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Intensive two-week, three-week and month-long courses in Spanish language and culture are available throughout the year for those who want to study abroad in Salamanca on a short-term program.

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Application Requirements

  • Minimum 2.5 G.P.A.
  • Open to freshmen, sophomores, juniors and seniors
  • Open to all levels of Spanish speakers
  • Completed API application
  • University Approval Form
  • One letter of recommendation
  • Official transcript
  • Entry Requirements: Valid passport

API students participate in several excursions per session designed to help familiarize them with areas of their host city, country, and surrounding region. The following is a listing of all excursions for API Salamanca January and September intensive programs. All excursions are subject to change.

  • Madrid

    Spain’s capital blends the modern with an important cultural and artistic heritage. Three of the most important art galleries in the world (the Prado, Reina Sofia and Thyssen-Bornemisza Museums) are all located in the center of Madrid. All this, combined with the momentum of a society that is dynamic, liberal and welcoming, has turned this metropolis into one of the western world’s great capitals.

  • Toledo

    Toledo, located south of Madrid, was declared ‘City of Mankind’s Heritage’ by UNESCO in 1986. It was capital of Spain from mid-6th to the mid-16th centuries, as evidenced by its impressive medieval architecture. Known as the “City of the Three Cultures,” it served as a hub for Jews, Moors and Christians and has today become a symbol of religious tolerance. Walking through Toledo is like taking a magic journey into the past.

  • El Escorial

    The Royal Monastery of San Lorenzo del Escorial was constructed between 1563-1584 and built in the purest 16th century Renaissance style. Nearly all Bourbon kings and queens of Spain have been buried here. It is a royal palace, a monastery, school and houses the private library of Philip II which contains some of the oldest books in the world.

  • Madrid

    Spain’s capital blends the modern with an important cultural and artistic heritage. Three of the most important art galleries in the world (the Prado, Reina Sofia and Thyssen-Bornemisza Museums) are all located in the center of Madrid. All this, combined with the momentum of a society that is dynamic, liberal and welcoming, has turned this metropolis into one of the western world’s great capitals.

  • Toledo

    Toledo, located south of Madrid, was declared ‘City of Mankind’s Heritage’ by UNESCO in 1986. It was capital of Spain from mid-6th to the mid-16th centuries, as evidenced by its impressive medieval architecture. Known as the “City of the Three Cultures,” it served as a hub for Jews, Moors and Christians and has today become a symbol of religious tolerance. Walking through Toledo is like taking a magic journey into the past.

What You’ll Study

TOTAL CREDITS - 3-6 semester credits per session (depending on session length)

Intensive two-week, three-week and month-long courses in Spanish language and culture are available throughout the year for those who want to study abroad in Salamanca on a short-term program.

Most students choose to fly into Madrid Barajas International Airport and travel independently by bus to Salamanca.

Ground transportation to/ from Madrid is not included in the program fee unless the student selects a program in September or January, but it can be arranged at an additional cost. ONLY January and September programs include airport reception and an orientation program in Madrid in the program fee.

If this program is taken along with a semester or quarter program, a discount is applied.

CREDIT BREAKDOWN

TWO-WEEK SESSION

40-50 contact hours approximately 3-semester credits

THREE-WEEK SESSION

60-75 contact hours 4-5 semester credits

MONTH PROGRAM

80-100 contact hours 5-6 semester credits

TRANSCRIPTS

API students will receive a transcript from the Universidad de Salamanca upon completion of their program.

Staff & Coordinators

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    Inma Borrego

    Inma will be one of your Resident Directors in Salamanca and will be a resource for you on-site.

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    Miguel Blanco

    Miguel will be one of your Resident Directors in Salamanca and a resource for you while you are in Spain.

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    Mariana Delmonte-Gladstone

    Mariana Delmonte-Gladstone will be your Program Coordinator and prepare you to go abroad!

    Email - mariana.delmonte-gladstone@apiabroad.com

COURSE OFFERINGS

All students are required to take a Spanish Grammar at their respective level. Depending on their level and the length of the term, students may then choose 2 elective courses.

CREDIT INFORMATION

Most API partner universities in Spain operate on the contact hour system, wherein the number of credits earned depends on the time spent in class. To determine the conversion of contact hours to U.S. credits, divide the contact hours available by 15.

Lengua española (Beginning Spanish Grammar) 3 Week Course

This course introduces students to the fundamentals of Spanish grammar. Particular attention is given to difficult parts of speech that challenge foreign students.

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Beginning  

Recommended US semester credits: 2   Contact Hours: 30

View Syllabus   

Ampliación de léxico (Beginning Spanish Vocabulary) - 3 Week Coruse

Students learn vocabulary words grouped by semantic meanings. Practice of vocabulary in this arrangement allows students to learn not only the words, but also be able to recognize and understand them in context.

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Beginning  

Recommended US semester credits: 1   Contact Hours: 15

View Syllabus   

Laboratorio de idiomas (Beginning Language Lab) - 3 Week Course

In this course, students practice basic useful Spanish sentences, as well as the sounds or sequences of sounds which are especially difficult for foreign speakers. The goal is to improve pronunciation.

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Beginning  

Recommended US semester credits: 1   Contact Hours: 15

View Syllabus   

Actividades para la comunicación (Beginner - Activities for Communication) - 3 Week Course

This course gives students practical situations in which to practice their Spanish language as a Spaniard would. Focus is on correct verb tenses and pronunciation.

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Beginning  

Recommended US semester credits: 1   Contact Hours: 15

View Syllabus   

Lengua española intermedio (Intermediate Spanish Grammar) - 3 Week Course

This course gives a general view of the most important grammar points in Spanish, reviewing the basic verb tenses and adding the subjunctive and conditional forms. Vocabulary expansion is stressed as an important aid to fluency.

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Intermediate  

Recommended US semester credits: 2   Contact Hours: 30

View Syllabus   

Lengua española avanzado (Advanced Spanish Grammar) - 3 Week Course

This course offer a systematic review of all verb tenses and moods and help students to further develop and improve their writing skills. Vocabulary acquisition is a key component at the advanced level.

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Advanced  

Recommended US semester credits: 2   Contact Hours: 30

View Syllabus   

Lengua española superior (Superior Spanish Grammar) - 3 Week Course

This course offer a systematic review of all verb tenses and moods and help students to further develop and improve their writing skills. Vocabulary acquisition is a key component at the advanced level.

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Superior  

Recommended US semester credits: 2   Contact Hours: 30

View Syllabus   

Arte español (Intermediate Spanish Art History) - 3 Week Course

This course focuses on the history of art in Spain. It includes the study of architectural styles (Gothic, Baroque Romanesque), painting by important Spanish artists and the study of major artworks and monuments in Spain. Some background in art history terminology is helpful.

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Intermediate  

Recommended US semester credits: 1   Contact Hours: 15

View Syllabus   

Arte español (Advanced Spanish Art History) - 3 Week Course

This course focuses on the history of art in Spain. It includes the study of architectural styles (Gothic, Baroque Romanesque), painting by important Spanish artists and the study of major artworks and monuments in Spain. Some background in art history terminology is helpful.

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Advanced  

Recommended US semester credits: 1   Contact Hours: 15

View Syllabus   

Arte español (Superior Spanish Art History) - 3 Week Course

This course focuses on the history of art in Spain. It includes the study of architectural styles (Gothic, Baroque Romanesque), painting by important Spanish artists and the study of major artworks and monuments in Spain. Some background in art history terminology is helpful.

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Superior  

Recommended US semester credits: 1   Contact Hours: 15

View Syllabus   

Cine español e hispanoamericano (Intermediate Spanish and Latin American Cinema) - 3 Week Course

In this subject students explore the narrative mechanisms that make film a special artistic medium. The class views a variety of Spanish and Latin American films from a cinematographic point of view. Students learn how different aspects of the Hispanic culture are shown and analyze the aesthetic and social issues. Students conduct reviews, critical analyses, and comparative studies which allow them to develop their communicative skills and their ability to draw conclusions.

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Intermediate  

Recommended US semester credits: 1   Contact Hours: 15

View Syllabus   

Cine español e hispanoamericano (Advanced Spanish and Latin American Cinema) - 3 Week Course

In this subject students explore the narrative mechanisms that make film a special artistic medium. The class views a variety of Spanish and Latin American films from a cinematographic point of view. Students learn how different aspects of the Hispanic culture are shown and analyze the aesthetic and social issues. Students conduct reviews, critical analyses, and comparative studies which allow them to develop their communicative skills and their ability to draw conclusions.

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Advanced  

Recommended US semester credits: 1   Contact Hours: 15

View Syllabus   

Cine español e hispanoamericano (Superior Spanish and Latin American Cinema) - 3 Week Course

In this subject students explore the narrative mechanisms that make film a special artistic medium. The class views a variety of Spanish and Latin American films from a cinematographic point of view. Students learn how different aspects of the Hispanic culture are shown and analyze the aesthetic and social issues. Students conduct reviews, critical analyses, and comparative studies which allow them to develop their communicative skills and their ability to draw conclusions.

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Superior  

Recommended US semester credits: 1   Contact Hours: 15

View Syllabus   

Conversación y redacción (Intermediate Spanish Conversation and Composition) - 3 Week Course

Students learn how to make clear and detailed descriptions, narrations and oral presentations. Students are taught how to understand and summarize oral texts (radio, television, films) as well as how to read and understand written texts (press, advertisements, magazines, books), and give oral presentations in class. Students receive guidelines on how to develop their ability to write clear texts, using a coherent organization and distribution of ideas and an appropriate use of the connectives and vocabulary.

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Intermediate  

Recommended US semester credits: 1   Contact Hours: 15

View Syllabus   

Conversación y redacción (Advanced Spanish Conversation and Composition) - 3 Week Course

Students learn how to make clear and detailed descriptions, narrations and oral presentations. Students are taught how to understand and summarize oral texts (radio, television, films) as well as how to read and understand written texts (press, advertisements, magazines, books), and give oral presentations in class. Students receive guidelines on how to develop their ability to write clear texts, using a coherent organization and distribution of ideas and an appropriate use of the connectives and vocabulary.

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Advanced  

Recommended US semester credits: 1   Contact Hours: 15

View Syllabus   

Conversación y redacción (Superior Spanish Conversation and Composition) - 3 Week Course

Students learn how to make clear and detailed descriptions, narrations and oral presentations. Students are taught how to understand and summarize oral texts (radio, television, films) as well as how to read and understand written texts (press, advertisements, magazines, books), and give oral presentations in class. Students receive guidelines on how to develop their ability to write clear texts, using a coherent organization and distribution of ideas and an appropriate use of the connectives and vocabulary.

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Superior  

Recommended US semester credits: 1   Contact Hours: 15

View Syllabus   

Cultura española (Intermediate Spanish Culture) - 3 Week Course

This course presents a wide variety of information about Spain and its people. Topics include an introduction to the most important aspects of Spanish geography, history, politics, art history, and popular culture (bullfighting, flamenco, and music). This is an excellent option for the student wishing to gain a deeper understanding of the country and culture.

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Intermediate  

Recommended US semester credits: 1   Contact Hours: 15

View Syllabus   

Cultura española (Advanced Spanish Culture) - 3 Week Course

This course presents a wide variety of information about Spain and its people. Topics include an introduction to the most important aspects of Spanish geography, history, politics, art history, and popular culture (bullfighting, flamenco, and music). This is an excellent option for the student wishing to gain a deeper understanding of the country and culture.

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Advanced  

Recommended US semester credits: 1   Contact Hours: 15

View Syllabus   

Cultura española (Superior Spanish Culture) - 3 Week Course

This course presents a wide variety of information about Spain and its people. Topics include an introduction to the most important aspects of Spanish geography, history, politics, art history, and popular culture (bullfighting, flamenco, and music). This is an excellent option for the student wishing to gain a deeper understanding of the country and culture.

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Superior  

Recommended US semester credits: 1   Contact Hours: 15

View Syllabus   

Destrezas escritas (Intermediate Spanish Writing) - 3 Week Course

This is a seminar on written Spanish expression. It is designed to improve writing skills. Exercises include writing papers, essays, and other genres of the written word in Spanish. This course is helpful for students who already have a strong verbal ability in Spanish and want to increase their written ability.

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Intermediate  

Recommended US semester credits: 1   Contact Hours: 15

View Syllabus   

Destrezas escritas (Advanced Spanish Writing) - 3 Week Course

This is a seminar on written Spanish expression. It is designed to improve writing skills. Exercises include writing papers, essays, and other genres of the written word in Spanish. This course is helpful for students who already have a strong verbal ability in Spanish and want to increase their written ability.

