The Languages Department is the alternative offered by the UNICEN to satisfy one of the most widespread needs we face nowadays: to communicate in a foreign language.
The courses are addressed to:
- Students of the different Colleges, as a part of its degree education.
- Members of the university community.
- Any member of the local community.
The technological support to the courses is supplied by the Language Laboratories, sited in Tandil and Olavarría.
There are two main Programs, Curricular and Extracurricular. The curricular program is oriented to university students, and the extracurricular one, to any member of the local community.
At present, the Department provides different courses and levels of: English, French, Portuguese, Italian, German, Chinese and Spanish for foreign students. The latter prepares the student for the acquisition of a certificate of national level: CELU (Certificate of Spanish, Language and Use), that has the recognition of the Education, Science and Technology Ministry of the Argentine Republic.
For any of the other courses mentioned above, the university awards the corresponding certificate.