Spanish + History Course
Want to acquire a broad understanding of the full panorama of Spanish history? This course focuses on the connection between a selected Spanish region's history and its distinct geography, customs, festivals, gastronomy, folklore, cinema, politics and more. If you are interested in understanding the trajectory of Spanish history from its very beginnings to the present day, this is the course for you.
The Spanish + History Course pays special attention to the influence of Roman, Arabic and Jewish civilizations on Spanish culture. You will also study the impact of the unification of Spain during the reign of the Catholic Kings, follow Columbus' voyage to the New World and examine the history of the Hapsburg and Bourbon dynasties in some detail.
This course is designed for those students who have already reached an intermediate level of Spanish and can express themselves comfortably in everyday situations. It provides a wonderful opportunity for you to expand your studies, improve your professional language skills and obtain a more complete understanding of Spanish culture. The program consists of 20+5 lessons per week, and is organized as follows:
- 10 general Spanish language lessons
- 10 lessons dedicated to the history of Spain
- 5 additional Spanish culture lessons
This program is complemented by extra-curricular activities including visits to museums and other cultural centers, always accompanied by an Spanish4you instructor.
Spanish + History Course Destinations