Spain: Spanish Language & Culture

Spain: Spanish Language & Culture

Begin your Experiment in Spain’s capital, Madrid, exploring famous sites, museums, and neighborhoods while sampling authentic food. Then, travel to the province of Andalucía in southern Spain, where you will dive into intensive Spanish language classes.
This program has two separate language groups. Group One has formal language training in the historic city of Granada, where the group will attend exclusive small classes divided by language level at the Centro de Lenguas y Educación Intercultural. This group will learn through music, film, city scavenger hunts, and field trips. Experimenters will hang out with local students learning English and join them for sports or cultural events. Group Two will have language classes and immersive arts training in Guadix. This group will practice Spanish while taking classes in ceramics, theater, flamenco, and other arts. Students will also learn about Romani culture and Gitano identity and practice their flamenco with local community members. Both groups will explore Granada’s sites, including the Alhambra palace, city gardens, and local museums to better understand the city’s historical layers.
Your Spanish language immersion continues with a homestay in a small Andalusian town, where you can expect to enjoy homecooked meals and visit local markets, beaches, and cafés with your friends and host family. Experience Spain’s outdoors during activities such as trekking along a river and canoeing. Return to Madrid for final reflection and language practice before departing for home.
To learn more about this program, visit experiment.org/ESL.
At the conclusion of this program, students will earn a language certificate noting the number of hours of language classes completed.

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  • Culture

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