Course in Spanish in Central America and Caribbean

Compare Courses in Spanish in Central America and Caribbean 2018/2019

A course refers to a specialized study program. It usually takes place on campus but can be delivered online. Courses are popular for people who want to get specific knowledge in one subject.

As an official language in twenty countries around the world and a significant minor language in many more, proficiency in written and oral Spanish can be quite beneficial to students who want to work internationally.

As for the educational organizations of Central America, they are improving. Many American colleges and universities run foreign classes in Central America and the Caribbeans, and they are consistently among the most popular ones. And even if the full-time learning by Americans has not been traditionally admitted, it is certainly gaining in this regard.

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Adult Spanish Immersion Program

Intercultura Costa Rica
Campus Full time 1 - 16 weeks Open Enrollment Costa Rica Heredia Sámara + 1 more

Our Spanish immersion program provides a complete Spanish immersion opportunity, Our program is based on four integrated components: daily classes, daily cultural activities, homestay families (optional but highly recommended), and our "Spanish-Only rule" on campus. This is to make sure that our students make the most out of their Spanish studies while being in our school facilities, by providing a 100% immersion environment and experience for all students. Learn how to actually speak Spanish in meaningful, real-life situations, with our fun and dynamic classes. Class sessions incorporate effective and authentic learning activities suitable for all learning styles, cultures, and ages. [+]

1. OUR VERY BEST DEAL OF THE YEAR: Green Season Promo - $295 OFF our Spanish group classes when booked a minimum of 3 weeks of Spanish program. This discount applies for all programs taken between August 6th – December 21st, 2018.

2. COSTA RICAN NATIONAL HOLIDAY PROMO – We celebrate the Annexation of Guanacaste and give a $25 discount on each week of Spanish classes when booked during the month of July 2018!

NOTE: Only one discount applies at a time.

Learn how to actually speak Spanish in meaningful, real-life situations, with our fun and dynamic classes. Class sessions incorporate effective and authentic learning activities suitable for all learning styles, cultures, and ages.... [-]


SIELE Exam & Prep. Course (Accredited)

Intercultura Costa Rica
Campus Full time Open Enrollment Costa Rica Heredia

Our Heredia city school location is an official SIELE examination center where you can take your SIELE exam and take classes beforehand to prepare yourself accordingly. Our accredited Spanish courses are in line with the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages (CEFR). [+]

1. OUR VERY BEST DEAL OF THE YEAR: Green Season Promo - $295 OFF our Spanish group classes when booked a minimum of 3 weeks of Spanish program. This discount applies for all programs taken between August 6th – December 21st, 2018.

2. COSTA RICAN NATIONAL HOLIDAY PROMO – We celebrate the Annexation of Guanacaste and give a $25 discount on each week of Spanish classes when booked during the month of July 2018!

NOTE: Only one discount applies at a time.

What is SIELE?

SIELE stands for Servicio International de Evaluación de la Lengua Española and is the most recognized Spanish proficiency certificate in the world, and is endorsed by the Instituto Cervantes, Universidad Autónoma de México, Universidad de Salamanca, and Universidad de Buenos Aires.... [-]


Spanish PLUS Activity Course

Intercultura Costa Rica
Campus Full time 1 - 12 weeks Open Enrollment Costa Rica Heredia Sámara + 1 more

Want to learn more than just Spanish?! Are you looking to combine Spanish immersion classes with a volunteer project, private surf or latin dance classes or are you a medical student seeking for an extra focus on Medical Spanish? Then one of our following Spanish PLUS Activity option may be suitable for you. [+]

1. OUR VERY BEST DEAL OF THE YEAR: Green Season Promo - $295 OFF our Spanish group classes when booked a minimum of 3 weeks of Spanish program. This discount applies for all programs taken between August 6th – December 21st, 2018.

2. COSTA RICAN NATIONAL HOLIDAY PROMO – We celebrate the Annexation of Guanacaste and give a $25 discount on each week of Spanish classes when booked during the month of July 2018!

NOTE: Only one discount applies at a time.

Our Spanish PLUS activiyy program includes Spanish group classes (max. 6 students per classroom) which we offer year-round for all ages at both of our top locations that you can start anytime.

