Gran Canaria School of Languages


Semirivate course


A1

A2

B1

B2

C1

C2


The Semiprivate course is given all year round in 6 levels:

A1, A2, B1, B2, C1, C2.





Description


Semiprivate course
  • The Semiprivate course can be booked in any level: A1, A2, B1, B2, C1 and C2.

  • Starting dates: any Monday. See calender here.

  • The semiprivate course can be booked in the morning or in the afternoon, always for the same price.

  • It consist of 2 student of the same level arriving together, 1 teacher.

  • Students can choose their preferred subject for their lessons.

  • All classes pertaining to bank holidays are made up during the same week with one more hour on the other working days.

  • 1 tuition hour: 50 minutes.

  • Tuition is given only in Spanish.

  • There is no booking fee. Prices are as shown bellow.

  • Tuition material, certificates and diplomas are not included in the price.



Included


When the course is booked with our accommodation, following services are included:

  • Breakfast on class days. Half-board is optional: lunch on class days and only dinner on weekends and bank-holidays

  • A break coffee or fruit on class days

  • Weekly excursion to a place of interest on the island

  • Access to our online course (levels A1 and A2) as from the payment date to the starting date of the course

  • Free grammar book

  • Lending of the tuition book (with a deposit)

  • Lending of a bodyboard (with a deposit)

  • Certificate/Diploma.



Diplomas and certificates


  • These documents are only issued upon the student's request and are not included in the course price.

  • The Diploma may be issued on completion of the corresponding level. It indicates the total hours and the level studied.

  • The Certificate of Attendance may be issued at any time but only to students who attend at least 85% of their classes. It indicates the total hours and the level studied.

  • Our diplomas and certificates are not valid as official documents in accordance with the legislation regulating non-accredited education.

  • For an official diploma, click here.



Prices


Prices 2016

Semiprivate course 2016

   

 

1 week:

   

  10 hours/week

 

  15 hours/week

 

  20 hours/week

 

2 weeks:

   

  10 hours/week

 

  15 hours/week

 

  20 hours/week

 

3 weeks:

   

  10 hours/week

 

  15 hours/week

 

  20 hours/week

 

4 weeks:

   

  10 hours/week

 

  15 hours/week

 

  20 hours/week

 

5 weeks:

   

  10 hours/week

 

  15 hours/week

 

  20 hours/week

 


Prices 2017

Semiprivate course 2016

   

 

1 week:

   

  10 hours/week

 

  15 hours/week

 

  20 hours/week

 

2 weeks:

   

  10 hours/week

 

  15 hours/week

 

  20 hours/week

 

3 weeks:

   

  10 hours/week

 

  15 hours/week

 

  20 hours/week

 

4 weeks:

   

  10 hours/week

 

  15 hours/week

 

  20 hours/week

 

5 weeks:

   

  10 hours/week

 

  15 hours/week

 

  20 hours/week

 




Conditions


Conditions

Conditions 2016

CONDITIONS 2016


Tuition

1. The whole invoice amount has to be paid in advance. The student then receives a confirmation and the invoice. If no payment was made within 2 weeks from the date of the booking request, the same is considered cancelled.

2. Bookings or parts of them are not transferable to other persons.

3. The Special Offer for 4 weeks can be divided into two periods any time of the year.

4. Minimum age is 16.

5. The Standard Course of levels A1, A2, B1, B2 is held Monday to Friday from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. with a maximum of 14 participants. The Standard Course of level C1 is held Monday to Friday from 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. with a maximum of 6 participants. A complete level in the Standard Course can last up to 5 weeks. Tuition is given only in Spanish.

6. A class session lasts 50 minutes.

7. The classes for bank holidays will be made up during the same week.

8. Extra Lessons may be booked only by students of the Standard Course.

9. Starting dates for beginners: 1st Monday of every month.

10. In case of cancellation the school refunds the money paid for tuition and accommodation less 10% if the cancellation arrives at the school any time up to 20 days prior to the beginning of the course. If later, the school keeps 20% on tuition and accommodation. No cancellations will be admitted if submitted after 4 pm (GMT or CET-1) of our last working day prior to the starting date of the course or occupation of the room. Private classes will only be rescheduled with 24 hours notice, otherwise they will be lost. Teachers' waiting time is 20 minutes, after that all classes scheduled for that day are lost.

11. Certificates and Diplomas are not included in the tuition price. The tuition material can be leased weekly.




Accommodation

1. Minimum age: 18 years or minors accompanied by their tutors.

2. Rooms are given clean and are later cleaned every 8 or 9 days. Bed sheets and towels are provided and are changed with every cleaning. Cleaning of the self-catering apartment is not included. An extra cleaning with change of bed sheets and towels can be done on demand for an extra cost. Laundering (not ironing) of personal clothing can be done on demand by our employees for an extra cost.

3. The Special Offer for 4 weeks can be divided into two periods any time of the year.

4. The accommodation price includes continental breakfast on class days (not for the self-catering apartment). Half board is optional: lunch on class days, only dinner on weekends or bank holidays.

