Spanish Language Course and Immersion in Playa Tamarindo

Location: Costa Rica: Tamarindo

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 Tamarindo Beach, enjoy your Spanish learning or surf vacation in this small beach town known for its pleasantly year round climate.

Tamarindo is surrounded by National Parks, mountains and nature including Leatherback Turtles who lay their eggs in nearby locations.

Our school is situated in the heart of Playa Tamarindo everything in this small costal town (including the beach) are just a few minutes walk away.

Our classes are held in a a two storey - the top floor of the building is utilized for a student break area and a place to offer various cultural activities. Around the classrooms and the residence, students can enjoy beautiful and well maintained tropical gardens.

Highlights

You have the following course options:
* 4 lessons daily: (20 group lessons per week)
* 6 lessons daily: (30 group lessons per week)

- We accept all language levels / ages 18+
- Unlimited course length
- A "lesson" usually lasts approx. 50 minutes
- Course runs Monday through Friday
- Courses are held from 8:00 am to 12:00 pm
- Loan of course materials are included
- Placement test and orientation on first day of course
- Maximum 6 students per group class

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

Lodging options:

* Host Family:
- Private room
- Meals included: breakfast and 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 5 - 20 mins walking or bus from school

The majority of our families are located in the towns of Santa Rose and Villa Real approximately 3-5 miles from Playa Tamarindo. Regular cheap public transportation are available. Taxis are available at virtually any hour.

* Residence:
- Private room
- No meals
- Next to school
- Basic and clean
- Bed linens provided; must bring towels
- You will be given a key to your lodgings

After class and weekend activities:
Enjoy social and cultural outings during the week with other students and optional weekend excursions. International students aged 18 - 40 make up 80% of school's population.

These type of activities constitute an important part of any Spanish language immersion program. Each week depending on student interest and depending what is going on in the surrounding area, we can offer or help to arrange an array of activities.

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 Costa Rica

Independently

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

2000

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