Maristela Cardona Abrego

Length of program

9 semesters and 1 semester of work placement

Investment (semester)

$ 8.520.000 COP

Our Focus

The Bachelor in Spanish Language and Literature program at Universidad Icesi proposes training of professionals able to create innovative learning experiences based on what the arts provide toward sensitivity and human thought, as well as, the processes of creating and elaborating state of the art technological tools towards life improvement and social, cultural, technological, and productive development in society.

Institutional Accreditation

In 2015, the Ministry of National Education extended Icesi University the High-Quality Institutional Accreditation until 2021. This, in recognition to the University´s ongoing commitment in maintaining high standards of quality in the development of the functions of training, research and social outreach, as well as, administrative support work within the region and the country.

Why study Arts at Icesi University (with emphasis on technologies for creation)

  • The graduate in Arts will be able to take advantage of expressive, theoretic, methodological, and historical elements of art to move the student closer to appreciation and reflection of style as a way to improve his or her processes of expression and plastic creation and to make creative use of software and technology in the arts.
  • Our graduates will be able to pursue their graduate training at Icesi University with the master’s in education.
  • The graduate in Arts will complete training internships starting the second semester
  • The graduate in Arts will have the chance to live pedagogical experiences at the national and international level.
  • The graduate in Arts will develop skills in craft, sound, visual, and corporal composition needed to convey feelings, ideas, models or concepts.
  • The graduate in Arts will consider the artistic method as a mode of building knowledge integrated with other formal modes.
  • The graduate in Arts will develop an ethical and respectful attitude towards other forms of artistic and cultural expression from the region and the country.

Candidate Profile

The student aiming to become a graduate of bachelor’s in arts should display solid training in Basic and Intermediate Education, have a clear interest in the pedagogy field and qualities that reflect sensitivity and an open mind to transformation perspectives, as well as, a creative spirit.

Graduate Profile

The graduate of Bachelor in Spanish Language and Literature at Universidad Icesi is a professional in education who can identify and pay special attention to the linguistic, cognitive, aesthetical, affective, and social development in children. This knowledge will allow the graduate to create experiences for the learning and development of communicative, scientific, expressive, social, and emotional skills through the integration of pedagogy, curricular, didactic, psychological, disciplinary, and research knowledge.

Fields of Action

Graduates of Bachelor in Arts will be able to perform as:

  • School directors.
  • Coordinators in the field of Art Education.
  • Directors for projects related to arts.
  • Educators in art fields.
  • Educators in the public or private sector.
  • Managers in pedagogical projects for teaching art and promoters of learning through artistic creation with the use of technology.


Formation lines
  • Idioms
  • Disciplinary expertise
  • Job
  • Science and humanities
  • Citizenship