CULTURAL LINGUISTIC PROGRAM
Description The Linguistic-Cultural program will take place during the summer of 2019 focused on High
School students in the family and academic sphere, interested in acquiring and/or develop the Spanish
language in Cuernavaca, Morelos, Mexico for three weeks in a comfortable and safe environment in a total
immersion and exposure to the culture and language.
OVERALL OBJECTIVE: Acquire and/or develop intercultural communicative competence with innovative
custom techniques in small groups of students (maximum 6) in a similar linguistic level with formal practice
sessions and real Spanish language activities in interesting and significant cultural contexts for daily life and
Cultural Topic: Language is a key instrument on the acquisition of values and cultural wealth; these will be
the main triggers during the program. For this reason, the day-to-day aspects, as well as the historical and
cultural background are an important part of the Program content in ATIC-Fenix.
Academic aspect: Based on this specific subject, the program contains a series of theoretical and practical
exercises based on their school requirement (high school).
Specific objectives: Develop Linguistic and cultural tools on the basis of everyday and immediate needs, as
well as a series of theoretical and practical presentations (family, music, dance, football, etc.) in order to
develop a better understanding of Mexican/Hispanic Culture. Artistic expressions of great cultural richness
will be present from day to day in the different tourist and recreational activities during the program.