Enhance or develop new communication skills through the UCF Intensive Conversational Spanish program hosted by the Fundacion de la Lengua Espanola, in Valladolid, Spain in collaboration with the University of Valladolid (UVa). The UVa has been delivering language courses for non-Spanish speakers for over 50 years. The course content is tailored for participants at different levels of proficiency and complemented by cultural activities where participants can practice Spanish while enjoying cultural activities. The UCF program also includes visits to Madrid and Segovia, The 2-week optional credit program consists of intensive classes (4 hours per day, 5 days per week). Several course levels, from beginning to advanced, are offered, assuring accurate placement. Standardized Spanish teaching methods and official examinations are in place to ensure program quality. Moreover, Castilla la Vieja is the birthplace of Spanish, or castellano. Participants in this program will have the unique opportunity to enhance their Spanish skills within this unique historical context. The main purpose of the Fundacion de la Lengua Espanola is promoting the Spanish language and culture to non Spanish-speaking countries. To this end, the Fundacion has developed numerous partnerships and programs. This program is developed in collaboration with the University of Valladolid, which was founded in the 13th century and is one of the most prestigious institutions in Spain. Castilla y Leon is the largest of 17 autonomous communities of Spain. It is composed of 9 provinces, with Valladolid (Orlando's sister city since 2006) at its center. Other well known cities within the region include Salamanca, Segovia and Avila.
Program cost $2,425.00 and includes:
Accommodations (incl. Madrid)
Ground transportation as per itinerary
All activities as per itinerary
Excursions as per itinerary
Study Abroad Medical Insurance
Not included: UCF Tuition, airfare, personal travel/expenses
Accommodations (Incl. Madrid), Ground transportation as per Itinerary, Meals, All activities as per Itinerary, Excursions as per Itinerary, Study Abroad Medical Insurance
Disclaimer: The cost does not cover UCF tuition, airfare (for most programs), independent travel, and personal expenses. Cost is approximate and may fluctuate due to changes in foreign currency. UCF reserves the right to alter or cancel the program at any time. In such cases, the university shall not be liable for airfare or other transportation costs incurred by the student. Students should consult their travel agent about buying travel insurance to defray unanticipated costs in the event travel plans change. Students will be notified via Knights email if there are any significant changes made to the program.