STUDY SPANISH AT UAG
Consider Guadalajara as your next destination for studying Spanish! Located in Western Mexico, Guadalajara offers the exquisite splendor of a city that is traditional and modern at the same time. It has one of the best climates in the world, and is near the beautiful beaches of Puerto Vallarta, Manzanillo, and Melaque.
UNIVERSIDAD AUTÓNOMA DE GUADALAJARA (UAG), the oldest private university in Mexico, has strived for academic excellence for more than 80 years. Its name has become synonymous with educational prestige and is well-known around the world. UAG has especially achieved important recognition in Latin America.
THE INTERNATIONAL LANGUAGE CENTER (ILC) at UAG offers its students the opportunity to grow both personally and professionally by means of learning a foreign language. Therefore, students reaffirm their values through interactions and class discussions, as well as by analyzing the culture of the country whose language is being learned.
Furthermore, students develop linguistic skills that allow them to communicate effectively in a foreign language in a personal, academic, and professional context; all which can increase the level of understanding and respect towards other people and cultures.
The ILC is a service center, open to the general community that serves both UAG students and external national and interantional students.
ENGLISH - FRENCH - GERMAN - ITALIAN - PORTUGUESE - KOREAN - CHINESE - JAPANESE - RUSSIAN - SPANISH
INTENSIVE SPANISH COURSES
Our Intensive Spanish Courses program includes a combination of Spanish as a second language and Mexican culture classes. In the Spanish courses, students become familiarized with the language's vocabulary, pronunciation, and grammar up to the point of acquiring a complete understanding of the language; whereas the cultural component provides a unique opportunity to practice Spanish in the classroom while being immersed in the culture.
There is a total of 10 Spanish levels offered with each level lasting 4 weeks. A minimum number of students is required to open each level.
Classes are held from Monday to Friday from 9:00 to 13:00 hours. The cultural component class is held from 13:00 to 15:00 hours.
For the cultural component, students can choose from one of the following classes depending on what better suits their profile and academic background.
- Mexican Folklore
- Mexican Films
- Mexican History
- Mexican Literature
- Tourist Services in Mexico
- Entrepreneurship in Mexico
- Science and Technology in Mexico
- Medical Services in Mexico