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Español para el Mundo

Diplomado para la Enseñanza del Español como Lengua Extranjera
 
Cursos básicos y nivelatorios a los estudiantes que ingresan a la Universidad por movilidad extranjera.
+info: linguistica.literatura@ucaldas.edu.co – gladys.pasuy@ucaldas.edu.co

The Spanish for the World Program at Caldas University is a Spanish Language Learning program designed for international students interested in communicating in Spanish.

To position the Spanish learning process as a foreign language and as a second language, in order to allow the development of the communicative skills.

The program is designed in 5 modules divided into 20 levels. Additionally, we offer open conversation courses, academic writing, culture, literature and improvement of the language; summer courses, Spanish for specific purposes, individual and group sessions.

Each sublevel has a duration of 40 hours.
The schedules could be:

Intensive:
Monday to Friday | From 8:00 a.m. to 12:00 m.

Semi-Intensive:
Monday to Friday | From 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 m. or from 2:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m.

Spanish courses will start according to demand from candidates; therefore, if only one student registers, he will be granted a teacher, a schedule and a classroom.

Cost
Individual and group courses with less than 5 students: $1.420.000 COP for each 40-hour sublevel. (Validity 2019)
Groups between 5 and 10 students: $900.000 COP each one. (Validity 2019)

Placement test: Participants in Spanish for the World must take a placement test before starting their classes in order to establish their proficiency level when they have had previous knowledge of Spanish.