Universidad Pedagógica

Spanish for Foreigners

Program description:
The Language Center of the Pedagogical University offers Spanish courses for foreigners, which aims to improve the communication skills of students and is part of a process approach to thinking and traditions of Colombian and Latin American culture.
Program aimed at: -
Levels: Courses are divided into four levels: basic, pre-intermediate, intermediate and advanced. Levels are further divided into two cycles (cycle 1 and 2).
Hourly intensity: 160 hours: 80 hours per level
Associated services: The Universidad Pedagógica Nacional offers many different kind of activities and courses to its students including, salsa classes, swimming, gym, yoga, among others.
Requirements for registration: All students must take a placement test before starting classes in order to establish their present level of Spanish competency and to decide if the course will be offered to them. Courses will take place only if a minimum of five students enroll. Once the course is confirmed, students will have to go to Ministry of Foreign Affairs in order to get a permission to study. Each case will be studied by the Ministry of Foreigns Affairs and they will decide on each case.
Cost per level or course: The cost of each course (160 hours) is 2.021.400 Colombian pesos plus 70.000 pesos for book per level
Contact: Yudy Ríos, Academic Coordinator
Email: yrios@pedagogica.edu.co
Phone: (57-1) 610 8000 Ext 211
Address: Calle 79 # 16-32
Web page: Spanish for Foreigners