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Centro de Estudios Luis Vives in Madrid: Aprende y disfruta del español :)
Calle Arenal 18
28013 MADRID
Luis Vives Escuela de Español is the best choice for you:

Our Spanish courses are 100% focused on teaching Spanish as a foreign language.
Luis Vives Escuela de Español is accredited by Instituto Cervantes for teaching Spanish as a foreign language.
You can start whenever you want.
Our Spanish courses are adjusted to your level, price, and schedule needs.
All our Spanish teachers are qualified and exclusively devoted to teaching Spanish.
We are located in the center of Madrid.
Not only we give Spanish lessons but we also provide accommodation, extracurricular activities, excursions, etc.
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Private Lessons
If you choose individual rather than group lessons, you will see how your Spanish level improves very quickly as you are the one who designs the course according to your needs. These classes can be combined with any of our courses.

Beginning of the course: you decide the beginning.
Group size: one to one or in pairs.
Levels: every level. Check my level!
Timetable: arranged with the teacher.
Length: as required.
Student profile: everyone willing to improve his/her Spanish level and to choose his/her personal schedule. You can attend it additionally to other Spanish courses.
Price: 1 lesson-30€, 20 lessons-26€/lesson.
Level Coures
A1 Elementary
Basic level.
Simple, everyday phrases. Isolated words or expressions.
Can understand and use familiar everyday expressions and very basic phrases aimed at the satisfaction of needs of a concrete type. Can introduce him/herself and others and can ask and answer questions about personal details such as where he/she lives, people he/she knows and things he/she has. Can interact in a simple way provided the other person talks slowly and clearly and is prepared to help.
A2 Pre Intermediate
Plain and simple language.
Can understand sentences and frequently used expressions related to areas of most immediate relevance (e.g. very basic personal and family information, shopping, local geography, employment). Can communicate in simple and routine tasks requiring a simple and direct exchange of information on familiar and routine matters. Can describe in simple terms aspects of his/her background, immediate environment and matters in areas of immediate need.
B1 Intermediate
Understanding of everyday language . Clear expression of ideas. Sufficient knowledge to workplace activities.
Can understand the main points of clear standard input on familiar matters regularly encountered in work, school, leisure, etc. Can deal with most situations likely to arise whilst travelling in an area where the language is spoken. Can produce simple connected text on topics which are familiar or of personal interest. Can describe experiences and events, dreams, hopes and ambitions and briefly give reasons and explanations for opinions and plans.
B2 Upper Intermediate
Structure of language (oral and written) . Expression safely in almost any situation and understanding of the native language partners.
Can understand the main ideas of complex text on both concrete and abstract topics, including technical discussions in his/her field of specialisation. Can interact with a degree of fluency and spontaneity that makes regular interaction with native speakers quite possible without strain for either party. Can produce clear, detailed text on a wide range of subjects and explain a viewpoint on a topical issue giving the advantages and disadvantages of various options.
C1 Advance
Almost total understanding including typical expressions of language. Similar to the mother tongue even in situations of complexity level.
Can understand a wide range of demanding, longer texts, and recognise implicit meaning. Can express him/herself fluently and spontaneously without much obvious searching for expressions. Can use language flexibly and effectively for social, academic and professional purposes. Can produce clear, well-structured, detailed text on complex subjects, showing controlled use of organisational patterns, connectors and cohesive devices.
C2 Proficiency
Commonly spoken foreign language and accurately . Using idioms.
Puede entender prácticamente cualquier cosa que escuche o lea. Puede resumir información de diferentes fuentes, ya sean escritas o habladas, reconstruyendo argumentos con una presentación coherente. Se sabe expresar espontáneamente, con fluidez y precisión. Sabe diferenciar pequeños matices de significado incluso en las situaciones más complejas.
Intensive Course 10
10 Hours per week
El curso semi-intensivo es ideal para la mayoría de los alumnos. Aprenderás español en pocos meses con horarios flexibles de mañana y tarde.

Comienzo del curso: todas las semanas.
Comienzo del curso para nivel A1 (elemental):Depende del número de estudiantes. Comenzamos el primer lunes de cada mes, o siguiente día lectivo si el primer lunes es día no lectivo. Consulta nuestro calendario de días lectivos.
Tamaño del grupo: 4-5 alumnos, máximo 8.
Niveles: A1, A2, B1, B2 y C1 según el Marco Común Europeo de Referencia. ¡Mide tu nivel!

Horarios y precios
El curso se compone de 10 clases semanales 2 horas de actividades extraacadémicas.

Horario: elige entre cuatro horarios distintos:
Horario de mañana: Lunes a viernes: 10:00 - 11:40.
Horario de mediodía: Lunes a viernes: 12:00 - 13:40.
Horario de tarde: Lunes, martes y miécoles: 17:00 - 18:40
Horario de noche: Lunes, martes y miércoles: 18:40 - 20:20
Precio: depende del turno que elijas.
Semi-intensivo 10 clases mañana: 295 €/mes. 110 €/semana.
Semi-intensivo 6 clases tarde: 180 €/mes. 65 €/semana.
Intensive Course 20
20 Hours per week
If you want to reach a good level of Spanish in a short time, this is your course.

Beginning of the course: every week
Beginning of A1 level (elementary) course: It depends on the number of students. We begin the first Monday of each month, or the following school day if the first Monday is a non-schooling day. Check our school calendar.
Group size: 4/5 students, up to 8
Levels: any level. Check my level!
Length: 6-8 weeks -recommended-
Student profile: students who need to reach a good Spanish level in a short time.

Schedule and prices
Intensive 20: 20 classes 1 extracurricular activity per week.

Price: 540€ per 4 weeks.
Schedule: Monday to Friday from 10:00 to 13:40.
Intensive 30: 30 classes 1 extracurricular activity per week.

Price: 765€ per 4 weeks.
Schedule: Monday to Friday from 9:00 to 14:30.
Preparation DELE
DELE: Diploma Español como Lengua Extranjera.
You will be able to enroll our specific DELE course when the examination sessions are closer. In 2016 the DELE examination sessions are in April 15, July 15 and October 21.

Beginning of the course: 7 March, 13 June and 19 September.
Group size: 4/5 students, up to 8
Levels: A1, A2, B1, B2, C1, C2.
Timetable: morning or afternoon/evening shift
Length: 20 lessons-recommended
Student profile: everyone who wants to get the Spanish as a foreign language certificate (DELE).
Price: 175€
Instituto Cervantes
Instituto Cervantes Accreditation is an integrated conditions and requirements related to academic activity and teaching staff , facilities and equipment , administrative organization and information and publicity referred to a center dedicated to the teaching of ELE (Spanish as a Foreign Language) indicators system.

The Centers Accreditation System Cervantes Institute aims to:

Promote commitment to quality and improvement of schools that offer teaching Spanish in Spain and outside of Spain .
Encourage the development of a system of homogeneous teaching Spanish in their standards and with full guarantee of services and complementary activities offered .
Easier for people interested in learning Spanish choosing a center that has been accredited by a state agency prestige.
Because we are accredited by Instituto Cervantes for teaching Spanish as a foreign language.
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