Short Courses

ICHIL offers courses for people whose stay in Chile will be of short duration. The course content is devoted to ‘refresh’ existing knowledge of Spanish or to provide basic concepts to the student with no prior knowledge of the language. The schedule is flexible, but the start of classes is usually scheduled on a Monday.

Over two weeks

The courses are taught in groups with a minimum of three students and a maximum of five. Each course consists of 40 lessons of 45 minutes. The schedule will coincide with the availability of students (mornings or evenings).

Specific Objectives:

Ask, answer, identify, describe, write and be able to speak the basics… Buy, offer information and be autonomous on the streets of Chile… Schedule activity in the future.

Grammar:

Grammatical sentence construction (question, assertion, negation, verb forms (present and past tense), the verbs ‘ser’ and ‘estar’, greetings… Periphrastic future (near)…

Over one week

This course is taught in groups with a minimum of three students and a maximum of five. Each course consists of 20 lessons of 45 minutes. The schedule will coincide with the availability of students (mornings or evenings).

Specific Objectives:

Asking questions and answering. Asking and giving information on the street… Coping in different everyday situations…

Grammar:

Grammatical sentence construction such as questions, assertions, negations, verb forms of the present tense (such as ‘ser’, ‘estar’, ‘gustar’). The periphrastic or (near) future tense will be practiced also.

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ICHIL - Instituto Chileno de la Lengua

Avenida Brasil 153
Santiago - Chile
Phone: +56 (2) 697-2728
Fax: +56 (2) 699-7877
Email: ichil@ichil.cl