Learn Spanish in Salamanca

Salamanca

Population 180.000
Description Lively students' city (30% of its population are students) with one of the biggest universities in Europe.. Its cosmopolitan and friendly atmosphere provides a stimulating environment for learning Spanish and to experiencing Spanish lifestyle and culture.Was the Cultural capital of Europe in 2002.
Climate summer 29°C (84°F) winter 9°C (48°F)
To see The Plaza Mayor and around, La Casa de las Conchas, Universidad Civil, Museo de Salamanca, Convento de San Marcos, Colegio del arzobispo Fonseca.
To do The exiting night life around Plaza Mayor, tapas tour, barbeques and parties in the countryside, visit to a bull breeding estate, excursions to Portugal, Santiago de Compostela, Toledo, Madrid, etc.
   
 

Casa de las conchasPlaza MayorMany say Salamanca is the most beautiful city in Spain, largely because of her splendid Roman architecture. It is for this reason that Salamanca is on the UNESCO list of world heritage sites and holds Europe’s cultural capital award for 2002.

Salamanca, is home to one of Europe's oldest universities. Its cosmopolitan and friendly atmosphere provides a stimulating environment to learn Spanish and experience Spanish life and culture. It is often said that Salamanca has something to offer everyone.

The School

Our school in Salamanca is situated in a historical building, five minutes walk from the Plaza Mayor. It has been recently restored, and equipped with the latest technology; twenty air-conditioned classrooms, a video and conference room, an audio lab, library and an IT room with free internet access, besides WI-FI. There is also an enclosed patio with a typical Castilian well where you can relax with a coffee and chat to other students during the breaks.

Our college is best characterized by its authentic international ambience with a complete programme of after-class activities, most of which are free for our students.

School entrance hall
Location

5 minute walk from the Plaza Mayor.
Bus lines right near the school
 
Facilities
Recently restored school
20 air.conditioned classrooms
Video and Conference room
Audio Lab
Wi-Fi (wireless access throughout the school)
Well-equipped library and IT room
Room with free internet access.
Spacious central patio
Library

Spanish Courses

Flexibility, variety and quality: these are the elements that define Spanorama Spanish programs in Spain.

INTENSIVE SPANISH LANGUAGE COURSE

This is the most suitable course for the majority of students. An intensive course that allows you to learn quickly and to participate in the College's programmed activities where you will continue to learn. During the first two hours, you will be taught various grammatical themes and they will be supported by a variety of exercises. These will include the correction of sentences, examples, structural work on texts... The following two hours will be devoted to conversation: oral and written expression, vocabulary, idioms, comprehensions...

 
SUPERINTENSIVE COURSE OF SPANISH LANGUAGE
Spanish lesson

1st hour (from 09:00 to 10:00 hrs) there are four options: Culture (Course B),Literature (Course C),Conversation (Course D) and Translation (Course E).

2nd and 3rd hours: Grammar (Course A)

4th and 5th hours: Conversation (Course A)

6th hour: (from 16:00 to 17:00 hrs.)

Monday: Colloquial conversation
Tuesday: Short writing exercises
Wednesday: Commentary of texts
Thursday: Formal conversation
Friday: Spanish cooking

 
INTENSIVE INDIVIDUAL COURSOne of our classesE OF SPANISH LANGUAGE

This is a course aimed at executives with little free time or students who wish to prepare for a specific exam for their school or university.

The student chooses the subject: grammar, conversation, translation, economics, literature, history…

 
BUSINESS SPANISH COURSESpanish lesson

Nº Students: 2 minimum, 9 maximum

An ideal course to expand your knowledge of commercial
language. Designed for companies, executives, students of economics and tourism…

1st hour: Commercial correspondence, types of letters, C.V.’s

2nd hour: Analysis and discussion of contemporary articles from specialized economic publications. Spain before the E.U., topics on Macro and Microeconomics.

With afternoon classes you can also take a standard language course in the morning (Course A, B, C, D, or E ).

 

Accommodation

Accommodation is an essential part of our programme. When you decide to come to Salamanca, you should only worry about one thing: sending us the enrolment form with all your personal details, the course you wish to do, the dates and your preferred accommodation.

Host FamilyHost family

Living with a family has various advantages: you will learn for yourself about the customs, food, routines and way of life through your own experience. Living with a family gives you the chance to practise your Spanish all day long and at the same time expand your vocabulary and improve your pronunciation. In short, it is the best way to integrate fully into Spanish life. This type of accommodation is offered throughout the year.

There are four possibilities for living with families:

Single room and full board (breakfast, lunch and dinner).
Single room and half board (breakfast and lunch or dinner).
Double room and full board (breakfast, lunch and dinner).
Double room and half board (breakfast and lunch or dinner).

