Intensive Spanish with Volunteering in Guanajuato, Mexico

Location: Mexico: Guanajuato

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

Dates: Every Monday, year around

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

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Phone: 1-616-827-7525

Fax: 1-616-777-5278

Description

• Solexico Guanajuato located in a university town is an ideal setting to experience Mexican culture while learning Spanish. Exposure to the Mexican accent and traditions will enrich the learning experience at Solexico.
• 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
• Our brightly colored school building easily accommodates 110 students in its 15 comfortable classrooms. There is also an open-air terrace where you can take breaks and meet with other students after classes, an inside courtyard, a multimedia classroom with free internet access, a teachers' lounge and a student office.
• You can learn Spanish in Guanajuato in our Solexico school, where you will find our general Spanish courses, with flexible start dates and duration, as well as a wide range of specialized courses to suit your needs.
• You will study in small groups (maximum 6 students per group) with classes either in the morning or in the afternoon and have an extra daily class covering local cultural topics and current events.

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

• If you have always wanted to do something for those less fortunate than you, now you have the chance to do so by becoming a volunteer in a Spanish-speaking country.
• Solexico Guanajuato will find you unpaid work in various social institutions. There is onlyone requirement: that you have an adequate level of Spanish for community service. Toensure this, and to help you adapt to this new situation, it is essential that you havefollowed a Spanish course with us for at least 4 weeks. Throughout your period ofvoluntary work, Solexico will be on hand to ensure you have support and guidance and soyou can tell us how things are working out.
• You will live with a family during the course. As soon as you start your voluntary workyou can choose to stay with your host family or move to another accommodation, notnecessarily managed by Solexico.
• As a sign of our commitment, Solexico Guanajuato donates directly to the charitableorganization when you take part in this program

Practical Information:
• Intensive course: minimum 4 weeks (Intensive Spanish Program 20)
• Voluntary work: minimum 4 weeks (20-40 hours per week)
• Classes: Intensive Spanish course: maximum of 6 students per group
• Start date: Any Monday, year round
• evel: Intensive Spanish course: between A1 and A2 (Beginner)
• Voluntary work: B1 (Intermediate)
• Voluntary work: Social institutions in Guanajuato, Mexico

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
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
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