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The power of languages

Learning a language keeps you active, opens doors and gives you a new way of seeing the world.

Learning a new language can change your life!

We have the right course for you

We love teaching!

We avoid the classic method of frontal communication and use interactive dynamics and current topics. We teach grammar as a necessary tool for communication and stimulate the students’  interest in the new topics – rather than just giving it to them.

With us you can make new contacts

Our Courses

In addition to the language courses, we also offer occasionally special courses and events. The best way to find out more is by contacting us.

About us

We love teaching! We believe that a good language class should go far beyond teaching grammar, following a manual and filling out worksheets…

How it all started

I was inspired by my grandmother, Mrs. Kunz, to open my own language academy. I grew up in Fuerteventura at a time when it was difficult to get an education, due to the lack of schools. So I spent my youth in a place where it was very easy to go out and have fun or enjoy nature, but where there were hardly any training courses after basic education or high school. At the age of 17, I left the island and I made a promise to myself: if I ever returned to the island, I would do something to make things better. Seeing my classmates leave school to go to work in the tomato fields or to clean hotels left a mark on me. In the 1990s, speaking languages like English or German meant you could find a decent job. On the other hand, there were the foreigners, who didn’t speak Spanish and were isolated from local daily life. My grandmother believed in me and financed my studies, which took me to England, Switzerland, Germany and Madrid. I dedicate my educational project based on creating a bridge between two different worlds to her, to the strong woman in my family who spoke 5 languages fluently and was a pioneer for the women of her time: Dr. Ingeborg Zur-Kunz.

Why learn with us?

Communicative methods

Qualified and motivated teachers

Interactive lessons

Our own materials included

Useful language for work

Bilingual teachers

Qualified and motivated teachers

Our own materials included

Bilingual teachers

Our Team

ALINA KUNZ

Director and course teacher for Spanish and German

ELENA USKOVA

Coordinator and course teacher for German and Russian

MARLENE HÜTHMAIR

Course teacher for Spanish, English and German

Other teachers

Prices

For Residents
Individual Classes Classes for 2 persons Classes for 3 persons Classes for 4 persons or more
Price/month
€100
(Min. 4 h)
Price/month
€50
(Min. 4 h)
Price/month
€68
(Min. 8 h)
Price/month
€56
(Min. 8 h)
Price/hour
€25,00
Price/hour
€12,50
Price/hour
€8,50
Price/hour
€7,00
Header
Individual Classes
Price/month
€100
(Min. 4 h)
Price/hour
€25,00
Classes for 2 persons
Price/month
€50
(Min. 4 h)
Price/hour
€12,50
Classes for 3 persons
Price/month
€68
(Min. 8 h)
Price/hour
€8,50
Classes for 4 persons or more
Price/month
€56
(Min. 8 h)
Price/hour
€7,00
For Tourists
Individual Classes Classes for 2 persons Intensive Group Courses Courses "Educational Leave"
Price per hour
€30,00
Price per hour
€15,00
Price per hour
€10,00
1 Week
290,00 €

2 Weeks
550,00 €
Header
Individual Lessons
Price per hour
€30,00
Lessons for 2 persons
Price per hour
€15,00
Intensive Group Courses
Price per hour
€10,00
"Educational Leave" Courses
1 Week
290,00 €
2 Weeks
550,00 €
Virtual Classes
Individual Classes Classes for 2 persons Classes for 3 persons Classes for 4 persons or more
Price/month
€100
(Min. 4 h)
Price/month
€50
(Min. 4 h)
Price/month
€68
(Min. 8 h)
Price/month
€56
(Min. 8 h)
Price/hour
€25,00
Price/hour
€12,50
Price/hour
€8,50
Price/hour
€7,00
Header
Individual Classes
Price/month
€100
(Min. 4 h)
Price/hour
€25,00
Classes for 2 persons
Price/month
€50
(Min. 4 h)
Price/hour
€12,50
Classes for 3 persons
Price/month
€68
(Min. 8 h)
Price/hour
€8,50
Classes for 4 persons or more
Price/month
€56
(Min. 8 h)
Price/hour
€7,00

Placement Test

Why is it so important that you do a placement test before you start in a group? Because you will save time and money. The test is oral with a teacher who not only assesses your abilities, but also takes into account your goals, what you expect from the group and what area you need the language course for. The placement test is actually a first individual lesson that introduces you to our method. You get to know the academy and we find the right offer for you.

