UISIL Global Office proposes one option for History program. The option is visit historic places combined with lectures focused on fields originally from the town. The programs can be complemented with visits to companies, academic field trips, and cultural/tourist tours.

UISIL Provides a Supportive Environment For Language Learning

  • Small classes, individual attention, highly qualified faculty, and innovative teaching approaches help students acquire confidence and develop fluency and accuracy in English in an efficient and enjoyable way.
  • Through special focus classes, field trips, and visits to institutions of Perez Zeledón City, students receive an orientation to Latin American culture and an introduction to the Costa Rican system of higher education.
  • Programs are offered at all levels of proficiency, from beginner to advance according to European common chart for language reference (Marco Común Europeo de Referencia para las lenguas).
  • Courses are designed to address the needs of students who require Spanish for academic, professional, or personal reasons.

Program proposal

  • Historic Lectures
    • 1948 Civil War
    • Costa Rican Political System
    • Local Business
    • Project Management
Days Monday to Friday
Hours 08:00 – 11:00

13:00 – 17:00

Lecture description
  • Proposed topics and class discussion
  • Content-based debates
  • Hands-on participation
  • Lectures given by faculty or guests
Visit to companies and academic field trips Students will visit local companies and historic places to receive speeches about those companies and iconic places.

Proposed companies:

  • The Park of Stone Spheres
  • Guayabo National Monument
  • National and Jade Museums
  • Perez Zeledón Local Government
  • Airport City project


Others Off-campus: Home stay and two tours on weekend.

General Information

  • Airport pickup/drop-off: The group arrives on the same flight or similar time.
  • Transportation: Every day to site visits and to Spanish classes at UISIL.
  • Accommodations: Students houses.
  • Meals: Included with the accommodations.
  • Day off tours included.
  • Custom made programs available at date and duration that you required.

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