Official Description (Provided by language school)
Study Spanish in small classes (max. 6 students per class) in Heredia. Our colonial building is an oasis of tropical gardens and colonial architecture in the middle of Heredia downtown. From the minute you walk through our door, you will be welcomed by a friendly and familiar atmosphere. Enjoy learning Spanish in a bustling and yet welcoming city environment, surrounded by hills and volcanoes. The pleasant and warm city of Heredia provides the ideal climate to study Spanish.
Founded in 1993 we run courses accredited by Duke, UNC and other universities; and we are the only private language school in Costa Rica recognized by the United Nationâ€™s Global Compact. Intercultura offers a series of 18 courses designed by curriculum specialists. Our professors are university trained and credentialed to teach Spanish as a second language. We give all teachers further instruction on teaching in the context of total cultural immersion.
Every classroom has state-of-the-art teaching equipment (electronic smart-boards). Our Spanish courses are designed to fully immerse students in real social interactions. Academic credit points are available through prestigious international institutions. Students participate in free cultural and extra-curricular activities (historic city tour, latin dance, cooking, film, arts, excursions and more), and have the option to volunteer if they choose. Weekend excursions throughout the country to volcanoes, national parks, beaches and the jungle.