The test costs 10.00 € and lasts 45 minutes.

No test is necessary for beginners.

What our students say about us

Ask for info!

Contact us, we will give you info in English, Spanish or other languages.

Calle Poril, 24 · 35660 Corralejo · Fuerteventura

+34 610 013 424

Limpiaventura - The Beach Cleaning Project

Since 2015 Alina regularly organizes beach clean-ups on different coasts of the island of Fuerteventura. She does didactic and creative workshops in schools and camps raising awareness about marine pollution and the importance of a clean sea.

Contact us

Visit our website: limpiaventura.org
Facebook: Limpiaventura
Instagram: Limpiaventura
Whatsapp: +34610013424

Fashion items

We sell t-shirts, jumpers and other items. Please contact us directly for more information about our sales points.
Also for sale at the the Kunz Academy.

Clean-up with us

Find out about the next beach clean-up and join us.

Book a workshop

Our workshop for kids is creative, fun and is completed with an outdoor cleanup. We will inform you about the conditions.

Donations

Support us with 1 € per month at teaming.net/limpiaventura or with a bank transfer of a larger amount to the bank Sabadell.   

IBAN: ES790081054550000001787186

Spanish Course + Sports + Accommodation

Make the most of your holiday by doing sports. If you want to do excursions, surfing, windsurfing, kite-surfing, paddle surfing or beach volleyball, then we can advise you and offer you a package that combines your sport activity with your language lessons. We also have some hostels and hotels that collaborate with us and offer you a discount if you take a course with us.

German surf school, specialised in surf coaching for all levels. Accommodation: Lajares and Corralejo.

Spanish speaking surf instructors, the perfect opportunity for foreigners to practice the Spanish language outside of class.

Surf and skate community. Surf camps with programmes for active people who want to discover new experiences.

SUP, Kite and Surf School. Enjoy the advantages of a package of water sports courses combined with a language course.

Up to 15% discount on equipment hire and courses for being our customers.

Productive work atmosphere surrounded by a community of professionals like-minded people sharing common interests

ALINA KUNZ

Direktorin und Kursleiterin für Spanisch und Deutsch

Alina wurde in Wien geboren, ihr Vater kam aus Argentinien und ihre Mutter ist Auslandschweizerin aus Österreich. Alina zog als Kind durch Lateinamerika und Europa. Ihre Eltern entdeckten in den 70er Jahren Fuerteventura, eine naturbelassene Insel, und ließen sich dort nieder. Somit wuchs Alina zwischen zwei Welten auf, zweisprachig auf den Kanarischen Inseln und immer wieder mit längeren Aufenthalten in Wien und in der Schweiz. In Wien absolvierte sie ihr Studium als Magistra in spanischer und italienischer Philologie und Lehramt, sowie als DAF-Lehrerin. Die praktischen Kenntnisse gewann sie in Sprachschulen in der Schweiz,
Volkshochschulen in Deutschland und Österreich und am Goethe-Institut in Madrid.

Privacy notice

Thank you for choosing to be part of our community at Academia Kunz, doing business as Alina Kunz X0397081D (“Alina Kunz X0397081D”, “we”, “us”, “our”). We are committed to protecting your personal information and your right to privacy. If you have any questions or concerns about this privacy notice, or our practices with regards to your personal information, please contact us at https://academiakunz.com/.

