Jorge Tadeo Lozano University - Caribe

El Español de García Márquez

Program Summary:
Spanish with emphasis on literature of García Márquez and the Caribbean culture
Program description:
Jorge Tadeo Lozano University, Caribbean Section, is offering the Spanish Foreign Language program in its three levels, based on the Common European Framework of Reference (CEFR): Beginner (A1-A2), Intermediate (B1-B2).
General Objective:
To teach the Spanish language to people from all over the world, revealing our country's culture, with the objective of creating cultural exchange spaces in which, in addition to learning, students could participate efficiently in the social relations within the environment.
The name of the program refers to our Colombian Nobel Prize winner, since he is a reference of universal literature, and therefore, Colombia also. We make emphasis in the study of his work. The important cultural immersion in this teaching-learning context is carried out with different academic and extracurricular activities, where the student obtains close experiences to Garcia Marquez's Cartagena.
Program aimed at: Foreign adults of all ages interested in learning Spanish
Levels: A1-A2, B1-B2
Hourly intensity: Standard course - 20 hours per week
Intensive course – 30 hours per week
Private courses – 10 hours per week
Starting and completion dates: Courses begin every Monday
Special courses during summer
Associated services: We can search and arrange loadging
Cultural activities included in the program: Walking tour through the old city. Visit to museums.
Requirements for registration: Take the online placement exam and also fill in the registration form and meet the immigration requirements
Cost per level or course: Standard Course US 353 x week (20 hours/week)
Intensive Course US 452 x week (30 hours/ week)
Private Course US 353 x week (10 hours/week
Preparation for DELE (on request depending on the level)
Academic materials & books not included
Lodging Information for foreign students: Home stay, hostels, hotels depending on personal preferences
Contact: Iliana Restrepo Hernández
Phone: (5) 6602425
Address: Centro, calle de la Chichería No. 38-42 Cartagena de Indias
Web page: El Español de García Márquez