Universidad Externado de Colombia

Spanish for Foreigners Center (CEPEX)

Program Summary:
El CEPEX abre sus puertas para quienes desean aprender español y cultura latinoamericana.
Program description:
CEPEX welcomes foreigners residing in Colombia who wish to learn and/or improve their Spanish and/or knowledge of Latin American culture.
Program aimed at: The general public wishing to learn and/or improve their Spanish. Children, adolescents, adults. Exchange students and the general public.
Levels: • Basic 1 and 2 (A1, A2).
• Intermediate 1 and 2 (B1, B2).
• Advanced 1 and 2 (C1, C2).
• Each level consists of 72 hours of conversation and writing.
Hourly intensity: Twelve hours per week, Monday through Thursday. Hours and intensity may vary according to the student’s needs.
Starting and completion dates: The starting date of the course is subject to the minimum amount people to open the level (2). Class schedules are Monday to Thursday from 9.00 am to 12.00 m.
May 4 - June 12
June 15 - July 24
Julio 27 - Septiembre 4
September 7 - October 16
October 19 - November 27
November 30 - December 17
Associated services: CEPEX offers several alternatives: intensive, semi-intensive, group and individual curricular modalities; in addition, the possibility of participating in lectures and seminars from the Faculty. The benefits of the program include: small groups, thematic versatility and complete teaching hours 60 minutes.
Cultural activities included in the program: Among the activities are: Visits to historic downtown museums, exhibitions and visits to Casa de Nariño.
Requirements for registration: Completed registration form; valid Colombian visa; receipt for payment of course fee.
Cost per level or course: $ 2.224.800 COP (per 72 hour level) prices 2015.
Lodging Information for foreign students: The university has no agreement with hotels or lodges.
Contact: Liliana Rojas (CEPEX Coordinator)
Email: cepex@uexternado.edu.co
Phone: (57-1) 3419900 and 3420288 Ext. 1228 and 1221.
Cell: (57- 316 4719500)
Address: Carrera 1ª # 12-53 (Calle Las Mandolinas)
Web page: Spanish for Foreigners Center (CEPEX)