Also do we offer private Spanish classes (depending on the season - please check availability on private classes in advance).... [-]


Online spanish classes

Tico Lingo
Online Full time Part time 1 hour Open Enrollment Costa Rica Heredia + 1 more

Online Spanish Classes with a Tico Lingo Professor Study and learn Spanish online with a local Costa Rican Spanish professor from Tico Lingo. Set your own schedule and study the topics that interest you most. Sign up before or after an immersion program and receive a 15% discount on online classes! [+]

Online Spanish Classes with a Tico Lingo Professor

Study and learn Spanish online with a local Costa Rican Spanish professor from Tico Lingo. Set your own schedule and study the topics that interest you most. Sign up before or after an immersion program and receive a 15% discount on online classes!

Hourly Cost: $23/hr

Connect over Skype with a live Spanish professor from Costa Rica Set your own schedule (we recommended 1-hour classes) Receive a 15% discount on an immersion program registration [-]

Teen Spanish Immersion Summer Camp

Tico Lingo
Campus Full time 3 weeks February 2019 Costa Rica Heredia

Combining intensive Spanish classes, daily cultural activities, and weekend adventure tours, the Teen Spanish camp aims to fully immerse students in Costa Rican culture and community. [+]

Combining intensive Spanish classes, daily cultural activities, and weekend adventure tours, the Teen Spanish camp aims to fully immerse students in Costa Rican culture and community.

The camp emphasises studying and acquiring Spanish through cultural immersion. Students will not only walk away with an increased level of Spanish, but also a new worldly and cultural perspective on life… and an adventure to share with everyone back home!

Ages: 13 – 18Duration: 3 weeks

Program Details

The Teen Spanish Immersion Summer Camp runs for three weeks and combines intensive Spanish classes, daily cultural activities, and weekend excursions. It’s an all-inclusive program that offers teens everything they’ll need to learn, immerse, and walk away with the adventure of a lifetime.... [-]


Adult Spanish Immersion Programs

Tico Lingo
Campus Full time 1 - 16 weeks Open Enrollment Costa Rica Heredia

Our Adult Spanish programs are designed to get students speaking conversational Spanish as quickly as possible. We offer different program options that each include Spanish language courses and local homestay accommodation. [+]

Our Adult Spanish programs are designed to get students speaking conversational Spanish as quickly as possible. We offer different program options that each include Spanish language courses and local homestay accommodation. Many students have seen drastic increases in Spanish language fluency after 3 to 4 weeks.

Program duration is flexible, ranging from 1-16 weeks.

Included in each program:

Airport Pickup Placement exam to ensure proper leveling City-wide tour of Heredia with Map Conversational classes with locals Diploma for course completion

Basic Spanish Immersion Program

The Basic program includes 4 hours of Spanish language instruction per day with homestay accommodation in a local Tico family home.... [-]


Course: Spanish for Health Professionals

Elec Spanish School
February 2019 Costa Rica San Isidro de El General

Our courses of health professionals are designed so that our students can develop their language skills from the first hours of class, in the four skills described and contemplated in the written expression, reading comprehension and texts, auditory ability and oral interaction. This is combined with vocabulary, expressions, and medical topics to train our students in this specific field. In our health programs the grammar is not ignored, it is reviewed every day but starting from its function, that is our interest is not how many of these terms the student knows, but he can do with them especially in his medical performance. [+]

Our courses of health professionals are designed so that our students can develop their language skills from the first hours of class, in the four skills described and contemplated in the written expression, reading comprehension and texts, auditory ability and oral interaction. This is combined with vocabulary, expressions, and medical topics to train our students in this specific field.

In our health programs the grammar is not ignored, it is reviewed every day but starting from its function, that is our interest is not how many of these terms the student knows, but he can do with them especially in his medical performance.

