Our Spanish school is located in a beautiful 16th century colonial house and offers all the necessary accommodations to give Spanish classes with access to the internet, a small library, video projectors, the use of audio materials, and also a TV/DVD player that is used during “Movie Night.” Because we are a small school it gives us the advantage to have both a friendly atmosphere as well as a highly professional learning atmosphere which allows students and teacher to get to know each other which achieves a better exchange between cultures and the success of language learning. Our group courses are dynamic, multicultural, and enjoyable with students from all over the world. A majority of our students come from Canada, Australia, USA, Holland, Switzerland and Germany. The average age ranges between 18 to 35 years old. However, it is also very common to have mature adults between 50 and 65 years old who are not only interested in learning the Spanish language but also in the Colombian and South American culture. Our groups are small with a maximum of 6 participants per class, and we aim to have a continuous and successful dialogue between students and teacher. Each lesson lasts 45 minutes with a break of 15 minutes between classes. There are three different levels per course: Beginners, Intermediate, and Advanced. Upon arrival, the student will take a Placement Test in order to determine their level and be placed in the correct Spanish class.
ECOS is located in MANGA neighborhood, 5 minute walking from old city and the Bay of Cartagena and places of interest like The Fishing Club, The Yacht Club, Maritime Terminal, and The Walled City with all its tourist attraction. Manga is connected to the rest of the city by 4 bridges; ECOS Spanish School is located right near the bridge to the heart of the city, passing through the important historical and popular neighborhood of Getsemaní, whose authenticity and atmosphere of cultural openness makes it a mandatory destination to be visited and walked around for all kinds of travelers. ECOS Spanish School counts on professional licensed teachers, with considerable experience in teaching at public and private level in private and group classes that promise a participatory and productive environment based on the use of previous knowledge and effective progress in the process of teaching-learning. The Spanish teachers from Ecos have extensive experience in the different levels of Secondary Education, teaching Spanish and English. It also has a solid background, trajectory and professional profile. Our experience is centered in the area of teaching and our passion is teaching Spanish as a foreign language. ECOS counts with its own teaching material designed specially for the learning process of its students. The guide book contains exploring, grammar, practicing, reading, writing and culture.
Cartagena, Colombia is a perfect place for learning Spanish. The city is one of the most visited and its port, fortresses and the group of monuments in Cartagena have together named a World Heritage Site by UNESCO in 1984. Learn Spanish with the best teachers, the best programs and much more. Our courses mix learning and fun: We provide a good range of activities for your enjoyment. For example excursions to local national parks, volcanoes, tours of the city and trips to El Rosario Islands - widely known for their stunning beaches and coral reefs. Learn Spanish in the Caribbean! Cartagena is a great option for those looking for a tropical climate warm all year round. But if you're a history lover… You'll find this a perfect destination. Enjoy discovering all the historical gems hidden in every corner.
Our quality programs taught by our highly qualified teachers have been designed for you to get the most out of your learning experience. You have various options to choose from 20 weekly lesson intensive courses, 15 lesson part-time courses (in small groups) and a wide variety of individual courses (from standard to super-intensive)in which you’ll receive personalized attention. If you’re looking for Spanish classes for professionals that work in specific fields, we also offer courses such as business or medical Spanish. These courses are a great opportunity to broaden your professional horizons! But let’s not forget that Cartagena is a perfect city for having fun and getting to know Latin America. That’s why we also offer a volunteer course here and a course that gives you a special opportunity to learn Spanish and scuba diving!
Spanish World Institute aims to provide high quality and effective Spanish courses as second language instruction and a deeper understanding of the Colombian culture. Our Spanish language courses are governed by the guidelines of Plan Curricular del Instituto Cervantes and the recommendations and suggestions from the European Reference Frame, which guide us to have as methodological support The Communicative Approach of the Language and The Communicative Approach By Means of Tasks Our Spanish teachers ensure that courses work is relevant to our students' interests and objectives, using a wide range of techniques and materials to vary the pace and variety of classes. Our Spanish courses are carefully structured; classes will include the functions of grammar, reading, oral comprehension, written and oral expression (communication) exercises, as well as cultural activities. Some classes will discuss various aspects of Colombian and Latin American culture and society, students will learn the Spanish language in the context of our culture.
LSC is located in Cartagena de Indias and is one of the most popular schools in Colombia. The school specializes in teaching Spanish to foreign students like you. The school's class size is very small (7 students maximum) and all their teachers are native Spanish speakers. They also have very friendly teachers and staff members who will take good care of you while you're in Cartagena de Indias. Visit our website and see everything about us http://www.learnspanishcartagena.com
BABEL International Language Institute Cartagena offers you a perfect location in the heart of the old town – surrounded by the colonial city wall, just next to the oldest neighborhood of Getsemaní. The school is located between the beautiful and bustling Square of the Trinity (Plaza de la Trinidad) and the vibrating street “Media Luna”. Around the school, one can experience the very core of local life, in particular of the “Getsemanicenses” (residents of Gestsemaní). The square of the Trinity is the star each day, being the meeting point for locals and visitors alike, where the social and cultural life is celebrated. Together with the narrow streets of the neighborhood, its inhabitants and much more, this makes Getsemaní such a unique place in the world – and always worth a visit. The school provides the students with an ample social area with access to free wifi, computers, a library, refreshments, and coffee. On the top floor BABEL has the two terraces “San Felipe” and “Espritu Santo” with outstanding views of several of the landmarks of the city: the colonial wall, the fortress San Felipe (Castillo de San Felipe), the Hill of the Monastery (Cerro de la Popa) and the colorful rooftops and steeples of the old town. From August 2016 the students that buy Spanish course will have for free Salsa group lessons in our school Crazy Salsa In school, you can find plenty of information about cultural activities, sightseeing, and adventure trips. Free advice on the different activities in the city and around is provided. Soon you will also be offered to take your Spanish classes directly at the Rosary Islands, where a new branch of our school is about to be launched. There you will be able to combine your language course with submarine adventures and enjoy our daily fresh choice of seafood – just having been caught for you!
Nueva Lengua is an internationally known Spanish school with alumni from across the globe. Our schools are located in amazing places with historical relevance. Our programs are structured to provide ample opportunities to enjoy the culture and spirit of the city you choose. We will put your mind at ease with assistance in finding suitable accommodation, transfers to the airport, insurance, and more. All of this helps to ensure you will have an unforgettable experience. We offer Spanish courses for students, professionals and families; as well as specialized Spanish courses (in business, medicine, etc). All of our teachers are required to have accredited degrees in teaching, which includes at minimum 5 years of study, in addition to previous experience in the classroom. If you are enthusiastic about experiencing Latin America while learning Spanish, we encourage you to take a course at any of our schools. You could even take courses at all of them to truly experience our diversity. Prices are competitive and there are special discounts by booking in advance or studying longer than one month. Once you take the first step towards your adventure, Nueva Lengua is right behind you with the best learning environment, resources, and knowledge. We look forward to meeting you!
Why I went to Colombia and why I wanted to learn Spanish. I am US Citizen, in my 60's and a Zumba Instructor. I speak French but never really learned Spanish and this was an issue for me with all the wonderful Latin music I was using in Zumba. I... more
Whether you are a student, a business professional, or a traveler, there is a language course in Cartagena de Indias that is right for you. There are Spanish courses available for all fluency levels, ages and time durations. Just select a course type from the list below to get started.
General Spanish courses are for adults who want to improve their speaking, listening, reading, and writing skills in Spanish. Most general Spanish courses are for adults age 16 and up. 2 - 48 week courses available. Most courses average 30 classes per week.