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Viena, the city of art, culture and music is without a doubt an attractive and different place to learn German. A tranquile and very safe city, with all the heritage of the greatest musicians, sculptores and architects that made of it one of the most culture-drenched cities in Europe.
The proximity of the also magnificent cities of Prague and Budapest has turned Viena in the mmeting point with Eastern European countries, a modern cultural and economic center.
12 - 17 years old
Students can begin any Sunday between June 23 and August 3 with a minimum stay of 2 weeks.
Arrivals are on Sundays and departures are on Saturdays.
The program will take place at a modern residence which has recently opened in the center of Viena. The classrooms are located in the same building, and the surroundings are unbeatable, only 15 minutes away from Belvedere Palace, one of the most representative buildings of the city.
All of the students will take a level test on the first day. Courses are held in the mornings from Monday to Friday. Students will receive 20 German lessons, aimed at improving all language skills. This program only admits students with a previous knowledge of the language, so beginners are not accepted. Those students who wish to further improve their skills during their stay, can choose to receive 4 additional lessons.
Each lesson is equivalent to 45 minutes.
The students will stay in quadruple rooms with a private bathroom, according to the school's distibution, with a full board treatment every day of the week. The residence has a large dining room and a leisure room, which is ideal to meet new friends. There is a possibility of having a double room with a private bathrrom paying a supplement.
The school offers a diverse program of daily activities, as well as excursions to the most popular tourist sights, all of which is organized and supervised by a team of prepared counselors.
Students will have the opportunity to get to know Viena in the afternoons, visit the most representative sites of the city and participate in parties and karaokes with young people from all over the world. On Saturdays there are full-day excursions to the surroundings of Viena, to such places as Grinzing or Hermannskogel, amongst others.
Transfers are included in the program price when the arrival is on Sunday between 11am and 3.30pm and for a departure on Saturday between 10am and 4pm.