Adjusting to the Siesta Lifestyle
Class times are scheduled differently here because Spaniards take a few hours (around 2-4 pm) to go home, eat lunch, and recharge for the rest of the day....
Internship placement options include: Spanish educational organizations; Non-Governmental Organizations; non-profits; and local businesses.
If you want to experience Spain and its multi-faceted culture, while improving your Spanish language both inside and outside the classroom, this program is for you. The Arcadia Granada Center offers this innovative study abroad program in cooperation with the Universidad de Granada and its world-renowned Centro de Lenguas Modernas (CLM).
You will take a Spanish language course the level of which is determined by a language test during orientation at the CLM. In addition, you can choose from a wide variety of courses, some taught in English, others in Spanish such as Spanish culture, art, history, politics, economics, business, music, geography and more.
You’ll also develop an in-depth appreciation and understanding of Spanish culture, history and way of life through the many lively excursions and enriching on-site study experiences organized by enthusiastic faculty and staff at our Granada center.
Immerse yourself in Spanish language and culture: The CLM is one of the best university institutes in the world for students seeking to learn or improve their Spanish and learn about Spain. Its setting in Granada is perfect – an historic small, friendly city filled with Spanish and international students.
Environmental Studies Option: You can take up to 3 Environmental Studies courses offered in English at the Arcadia Granada Center. Learn why Spain is considered one of the world’s leaders in green policy and technology. Classes are taught by preeminent faculty and industry leaders in the environmental studies disciplines, and include fascinating excursions to sites of interest throughout Andalucía.
Internship opportunity: Intermediate and advanced language students taking a full course load at the CLM can choose to gain professional experience in educational, Non-Governmental Organizations, non-profits and business settings through a 45-hour internship program. It includes a 15-hour academic seminar to reflect on the experience with your instructor.
Pre-session Spanish language: Intensive course available before the program start date for an additional fee.
|Term/Period||Departure Date||Return||Credits||Base Program Fee||Application Deadline|
|Spring 2016||1/23/2016||5/21/2016||12-15||$15,580||10/1/2015||More Info|
|Fall 2016||9/20/2016||12/22/2016||12-15||$14,800||4/20/2016||More Info|
|Academic Year 2016||9/20/2016||5/27/2017||24-30||$21,200||4/20/2016||More Info|
Program fees listed are base fees only. Please select MORE INFO for an estimate of additional expenses and any additional fees that may be incurred based on enrollment selections or housing placements. Dates and fees for future terms will be posted as they become available. Please see Program Calendar for detailed dates.
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As a participant on an Arcadia program, you are guaranteed accommodation. Our priority is to provide a safe, clean, cost-effective and convenient place for you to live, while offering you every opportunity to explore the local culture and community.Accommodation
Student health, safety and security in Spain are our top priorities. Our experienced and well-connected staff are prepared to deal with any emergencies that may arise...Health & Safety