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Part-time Spanish courses in Barcelona

Spanish classes twice a week, 4 hours a week: the ideal course if you are already living and working (or studying) here in Barcelona

Course details

Duration 10 weeks
Days Monday and Wednesday or Tuesday and Thursday
Times 09.30—11.30 or 11.45—13.45 or 17.00—19.00 or 19.30—21.30
Classes 4 hours of class per week
Class size Average 7-8, maximum 12
Levels All levels, from complete beginners to very advanced | Test your level
Ages 16+



I love that every student is from a different country with a different maternal language because it forces everyone to practice their Spanish not only in class, but also during side conversations

Anon. (female, 19; USA)

When can you begin?

First term

  • Level tests January 9 to 26, Monday to Thursday, 10:00 to 12:00 and 17:30 to 19:30
  • Start Week of January 23
  • End Week of March 27

Second term

  • Level tests April 3 to 6 and 18 to 27, Monday to Thursday, 10:00 to 12:00 and 17:30 to 19:30
  • Start Week of April 24
  • End Week of June 26
  • Holidays: April 14 and 17; May 1; June 5 and 24

Third term

  • Level tests September 18 to October 5, Monday to Thursday, 10:00 to 12:00 and 17:30 to 19:30
  • Start Week of October 2
  • End Week of December 11
  • Holidays: September 25; October 12; November 1; December 4 to 8


On our part time courses we offer the following levels, from beginners to very advanced:

  • Perfeccionamiento (C2)
  • Avanzado II (C1)
  • Avanzado I (B2.2)
  • Intermedio III (B2.1)
  • Intermedio II (B1.2)
  • Intermedio I (B1.1)
  • Elemental (A2)
  • Principiante (A1)

(In parenthesis European Framework levels)

Course prices

  • 4 hours a week (10 weeks): €310

The price of the course includes the pre-course level test, all course materials except the coursebook, and access to all the school's facilities, including free Internet usage and access to our online Spanish courses for the duration of your course.

The cost of the coursebook (€18-€20) is not included in the price of the course. If you do not wish to purchase your own copy, the school library will lend you a copy, on payment of a deposit.

El precio del curso incluye el test de nivel previo al curso y el acceso a todas las instalaciones de la escuela, incluyendo acceso gratuito a Internet y a nuestros cursos de español online mientras dure tu curso desde nuestra sala de Internet. El coste del libro (entre 15 y 20 euros) no está incluido en el precio del curso. Si no quieres comprar tu propio libro, podrás coger uno prestado de nuestra biblioteca previo pago de un depósito.

Note that there is no registration fee for our courses.

Prices valid until December 31st, 2017.


All course fees need to be paid before the first day of class,

Payment can be via credit card, bank transfer or in cash.

Bank transfers should be made to the following account:

  • IBAN: ES84 0081-0057-34-0003159319
    Swiftcode: BSA BES BB
    Banco de Sabadell
    Vía Layetana 47

Note that bank transfers may be liable to bank charges. Commision is not charged on credit cards.

Online booking for our part-time courses is not available.


We reserve the right to cancel groups with fewer than 4 students (in which case a refund would be made).

No refunds will be made in any other circumstances after the course has begun.


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