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 1 and 2 week Spanish GCSE, 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, A-level and Scottish Higher exam in accordance with the syllabus and exam content of the 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,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 /A-Level / Scottish Higher Spanish Revision Courses
AIL Madrid GCSE, A-Level and Scottish Higher Spanish Revision Courses are comprised of five components:
20 general Spanish classes per week in small, well-organized groups with a maximum of 4-7 other pupils per class.
5 or 10 private lessons per week, which will allow you to:
At least 2 hours per day to be dedicated to homework and preparation for the following day´s class.
5 tutor-led activities, each consisting of 2 classes, which allow you to practise 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
17:10 - 18:50: Fun After-Class Activities (optional)
In the evening: Homework and revision
* The schedules are subject to change.
Staying with a host family during your Spanish GCSE, 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.
All our 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 a single room with full board (breakfast, packed lunch and dinner). Should you require a different type of accommodation, please get in contact with us. 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. Subject to availability
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.
Intensive Programme + 5 private classes + host family, single room, full board
Intensive Programme + 10 private classes + host family, single room, full board
*In the event that you do not need accommodation, please contact us for a quote.
** 1 class = 50 minutes
Course Start Dates
1 week courses 2019: 18th February, 8th April, 15th April, 22nd April, 27th May, 21st October, 28th October
2 weeks courses 2019: 8th April, 15th April
What is included in the price:
At AIL Madrid you won't 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.