Program Details

It is a school directed to all travelers in South America who want to learn Spanish intensively and at the same time would like to stay with a Bolivian family to practice their Spanish thoroughly and learn Bolivian culture as well.
Location:
La Paz, Bolivia
Program Type:
Intensive Language
Degree Level:
Undergraduate
Duration:
1-3 months
Language:
Spanish

Program Overview

Program Description:
"ABC" Spanish Tuition is a private school, which along twenty years of existence has reached great experience in teaching Spanish, both to travelers and foreign residents in La Paz, Bolivia. The 7 Days-21 hours Course became very popular among travelers since the foundation of the School. This Course and the 10 Days - 30 hours courses are the standard courses and they are perfect for most backpackers with a little or some knowledge of the language. The results have always been more than satisfactory, considering the minimum time. The school offers even though, different types of courses for those people wanting to learn Spanish in a short time, being this way one of the first schools in this country specialized and focused on this kind of students.

It is a school directed to all travelers in South America who want to learn Spanish intensively and at the same time would like to stay with a Bolivian family to practice their Spanish thoroughly and learn Bolivian culture as well.

The Spanish courses available in the school range from beginner, intermediate to advanced levels. The courses for beginners usually are more intensive than the others and they can last one, two, three or four weeks. Three or four hours per day depending on the time and money available, and obviously on the needs of the students. The courses for Intermediate students could last one, two or more weeks, and after that, what they need is to practice, practice and practice. Advanced students generally need to perfectionate and polish their Spanish and the most common course can range from one week to three weeks, at two or three hours everyday. It is advisable either to register on line or to make a reservation of the course via e-mail, in advance . Once in the city, the student(s) will sign a contract with the teacher for the total number of hours.
Setting Description:
The possibility of staying in a house and studying at the same time is a need. For this reason the school gives the possibility of living in a house with a Bolivian family for as long the courses last. In the house there is a nice atmosphere which gives the students the necessary confidence for using the language. Although the classes are not in the same building, the house is located in the very center of the city, near the main avenue. The student can practice the language with any member of the family while having breakfast, lunch, dinner, or at any time of the day. The family offers single, double and matrimonial rooms. Conveniently, you should make a reservation of the room on line or via e-mail, in advance .
Cost:
1 Week/20 hrs Spanish Course = 1200 Bs 1 Week Family Homestay = 840 Bs

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