5. Included in the accommodation price when it is booked for at least 7 nights:

  • Free use of the student book (with a deposit)

  • Free grammar book,

  • A break coffee or fruit on class days,

  • A weekly excursion,

  • Access to our online course (levels A1 and A2) as from the payment date to the starting date of the course,

  • Free use of a bodyboard (with a deposit)

  • Certificate/Diploma.

6. Students can be accompanied by and share a room with a person not participating in the course. Shared rooms may be booked by students up to 25 years of age.

7. In long bookings, the student may make any change he wishes for the following month, even cancel the rest of the accommodation, if he gives notice within the 15th day of the month prior to the new month. From any money the school refunds, 20% will be deducted for administrative expenses.

8. The student pays accommodation for full weeks, from Saturday/Sunday 12 a.m. to Saturday/Sunday 10 a.m. Rooms must be vacated by 10 o'clock a.m.

9. Pets and smoking are not allowed.

Conditions 2017

CONDITIONS 2017


Tuition

1. The whole invoice amount has to be paid in advance. The student then receives a confirmation and the invoice. If no payment was made within 2 weeks from the date of the booking request, the same is considered cancelled.

2. Bookings or parts of them are not transferable to other persons.

3. The Special Offer for 4 weeks can be divided into two periods any time of the year.

4. Minimum age is 16.

5. The Standard Course is held Monday to Friday from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. with a maximum of 12 participants. A complete level from A1 to B2 in the Standard Course can last up to 5 weeks. Level C1 is divided in two blocks of 4 to 5 weeks each.

6. A class session lasts 50 minutes and tuition is given only in Spanish.

7. The classes for bank holidays will be made up during the same week. Classes missed by the student will not be made up or refunded.

8. Extra Lessons may be booked only by students of the Standard Course.

9. Starting dates for beginners: 1st Monday of every month.

10. In case of cancellation the school refunds the money paid for tuition and accommodation less 10% if the cancellation arrives at the school any time up to 20 days prior to the beginning of the course. If later, the school keeps 20% on tuition and accommodation. No cancellations will be admitted if submitted after 4 pm (GMT or CET-1) of our last working day prior to the starting date of the course or occupation of the room. Private classes will only be rescheduled with 24 hours notice, otherwise they will be lost. Teachers' waiting time is 20 minutes, after that all classes scheduled for that day are lost.

11. Tuition material, certificates and diplomas are not included in the tuition price. Our certificate is not valid as an official document in accordance with the legislation regulating non-accredited education. Course verification will only be issued to students who attend at least 85% of their classes.




Accommodation

1. Minimum age: 18 years or minors accompanied by their tutors.

2. Rooms are given clean and are later cleaned every 8 or 9 days. Bed sheets and towels are provided and are changed with every cleaning. Cleaning of the self-catering apartment is not included. An extra cleaning with change of bed sheets and towels can be done on demand for an extra cost. Laundering (not ironing) of personal clothing can be done on demand by our employees for an extra cost.

3. The Special Offer for 4 weeks can be divided into two periods any time of the year.

4. The accommodation price includes continental breakfast on class days (not for the self-catering apartment). Half board is optional: lunch on class days, only dinner on weekends or bank holidays.

5. Included in the accommodation price when it is booked for at least 7 nights:

  • Free use of the student book (with a deposit)

  • Free grammar book,

  • A break coffee or fruit on class days,

  • A weekly excursion,

  • Access to our online course (levels A1 and A2) as from the payment date to the starting date of the course,

  • Free use of a bodyboard (with a deposit)

  • Certificate/Diploma.

6. Students can be accompanied by and share a room with a person not participating in the course. Shared rooms may be booked by students up to 25 years of age.

7. In long bookings, the student may make any change he wishes for the following month, even cancel the rest of the accommodation, if he gives notice within the 15th day of the month prior to the new month. From any money the school refunds, 20% will be deducted for administrative expenses.

8. The student pays accommodation for full weeks, from Saturday/Sunday 12 a.m. to Saturday/Sunday 10 a.m. Rooms must be vacated by 10 o'clock a.m.

9. Pets and smoking are not allowed.



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+

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+

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+

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Course 30 teacher

20 hours Standard course

+

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A1 and A2



Me quedé con muy buena opinión sobre la escuela en general. Las clases fueron muy divertidas y muy interesantes porque se habla y se disfruta mucho, y el método didáctico es muy eficiente. Y también es muy familiar. Me gustó mucho mucho estar aquí y regresaré en la próxima ocasión".

Alexandra Preda, Austria.

 




Saving tip:


Book our special offer for 4 weeks Standard course + accommodation and save 25%.


Book our special offer for 4 weeks Standard course + accommodation and save 25%




Learning tip:


Consider bringing some Spanish text of interest for your private tutoring. Working with this material will make the classes more beneficial and entertaining.




Private tuition on Skype:


235 Eur/10 hours


Private tuition on Skype




Online Spanish course for levels A1 and A2:

abclingua.net: online Spanish course




Spanish grammar explained in English: