If you would like to improve your Spanish, meet new international friends and have fun visiting fascinating places of great historical and artistic value while you are creating your new home in Madrid, this is the course for you!

Spanish intensive course UFV incoming students INTENSIVE COURSE ON SPANISH LANGUAGE AND CULTURE Estudiar en Universidad Privada Madrid

This course is offered three times a year: June, September and January

International students have the opportunity to improve their level of Spanish before their studies for the term start, or during the summer. In addition to language, students ill look at different aspects of Spanish culture, visiting and getting to know interesting spots and areas in and near the city of Madrid.

Forthcoming courses

Dates yet to be finalised (4 ECTS)

The course is divided into two modules:

    • Language and communication  
    • Spanish culture and civilisation. In the culture and civilisation module, students study the following:
      • Literature of the Spanish Golden Age (“Siglo de Oro”)
      • Multiculturalism in Spain
      • Contemporary Spain
      • Spanish artistic expression in its context
      • Overview of Spain in the context of the European Union

    As part of the course, students participate in four cultural activities which include guided visits to museums and other places of cultural interest in Madrid. Examples of visits:

    •  Guided visit to Madrid de los Austrias
    •  The Prado Museum
    •  Reina Sofía Cultural Centre
    •  Royal Palace

    For more information, visit the Language Centre website: