This course is ideal for students who have very little time to study Spanish, but need to learn to react in diverse social situations.
These classes are centered around social situations such as: asking for directions, ordering in restaurants, hotels, clinics, talking about one’s preferences and tastes, etc.
(20 hours 1 week)
(All levels under the European Standard)
These courses have a maximum of 10 students per group and allow each student the opportunity to develop their oral and written skills in a dynamic class environment.
20 hours a week
The Standard course is composed of two 100 minute classes per day.
(From 1-12 weeks)
PRIVATE COURSES (ONE ON ONE)
(Hours are to be chosen by the student)
Private one-on-one sessions allow the student to work intensively on all the skills required to learn the Spanish the language.
This is a specially designed course adapted to the necessities and preferences of each and every student, guaranteeing a much faster rate of progress.
Number of hours chosen by the student.
ACADEMIC PROGRAM IN THE ANDES
These courses are normally offered to university groups who need to follow a specific Spanish course that meets the standards of their particular university, as well as activities and tours in Peru.
The program coordinator and the teachers of our centre are in constant communication from the preparatory stage throughout the entire duration of the course.
programs are adapted to the requirements of the universities.
Price: according to the type of program
This course is designed for students who have previously studied the Spanish language but are now out of practice. It is a tailor-made course that revises one’s knowledge of the language and updates this knowledge to correspond to potential new requirements on the part of the student.
10 hours a week.
SPANISH AND CERAMICS
A fantastic academic and cultural experience that allows the student to learn the Spanish language in classes at our centre and at a potter’s workshop where ceramics is taught in Spanish.
The course is composed of three weeks of Spanish class + homestay.
First week, 20 hours of standard Spanish
Second week, 10 hours of standard Spanish/technique + 10 hours of ceramics
Third week, 20 hours of ceramics.
The ceramic course includes visits to museums in relation to the theme, techniques and practice in the workshop of the ceramic teacher.
It is expected that at the end of the course, the student will be able to complete a small piece of art.
The costs of the materials are included in the price of the course.
SPANISH AND WEAVING
(Minimum duration- 3 weeks)
A fantastic experience that allows the student to learn Spanish while discovering the art of weaving using ancient andean techniques.
The course is composed of three weeks of Spanish classes + Homestay (Room and Board, • meals, 7 days/week)
First week, 20 hours of standard Spanish (in Cusco),+
Second Week, 10 hours of standard Spanish/technique special focus on weaving related vocabulary + fieldtrip to the museum CTTC of weavings(in Cusco),
The third week (in Chinchero): 20 hours of practice classes on the elaboration of textiles(spinning, dyeing, weaving, etc.) in the house of a weaver, member of the women’s weavers
Association “Loraypo” in Chinchero, a historic Inca village situated thirty minutes from Cusco.
It is expected that at the end of the course, the student will be able to complete a small piece of weaving
The cost of the materials is included in the price of the course.
LITERATURE COURSE (ETHNOHISTORY / ANDEAN ANTHROPOLOGY)
These courses are specifically oriented towards students who wish to learn the Spanish language in an interdisciplinary manner in relation to history, anthropology, and Andean literature, always with an emphasis on grammar and vocabulary. This method is also known as “CLIL” (Content and Language Integrated Learning). It is a very flexible course that adapts to the themes and specific interests of the student.
10 hours weekly
SPANISH COURSE FOR SPECIFIC PROFESSIONAL AREAS.
Spanish for business, medicine, tourism, spanish for volunteers, etc…)
This is a course focused on professionals of distinct areas.
In this course the student develops his/her capacity, ability and communication methods that need to be applied in a determined context. Such as skills and techniques that are used in oral and/or written situations that renders one more assertive (in meetings, telephone conversations, letters, medical diagnosis, interviews, official functions etc…).
As well as improving his/her knowledge of the Spanish language, the student will learn to become familiar with verbal and non-verbal communication of the Peruvian Culture, among other cultural basics for a better professional understanding.
minimum duration- two weeks.
30 hours of Standard Spanish + 10 hours of Spanish for specific professional areas.
Professional areas: Business, medicine, tourism, Spanish for volunteers, etc…
DELE PREP COURSE
(Includes general Spanish and a module specifically designed for the preparation of the exam).
This course is oriented towards students who wish to obtain the DELE (Diploma de Español como Lengua Extranjera (Diploma in Spanish as a second language) which is an official diploma that accredits your level of Spanish as having the standards required by the Cervantes Institute in the name of the Spanish Ministry of Spanish Education.
The course consists of a concrete preparation of the examination including working with actual exam material and simulations of the exams.
30 hours of standard Spanish
10 hours of specific preparation for the exam.