Spanish Courses with optional Volunteering in Bogota

Location: Colombia: Bogota

Program Duration: 3-6 Months, 1-2 Weeks, 2-4 Weeks, 5-8 Weeks, 7-12 Months, 9-12 Weeks, Alternative Spring Break, Multiple Year, Summer

Dates: Course starts every Monday (except beginners)

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

If you want to learn Spanish, Bogota is a wonderful choice of city. Our school is considered one of the world's leading Spanish schools, offering a wide range of courses! The main goal of our courses is to develop our students' communicative skills.
OUR ADVANTAGES
• There are countless language schools in Colombia: so why would you want to take a Spanish course with us
• In Bogotá since 2007
• A team of specialised teachers
• We're in a great location and in a pretty amazing city
• A real nice atmosphere in a lovely building
• Attended by a nice mix of students
• Excellent, value-for-money accommodation

SCHOOL'S LOCATION
• located in the centre of La Candelaria, the city's historical district
• 5 minutes walk to Plaza de Bolivar (the old city's main square)
• 10 minutes walk to the Gold Museum
• Approximately 7km to Bogota airport

TUITION
• The minimum age is 16 years old
• All levels from complete beginners to very advanced
• Classes are held from Monday to Friday
• 1 hour is 55 minutes
• The average number of students per group is 4 to 5, max. 8
• Course timetable for General courses: classes normally take place from 09.30 to 13.30, with a 20-minute break

The school organises a varied programme of social activities for our Spanish students. These include welcome breakfasts, guided visits and excursions to places of interest in and around Bogotá, films in Spanish, concerts by local musicians, and exchange evenings and many more!

Highlights

Find the course that meets your interests:

INTENSIVE SPANISH of 20 lessons, from $220 USD a week
This is our main course. Our intensive courses consist of 4 hours tuition per day, from Monday to Friday. It offers you a high degree of flexibility: you can do as many weeks as you want and start at any point in the year, whatever your level. Discounts from the 5th week! Students who already have some knowledge of Spanish may start an intensive course any Monday throughout the year. For students with no previous knowledge of Spanish, the start dates on specific dates.

COMBINE your intensive course WITH:
• Voluntary work , FREE
• Business Spanish , 2 hours/day (10 h/week): $300 USD a week
• Salsa dancing , $70 USD a week
• Eco-tourism in the Amazon
• Private tuition, $30 USD per hour
• Online Spanish courses
• Teacher training courses for Spanish teachers
• Made-to-measure courses for closed groups

Qualifications

VOLUNTEERING
This programme combines an Intensive Spanish course with 3 or 4 hours of volunteer work with children. The organization we work with is Fundación EsperanzaMake a difference by taking part in a social project. You’ll help develop the social and academic skills of children in Bogotá. Activities may include: teaching basic English, playing board games and participating in other recreational activities. Other volunteer options may be available on request:
• Duration - 4 weeks or more
• Minimum recommended level: Intermediate
• Schedule - 3 or 4 hours a day of volunteer work
• Minimum age: 18
• Transportation does not provided, but we are happy to advise students on how best to arrive at their destination

Minimum Education

High School

Languages
  • Spanish

Languages Used as a Medium of Teaching
  • Spanish
  • English

Cost in US$:

Price from: $220 USD a week, discounts from the 5th week!

Cost Includes:

Cost Include Description:

• Classes
• Level test
• Certificates
• Program of social & cultural activities of approximately 6 -10 hours per week
• Access to all the school facilities

Credit Available

no

Volunteer Types
  • Childcare & Children
  • Community Centers
  • Special Needs
  • Education
  • Senior Citizens
  • Human Rights
  • Building & Construction Projects
  • Refugee Relief
  • Social Work
  • Teaching
This Program is open to

Worldwide Participant.

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

Participants Travel to Colombia

Independently

Application Process Involves
  • Online Application
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