All programs are customizable to suit your vision and curricular needs
Each morning, Monday-Friday, students will attend private course work. Students will experience authentic language instruction by certified Spanish University of Granada Professors of ELE, Español como Lengua Extranjera. These courses have been specifically designed for high school students. All group leaders/ educators dictate learning objectives, which allows for coursework to be aligned with each individual high school's curriculum.
On the first day of classes, all students will be administered a placement exam. Students will then be divided into two groups based on their level (groups of 15 or more only). At the end of their language immersion coursework students will be administered a culminating final exam and issued a certificate of completion.
Students will reside with families who have been hand selected by University of Granada officials. Students can opt to live in private student residence halls. The families, which host students as well as the student residence halls, will prepare all of their meals, including a packed lunch for day trips, wash their clothes and provide them with any other domestic necessity they may require. Please know that students will be able to contact their host family prior to the trip to establish communication. All housing includes free WIFI access to all students. All participants will be provided with the host family’s address, phone number and email address well in advance to the departure for Spain. All families have been vetted by University of Granada housing / lodging authorities.
All programs are created based on the interests of the Program leader or Lead teacher who will travel with their students. Teachers have a list of over 30 excursions to choose from when building their itinerary and calendar. Once the itinerary is set and agreed upon the price includes All entrances to museums, cathedrals, fortresses, palaces, restaurants, flamenco classes and all other activities. All excursions are organized and reserved through the University of Granada.
Included in the price is: Round trip airfare, all ground transportation in and around Spain on first class private luxury tour buses contracted by the University of Granada.
Expert Local Guides
All excursions, day trips and overnight trip include an expert tour guide from the University of Granada who will serve as the source of authentic information about the iconic sites the group will visit. The tour guides are licensed professionals with deep knowledge of the site to be visited as well as have firsthand experience with student learning objectives.