Our intensive courses are designed for people who want to learn Spanish quickly or improve their Spanish. You will have 2, 4, 5 or 6 sessions every day, from Monday to Friday, and an extra and free session, every day, about cultural issues.
If you are looking for special course that suits your personal interests, if you need to improve your grammar knowledge or maybe you want to develop your ability to communicate with confidence in Spanish, we recommend you to do the following course: two daily lessons focusing on grammar or with special attention to conversation skills.
This is the standard course if you want to learn Spanish quickly. You will practice the 4 language skills: listening, reading, writing communication and oral communication. And if you are good in language learning, you can achieve B1 level in only 10 weeks!
If you need personal attention or an extra grammar lesson is best bet; this includes an additional language class per day.
Super intensive course for people who wish to advance more quickly. You will have two additional sessions daily.
5 FREE: One extra free session daily, about the culture of the people who speak the language.
A tour in the city to get to know the Spanish and Mediterranean cuisine. It is very interesting and useful to understand the way of life in Spain.
Rhythm, music, lyrics, dance, history, in a short workshop to introduce you to the world of one of the most interesting music styles in the world.
How do you say «thank you» in your language? How do you ask for something? What do you pay in a bar? Are you thinking of a gift for a Spanish family? What do you think is appropriate? How to gain confidence with Spaniards, how can you make them feel comfortable with you?.
Cultural workshops about Hispanic celebrities as Dali, Picasso, Lorca, Buñuel, Manuel de Falla, Balenciaga… .
Almería has, for many years, been the natural studio for a lot of films which are basics in the history of Hollywood movies. The most recent director to film here is Ridley Scott, who has shot scenes from his new film «The book of Exodus» with Christian Bale as Moses. The list of famous actors and directors who have worked here is endless: Clint Eastwood, john Lennon, Steven Spielberg, Sergio Leone, Anthony Mann, David Lean, Josepf L.Mankiewicz… with films like Lawrence of Arabia, Indiana Jones, Cleopatra and Mark Antony, James Bond, Conan the Barbarian, El Cid, and so on. If you like cinema, you’ll be surprised.
We talk about Spanish in the modern world; varieties of Spanish pronunciation in different areas and countries; specific vocabulary of different Spanish-speaking countries. We practice pronunciation and oral comprenhension extensively.
A workshop covering typical festivities:
-Sanfermines: a presentation of this world famous fiesta, the city, history and origin of the «sanfermines», orientation and advice on running with the bulls.
-Semana Santa: «procesiones» and their origin, starting in the renaissance and baroque period, until today.
-Christmas in Spain: Reyes Magos, Nochevieja, the grapes, the Belén…
-And more! Fallas in Valencia, Tomatina in Buñol, Carnival, Feria…
-Theatre and scenic arts in Spain: from the Roman drama to modern flamenco, through the baroque theatre (Cervantes, Calderón, Tirso) to the avant-garde (la Fura dels Baus, Salvador Távora…).
|1 Week||2 Weeks||3 Weeks||4 Weeks||Extra Week|
|Intensive 4 lessons / day||170€||295€||445€||590€||+145€|
|Intensive 5 lessons / day||220€||390€||540€||690€||+160€|
|Intensive 6 lessons / day||270€||470€||670€||870€||+180€|
This course gives you the ability to participate in a normal conversation in the Spanish language
-There are no registration fee for our courses.
-Price of text books not included.
-One Spanish lesson = 45 minutes.
-5 FREE: a workshop about a cultural topic every day; a free session, not mandatory, for all the students in the school.
-Level test to place you in an appropriate group.
-We provide a certificate with your level of Spanish and duration of the course.
-In the exceptional case that only 1 student is enrolled in a course, the school reserves the right to change a group course into One to One tuition. In this case, class hours will be reduced by 50%. The participant will be notified that there is a reduction in the number of lessons but they will be individual and without incurring any extra cost.