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Advanced  

Recommended US semester credits: 1   Contact Hours: 15

View Syllabus   

Destrezas escritas (Superior Spanish Writing) - 3 Week Course

This is a seminar on written Spanish expression. It is designed to improve writing skills. Exercises include writing papers, essays, and other genre of the written word in Spanish. This course is helpful for students who already have a strong verbal ability in Spanish and want to increase their written ability.

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Superior  

Recommended US semester credits: 1   Contact Hours: 15

View Syllabus   

Destrezas orales (Intermediate Spanish Communication) - 3 Week Course

This class is designed to work on the ability of students to express themselves in Spanish. This is a very good option for advanced level students who want to work on their speaking skills.

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Intermediate  

Recommended US semester credits: 1   Contact Hours: 15

View Syllabus   

Destrezas orales (Advanced Spanish Communication) - 3 Week Course

This class is designed to work on the ability of students to express themselves in Spanish. This is a very good option for advanced level students who want to work on their speaking skills.

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Advanced  

Recommended US semester credits: 1   Contact Hours: 15

View Syllabus   

Destrezas orales (Superior Spanish Communication) - 3 Week Course

This class is designed to work on the ability of students to express themselves in Spanish. This is a very good option for advanced level students who want to work on their speaking skills.

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Superior  

Recommended US semester credits: 1   Contact Hours: 15

View Syllabus   

La mujer en la Historia de España (Intermediate - The Role of Women in Spanish History) - 3 Week Course

This class explores the role women have played throughout Spanish history. Students study the history of Spain from the beginning of the 20th century, taking a look at the Second Republic, the Civil War, Franco’s regime, the Transition, and finally, the current situation. The history of women in Spain is analyzed through the study of the most important figures of literature (Emilia Pardo Bazán, Carmen Martín Gaite), politics (Clara Campoamor, Dolores Ibarruri), philosophy (María Zambrano, Calia Amorós) and the arts (María Blanchard, María Casares).

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Intermediate  

Recommended US semester credits: 1   Contact Hours: 15

View Syllabus   

La mujer en la Historia de España (Advanced - The Role of Women in Spanish History) - 3 Week Course

This class explores the role women have played throughout Spanish history. Students study the history of Spain from the beginning of the 20th century, taking a look at the Second Republic, the Civil War, Franco’s regime, the Transition, and finally, the current situation. The history of women in Spain is analyzed through the study of the most important figures of literature (Emilia Pardo Bazán, Carmen Martín Gaite), politics (Clara Campoamor, Dolores Ibarruri), philosophy (María Zambrano, Calia Amorós) and the arts (María Blanchard, María Casares).

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Advanced  

Recommended US semester credits: 1   Contact Hours: 15

View Syllabus   

La mujer en la Historia de España (Superior - The Role of Women in Spanish History) - 3 Week Course

This class explores the role women have played throughout Spanish history. Students study the history of Spain from the beginning of the 20th century, taking a look at the Second Republic, the Civil War, Franco’s regime, the Transition, and finally, the current situation. The history of women in Spain is analyzed through the study of the most important figures of literature (Emilia Pardo Bazán, Carmen Martín Gaite), politics (Clara Campoamor, Dolores Ibarruri), philosophy (María Zambrano, Calia Amorós) and the arts (María Blanchard, María Casares).

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Superior  

Recommended US semester credits: 1   Contact Hours: 15

View Syllabus   

El mundo árabe en el mundo hispánico (Intermediate - The Arab World in Hispanic Culture) - 3 Week Course

This class analyzes the Moorish influence in Hispanic societies and cultures and studies the role Arab language, literature and arts, together with other cultures, have had in the development of the Hispanic identity. The contents of this course are divided into four sections: the Moors and the Hispanic world through history; the Arabic language as a key element for the development of the Spanish language; medicine, philosophy and sciences; and Moorish architecture in Spain.

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Intermediate  

Recommended US semester credits: 1   Contact Hours: 15

View Syllabus   

El mundo árabe en el mundo hispánico (Advanced - The Arab World in Hispanic Culture) - 3 Week Course

This class analyzes the Moorish influence in Hispanic societies and cultures and studies the role Arab language, literature and arts, together with other cultures, have had in the development of the Hispanic identity. The contents of this course are divided into four sections: the Moors and the Hispanic world through history; the Arabic language as a key element for the development of the Spanish language; medicine, philosophy and sciences; and Moorish architecture in Spain.

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Advanced  

Recommended US semester credits: 1   Contact Hours: 15

View Syllabus   

El mundo árabe en el mundo hispánico (Superior - The Arab World in Hispanic Culture) - 3 Week Course

This class analyzes the Moorish influence in Hispanic societies and cultures and studies the role Arab language, literature and arts, together with other cultures, have had in the development of the Hispanic identity. The contents of this course are divided into four sections: the Moors and the Hispanic world through history; the Arabic language as a key element for the development of the Spanish language; medicine, philosophy and sciences; and Moorish architecture in Spain.

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Superior  

Recommended US semester credits: 1   Contact Hours: 15

View Syllabus   

Español de los negocios (Intermediate Spanish for Business) - 3 Week Course

This course focuses on the business world in Spain. The class also includes helpful vocabulary related to business, “how-to” information, and common business practices and formalities that are useful to know, such as how to write a formal business letter in Spanish. It is helpful to have some knowledge of the business world, economics, or general concepts related to these topics.

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Intermediate  

Recommended US semester credits: 1   Contact Hours: 15

View Syllabus   

Español de los negocios (Advanced Spanish for Business) - 3 Week Course

This course focuses on the business world in Spain. The class also includes helpful vocabulary related to business, “how-to” information, and common business practices and formalities that are useful to know, such as how to write a formal business letter in Spanish. It is helpful to have some knowledge of the business world, economics, or general concepts related to these topics.

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Advanced  

Recommended US semester credits: 1   Contact Hours: 15

View Syllabus   

Español de los negocios (Superior Spanish for Business) - 3 Week Course

This course focuses on the business world in Spain. The class also includes helpful vocabulary related to business, “how-to” information, and common business practices and formalities that are useful to know, such as how to write a formal business letter in Spanish. It is helpful to have some knowledge of the business world, economics, or general concepts related to these topics.

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Superior  

Recommended US semester credits: 1   Contact Hours: 15

View Syllabus   

Historia de España (Intermediate Spanish History) - 3 Week Course

This class focuses on the history of Spain in the 19th and 20th centuries. Topics include the Spanish Civil War, Franco, the transition to democracy, and the present political situation. It is helpful to have a general idea of concepts such as fascism, republics, monarchies, and modern world events.

