Universidad EAN

Spanish for Foreigners


Program Summary:
El programa desarrolla competencias en comprensión de lectura, auditiva, oral y escrita.
Program description:
This program, which includes 4 Spanish courses, looks to develop reading comprehension, listening, speaking and writing skills for non-Spanish speakers. Applicants will be able to improve their level of Spanish, have access to the culture, acquire technical vocabulary and familiarize themselves with how to use the language in order to interact in the Colombian business world.
1. General Spanish Courses.
2. Short Business Spanish Course.
3. Personalized courses.
4. Undergraduate and Postgraduate Study Units.
Program aimed at: Foreigners: Business people, students, kids, teens, diplomats and any executive who wants to improve his or her general or business communication skills in Spanish.
Levels: General Spanish Courses: Basic: A1 Four levels per module - Intermediate: A2 Four levels per module - Advanced: B1 / B2 Four levels per module.
Hourly intensity: Number of Contact Hours per module: 50 hours each,
Number of Hours of Autonomous Work per module: 60 hours each. - Personalized course Applicants are offered the opportunity to tailor their own course according to their needs and availability. Schedule and class location will be agreed mutually.
Starting and completion dates: Courses start with minimum of 2 students enrolled.
Start Dates 2016 February 22nd, April 11th, Jun 13th

Schedule options: Thursday, Wednesday and Tuesday 6:30 a.m. to 8:30 a.m., 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m., or Saturdays: 8:00 a.m. to 12:00 m
Associated services: Attendance to classes from the business field as assistants at the University in order to enhance listening skills and technical business vocabulary. Contact us for more information.
Cultural activities included in the program: The University offers some extracurricular activities that can be planned during the classes depending on the student interests. Some extra-extracurricular activities are at an additional cost.
Requirements for registration: 1. Fill in the registration form you will receive via email once you have reached contact with us.
2. Once you have taken a placement test you must send an email to spanishforforeigners@correo.ean.edu.co with the following documents: Completed registration form, Photocopy of Id. or Passport or visa, Photocopy of health insurance, Copy of visa and/or permit, payment proof. Once you send the payment proof, you will receive the Certificate of Enrolment.
Cost per level or course: General Spanish Courses: Groups 2 - 4 participants COP$2.400.000, - Personalized Courses: Minum of 10 hours: COP$1.280.000 - Per hour: COP$128.000. Contact us for more information
Lodging Information for foreign students: The University does not directly provide accommodation however can recommend: VIAJES ZEPPELIN S.A. – TRAVEL AGENCY Cra. 9º. No. 79ª-26, Phone Number: (57) (1) 212 3811 Mobile: (57) 317 258 6681
calarcon@viajeszeppelin.travel - GHL Comfort Hotel Los Héroes Calle 74 No. 15 – 60 PBX: (57) (1) 317 5959 - Fax (57) (1) 317 5906 Mobile: (57) 311 283 3395
sandra.castillo@ghlhoteles.com
Contact: Myriam Mejia Restrepo, Vicerrectoría de Extensión y Proyección Social, Continuing Education
Email: spanishforforeigners@universidadean.edu.co /mmejia@universidadean.edu.co
Phone: +57 (1) 593 64 64 Ext: 2864 - 1253
Address: Sede Av Chile: Calle 71 # 9-84
Sede Nogal: Carrera 11 # 78-47
Web page: Spanish for Foreigners