Universidad de Medellín

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Program Summary:
Los cursos de español hacen énfasis en la comunicación oral y la interacción.
Program description:
Our program Spanish for Foreigners is aimed at people who visit Colombia to learn Spanish, and the purpose consists in providing, from an interdisciplinary perspective, certain categories of pragmatic linguistics and the learning, practicing and development of Spanish as a second language.
Program aimed at: People who live in foreign countries and are interested in learning English as a second language.
Levels: • LEVEL A: Introduction to Spanish.
- A1: Initial basic level: Module 1 y 2.
- A2: Second basic level: Module 3 y 4.

• LEVEL B: Intermediate Study of Spanish.
B1: Initial intermediate level: Module 5 y 6.
B2: Advanced intermediate level: Module 7 y 8.

• LEVEL C
- C1.
- C2.
Hourly intensity: 40 hours per module
Starting and completion dates: Course A, 10 hours/week, 2 hours/day, Monday to Friday, 40 hours in total:

October 5

Course B, 20 hours/week, 4 hours/day, Monday to Friday, 40 hours in total:

October 19
Associated services: People who register for this course will have access to the sports facilities at the University of Medellin , several academic activities, and work material.
Cultural activities included in the program: • Two cultural visits to parks, places of interest, and museums..

• Students will have access to facilities at the university campus: library, gym, swimming pool, etc.
Requirements for registration: Students will be interviewed in order to determine their level of Spanish.
Cost per level or course: The cost of the course depends on the number of students in each group (COP, Colombian Pesos):
• Groups of 5 students: $ 1,700,000 COP
• Groups of 6 students: $ 1,440,000 COP
• Groups of 7 students: $ 1,250,000 COP
• Groups of 8 students: $ 1,120,000 COP
• Groups of 9 students: $ 1,000,000 COP
• Groups of 10 students: $ 900,000 COP
Lodging Information for foreign students: With respect to accommodations, the University of Medellin will offer several alternatives so that students can chose the kind of accommodation they prefer.
Contact: Édgar Ospina - Chief Language Center / Lars Fredrik Sorstad
Email: eospina@udem.edu.co; lfsorstad@udem.edu.co
Phone: (57-4) 3405257 - 3405258
Address: Carrera 87 # 30-65 Belén los Alpes. Medellín.
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