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Intermediate  

Recommended US semester credits: 1   Contact Hours: 15

View Syllabus   

Historia de España (Advanced Spanish History) - 3 Week Course

This class focuses on the history of Spain in the 19th and 20th centuries. Topics include the Spanish Civil War, Franco, the transition to democracy, and the present political situation. It is helpful to have a general idea of concepts such as fascism, republics, monarchies, and modern world events.

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Advanced  

Recommended US semester credits: 1   Contact Hours: 15

View Syllabus   

Historia de España (Superior Spanish History) - 3 Week Course

This class focuses on the history of Spain in the 19th and 20th centuries. Topics include the Spanish Civil War, Franco, the transition to democracy, and the present political situation. It is helpful to have a general idea of concepts such as fascism, republics, monarchies, and modern world events.

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Superior  

Recommended US semester credits: 1   Contact Hours: 15

View Syllabus   

Literatura española e hispanoamericana (Intermediate Spanish and Latin American Literature) - 3 Week Course

The objective of this course is to familiarize students with some of the most representative Spanish and Latin American authors of the twentieth century, as well as their links to the sociocultural context of each time period. Students review relevant literary trends through a selection of texts of different genres: poetry and theater from the first decades of the century and the novel from the 1940s to the present day.

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Intermediate  

Recommended US semester credits: 1   Contact Hours: 15

View Syllabus   

Literatura española e hispanoamericana (Advanced Spanish and Latin American Literature) - 3 Week Course

The objective of this course is to familiarize students with some of the most representative Spanish and Latin American authors of the twentieth century, as well as their links to the sociocultural context of each time period. Students review relevant literary trends through a selection of texts of different genres: poetry and theater from the first decades of the century and the novel from the 1940s to the present day.

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Advanced  

Recommended US semester credits: 1   Contact Hours: 15

View Syllabus   

Literatura española e hispanoamericana (Superior Spanish and Latin American Literature) - 3 Week Course

The objective of this course is to familiarize students with some of the most representative Spanish and Latin American authors of the twentieth century, as well as their links to the sociocultural context of each time period. Students review relevant literary trends through a selection of texts of different genres: poetry and theater from the first decades of the century and the novel from the 1940s to the present day.

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Superior  

Recommended US semester credits: 1   Contact Hours: 15

View Syllabus   

Lengua española (Beginning Spanish Grammar) – Conducted in Spanish - 2-Week Course

This course introduces students to the fundamentals of Spanish grammar. Particular attention is given to difficult parts of speech that challenge foreign students.

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Beginning  

Recommended US semester credits: 1.33   Contact Hours: 20

View Syllabus   

Ampliación de léxico (Spanish Vocabulary) - 2-Week Course

Students learn vocabulary words grouped by semantic meanings. The practice of vocabulary in this arrangement allows students to learn not only the words but also be able to recognize and understand them in context.

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Beginning  

Recommended US semester credits: 0.67   Contact Hours: 10

View Syllabus   

Laboratorio de idiomas (Language Lab) - 2-Week Course

In this course students practice basic useful Spanish sentences, as well as the sounds or sequences of sounds which are especially difficult for foreign speakers. The goal is to improve pronunciation.

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Beginning  

Contact Hours: 10

View Syllabus   

Actividades para la comunicación (Activities for Communication) - 2-Week Course

This course gives students practical situations in which to practice their Spanish language as a Spaniard would. Focus is on correct verb tenses and pronunciation.

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Beginning  

Recommended US semester credits: 0.67   Contact Hours: 10

View Syllabus   

Lengua española intermedio (Intermediate Spanish Grammar) - 2-Week Course

This course gives a general view of the most important grammar points in Spanish, reviewing the basic verb tenses and adding the subjunctive and conditional forms. Vocabulary expansion is stressed as an important aid to fluency.

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Intermediate  

Recommended US semester credits: 1.33   Contact Hours: 20

View Syllabus   

Lengua española avanzado y superior (Advanced) - 2-Week Course

This course offer a systematic review of all verb tenses and moods and help students to further develop and improve their writing skills. Vocabulary acquisition is a key component at the advanced level.

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Advanced  

Recommended US semester credits: 1.33   Contact Hours: 20

View Syllabus   

Arte español (Intermediate Spanish Art History) - 2 Week Course

This course focuses on the history of art in Spain. It includes the study of architectural styles (Gothic, Baroque Romanesque), painting by important Spanish artists and the study of major artworks and monuments in Spain. Some background in art history terminology is helpful.

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Intermediate  

Recommended US semester credits: 0.67   Contact Hours: 10

View Syllabus   

Arte español (Advanced Spanish Art History) - 2 Week Course

This course focuses on the history of art in Spain. It includes the study of architectural styles (Gothic, Baroque Romanesque), painting by important Spanish artists and the study of major artworks and monuments in Spain. Some background in art history terminology is helpful.

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Advanced  

Recommended US semester credits: 0.67   Contact Hours: 10

View Syllabus   

Arte español (Superior Spanish Art History) - 2 Week Course

This course focuses on the history of art in Spain. It includes the study of architectural styles (Gothic, Baroque Romanesque), painting by important Spanish artists and the study of major artworks and monuments in Spain. Some background in art history terminology is helpful.

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Superior  

Recommended US semester credits: 0.67   Contact Hours: 10

View Syllabus   

Cine español e hispanoamericano (Intermediate Spanish and Latin American Cinema) - 2 Week Course

In this subject students explore the narrative mechanisms that make film a special artistic medium. The class views a variety of Spanish and Latin American films from a cinematographic point of view. Students learn how different aspects of the Hispanic culture are shown and analyze the aesthetic and social issues. Students conduct reviews, critical analyses and comparative studies which allow them to develop their communicative skills and their ability to draw conclusions.

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Intermediate  

Recommended US semester credits: 0.67   Contact Hours: 10

View Syllabus   

Cine español e hispanoamericano (Advanced Spanish and Latin American Cinema) - 2 Week Course

In this subject students explore the narrative mechanisms that make film a special artistic medium. The class views a variety of Spanish and Latin American films from a cinematographic point of view. Students learn how different aspects of the Hispanic culture are shown and analyze the aesthetic and social issues. Students conduct reviews, critical analyses and comparative studies which allow them to develop their communicative skills and their ability to draw conclusions.

