For all those who are starting to feel overwhelmed by the masses of Spanish exam revision for your upcoming exams, fear no more. AIL Madrid, a prestigious Cervantes Institute accredited Spanish language School offers, invaluable, intensive 1 and 2 week Spanish GCSE, AS, A-Level and Scottish Higher Spanish Revision Courses in Madrid that will allow you to take the exam feeling well-prepared and confident!
The course programme has been specially designed for pupils currently revising for their GCSE, AS, A-level and Scottish Higher exam in accordance with the syllabus and exam content of AQA, OCR, Edexcel, WJEC, CCEA and SQA examination boards. During the course you will thoroughly revise the Spanish skills you need to pass your Spanish GCSE, AS, A-level or Scottish Higher exam as well as raising your general level of Spanish. You will be surprised by how fast you progress and master exam technique.
1.Course Programme – GCSE / AS / A-Level / Scottish Higher Spanish Revision Courses
AIL Madrid GCSE, AS A-Level and Scottish Higher Spanish Revision Courses have five components:
20 classes per week in small, well-organized groups with a maximum of 4 other pupils per class. The course focuses on:
5 or 10 private lessons per week, which will allow you to really hone in on the subject matter that you would like to focus. It is also recommendable to book private tuition to work in details on the topic that you need to prepare for your GCSE / AS / A-level / Scottish Higher exam.
At least 2 hours per day to be dedicated to homework and preparation for the following day´s class.
10 teaching classes per week, tutor-led fun afternoon activities, which allow you to practice Spanish in different contexts outside of the classroom.
1.6. Daily Schedule - Spanish Revision Course In Madrid
09.00 - 10.40: 2 group classes
10.40 - 11.10: Break
11.10 - 12.50: 2 group classes
13.00 - 15.00: Lunch break
15:00 - 15:50/16:40: Private tuition (optional)*
17:00 - 18:40: Fun afternoon activities (optional)*
In the evening: Homework and self-revision
* The schedules are subject to change.
Staying with a host family during your Spanish GCSE, AS, A-Level and Scottish Higher Revision Course will give you an excellent opportunity not only to experience all the Spanish norms and customs, but also to immensely improve your Spanish as you pick up new colloquial phrases and sayings which you can take straight into your exams!
You will find your Spanish host families to be very friendly and welcoming, and in addition to all the help they can give you with regards to the language, you will taste the culinary delights of the traditional Spanish meals prepared by your host family.
families have been carefully selected
for their warm
atmosphere and good facilities, and all are regularly inspected to ensure that high accommodation standards are
maintained. They are located within 10-30 minutes travelling distance of AIL
Madrid, and all are in safe
neighborhoods with good metro and bus connections.
Prior to your arrival, we will ask you to fill out a preference questionnaire, to find a host family that matches your expectations.
The accommodation included in the package price of the programme is in single room with full board (breakfast, packed lunch and dinner). Should you require a different type of accommodation, please get in . If 2 pupils come together, accommodation can be arranged in the same family or in two different families that live close by.
Accommodation is available from Sunday to Saturday. Extra nights are available upon request.
Curfew: Should you require a specific curfew to be put in place, please let us know so that we can inform the host family.
Please note, for students aged 17 or under, host families are the only type of accommodation that we offer.
20 group classes
20 group classes
5 private classes
20 group classes
10 private classes
Spanish host family *
(single room, full board)
1 week: £423/495€
2 weeks: £795/930€
1 week: £551/645€
2 weeks: £1043/1220€
1 week: £654/765€
2 weeks: £1248/1460€
*In the event that you do not
need accommodation, please contact us for a quote.
** I class = 50 minutes
Course Start Dates 2014
1 week courses: 27th October
Course Start Dates 2015
1 week courses: 16th February, 30th March, 6th April, 13th April, 25th May, 26th October
2 week courses: 30th March- 10th April, 6th-17th April
What is included in the price:
At AIL Madrid you not miss any classes due to public holidays. We are the only Spanish School in Madrid which makes up all classes and activities, independent of the course type, the length of booking, the number of public holidays in the week and the time of year.
By taking your Spanish revision course in the country where the language is spoken you will not only greatly improve you general Spanish skills but also your all-round understanding of the language. You will learn about Spanish culture and customs and experience first-hand the Spanish way of life, gaining invaluable knowledge you can then apply during your exam.
Madrid airport is well connected to the city by metro and bus services which cost approximately £4/5€. Alternatively we can arrange an arrival and departure transfer service between the airport and the accommodation at an extra cost (£64/75€ single and £107/125€ return). If you decide to book it, a representative from AIL Madrid will wait for you at the airport to take you directly to you accommodation.
7. Accompanying parents
Parents are more than welcome to come with their son/daughter and take a Spanish course or simply enjoy Madrid. In such cases, we can offer you a variety of accommodation options, including host family, hostel or hotel. If this option appeals, please for more details and prices.
There are 4 different ways to enrol on the GCSE, AS, A-Level and Scottish Higher Spanish Revision Courses:
If you decide to enrol via telephone, e-mail or fax, please provide us with your complete personal data (first name, last name, birth date, gender, address, e-mail), specifying the course you want to take, the start date and the duration.
We offer our UK customers the option to pay by bank transfer in pounds into our UK Sterling Account, avoiding bank transfer charges and exchange commissions.
Our account details are:
Account holder: AIL Madrid Limited
Sort code: 30-13-54
Account number: 05291145
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