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SURPACIFICO SPANISH SCHOOL - founded in Ecuador in 2000, A Spanish Immersion School. Surpacifico's Immersion program is approved by the Ecuadorian Ministry of Education and has Bildungsurlaub recognition for German students. The combination of tropical beaches, climate, and people who are warm and friendly by nature will make your stay unforgettable.
1. Intensive Spanish
Individual attention program consisting of 4 to 7 hours per day, Monday to Friday, from 8:30am-12:30pm and 1:30pm-4:30pm. It is a program designed for the foreign visitor that needs to gain the most out of their short time with the Institute. The class will include intensive grammar study, vocabulary, reading and pronunciation of the Spanish language with useful exercises and conversation practice.
2. Manta Activo
A weekly individual-attention program consisting of 30-35 hours combining Spanish classes with daily visits within and outside of the city. This program will allow the student the opportunity to put into practice Spanish that is learned in the class by means of different excursions with their professor.
3. Bildungsurlaub Program:
Program with 6 hours per day, and 5 days per week. Our school has this recognition for Berlin, Hamburg and Hessen.
4. Group Classes:
Group attention program 3 to 5 hours per day, (minimum 3/ maximum 5 students) Monday to Friday, between 8:30am-1:30pm. It is a program designed for groups of friends traveling together with the same level of Spanish who are interested in taking lessons as a group.
5. SPANISH AND SURFING
Learn Spanish Language (individual or group lessons) and enjoy our surfing classes in different beaches in Manta: Murcielago Beach, San Lorenzo, Las Pinas and more.
The program includes 20 hours per week of Individual/group lessons + 10 hours of surfing classes per week (qualified instructor and surf board provided).
Lodging available with host families (private bedroom, all meals, laundry service) or students flat (full furnished apartment to be share with other 2 -3 students, kitchen and laundry facilities)
6. SPANISH AND KITEBOARDING
2 weeks of Spanish course / 20 hours per week, in combination of 10 hours (2 hours daily) of Kiteboarding Basic course (Level I)
-All the equipment provided
-Individual or Group Spanish instruction
-Lodging with a host family (private room, all meals and laundry service)
7. MEDICAL SPANISH PROGRAM
The Medical Spanish Program at the Surpacifico Spanish School includes a combination of medical Spanish classes (20 hours per week / 4 hours per day from Monday to Friday, Spanish lessons focused on medical terms) and rotations at the local military hospital in Manta (morning sessions from 8 am to 12m).
The classes involve a basic review of all grammar and Spanish conversational skills. These skills are honed in a medical Spanish context so vocabulary is augmented at the same time. At the local hospital, it is up to the intern to make the most of the experience. The intern can spend time rotating between specialties such as general medicine, pediatrics, dermatology, orthopedics, gynecology and ophthalmology. It is possible to observe consultations as well as specialty surgeries. The staff at the hospital is more than willing to teach, but the intern has to make the effort to ask the questions.
8. TRAVELING CLASSROOM - ECUADOR
Traveling Classroom - Ecuador
Enjoy and amazing traveling and learning experience!. Explore a wonderful tropical country and Learn Spanish in 4 different locations in Ecuador: Quito, Jungle / Cuenca, Manta and Montanita.
9. Combo Program
Combine your Spanish Studies with our programs in Quito and Manta and receive free tours:
Take one week of Individual Spanish Instruction (20 hours per week) with accommodation in a host family in Quito and one week with the same program in Manta and receive a one day tour of La Isla de La Plata where it is possible to see whales during their mating season. (not included Machalilla National Park tax: $15 USD)
Price: US$ 488.00
Take two weeks of Individual Spanish Instruction (20 hours per week) with accommodation in a host family in Quito and two weeks with the same program in Manta and receive a two day / one night tour of an ecological organic farm on the coast (experience life in the coastal countryside and visit a unique organic plantation).
Price: US$ 948.00
3. ISLA DE LA PLATA TOUR
4. GALÁPAGOS ISLANDS TOUR
1. Host Family
Spanish students have the option of staying with an Ecuadorian family that will receive them as a member of the household. With the home-stay the student can expect: Private room inside the house of the family. All meals: breakfast, lunch, and dinner. Laundry: minimum once per week.
2. Student's Apartment
The school has a fully furnished department (with hot water, TV cable, etc.) where the students who want more independence has an excellent choice. Meals or laundry service are not included.
1. Ecuadorian Ministry of Education
Here are what some people who used SURPACIFICO SPANISH SCHOOL said about their experiences. Their average rating across all categories is /5.