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Advanced  

Recommended US semester credits: 0.67   Contact Hours: 10

View Syllabus   

Cine español e hispanoamericano (Superior Spanish and Latin American Cinema) - 2 Week Course

In this subject students explore the narrative mechanisms that make film a special artistic medium. The class views a variety of Spanish and Latin American films from a cinematographic point of view. Students learn how different aspects of the Hispanic culture are shown and analyze the aesthetic and social issues. Students conduct reviews, critical analyses and comparative studies which allow them to develop their communicative skills and their ability to draw conclusions.

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Superior  

Recommended US semester credits: 0.67   Contact Hours: 10

View Syllabus   

Conversación y redacción (Intermediate Spanish Conversation and Composition) - 2 Week Course

Students learn how to make clear and detailed descriptions, narrations and oral presentations. Students are taught how to understand and summarize oral texts (radio, television, films) as well as how to read and understand written texts (press, advertisements, magazines, books), and give oral presentations in class. Students receive guidelines on how to develop their ability to write clear texts, using a coherent organization and distribution of ideas and an appropriate use of the connectives and vocabulary.

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Intermediate  

Recommended US semester credits: 0.67   Contact Hours: 10

View Syllabus   

Conversación y redacción (Advanced Spanish Conversation and Composition) - 2 Week Course

Students learn how to make clear and detailed descriptions, narrations and oral presentations. Students are taught how to understand and summarize oral texts (radio, television, films) as well as how to read and understand written texts (press, advertisements, magazines, books), and give oral presentations in class. Students receive guidelines on how to develop their ability to write clear texts, using a coherent organization and distribution of ideas and an appropriate use of the connectives and vocabulary.

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Advanced  

Recommended US semester credits: 0.67   Contact Hours: 10

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Conversación y redacción (Superior Spanish Conversation and Composition) - 2 Week Course

Students learn how to make clear and detailed descriptions, narrations and oral presentations. Students are taught how to understand and summarize oral texts (radio, television, films) as well as how to read and understand written texts (press, advertisements, magazines, books), and give oral presentations in class. Students receive guidelines on how to develop their ability to write clear texts, using a coherent organization and distribution of ideas and an appropriate use of the connectives and vocabulary.

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Superior  

Recommended US semester credits: 0.67   Contact Hours: 10

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Cultura española (Intermediate Spanish Culture) - 2 Week Course

This course presents a wide variety of information about Spain and its people. Topics include an introduction to the most important aspects of Spanish geography, history, politics, art history, and popular culture (bullfighting, flamenco, and music). This is an excellent option for the student wishing to gain a deeper understanding of the country and culture.

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Intermediate  

Recommended US semester credits: 0.67   Contact Hours: 10

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Cultura española (Advanced Spanish Culture) - 2 Week Course

This course presents a wide variety of information about Spain and its people. Topics include an introduction to the most important aspects of Spanish geography, history, politics, art history, and popular culture (bullfighting, flamenco, and music). This is an excellent option for the student wishing to gain a deeper understanding of the country and culture.

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Advanced  

Recommended US semester credits: 0.67   Contact Hours: 10

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Cultura española (Superior Spanish Culture) - 2 Week Course

This course presents a wide variety of information about Spain and its people. Topics include an introduction to the most important aspects of Spanish geography, history, politics, art history, and popular culture (bullfighting, flamenco, and music). This is an excellent option for the student wishing to gain a deeper understanding of the country and culture.

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Superior  

Recommended US semester credits: 0.67   Contact Hours: 10

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Destrezas escritas (Intermediate Spanish Writing) - 2 Week Coruse

This is a seminar on written Spanish expression. It is designed to improve writing skills. Exercises include writing papers, essays, and other genre of the written word in Spanish. This course is helpful for students who already have a strong verbal ability in Spanish and want to increase their written ability.

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Intermediate  

Recommended US semester credits: 0.67   Contact Hours: 10

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Destrezas escritas (Advanced Spanish Writing) - 2 Week Course

This is a seminar on written Spanish expression. It is designed to improve writing skills. Exercises include writing papers, essays, and other genres of the written word in Spanish. This course is helpful for students who already have a strong verbal ability in Spanish and want to increase their written ability.

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Advanced  

Recommended US semester credits: 0.67   Contact Hours: 10

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Destrezas escritas (Superior Spanish Writing) - 2 Week Course

This is a seminar on written Spanish expression. It is designed to improve writing skills. Exercises include writing papers, essays, and other genre of the written word in Spanish. This course is helpful for students who already have a strong verbal ability in Spanish and want to increase their written ability.

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Superior  

Recommended US semester credits: 0.67   Contact Hours: 10

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Destrezas orales (Intermediate Spanish Communication) - 2 Week Course

This class is designed to work on the ability of students to express themselves in Spanish. This is a very good option for advanced level students who want to work on their speaking skills.

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Intermediate  

Recommended US semester credits: 0.67   Contact Hours: 10

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Destrezas orales (Advanced Spanish Communication) - 2 Week Course

This class is designed to work on the ability of students to express themselves in Spanish. This is a very good option for advanced level students who want to work on their speaking skills.

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Advanced  

Recommended US semester credits: 0.67   Contact Hours: 10

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Destrezas orales (Superior Spanish Communication) - 2 Week Course

This class is designed to work on the ability of students to express themselves in Spanish. This is a very good option for advanced level students who want to work on their speaking skills.

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Superior  

Recommended US semester credits: 0.67   Contact Hours: 10

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La mujer en la Historia de España (Intermediate - The Role of Women in Spanish History) - 2 Week Course

This class explores the role women have played throughout Spanish history. Students study the history of Spain from the beginning of the 20th century, taking a look at the Second Republic, the Civil War, Franco’s regime, the Transition, and finally, the current situation. The history of women in Spain is analyzed through the study of the most important figures of literature (Emilia Pardo Bazán, Carmen Martín Gaite), politics (Clara Campoamor, Dolores Ibarruri), philosophy (María Zambrano, Calia Amorós) and the arts (María Blanchard, María Casares).

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Intermediate  

Recommended US semester credits: 0.67   Contact Hours: 10

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La mujer en la Historia de España (Advanced - The Role of Women in Spanish History) - 2 Week Course

This class explores the role women have played throughout Spanish history. Students study the history of Spain from the beginning of the 20th century, taking a look at the Second Republic, the Civil War, Franco’s regime, the Transition, and finally, the current situation. The history of women in Spain is analyzed through the study of the most important figures of literature (Emilia Pardo Bazán, Carmen Martín Gaite), politics (Clara Campoamor, Dolores Ibarruri), philosophy (María Zambrano, Calia Amorós) and the arts (María Blanchard, María Casares).

