LINGUIST List 24.1749

Fri Apr 19 2013

Summer Schools: El Galeón Summer School/ Madrid, Spain

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Date: 18-Apr-2013
From: Eduardo Torres <>
Subject: El Galeón Summer School/ Madrid, Spain
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El Galeón Summer School/ Madrid, Spain

Host Institution: Universidad Autónoma de MadridCoordinating Institution: Universidad Autónoma de MadridWebsite:

Dates: 30-Jun-2013 - 31-Aug-2013Location: Villanueva de la Cañada, Madrid, Spain

Focus: Spanish Language summer school, including highly intensive coursesof both Spanish language and culture (25 hours a week).Minimum Education Level: No Minimum

Description:For Summer 2013, El Galeón offers 25 hours a week highly intensive coursestaught Monday to Friday in the morning at Colegio Internacional Kolbe. TheSyllabus includes:- 20 hours Spanish Language (Grammar, Vocabulary, Pronunciation, Speaking,etc.)- 5 additional hours in which the student can choose in between the followingareas:- Spanish History and culture- Spanish language oriented towards business- DELE exam preparation and training

Each student will take a Spanish Language exam upon arrival to be allocated inthe right group depending on their knowledge. Our teachers who graduated inHispanic Philology or Translation and have broad experience in teachingSpanish to speakers of other languages, will assess each student to adapttheir teaching to their students needs.

Course(s) Offered:

Option A (Shift 1): 1995 € June 30th-July 28th (4 weeks)Option B (Shift 1 + Cataluña trip): 2395 € June 30th-August 3rd (4 weeks + 1 week trip)Option C (Shift 2): 1995 € August 3rd-August 31st (4 weeks)Option D (Shift 2 + Cataluña trip): 2395 € July 28th-August 31st (4 weeks + 1 week trip)Option E (Shift 1 + Shift 2): 3695 € June 30th-August 31st (8 weeks + 1 week rest)Option F (Shift 1 + Shift 2 + Cataluña trip): 3995 € June 30th-August 31st (8 weeks + 1 week trip)

Linguistic Field(s): Applied Linguistics

Subject Languages: Spanish

Registration: 01-Apr-2013 to 23-Jun-2013

Contact Person: Gijs Versteegen Email:

Apply on the web:

Registration Instructions:Fill out the sign up form on our application website and submit it. El Galeónwill forward you a service contract with full detail of all your personaldata, the option chosen, accommodation type, additional services, arrival anddeparture dates, the price of the contracted services, and contract generalconditions. If all registration data is correct and you wish to confirm yoursign up, you will be given the chance to book your place by paying a 300 eurosign international bank transfer.After receiving the registration payment, El Galeón will send a confirmationemail. Upon payment of the reservation, the student accepts all the conditionsstipulated in the service contract. The remaining balance must be paid atleast two weeks before the course start date also by international banktransfer. Registrations made less than two weeks prior to the course startdate must be formalized in full payment of tuition.Once the entire course is paid for, El Galeón will send the student an emailwith the corresponding invoice for contracted services attached to it. A weekbefore the start date of the course, the student will receive an email withfull information on residence or family where they will stay as well as timesand places of collection at Madrid-Barajas airport.

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