When you visit our website https://academiakunz.com/ (the “Website”), and more generally, use any of our services (the “Services”, which include the Website), we appreciate that you are trusting us with your personal information. We take your privacy very seriously. In this privacy notice, we seek to explain to you in the clearest way possible what information we collect, how we use it and what rights you have in relation to it. We hope you take some time to read through it carefully, as it is important. If there are any terms in this privacy notice that you do not agree with, please discontinue use of our Services immediately.

This privacy notice applies to all information collected through our Services (which, as described above, includes our Website), as well as, any related services, sales, marketing or events.

Please read this privacy notice carefully as it will help you understand what we do with the information that we collect.

1. WHAT INFORMATION DO WE COLLECT?

Personal information you disclose to us

In Short: We collect personal information that you provide to us.

We collect personal information that you voluntarily provide to us when you express an interest in obtaining information about us or our products and Services, when you participate in activities on the Website or otherwise when you contact us.

The personal information that we collect depends on the context of your interactions with us and the Website, the choices you make and the products and features you use. The personal information we collect may include the following:

Personal Information Provided by You. We collect names; email addresses; and other similar information.

Social Media Login Data. We may provide you with the option to register with us using your existing social media account details, like your Facebook, Twitter or other social media account. If you choose to register in this way, we will collect the Information described in the section called “HOW DO WE HANDLE YOUR SOCIAL LOGINS” below.

All personal information that you provide to us must be true, complete and accurate, and you must notify us of any changes to such personal information.

Information collected from other sources

In Short: We may collect limited data from public databases, marketing partners, social media platforms, and other outside sources.

In order to enhance our ability to provide relevant marketing, offers and services to you and update our records, we may obtain information about you from other sources, such as public databases, joint marketing partners, affiliate programs, data providers, social media platforms, as well as from other third parties. This information includes mailing addresses, job titles, email addresses, phone numbers, intent data (or user behavior data), Internet Protocol (IP) addresses, social media profiles, social media URLs and custom profiles, for purposes of targeted advertising and event promotion. If you interact with us on a social media platform using your social media account (e.g. Facebook or Twitter), we receive personal information about you such as your name, email address, and gender. Any personal information that we collect from your social media account depends on your social media account’s privacy settings.

2. WILL YOUR INFORMATION BE SHARED WITH ANYONE?

In Short: We only share information with your consent, to comply with laws, to provide you with services, to protect your rights, or to fulfill business obligations.

We may process or share your data that we hold based on the following legal basis:
• Consent: We may process your data if you have given us specific consent to use your personal information for a specific purpose.
• Legitimate Interests: We may process your data when it is reasonably necessary to achieve our legitimate business interests.
• Performance of a Contract: Where we have entered into a contract with you, we may process your personal information to fulfill the terms of our contract.
• Legal Obligations: We may disclose your information where we are legally required to do so in order to comply with applicable law, governmental requests, a judicial proceeding, court order, or legal process, such as in response to a court order or a subpoena (including in response to public authorities to meet national security or law enforcement requirements).
• Vital Interests: We may disclose your information where we believe it is necessary to investigate, prevent, or take action regarding potential violations of our policies, suspected fraud, situations involving potential threats to the safety of any person and illegal activities, or as evidence in litigation in which we are involved.
More specifically, we may need to process your data or share your personal information in the following situations:
• Business Transfers. We may share or transfer your information in connection with, or during negotiations of, any merger, sale of company assets, financing, or acquisition of all or a portion of our business to another company.

3. DO WE USE COOKIES AND OTHER TRACKING TECHNOLOGIES?

In Short: We may use cookies and other tracking technologies to collect and store your information.

We may use cookies and similar tracking technologies (like web beacons and pixels) to access or store information. Specific information about how we use such technologies and how you can refuse certain cookies is set out in our Cookie Notice.

4. HOW DO WE HANDLE YOUR SOCIAL LOGINS?

In Short: If you choose to register or log in to our services using a social media account, we may have access to certain information about you.