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Advanced  

Recommended US semester credits: 0.67   Contact Hours: 10

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La mujer en la Historia de España (Superior - The Role of Women in Spanish History) - 2 Week Course

This class explores the role women have played throughout Spanish history. Students study the history of Spain from the beginning of the 20th century, taking a look at the Second Republic, the Civil War, Franco’s regime, the Transition, and finally, the current situation. The history of women in Spain is analyzed through the study of the most important figures of literature (Emilia Pardo Bazán, Carmen Martín Gaite), politics (Clara Campoamor, Dolores Ibarruri), philosophy (María Zambrano, Calia Amorós) and the arts (María Blanchard, María Casares).

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Superior  

Recommended US semester credits: 0.67   Contact Hours: 10

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El mundo árabe en el mundo hispánico (Intermediate - The Arab World in Hispanic Culture) - 2 Week Course

This class analyzes the Moorish influence in Hispanic societies and cultures and studies the role of Arab language, literature, and arts, together with other cultures, have had in the development of the Hispanic identity. The contents of this course are divided into four sections: the Moors and the Hispanic world through history; the Arabic language as a key element for the development of the Spanish language; medicine, philosophy and sciences; and Moorish architecture in Spain.

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Intermediate  

Recommended US semester credits: 0.67   Contact Hours: 10

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El mundo árabe en el mundo hispánico (Advanced - The Arab World in Hispanic Culture) - 2 Week Course

This class analyzes the Moorish influence in Hispanic societies and cultures and studies the role of Arab language, literature, and arts, together with other cultures, have had in the development of the Hispanic identity. The contents of this course are divided into four sections: the Moors and the Hispanic world through history; the Arabic language as a key element for the development of the Spanish language; medicine, philosophy and sciences; and Moorish architecture in Spain.

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Advanced  

Recommended US semester credits: 0.67   Contact Hours: 10

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El mundo árabe en el mundo hispánico (Superior - The Arab World in Hispanic Culture) - 2 Week Course

This class analyzes the Moorish influence in Hispanic societies and cultures and studies the role of Arab language, literature, and arts, together with other cultures, have had in the development of the Hispanic identity. The contents of this course are divided into four sections: the Moors and the Hispanic world through history; the Arabic language as a key element for the development of the Spanish language; medicine, philosophy and sciences; and Moorish architecture in Spain.

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Superior  

Recommended US semester credits: 0.67   Contact Hours: 10

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Español de los negocios (Intermediate Spanish for Business) - 2 Week Course

This course focuses on the business world in Spain. The class also includes helpful vocabulary related to business, “how-to” information, and common business practices and formalities that are useful to know, such as how to write a formal business letter in Spanish. It is helpful to have some knowledge of the business world, economics, or general concepts related to these topics.

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Intermediate  

Recommended US semester credits: 0.67   Contact Hours: 10

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Español de los negocios (Advanced Spanish for Business) - 2 Week Course

This course focuses on the business world in Spain. The class also includes helpful vocabulary related to business, “how-to” information, and common business practices and formalities that are useful to know, such as how to write a formal business letter in Spanish. It is helpful to have some knowledge of the business world, economics, or general concepts related to these topics.

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Advanced  

Recommended US semester credits: 0.67   Contact Hours: 10

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Español de los negocios (Superior Spanish for Business) - 2 Week Course

This course focuses on the business world in Spain. The class also includes helpful vocabulary related to business, “how-to” information, and common business practices and formalities that are useful to know, such as how to write a formal business letter in Spanish. It is helpful to have some knowledge of the business world, economics, or general concepts related to these topics.

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Superior  

Recommended US semester credits: 0.67   Contact Hours: 10

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Historia de España (Intermediate Spanish History) - 2 Week Course

This class focuses on the history of Spain in the 19th and 20th centuries. Topics include the Spanish Civil War, Franco, the transition to democracy, and the present political situation. It is helpful to have a general idea of concepts such as fascism, republics, monarchies, and modern world events.

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Intemediate  

Recommended US semester credits: 0.67   Contact Hours: 10

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Historia de España (Advanced Spanish History) - 2 Week Course

This class focuses on the history of Spain in the 19th and 20th centuries. Topics include the Spanish Civil War, Franco, the transition to democracy, and the present political situation. It is helpful to have a general idea of concepts such as fascism, republics, monarchies, and modern world events.

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Advanced  

Recommended US semester credits: 0.67   Contact Hours: 10

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Historia de España (Superior Spanish History) - 2 Week Course

This class focuses on the history of Spain in the 19th and 20th centuries. Topics include the Spanish Civil War, Franco, the transition to democracy, and the present political situation. It is helpful to have a general idea of concepts such as fascism, republics, monarchies, and modern world events.

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Superior  

Recommended US semester credits: 0.67   Contact Hours: 10

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Literatura española e hispanoamericana (Intermediate Spanish and Latin American Literature) - 2 Week Course

The objective of this course is to familiarize students with some of the most representative Spanish and Latin American authors of the twentieth century, as well as their links to the sociocultural context of each time period. Students review relevant literary trends through a selection of texts of different genres: poetry and theater from the first decades of the century and the novel from the 1940s to the present day.

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Intermediate  

Recommended US semester credits: 0.67   Contact Hours: 10

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Literatura española e hispanoamericana (Advanced Spanish and Latin American Literature) - 2 Week Course

The objective of this course is to familiarize students with some of the most representative Spanish and Latin American authors of the twentieth century, as well as their links to the sociocultural context of each time period. Students review relevant literary trends through a selection of texts of different genres: poetry and theater from the first decades of the century and the novel from the 1940s to the present day.

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Advanced  

Recommended US semester credits: 0.67   Contact Hours: 10

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Literatura española e hispanoamericana (Superior Spanish and Latin American Literature) - 2 Week Course

The objective of this course is to familiarize students with some of the most representative Spanish and Latin American authors of the twentieth century, as well as their links to the sociocultural context of each time period. Students review relevant literary trends through a selection of texts of different genres: poetry and theater from the first decades of the century and the novel from the 1940s to the present day.

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Superior  

Recommended US semester credits: 0.67   Contact Hours: 10

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Lengua española (Beginning Spanish Grammar) - Month Course

This course introduces students to the fundamentals of Spanish grammar. Particular attention is given to difficult parts of speech that challenge foreign students.

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Beginning  

Recommended US semester credits: 2.67   Contact Hours: 40

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Ampliación de léxico (Beginning Spanish Vocabulary) - Month Course

Students learn vocabulary words grouped by semantic meanings. Practice of vocabulary in this arrangement allows students to learn not only the words, but also be able to recognize and understand them in context.