 

Shared Flats
Shared apartment
These flats have a double room and 2 or 3 single rooms, a bathroom, kitchen and sitting- room. They have central heating and hot water. They are equipped with the necessary furniture to make your stay pleasant and comfortable. All the bedrooms have a bed, a wardrobe, a desk and chair, a small table and shelves. The kitchen is supplied with all the necessary utensils (pots, pans, plates, glasses, etc.). All flats have a washing machine and a fridge. In the sitting room there is a large table on which to eat, a television, a sideboard cabinet and a sofa. Students must bring their own towels. The college provides bedclothes.

There are two possibilities:
Individual room.
Double room.
 
Hotels & Private Apartments

These are small apartments for one or two people, with a bedroom (single or double), a bathroom, and an American kitchen connected to a small lounge.

We have a large variety of hotels and hostels of different categories, prices and quality in Salamanca.

 

 
Student Residence
Student residence
Our school in Salamanca has its own residence in Salamanca. It is in the city centre, five minutes’ walk from the Plaza Mayor and 10 minutes from the school. It has 42 bedrooms, double and individual, three sitting rooms, a patio and all modern facilities.

In the residence students of all nationalities are put together, so that the atmosphere is a mixture of cultures where the students are enriched by acquiring experiences and anecdotes from all over the world.

Students must bring their own towels. The residence provides bedclothes.

Four possibilities:
Single room and full board (breakfast, lunch and dinner).
Single room and half board (breakfast and lunch or dinner).
Double room and full board (breakfast, lunch and dinner).
Double room and half board (breakfast and lunch or dinner).



 
   

Activities

Salamanca Cultural Activities
Dinner

The city offers a great variety of things to do. On top of this, each month our school prepares a detailed programme of activities..

THIS PROGRAMME INCLUDES SOME COMPLETELY FREE ACTIVITIES:
A guided tour of the city on the first day of each month.
Four lectures every week (art, history, literature, Spanish regions).
Four films in Spanish each week.
Sport activities (tennis, bowling, squash, basketball, football).
Board games (chess, cards, trivial pursuit, checkers...).
Each week a party in a local pub-disco with one free drink.
The use of internet in the college everyday.

 

AND SOME ACTIVITIES AT A SMALL EXTRA PRICE:Excursion to El Escorial

Weekend excursions to (Toledo, Ávila, Madrid, Segovia, Zamora…).
A farewell dinner on the last day of each month.
Classes in traditional Spanish dances.

Naturally, all of these activities are voluntary and you can participate in those you like the most.


 

Prices

INTENSIVE SPANISH LANGUAGE COURSE

 
Intensive
20 lessons per week
2 weeks
294
3 weeks
410
4 weeks
520€
5 weeks
620
6 weeks
712€
8 weeks
908

Nº Students: 9 maximum
Levels: 1 to 9
Starts: every Monday *
Hrs. Day: 4
Hrs. Week: 20
Timetable: Monday to Friday, from 10:00 to 14:00 hrs. or from 16:00 to 20:00 hrs.**

SUPERINTENSIVE COURSE OF SPANISH LANGUAGE

 
Super Intensive
30 lessons per week
2 weeks
397€
3 weeks
595€
4 weeks
783€
6 weeks
1075€
8 weeks
1367€

Nº Students: 9 maximum
Levels: 3 to 9
Starts: every Monday *
Hrs. Day: 6
Hrs. Week: 30
Timetable: Monday to Friday, from 09:00 to 14:00 hrs. and from 16:00 to 17:00 hrs.

INTENSIVE INDIVIDUAL COURSE OF SPANISH LANGUAGE

 
Individual
1 hour
28

Nº Students: 1
Levels: 1 to 9
Starts: any day
Hrs. Day: flexible
Hrs. Week: flexible
Timetable: Monday to Friday from 09:00 to 19:00 hrs.

BUSINESS SPANISH COURSE
 
Business
4 weeks
320€

Nº Students: 2 minimum, 9 maximum
Levels: 5 to 9
Starts: every Monday *
Hrs. Day: 2
Hrs. Week: 10
Timetable: Monday to Friday, from 16:00 to 18:00 hrs. or from 18:00 to 20:00 hrs.

Accomodation Prices

In Spanish host family. (price by person and day)


Half Board
Full Board
Single room
18€
19€
Double room
17€
18€

These prices includes washing of personal laundry.
Half board: two meals a day.
Full board: three meals a day.

In student residence. (price by person and day)

Half Board
Full Board
Single room
19€
20
Double room
18€
19€

These prices include washing of personal laundry.

In apartment. (price for one person)

Single room
Double room
2 weeks
197€
147€
3 weeks
250
195€
 
4 weeks
296
210

No meals included.
These prices include cleaning of the apartment once a week

In studio. (price for one person)
Single room
Double room
4 weeks
714
454

No meals included.
Daily cleaning of the apartment included.