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About courses (classroom courses):

  • The first day, before the first class, you will make a level test of Spanish.
  • Every session (hour) in the group courses lasts 55 minutes.
  • A private class lasts 60 minutes.
  • In case the number of participants in a class is less than 3 students, they will have 2 hours semi-private tuition and free AVE online course instead of 4 daily lessons in a group.
  • At the end of each unit, you will make an evaluation test.
  • At the end of the course, you will receive a certificate and a report.
  • There are no medical restrictions to participate in most of our activities.
  • Please, read carefully the description of the activity or consult any doubt with our secretary.
  • There is a monitor every 25 students in our courses for young learners under 18 years old that include it.
  • For reservations made less then 5 days before the start of the course please ask us for availability.
  • Natural person. Responsible for the Centre. Mr. Francisco Pérez Navarro.
  • The school is provided with internal quality control procedures. Every student fills out an evaluation questionnaire at the end of the course.

The school will be closed on the following days: First week of January, 6th January, 28th February, 14th of April, 1st of May, 15th of August, 12th October, 1st November, 6th and 8th of December and from the 20th to the 31st of December.
No extra classes will be arranged to make up group lessons missed on public holidays and there is no refund of fees or credit given.

 

Accommodation and ages:

Host family:
Colegio Maravillas inspects all the houses of the host families, has a catalogue with the number of rooms, their size and pieces of furniture available, as well as additional amenities they have.
It also has all the information concerned with the family structure, children, relatives and pets, apart from dietary and smoking habits.
Colegio Maravillas guarantees a smoke-free environment. Families and students should smoke outside (on the terrace, balcony or in garden)
The average distance of the families’ houses is 10 minutes away from the school.
Depending on the students’ needs, they will be assigned a family, according to the following criteria:
-Students attending courses for adults (+18) never share a family with students under 18 years old.
-Adults (+18) stay individually at a rate of one student / one family or they can share a room with another student older than 18 years.
-In the case of underage students, CM houses up to a maximum of four students, same gender, per family.
– The age range of courses for young people is 13 to 17 and this is the range that can share accommodation
-In the case of double rooms, students of different gender do not stay in the same one, with the exception of siblings.
-In our International Summer Courses, the school always houses students from different nationalities at the same house, so that the use of their mother tongues is avoided and Spanish language practice is encouraged, unless we are specifically asked to do otherwise.
-During his/her stay, the student may request one (1) change of accommodation with no additional cost if the assigned family does not meet the student’s expectations or if any problem occurs. From the second time, any change of accommodation will have an additional cost of 25€ in terms of transportation.
-Should the student suffer from any kind of allergy or illness, it must be notified to us at the time of booking.

Conditions only for the AVE course ONLINE:

Colegio Maravillas is authorised by Instituto Cervantes to sell licenses of the AVE online course. Colegio Maravillas has neither control nor responsibility regarding the functioning of the AVE platform, and in any case will be responsible for possible system failures that may occur. The AVE online course offers different levels to learn. In this way, the license sold by Colegio Maravillas only matches to one of those levels: A1, A2, B1, B2 or C1. The student has the option to buy as many licenses as he/she wishes for any of those levels (ex: A1 and A2). This is a unit price and there will not be extra charges for the reservation of the course. The inscription will only be realized by purchasing the course in advance. The duration of the course is 21 days and it starts from the moment the student receives the login details in the system. The course does not include a teacher, and once it has been completed, the student can do a self evaluation in order to check his progress. The licenses can only be used by the buyers and are not transferrable.


To apply online:

Complete the registration form and within a few days you will receive a confirmation of your application by email. It is impossible to send an online inscription without having read and accepted our General Conditions. Please note also that the citizens of some countries need a VISA to enter Spain it is your obligation to get informed about the regulations in your country on this behalf before making an inscription. To be correctly registered you have to pay a deposit, 150 euros, which should be made not later than 4 weeks before the start of the course, by E-PAYMENT, by international money order (post office) to our address or by bank transfer to:

COLEGIO MARAVILLAS

BANK: UNICAJA – CALLE SIERRAMAR S/N / 29631 ARROYO DE LA MIEL , MÁLAGA, SPAIN

ACCOUNT: IBAN ES 582103 3057 23 330 000750-0

SWIFT: UCJAES2M

If paying by bank transfer or cheque, please add 12euros for bank charges The balance must to be paid upon receipt of our confirmation and invoice, always before the student’s arrival. All enrollments are subjected to the following conditions, which become legally binding upon acceptance of the enrollment by Colegio Maravillas.


CANCELLATIONS

All cancellations must be notified in writing to Colegio Maravillas not less than 28 days before the start of the course. All tuition fees will be refunded, except for the deposit of 150 euros, which is non-refundable. If the student wishes to withdraw after the start of the course, there will be no refund of fees. It is to be understood that the applicant’s participation in the programme may be terminated at the discretion of Colegio Maravillas without any refund of fees, and that the applicant may be sent home at his / her own expenses if he / she doesn’t adhere to all rules, regulations, norms and instructions of the school.


Late arrival and absence:

No refunds are allowed if the student arrives late for the course or is absent during the course. Periods of absence for vacation or any other reason may not be made up with free extension of the course. Fees are not transferable from one person to another.


Insurance:

Non -Spanish EC nationals are entitled to the same health care service as a Spanish National. EC Citizens are required to obtain Form E111 from their local health authority prior to arrival to Spain in order to avail of the health care service in Spain. Colegio Maravillas doesn’t accept responsibility for losses or damages to personal properties. Students are advised to take out personal insurance to cover them against any cause above-mentioned and loss of fees through non-arrival, absence or unexpected termination of the course. Colegio Maravillas reserves the right to alter dates, fees or teaching premises without prior notice. We do not arrange accommodation for persons not attending our courses with the exception of spouses or children of students. If you wish Colegio Maravillas can provide a Travel and Medical Insurance. Please ask us for a quotation and the covers included.


Payment policy:

* All payment must be received prior to the start of the course. * All bank charges must be paid by the sender.

The school will be closed on the following days: First week of January, 28th February, 14th of April, 1st of May, 15th of August, 12th October, 1st November, 6th and 8th of December and from the 24th to the 31st of December. No extra classes will be arranged to make up group lessons missed on public holidays and there is no refund of fees or credit given.


Privacy:

Your personal details will be recorded automatically by Colegio Maravillas. The user is herewith informed that he can access to these dates, change or delete them as well as oppose to their storage under: Avda. Salvador Vicente 9, 29631 Benalmádena (Málaga). Colegio Maravillas guarantees the confidentiality of you data.


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