Our Website offers you the ability to register and login using your third-party social media account details (like your Facebook or Twitter logins). Where you choose to do this, we will receive certain profile information about you from your social media provider. The profile Information we receive may vary depending on the social media provider concerned, but will often include your name, email address, friends list, profile picture as well as other information you choose to make public on such social media platform.

We will use the information we receive only for the purposes that are described in this privacy notice or that are otherwise made clear to you on the relevant Website. Please note that we do not control, and are not responsible for, other uses of your personal information by your third-party social media provider. We recommend that you review their privacy notice to understand how they collect, use and share your personal information, and how you can set your privacy preferences on their sites and apps.

5. HOW LONG DO WE KEEP YOUR INFORMATION?

In Short: We keep your information for as long as necessary to fulfill the purposes outlined in this privacy notice unless otherwise required by law.

We will only keep your personal information for as long as it is necessary for the purposes set out in this privacy notice, unless a longer retention period is required or permitted by law (such as tax, accounting or other legal requirements). No purpose in this notice will require us keeping your personal information for longer than 1 year.

When we have no ongoing legitimate business need to process your personal information, we will either delete or anonymize such information, or, if this is not possible (for example, because your personal information has been stored in backup archives), then we will securely store your personal information and isolate it from any further processing until deletion is possible.

6. HOW DO WE KEEP YOUR INFORMATION SAFE?

In Short: We aim to protect your personal information through a system of organizational and technical security measures.

We have implemented appropriate technical and organizational security measures designed to protect the security of any personal information we process. However, despite our safeguards and efforts to secure your information, no electronic transmission over the Internet or information storage technology can be guaranteed to be 100% secure, so we cannot promise or guarantee that hackers, cybercriminals, or other unauthorized third parties will not be able to defeat our security, and improperly collect, access, steal, or modify your information. Although we will do our best to protect your personal information, transmission of personal information to and from our Website is at your own risk. You should only access the Website within a secure environment.

7. WHAT ARE YOUR PRIVACY RIGHTS?

In Short: In some regions, such as the European Economic Area, you have rights that allow you greater access to and control over your personal information. You may review, change, or terminate your account at any time.

In some regions (like the European Economic Area), you have certain rights under applicable data protection laws. These may include the right (i) to request access and obtain a copy of your personal information, (ii) to request rectification or erasure; (iii) to restrict the processing of your personal information; and (iv) if applicable, to data portability. In certain circumstances, you may also have the right to object to the processing of your personal information. To make such a request, please use the contact details provided below. We will consider and act upon any request in accordance with applicable data protection laws.

If we are relying on your consent to process your personal information, you have the right to withdraw your consent at any time. Please note however that this will not affect the lawfulness of the processing before its withdrawal, nor will it affect the processing of your personal information conducted in reliance on lawful processing grounds other than consent.

If you are a resident in the European Economic Area and you believe we are unlawfully processing your personal information, you also have the right to complain to your local data protection supervisory authority. You can find their contact details here: http://ec.europa.eu/justice/data-protection/bodies/authorities/index_en.htm.

If you are a resident in Switzerland, the contact details for the data protection authorities are available here: https://www.edoeb.admin.ch/edoeb/en/home.html.

Cookies and similar technologies: Most Web browsers are set to accept cookies by default. If you prefer, you can usually choose to set your browser to remove cookies and to reject cookies. If you choose to remove cookies or reject cookies, this could affect certain features or services of our Website. To opt-out of interest-based advertising by advertisers on our Website visit http://www.aboutads.info/choices/.

8. CONTROLS FOR DO-NOT-TRACK FEATURES

Most web browsers and some mobile operating systems and mobile applications include a Do-Not-Track (“DNT”) feature or setting you can activate to signal your privacy preference not to have data about your online browsing activities monitored and collected. At this stage no uniform technology standard for recognizing and implementing DNT signals has been finalized. As such, we do not currently respond to DNT browser signals or any other mechanism that automatically communicates your choice not to be tracked online. If a standard for online tracking is adopted that we must follow in the future, we will inform you about that practice in a revised version of this privacy notice.

