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Overnight arrival orientation program in Madrid with city tour (numbers permitting)
For semester and year programs, a 2-3 week language course in Madrid prior to program commencement. Day and weekend discovery trips to cities such as Toledo and Valencia
Education is very important in Spain! In actual fact, the word "polite" translates into bien educado, well educated. Students have a wide choice of subjects and electives and will attend one the following types of schools:
Cientifico-Tecnologico (Science and Technology), Ciencies de la Salud (Health Sciences), Ciencias Sociales (Social Studies), Humanidades (Humanities), Artistico (Art Studies)
How hard is it to learn Spanish in Australia? MODERATE. 23-24 weeks OR 575-600 class hours are required to become proficient in Spanish. Fast-track your language studies on exchange!
Spain enjoys a typical Mediterranean climate. The further south, the warmer the temperatures. Winter can be cold, so come prepared for all weather types – the Northern Pyrenees Mountains receive a lot of snow!
Depending on daylight saving, Melbourne, Sydney and Brisbane are between eight to nine hours ahead of Spain.
Language preferable but not mandatory