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Universidad EAFIT
Carrera 49 # 7 sur -50 Medellín Antioquia Colombia
Carrera 12 # 96-23, oficina 304 Bogotá Cundinamarca Colombia
(57)(4) 2619500

Program Methodology

​​​​The Language Center methodology follows the communicative approach guidelines.

​The teaching processes aim at participatory and interactive learning in an environment where culture is integrated into the development of the four skills - listening, speaking, reading and writing – considering accuracy and relevance. According to these guidelines, the acquisition of a second language is promoted when:​

  • ​As a requirement to start the program, the student must perform a classification test at no cost to identify the appropriate course according to the Common European Framework.
  • There is interaction with the teacher and among students using the language that is being taught.
  • A level test is carried out to measure the knowledge acquired by the students, this test is included within the 38 hours of each course.
  • Materials and activities are as authentic as possible.
  • Emphasis is placed both on meaning and form (structure).
  • Students are taught to use learning strategies.
  • Students are taught to be independent.
  • Students have enough time to practice and process information.
  • Students are exposed to a wide variety of activities, teaching techniques and language structures.
  • Students' individual differences are acknowledged​​​.
  • ​Our book:​
  • The study material is not included in the Investment per course.
  • Additional services are offered such as tutoring, extra-academic activities, salsa classes, gym, swimming pool, etc. Some of these services have an additional cost.​