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Universidad de La Habana

7 Languages Reviews
4.18 / 5 based on 42 reviews
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Methilde
Universidad Autˇnoma de Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain
Medicine, Graduate, Independent
Universidad de La Habana
5.0/5
Languages
Language of instruction: Spanish
Was learning Spanish a key decision factor?
No, it wasn't.
How much did you improve your Spanish?
My level before: Basic phrases
My level after: No problems in any areas (including slang)
Language difficulties
Social
Educational
Administrative / Institutional
Overall
Personal comments
Spanish spoken is mainly all slang and takes a while to adapt, but the process is accelerated by being around the locals most of the time.
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lukas
Ludwig Maximilians Universitńt MŘnchen, Munich, Germany
Physics, Undergraduate, University Agreement
Universidad de La Habana
5.0/5
Languages
Language of instruction: Spanish
Local language was: Different than language of instruction
Was learning Spanish a key decision factor?
Yes, I wanted to improve my Spanish
Was learning the local language a key decision factor?
Yes, I wanted to improve my the local language
How much did you improve your Spanish?
My level before: Basic phrases
My level after: No problems in any areas (including slang)
How much did you improve your the local language?
My level before: Basic phrases
My level after: No problems in any areas (including slang)
Language difficulties
Social
Educational
Administrative / Institutional
Overall
Personal comments
southamerican spanish is a a bit cleaner than from Spain, though there are words used which Spanish people hardly understand
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rkrefetz
Wesleyan University, Middletown, CT, United States
Sociology, Undergraduate, University Agreement
Universidad de La Habana
3.0/5
Languages
Language of instruction: Spanish
Local language was: Different than language of instruction
Was learning Spanish a key decision factor?
Yes, I wanted to improve my Spanish
Was learning the local language a key decision factor?
Yes, I wanted to improve my the local language
How much did you improve your Spanish?
My level before: Everyday knowledge (shopping, directions, etc.)
My level after: At ease in most situations
How much did you improve your the local language?
My level before: Basic phrases
My level after: No problems in any areas (including slang)
Language difficulties
Social
Educational
Administrative / Institutional
Overall
Personal comments
Improving my language skills was a crucial and worthwhile part of my experience.
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Maria
Semester at Sea (University of Pittsburgh), Pittsburgh, United States
Law, Undergraduate, Independent
Universidad de La Habana
3.0/5
Languages
Language of instruction: Spanish
Local language was: Different than language of instruction
Was learning Spanish a key decision factor?
Yes, I wanted to improve my Spanish
Was learning the local language a key decision factor?
Yes, I wanted to improve my the local language
How much did you improve your Spanish?
My level before: Basic phrases
My level after: At ease in most situations
How much did you improve your the local language?
My level before: Basic phrases
My level after: No problems in any areas (including slang)
Language difficulties
Social
Educational
Administrative / Institutional
Overall
Personal comments
immersion makes you learn faster than you thought.
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ronald000
University of Zimbabwe, Harare, Zimbabwe
Education, Teacher Training, Graduate, Independent
Universidad de La Habana
5.0/5
Languages
Language of instruction: Spanish
Local language was: Different than language of instruction
Was learning Spanish a key decision factor?
Yes, I wanted to improve my Spanish
Was learning the local language a key decision factor?
Yes, I wanted to improve my the local language
How much did you improve your Spanish?
My level before: At ease in most situations
My level after: No problems in any areas (including slang)
How much did you improve your the local language?
My level before: Basic phrases
My level after: No problems in any areas (including slang)
Language difficulties
Social
Educational
Administrative / Institutional
Overall
Personal comments
LANGUAGE WAS WELL-TAUGHT.
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stefania
UniversitÓ Bocconi, Milan, Italy
Development Studies, Graduate, University Agreement
Universidad de La Habana
3.5/5
Languages
Language of instruction: Spanish
Local language was: Different than language of instruction
Was learning Spanish a key decision factor?
Yes, I wanted to improve my Spanish
Was learning the local language a key decision factor?
Yes, I wanted to improve my the local language
How much did you improve your Spanish?
My level before: Basic phrases
My level after: At ease in most situations
How much did you improve your the local language?
My level before: Basic phrases
My level after: No problems in any areas (including slang)
Language difficulties
Social
Educational
Administrative / Institutional
Overall
Personal comments
I learnt a lot.
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alberto
UniversitÓ Bocconi, Milan, Italy
Business Studies, Graduate, University Agreement
Universidad de La Habana
3.5/5
Languages
Language of instruction: English
Local language was: Different than language of instruction
Was learning English a key decision factor?
Yes, I wanted to improve my English
Was learning the local language a key decision factor?
Yes, I wanted to improve my the local language
How much did you improve your English?
My level before: Basic phrases
My level after: At ease in most situations
How much did you improve your the local language?
My level before: Basic phrases
My level after: No problems in any areas (including slang)
Language difficulties
Social
Educational
Administrative / Institutional
Overall
Personal comments
none
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