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Beginning  

Recommended US semester credits: 1.33   Contact Hours: 20

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Laboratorio de idiomas (Beginning Language Lab) - Month Course

In this course students practice basic useful Spanish sentences, as well as the sounds or sequences of sounds which are especially difficult for foreign speakers. The goal is to improve pronunciation.

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Beginning  

Recommended US semester credits: 1.33   Contact Hours: 20

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Actividades para la comunicación (Beginning - Activities for Communication) - Month Course

This course gives students practical situations in which to practice their Spanish language as a Spaniard would. Focus is on correct verb tenses and pronunciation.

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Beginning  

Recommended US semester credits: 1.33   Contact Hours: 20

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Lengua española intermedio (Intermediate Spanish Grammar) - Month Course

This course gives a general view of the most important grammar points in Spanish, reviewing the basic verb tenses and adding the subjunctive and conditional forms. Vocabulary expansion is stressed as an important aid to fluency.

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Intermediate  

Recommended US semester credits: 2.67   Contact Hours: 40

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Lengua española avanzado (Advanced Spanish Grammar) - Month Course

These courses offer a systematic review of all verb tenses and moods and help students to further develop and improve their writing skills. Vocabulary acquisition is a key component in both advanced and superior levels. Courses are taught at the appropriate level (advanced or superior), and are similar in structure.

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Advanced  

Recommended US semester credits: 2.67   Contact Hours: 40

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Lengua española superior (Superior Spanish Grammar) - Month Course

These courses offer a systematic review of all verb tenses and moods and help students to further develop and improve their writing skills. Vocabulary acquisition is a key component in both advanced and superior levels. Courses are taught at the appropriate level (advanced or superior), and are similar in structure.

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Superior  

Recommended US semester credits: 2.67   Contact Hours: 40

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Arte español (Intermediate Spanish Art History) - Month Course

This course focuses on the history of art in Spain. It includes the study of architectural styles (Gothic, Baroque Romanesque), painting by important Spanish artists and the study of major artworks and monuments in Spain. Some background in art history terminology is helpful.

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Intermediate  

Recommended US semester credits: 1.33   Contact Hours: 20

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Arte español (Advanced Spanish Art History) - Month Course

This course focuses on the history of art in Spain. It includes the study of architectural styles (Gothic, Baroque Romanesque), painting by important Spanish artists and the study of major artworks and monuments in Spain. Some background in art history terminology is helpful.

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Advanced  

Recommended US semester credits: 1.33   Contact Hours: 20

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Arte español (Superior Spanish Art History) - Month Course

This course focuses on the history of art in Spain. It includes the study of architectural styles (Gothic, Baroque Romanesque), painting by important Spanish artists and the study of major artworks and monuments in Spain. Some background in art history terminology is helpful.

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Superior  

Recommended US semester credits: 1.33   Contact Hours: 20

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Cine español e hispanoamericano (Intermediate Spanish and Latin American Cinema) - Month Course

In this subject students explore the narrative mechanisms that make film a special artistic medium. The class views a variety of Spanish and Latin-American films from a cinematographic point of view. Students learn how different aspects of the Hispanic culture are shown and analyze the aesthetic and social issues. Students conduct reviews, critical analyses and comparative studies which allow them to develop their communicative skills and their ability to draw conclusions.

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Intermediate  

Recommended US semester credits: 1.33   Contact Hours: 20

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Cine español e hispanoamericano (Advanced Spanish and Latin American Cinema) - Month Course

In this subject students explore the narrative mechanisms that make film a special artistic medium. The class views a variety of Spanish and Latin-American films from a cinematographic point of view. Students learn how different aspects of the Hispanic culture are shown and analyze the aesthetic and social issues. Students conduct reviews, critical analyses and comparative studies which allow them to develop their communicative skills and their ability to draw conclusions.

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Advanced  

Recommended US semester credits: 1.33   Contact Hours: 20

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Cine español e hispanoamericano (Superior Spanish and Latin American Cinema) - Month Course

In this subject students explore the narrative mechanisms that make film a special artistic medium. The class views a variety of Spanish and Latin-American films from a cinematographic point of view. Students learn how different aspects of the Hispanic culture are shown and analyze the aesthetic and social issues. Students conduct reviews, critical analyses and comparative studies which allow them to develop their communicative skills and their ability to draw conclusions.

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Superior  

Recommended US semester credits: 1.33   Contact Hours: 20

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Comentario de Textos Literarios (Intermediate Literary Texts) - Month Course

Reflect on the origin and characteristics of the different types of literary genres. Develop reading comprehension skills and understanding of different grammatical elements through literary analysis. Analyze the most remarkable stylistic features, linguistic and literary elements of these texts.

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Intermediate  

Recommended US semester credits: 1.33   Contact Hours: 20

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Comentario de Textos Literarios (Advanced Literary Texts) - Month Course

Reflect on the origin and characteristics of the different types of literary genres. Develop reading comprehension skills and understanding of different grammatical elements through literary analysis. Analyze the most remarkable stylistic features, linguistic and literary elements of these texts.

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Advanced  

Recommended US semester credits: 1.33   Contact Hours: 20

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Comentario de Textos Literarios (Superior Literary Texts) - Month Course

Reflect on the origin and characteristics of the different types of literary genres. Develop reading comprehension skills and understanding of different grammatical elements through literary analysis. Analyze the most remarkable stylistic features, linguistic and literary elements of these texts.

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Superior  

Recommended US semester credits: 1.33   Contact Hours: 20

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Conversación y redacción (Intermediate Spanish Conversation and Composition) - Month Course

Students learn how to make clear and detailed descriptions, narrations and oral presentations. Students are taught how to understand and summarize oral texts (radio, television, films) as well as how to read and understand written texts (press, advertisements, magazines, books), and give oral presentations in class. Students receive guidelines on how to develop their ability to write clear texts, using a coherent organization and distribution of ideas and an appropriate use of the connectives and vocabulary.

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Intermediate  

Recommended US semester credits: 1.33   Contact Hours: 20

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Conversación y redacción (Advanced Spanish Conversation and Composition) - Month Course

Students learn how to make clear and detailed descriptions, narrations and oral presentations. Students are taught how to understand and summarize oral texts (radio, television, films) as well as how to read and understand written texts (press, advertisements, magazines, books), and give oral presentations in class. Students receive guidelines on how to develop their ability to write clear texts, using a coherent organization and distribution of ideas and an appropriate use of the connectives and vocabulary.

