CIEE Buenos Aires Spanish Language - Summer
Founded in 1536, Argentina’s capital of Buenos Aires is often referred to as the Paris of Latin America. Within this immense, yet surprisingly navigable Latin American metropolis, elegant 19th century buildings and café life offer glimpses of Europe and the Middle East. A vibrant port city, Buenos Aires is also the world’s leading Spanish language publishing center, home to hundreds of bookstores and public libraries, as well as the largest concentration of active theatres in Latin America. With a population of 13 million, Buenos Aires offers its visitors the chance to experience the perpetual cultural intrigue that can only be found in a city of this size and prestige.
This program in Buenos Aires, Argentina offers intensive language training for beginning and intermediate-level Spanish students through a focus on cultural immersion and community-based language learning. The program also provides diverse opportunities for students to experience and integrate themselves into the local Argentine culture and enhance their language learning experience by living with a local “Porteno” host family.
Relevant Academic Disciplines
Overall GPA 2.75
Language Skill: 1 term