9. DO WE MAKE UPDATES TO THIS NOTICE?

In Short: Yes, we will update this notice as necessary to stay compliant with relevant laws.

We may update this privacy notice from time to time. The updated version will be indicated by an updated “Revised” date and the updated version will be effective as soon as it is accessible. If we make material changes to this privacy notice, we may notify you either by prominently posting a notice of such changes or by directly sending you a notification. We encourage you to review this privacy notice frequently to be informed of how we are protecting your information.

10. HOW CAN YOU CONTACT US ABOUT THIS NOTICE?

If you have questions or comments about this notice, you may email us at [email protected]
or by post to:
Academia Kunz
Calle Poril 24
Corralejo, La Oliva 35660
Spain

11. HOW CAN YOU REVIEW, UPDATE, OR DELETE THE DATA WE COLLECT FROM YOU?

Based on the applicable laws of your country, you may have the right to request access to the personal information we collect from you, change that information, or delete it in some circumstances. To request to review, update, or delete your personal information, please submit a request form. We will respond to your request within 30 days.

12. USING THE FACEBOOK, INSTAGRAM, YOUTUBE AND VIMEO PLUGIN

We use plugins from the Social media providers on our site. If you use those features and especially the “follow” function, the providers links your account to the websites you visit. This is announced to other users on Social media providers, in particular your followers. In this way, a data transfer to Faceook, Instagram, Youtube and Vimeo also takes place. We have no influence on the data that they collect with the help of the plugins, nor on the scope of the data collected by them. To the best of our knowledge, Social media providers collects the URL of the respective website accessed and the IP address of the user. However, these are not used for any other purpose than the presentation of the plugins. Further information on this can be found in their data protection declaration. We use the components of Facebook, Instagram, Vimeo and Youtube to make our offer accessible to a wider audience. Therein lie our legitimate interests, which serve as a legal basis for data processing. You can change your privacy settings in the account settings directly.

13. USE OF OUR CONTACT FORM

On our website you can get in touch with us via an electronic contact form. The data you enter in the input mask, such as name, e-mail address, etc., will be transmitted to us and stored. The data you provide will be used to process your request. Pre-contractual measures as well as our legitimate interests in the handling of the enquiry serve as a legal basis. We only store your data for as long as is necessary to process your enquiry or as long as we are required to do so by law.

14. GOOGLE WEB FONTS

We use so-called web fonts provided by Google (Google Inc., 1600 Amphitheatre Parkway Mountain View, CA 94043, USA) on our website for the uniform display of fonts. When you call up one of our pages, your browser loads the required web fonts into your browser cache in order to display texts and fonts correctly.

For this purpose, the browser you use connects to the Google servers. This enables Google to know that our website has been accessed via your IP address. Google Web Fonts are used in the interest of a uniform and attractive presentation of our online offers. This is where our legitimate interests lie, which serve as the legal basis for data processing. If your browser does not support Web Fonts, a standard font is used by your computer. Further information about Google Web Fonts can be found at https://developers.google.com/fonts/faq and in Google’s privacy policy: https://www.google.com/policies/privacy/

Imprint

The information provided by Academia Kunz doing business as Alina Kunz X0397081D (“we,” “us” or “our”) on https://academiakunz.com/ (the “Site”) is for general informational purposes only. All information on the Site is provided in good faith, however we make no representation or warranty of any kind, express or implied, regarding the accuracy, adequacy, validity, reliability, availability or completeness of any information on the Site. UNDER NO CIRCUMSTANCE SHALL WE HAVE ANY LIABILITY TO YOU FOR ANY LOSS OR DAMAGE OF ANY KIND INCURRED AS A RESULT OF THE USE OF THE SITE OR RELIANCE ON ANY INFORMATION PROVIDED ON THE SITE. YOUR USE OF THE SITE AND YOUR RELIANCE ON ANY INFORMATION ON THE SITE IS SOLELY AT YOUR OWN RISK.