We structure the courses in A1 A2, B1 B2, and C1 C2.... [-]


Course: Business Spanish for Foreigners

Elec Spanish School
February 2019 Costa Rica San Isidro de El General

This is a program that contains courses aimed at students of business and economic sciences, as well as entrepreneurs, investors, executives, and managers. We offer all levels from A1 to C2 in this business area, which are located through a leveling test and a linguistic immersion through the practice of the language in face-to-face classes combined with recreational activities. [+]

This is a program that contains courses aimed at students of business and economic sciences, as well as entrepreneurs, investors, executives, and managers. We offer all levels from A1 to C2 in this business area, which are located through a leveling test and a linguistic immersion through the practice of the language in face-to-face classes combined with recreational activities. One of the main objectives of this program is that our customers can communicate in an international context aimed at people who perform commercial functions, responsible for the purchase, responsible for business and export managers. Our programs are divided into three areas which each course assistant will choose depending on their own interests, even if it does not matter what level of Spanish they have since the courses are adapted according to the linguistic knowledge that the student possesses. ... [-]


Course: Catholic liturgy program

Elec Spanish School
Campus Full time 4 weeks February 2019 Costa Rica San Isidro de El General

These courses are based on the vocabulary and grammatical structures, associated with the themes related to the liturgy, and all activities carried out in the Catholic Church. [+]

These courses are based on the vocabulary and grammatical structures, associated with the themes related to the liturgy, and all activities carried out in the Catholic Church.

Structure of the classes

This program is given intensively, in courses of 4 hours a day. In the first hours, we study subjects of daily life and the rest of the hours, focusing on the vocabulary, expressions, and structures referring to the church and its teachings.

Design of the programs

They are prepared for the different levels, beginners, intermediate, advanced and superior.

These levels are determined through the placement test, which is applied on the first day of classes.

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Course: Program for Missionaries

Elec Spanish School
Campus Full time 4 weeks February 2019 Costa Rica San Isidro de El General

In our school, we have designed specific programs for clients, who dedicate their lives to the task of mission and support others to have a better quality of life, in all its integral being. The programs for missionaries are structured to develop them with students, of any level, be it beginner, intermediate, advanced or superior. The contents that each program contains, are compacted in 4 intensive weeks, of 4 hours a day. We adapt to the needs of the client and the availability of their time. [+]

In our school, we have designed specific programs for clients, who dedicate their lives to the task of mission and support others to have a better quality of life, in all its integral being. The programs for missionaries are structured to develop them with students, of any level, be it beginner, intermediate, advanced or superior. The contents that each program contains, are compacted in 4 intensive weeks, of 4 hours a day. We adapt to the needs of the client and the availability of their time. Our method is communicative, for that reason we work on the 4 skills that every person needs to develop to communicate:

Auditory ability Written expression Reading comprehension and texts Oral production ... [-]

Total Spanish immersion - Group 4 program

ILISA Language School
Campus Full time Open Enrollment Costa Rica San Pedro

Learn Spanish in Costa Rica! This program puts you in a group with students of a similar level. With a maximum of four students per group, your participation is assured and your progress is guaranteed. Classes are scheduled from 8 a.m. to 12 p.m., with a 20-minute break at 10 a.m. This program provides plenty of time for Spanish instruction while still allowing enough free time to enjoy our free cultural activities throughout the week. [+]

Learn Spanish in Costa Rica! This program puts you in a group with students of a similar level. With a maximum of four students per group, your participation is assured and your progress is guaranteed. Classes are scheduled from 8 a.m. to 12 p.m., with a 20-minute break at 10 a.m.

This program provides plenty of time for Spanish instruction while still allowing enough free time to enjoy our free cultural activities throughout the week. In the event that we are unable to place you in a group class due to differing skill levels, we shall instead provide 3 hours 15 minutes of individual (1:1) tutoring.

Program highlights Benefit from our professional approach Learn from excellent professors Learn quickly with effective teaching methods Benefit from our excellent facility Have a fun cultural experience [-]

Total Spanish Immersion - Group 4 PLUS program

ILISA Language School
Campus Full time Open Enrollment Costa Rica San Pedro

Learn Spanish in Costa Rica through Group 4 Plus, the most popular program at ILISA Instituto de Idiomas. It combines the Group Program plus two hours of private tutoring in the afternoon. The private lessons will be customized to match your personal interests and needs. These afternoon classes emphasize extending your active vocabulary and improving your proficiency. They are a great complement to the morning classes. [+]

Learn Spanish in Costa Rica through Group 4 Plus, the most popular program at ILISA Instituto de Idiomas. It combines the Group Program plus two hours of private tutoring in the afternoon. The private lessons will be customized to match your personal interests and needs. These afternoon classes emphasize extending your active vocabulary and improving your proficiency. They are a great complement to the morning classes.

