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::: Why study Spanish in Medellín?

WHY STUDY SPANISH IN MEDELLÍN?
Medellín is the second largest and the most entrepreneur city in Colombia. It is also known as the “most beautiful city in South America”. This urban town, settled in the Aburrá Plain, is also the most important producer of orchids, home of parks and tropical birds. Nightlife, called here as “rumba”, takes place in varied places, starts early on Thursdays to reach its euphoria and excitement climax on Saturdays’ nights.

 


UNIVERSIDAD DE ANTIOQUIA
Medellín - Spanish Course



Methodology:


Communicative approach that enables the positive social immersion, including the intercultural competence in every activity developed along the course, having in mind the different social environments plus the relationship between language and culture. Cultural trips and activities.



Duration:


480 hours



More info at: www.udea.edu.co


Universidad de Antioquia




UNIVERSIDAD PONTIFICIA BOLIVARIANA
Medellín - Spanish Course

Methodology:


Based on social constructivism, communicative competences development, previous knowledge and learning motivation of languages. Besides, learning styles and learning autonomy development are considered. Cultural activities.



Duration:


640 hours divided in 20 or 10 hours courses.

Services:
Academic tutor, conversation tutor, accommodation search, basic class courses’ attendance.



More info at: www.upb.edu.co
Universidad

Pontificia Bolivariana




UNIVERSIDAD EAFIT
Medellín - Spanish Course



Methodology:


Communicative immersion approach and workshops. Extra-curricular trips.

Duration:
456 hours



Services:


Accommodation advisory, medical emergencies service.



More info at: www.eafit.edu.co


Universidad EAFIT




UNIVERSIDAD DE MEDELLÍN
Medellín - Spanish Course



Methodology:


Sharing spaces and situations enable the acknowledge of practices, habits, customs, historical and social referents, knowledge and development of communicative competences associated to in-class sessions, laboratory practices, audio-visual support and field experiences. Field trips for language practicing and strengthening.



Duration:


15 days, intensive course 6 to 16 weeks

Services:
Isa support, accommodation choice and contracting, counseling sessions, course virtual support, conversation sessions.



More info at: www.udem.edu.co


Universidad de Medellín