PLQ turned 30! To celebrate, friends and members of the staff put together a magazine to commemorate the trajectory and memories of the organization. We hope you can join us in this journey to the past while practicing Spanish. Learn more..
Our intensive Spanish course is entirely personalized (one-on-one teaching) and is focused on the student learning communication skills for daily life.
Our Legal Spanish course is directed towards law students, lawyers, judges, public defenders and prosecutors, and other workers in the judicial sphere.
Spanish for Social Work
Our Spanish-for-Social Work course is directed towards social workers, educators, community organizers, activists, and students of social work and other social sciences.
Spanish for Healthcare
Our Spanish-for-Healthcare course is directed towards healthcare professionals: doctors, nurses, midwives, medical students, paramedics, and all those who work in the healthcare sector.
Latin American Literature
This course offers an introduction to contemporary Latin American literature, focusing on 20th century writing and focusing on the relationship between literature and social change.
Writing and Composition
This course is designed for students with an advanced level of Spanish. The objective of the course is for students to improve their writing and oral expression through discussions, written reports and compositions, debates, readings, and necessary grammar revision.
The course is taught one-on-one, and the teaching method is based on the premise that one best learns another language like a native tongue, by speaking; the students and the instructor will speak the language that is being studied.
Latin American History
The primary purpose of this course is to explore the history of cultural inheritance and political movements in Latin America, from pre-Spanish invasion to the present.
Study Via Skype
With PLQ Online, you can improve your grammar, pronunciation and conversation skills through one-on-one Skype lessons. We welcome new students as well as students who have previously studied at PLQ in Guatemala.