OUR SPANISH LANGUAGE PROGRAM
Our Spanish school in Argentina offers you customized tuition of the Spanish Language at the level and pace especially suited to your personal goals. Our school is known for its interactive, communicative and personal teaching methods. All standard programs include four hours of private or group instruction per day. Additional hours can be arranged for.
Free daily student activities are included in all programs (Argentine cooking, tango lessons, local music, lectures on Argentinean Culture and History, Latin American movies) as well as all lesson materials, unlimited use of internet, a student discount card, a certificate and a walking tour in the neighborhood of the school during the first day. Especially our free cultural courses – one hour dialy! - are really popular. A great way of improving your Spanish while listening to and participating in activities all directed towards learning Spanish in a dynamic environment where you will learn about Latin American and Argentinean culture.
Interactive, Communicative Spanish Teaching
Successfully implementing the interactive method totally depends on the personal attention your Spanish teacher is able to give you. Therefore, our groups are small and all courses are (super) intensive. The make-up of the group is determined according to the students’ abilities; the first day of our Spanish program begins with an oral and written placement test.
There are four Spanish levels (with consequent sublevels), in accordance with the curriculum of the Instituto Cervantes and their equivalents in the Council of Europe. Each level takes between five and eight weeks to complete in full.
For those without any knowledge of the Spanish Language. Upon completion, the student will be able to formulate and understand short sentences relating to basic necessities and forms of politeness.
This course will bring the student to a higher level of comprehension and expression. The students will be able to express themselves, perhaps sometimes with a little difficulty, but usually spontaneously and independently, in everyday situations.
This level includes a revision of basic structures and an extension of Spanish grammatical structures (past tenses).
The student will have advanced communication ability, even in complicated situations. The student will work extensively on past tenses and will be introduced to the subjunctive.
Clearing up minor imperfections. Refining pronunciation and intonation. The student will communicate, without difficulty, with people who are native Spanish speakers. Errors and deficiencies in spansh grammar that still exist will be corrected.