Spanish Language Course and Immersion in Guanajuato

Location: Mexico: Guanajuato

Dates: All year round dates

Language Vacation

http://www.languagevacation.com

1056 Masters Lane Minden, Ontario K0M 2K0 Canada

Call Us

Phone: Toll Free ( North America) 1 888 494 3974Telephone (Intl) 1 705 745 4697

Description

Learn Spanish in the state capital of Guanajuato, enjoy your Spanish learning vacation in this UNESCO World Heritage Site.

The city of Guanajuato is an important historical and cultural colonial city and the surrounding silver mines are recognized by UNESCO. The city offers beautiful colonial buildings, picturesque squares, a vibrant University and modern museums. Combined with a year round pleasant climate this is an ideal place to learn Spanish.

Located in the city center in a charming building with 15 classrooms and a capacity of 110 students.

Highlights

* 4 lessons daily: (20 group lessons per week)

- Course includes 5 additional cultural classes per week
- We accept all language levels / ages 18+
- Unlimited course length
- A "lesson" usually lasts approx. 50 minutes
- Course runs Monday through Friday (mornings)
- Loan of course materials are included
- Placement test and orientation on first day of course
- Maximum 8 students per group class

Academic credit available: (if required)
- Undergraduate Credit Through Brookhaven College

Lodging options:

* Host Family:
- Private or shared room
- Meals included: Breakfast/Dinner daily
- Meals will be local custom
- Shared bathroom with family
- Bed linens provided; must bring towels
- You will be given a key to your lodgings
- Located 15 - 35 mins. to school by public transport

* Apartments:
- Private or shared room
- Self catering - NO meals included
- Expect to share with other international students
- Apartments are co-ed; bedrooms are same gender
- Equipped kitchen including cooking utensils
- Bed linens provided; must bring towels
- You will be given a key to your apartment
- Located 5 - 35 mins. to school by public transport

After class and weekend activities:

Guanajuato is, and has been for a long time, a center of culture and education so enjoy social and cultural outings during the week with other students from the school.

Explore museums, cathedrals and colonial sites, Indian markets, ruins and local places of interest, enjoy local architecture. The summer provides several local festivals with carnival like atmospheres. In the fall, the city hosts a world-renowned three-week international cultural event -- El Festival Internacional Cervantino.

Languages
  • Spanish

Languages Used as a Medium of Teaching
  • Spanish

Cost in US$:

Various options

Cost Includes:

Cost Include Description:

- Selected language course and course length
- Placement test and orientation on the day
- Lodging as requested
- Meals if selected
- Use of teaching materials and borrowing books
- Optional cultural and social activities.
- Language proficiency certificate
- Academic credit available if requested

Credit Available

yes

This Program is open to

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

Participants Travel to Mexico

Independently

Application Process Involves
  • Online Application
Typically The Application Process Time is
48 hours
Year Founded

2000

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