Spanish legal system

Legal Spanish

Course aimed to professionals in the field of Law interested in the Spanish legal system, its structure, and the language related to it.

3 weeks
20 sessions (55 ’) per week
Level B1 or higher


This 60-hour course aims to set the foundations for the essential knowledge on the Spanish Legal System and specific language to this field. Students will review the features of legal Spanish as a specialized language, both from a macro and micro perspective, by summarizing and analyzing the sources that shape the actual Legal Spanish. We will also attend to the importance and particularities of the technical vocabulary and the problems that can arise from a legal translation. The students will also undergo a study of the various genres and textual typologies that enrich and constitute the standard Spanish used in legal contexts.

Recommended for

  • University students
  • Law and Hispanic Culture professionals
  • Any other interested adult

Included in the course

  • Lodging (with Spanish host family, single room, full-board, 20 nights)
  • Out-of-Academy activities
  • Classroom materials
  • Certificate of completion


Prices valid for the courses and programmes booked during the current academic year.

Legal Spanish

1.950 €

3 weeks