Academia Bariloche was founded for and has built its reputation on academic quality, full cultural immersion and highly professional service. It is a medium-sized school with around 10-20 students at any given moment, run by its owners, offering classes in a friendly and personalized atmosphere and respected as the top ranking spanish school in Bariloche and Patagonia. The Spanish school offers courses for all levels, starting every Monday, year-round. The curriculum is based on the European Reference Framework. All teachers are native speakers with a relevant university degree and extensive teaching experience.
WHAT Spanish COURSES DO WE OFFER?
Business & Professionals
Courses + Activities
Exams & Academic
General & Intensive
Academia offers a wide range of courses to both individual travellers and groups.
Our intensive group courses on at least 9 levels (A1-C2 equivalence), 20 hours per week, 5 students maximum, is our main course product.
Individual courses offer you the possibility to choose topics and have classes at your very personal speed.
You can combine courses with the other two Academia schools under the same management, with the same study materials and the same philosophy: Academia Buenos Aires and Academia Uruguay,
If you book at least three weeks of courses through us, we will organize a volunteering project for you, free of charge, if you have an intermediate level at the project start and commit to 4 weeks on the project.
Our other courses include: Spanish for Spanish teachers, Spanish and Tango, Business Spanish, Exam preparation courses and distance learning through skype.
Academia offers university credit through local universities for all spanish courses. We also prepare for the DELE and CELU exams. All students receive participation certificates.
There are a maximum of 5 students in our group classes. The average is 2 to 3 students. Over the past year, we received students from 17 countries, with a majority coming from North America, Northern and Central Europe, Brasil and Australia. The average age is 28, but really we receive all ages from 17 to 77.
Academia Bariloche Spanish school is located just next to the municipality, arguably the center of Bariloche, just meters from the main square, in a recently restored historic building with state-of-the-art infrastructure. The top floor of this building offers 4 light classrooms, wifi, social areas, a book and DVD library, etc. Classrooms are spacious, but we limit the number of students to 5 per class, maximum.
Students are offered cultural immersion experiences in and outside of the classroom through free extracurricular activities every week (guided visits to parts of town, concerts, hikes, etc) , movie showings followed by a debate or free afternoon academic workshops (conversation, phonetics, etc).