Program highlights Benefit from our professional approach Learn from excellent professors Learn quickly with effective teaching methods Enjoy the comfort of our great facility Have a fun cultural experience [-]

GROUP PROGRAMS

Outward Bound Costa Rica
Campus Full time 1 - 85 days Open Enrollment Costa Rica San José

Our customized group courses are designed to meet the goals of the high school, university, and other organizational, social or civic groups. Group courses utilize a wilderness-based classroom, service learning, and cultural immersion to cultivate leadership, team building, and personal growth in a bilingual setting.

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Course length ranges from 1-day to multi-week expeditions. Groups must have at least 5 participants and there is no limit to the number of participants overall. Spanish language and culture courses are the core of our organization, revealing a Costa Rica that most will never have the opportunity to experience. Activities range from trekking through remote rainforest with local guides and practicing language skills to making traditional meals alongside homestay families and contributing to sustainable living and conservation efforts. Leadership development courses facilitate experiences that encourage personal growth and team building for outdoor educators, sports teams, and peer leaders alike. Opportunities range from learning and practicing new interpersonal communication skills, and expanding on personal strengths to develop individual leadership styles. Service learning courses provide mutually beneficial experiences that foster communication, awareness, and tolerance among different cultures. Past service projects have included painting or small-scale construction of schools and community centers, installing or maintaining drinking water systems, and sea turtle and other conservation projects. We will build for you and your group, a fully customized program that can include, hiking, surfing, whitewater rafting, kayaking rappelling, scuba diving, tree climbing, zip lining, cultural tours and service projects. ... [-]


Volunteer in Costa Rica with ILISA

ILISA Language School
Campus Full time 1 - 12 weeks Open Enrollment Costa Rica San Pedro

Our volunteer program focuses on providing individuals a practical experience; hence, playing a big role in developing their career path. Volunteers will be involved in activities that respond to identified community needs with the aim to raise awareness of current issues. The student will be able to develop his or her analytical abilities, social skills, and ethical responsibilities. [+]

Our volunteer program focuses on providing individuals a practical experience; hence, playing a big role in developing their career path. Volunteers will be involved in activities that respond to identified community needs with the aim to raise awareness of current issues. The student will be able to develop his or her analytical abilities, social skills, and ethical responsibilities.

The Volunteer program focuses on an educational experience combined with community service, giving the volunteer the opportunity to expand their knowledge and awareness on a specific area.

Program highlights Enjoy an educational and practical experience in Costa Rica Immerse completely in the country’s culture and lifestyle Participate actively in academic reflections and dialogues Lend a hand and work side by side with locals in a community Learn from dynamic and top-notch teachers [-]

Course in Spanish in Nicaragua

Kulturstudier
Campus Full time 1 semester August 2019 Nicaragua León

In Nicaragua we offer spanish studies on three levels, from beginners to advanced. In addition you do Latinamerican studies. The studies are offered in collaboration with Nicaragua’s second largest public university, UNAN-Leon.

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Course in Spanish in Nicaragua

Study location: León, Nicaragua

In Nicaragua we offer spanish studies on three levels, from beginners to advanced. In addition you do Latinamerican studies. The studies are offered in collaboration with Nicaragua’s second largest public university, UNAN-Leon.

We help you to choose the level of Spanish Beginner - Spanish 1 and pre-course Intermediate Level - Spanish 1 Advanced - Spanish 2

The Spanish course accounts for 2/3 of the semester. The last 1/3 is Latinamerican studies. Together they make up a full semester - 30 ECTS credits.

Spanish

When you learn Spanish in a Spanish speaking country the course literature and the use of the new language is a part of everyday life. With a little initiative and determination, you learn to speak the language fluently.... [-]