Intensive Spanish with the Volunteering in Puerto Vallarta

Location: Mexico: Puerto Vallarta

Program Duration: 1-2 Weeks, 2-4 Weeks, 5-8 Weeks, 7-12 Months, 9-12 Weeks

Dates: Every Monday, year around

http://www.international-programs.com

2956 Florence Dr SW Grand Rapids, MI 49418-9736 United States

Call Us

Phone: 1-616-827-7525

Fax: 1-616-777-5278

Description

• Our Spanish school Puerto Vallarta is located two blocks from the Pacific Ocean in the heart of downtown. Surrounded by Vallarta's beautiful colonial buildings and charming city streets, our campus is also near restaurants, cafes, stores and nightspots.
• Our Spanish courses in Mexico have intensive, interactive programs designed to meet the needs of each student. Courses begin each Monday year-round and consist of sessions of 50 minutes with breaks in between. Upon arrival, students are given placement exams to determine their Spanish levels. All our Spanish Courses in Mexico are endorsed
• Nestled among charming colonial-style buildings and picturesque city streets, ourSpanish school in Puerto Vallarta is just one block from the Pacific Ocean. It’s right downtown in the swing of things near restaurants, cafes, shops and nighttime locales.
• Our building shows off the typical architecture of Puerto Vallarta and, like our other campuses, has a large café in a nice open terrace that is used for salsa classes, fiestas and as the meeting point for students during the breaks.
• Solexico Puerto Vallarta's offices and classrooms are decorated in the same Vallarta style as the exterior. There is also a conference room in which movies in Spanish and cultural lectures will be given. An internet area and wireless connection are also available at the center.

Highlights

STRUCTURE OF THE COURSE:
• The minimum age is 16 years old
• Starting dates: Any Monday (except beginners)
• All levels from complete beginners to very advanced
• 20 Spanish lessons per week
• From Monday to Friday
• Spanish courses are held from 9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. and are composed of 3 lessons of practical conversational grammar and 1 lessons of practical conversation and/or lectures
• This program consists of classes with an average of 4 students per class with a maximum of 6-8 students in high season
• Duration: any number of weeks

CREDITS:
• Students may receive credits for courses at Solexico through Brookhaven College
• Also, students may receive credit at their university or college for courses taken at Solexico with a previous agreement between both institutions. Solexico also offers courses to prepare students for college Spanish placement exams and the D.E.L.E. (The official diploma of Spanish as a Second Language).

Qualifications

Solexico Puerto Vallarta offers students the option to participate in one of our selected volunteer activities we have visited each of the sites located in the city of Puerto Vallarta to meet the administrators of the volunteer programs and to know the sites personally.

PEACE:

Mission:
PEACE works hand in hand with communities in Mexico to provide holistic education combined with community action programs that enable people to improve their quality of life as well as their financial stability.

Vision:
We envision a peaceful co-existence between human beings and natural treasures, between foreigners and locals, between those who can give and those who need assistance, between progress and preservation.

Guiding Principals:
• Protection: It is essential to protect animals, culture and the environment by conserving and celebrating the many facets of life, while instilling individual and communal responsibility.
• Education: An integral part of promoting positive change is providing quality education that encompasses all realms of life, therefore creating a lasting effect on both the collective and individual conscience.
• Animals: Living beings are an inherent part of our existence and survival, and we have the responsibility to serve as their protectors and ensure that they and their habitats are respected.
• Culture: Valuing diversity and culture is essential in fostering positive social change as well as promoting global awareness.
• Environment: As stewards of the natural world it is our duty to conserve and respect the environment and its resources while creating consciousness and awareness that will endure for generations.

Minimum Education

High School

Languages
  • Spanish

Languages Used as a Medium of Teaching
  • Spanish

Cost in US$:

259 USD a week, save on All your weeks from the fourth week!

Cost Includes:

Cost Include Description:

• Classes

• Pre-course level test

• Certificates

• Access to all the school facilities

• Free Salsa and Cooking classes included in all programs

• Free internet access and wireless connection

Credit Available

yes

Volunteer Types
  • Social Work
Age Range
16-28 and more
This Program is open to

American, European, Canadian, Australian, South African, Kiwi, Worldwide, Asian Participant.

Typical Living Arrangements
  • Home-stays
  • Independent living
  • Apartment/Flat

Participants Travel to Mexico

Independently

Application Process Involves
  • Online Application
International Programs's Mission Statement

We are an international education portal promoting and marketing quality pre-screened programs, allowing students to apply immediately on our web-site.

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