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Advanced  

Recommended US semester credits: 1.33   Contact Hours: 20

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Conversación y redacción (Superior Spanish Conversation and Composition) - Month Course

Students learn how to make clear and detailed descriptions, narrations and oral presentations. Students are taught how to understand and summarize oral texts (radio, television, films) as well as how to read and understand written texts (press, advertisements, magazines, books), and give oral presentations in class. Students receive guidelines on how to develop their ability to write clear texts, using a coherent organization and distribution of ideas and an appropriate use of the connectives and vocabulary.

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Superior  

Recommended US semester credits: 1.33   Contact Hours: 20

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Cultura española (Intermediate Spanish Culture) - Month Course

This course presents a wide variety of information about Spain and its people. Topics include an introduction to the most important aspects of Spanish geography, history, politics, art history, and popular culture (bullfighting, flamenco, and music). This is an excellent option for the student wishing to gain a deeper understanding of the country and culture.

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Intermediate  

Recommended US semester credits: 1.33   Contact Hours: 20

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Cultura española (Advanced Spanish Culture) - Month Course

This course presents a wide variety of information about Spain and its people. Topics include an introduction to the most important aspects of Spanish geography, history, politics, art history, and popular culture (bullfighting, flamenco, and music). This is an excellent option for the student wishing to gain a deeper understanding of the country and culture.

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Advanced  

Recommended US semester credits: 1.33   Contact Hours: 20

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Cultura española (Superior Spanish Culture) - Month Course

This course presents a wide variety of information about Spain and its people. Topics include an introduction to the most important aspects of Spanish geography, history, politics, art history, and popular culture (bullfighting, flamenco, and music). This is an excellent option for the student wishing to gain a deeper understanding of the country and culture.

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Superior  

Recommended US semester credits: 1.33   Contact Hours: 20

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Destrezas escritas (Intermediate Spanish Writing) - Month Course

This is a seminar on written Spanish expression. It is designed to improve writing skills. Exercises include writing papers, essays, and other genres of the written word in Spanish. This course is helpful for students who already have a strong verbal ability in Spanish and want to increase their written ability.

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Intermediate  

Recommended US semester credits: 1.33   Contact Hours: 20

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Destrezas escritas (Advanced Spanish Writing) - Month Course

This is a seminar on written Spanish expression. It is designed to improve writing skills. Exercises include writing papers, essays, and other genres of the written word in Spanish. This course is helpful for students who already have a strong verbal ability in Spanish and want to increase their written ability.

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Advanced  

Recommended US semester credits: 1.33   Contact Hours: 20

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Destrezas escritas (Superior Spanish Writing) - Month Course

This is a seminar on written Spanish expression. It is designed to improve writing skills. Exercises include writing papers, essays, and other genre of the written word in Spanish. This course is helpful for students who already have a strong verbal ability in Spanish and want to increase their written ability.

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Superior  

Recommended US semester credits: 1.33   Contact Hours: 20

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Destrezas orales (Intermediate Spanish Communication) - Month Course

This class is designed to work on the ability of students to express themselves in Spanish. This is a very good option for advanced level students who want to work on their speaking skills.

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Intermediate  

Recommended US semester credits: 1.33   Contact Hours: 20

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Destrezas orales (Advanced Spanish Communication) - Month Course

This class is designed to work on the ability of students to express themselves in Spanish. This is a very good option for advanced level students who want to work on their speaking skills.

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Advanced  

Recommended US semester credits: 1.33   Contact Hours: 20

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Destrezas orales (Superior Spanish Communication) - Month Course

This class is designed to work on the ability of students to express themselves in Spanish. This is a very good option for advanced level students who want to work on their speaking skills.

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Superior  

Recommended US semester credits: 1.33   Contact Hours: 20

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La mujer en la Historia de España (Intermediate - The Role of Women in Spanish History) - Month Course

This class explores the role women have played throughout Spanish history. Students study the history of Spain from the beginning of the 20th century, taking a look at the Second Republic, the Civil War, Franco’s regime, the Transition, and finally, the current situation. The history of women in Spain is analyzed through the study of the most important figures of literature (Emilia Pardo Bazán, Carmen Martín Gaite), politics (Clara Campoamor, Dolores Ibarruri), philosophy (María Zambrano, Calia Amorós) and the arts (María Blanchard, María Casares).

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Intermediate  

Recommended US semester credits: 1.33   Contact Hours: 20

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La mujer en la Historia de España (Advanced - The Role of Women in Spanish History) - Month Course

This class explores the role women have played throughout Spanish history. Students study the history of Spain from the beginning of the 20th century, taking a look at the Second Republic, the Civil War, Franco’s regime, the Transition, and finally, the current situation. The history of women in Spain is analyzed through the study of the most important figures of literature (Emilia Pardo Bazán, Carmen Martín Gaite), politics (Clara Campoamor, Dolores Ibarruri), philosophy (María Zambrano, Calia Amorós) and the arts (María Blanchard, María Casares).

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: 1.33  

Recommended US semester credits: 20  

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La mujer en la Historia de España (Superior - The Role of Women in Spanish History) - Month Course

This class explores the role women have played throughout Spanish history. Students study the history of Spain from the beginning of the 20th century, taking a look at the Second Republic, the Civil War, Franco’s regime, the Transition, and finally, the current situation. The history of women in Spain is analyzed through the study of the most important figures of literature (Emilia Pardo Bazán, Carmen Martín Gaite), politics (Clara Campoamor, Dolores Ibarruri), philosophy (María Zambrano, Calia Amorós) and the arts (María Blanchard, María Casares).

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Superior  

Recommended US semester credits: 1.33   Contact Hours: 20

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Economia y Sociedad en la Espana Actual (Intermediate Economy and Society in Current Spain) - Month Course

Understand the economic and social context of Spain. Analyze the country’s principal socio-economic indicators and discover their effects on citizens’ daily lives. Understand texts for the general public regarding Spanish economy and society.Demonstrate knowledge of Spain’s transformation from a controlled market towards a free market. Describe economic and social aspects that come into play in the labor market. Discuss labor problems and labor policies in the last decade(s). Discuss Spain’s path towards the Welfare State. Underscore the social issues that Spaniards consider relevant for their welfare. Understand the principal aspects that define Spanish society. Analyze the primary concerns of different social groups in Spain.

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Intermediate  

Recommended US semester credits: 1.33   Contact Hours: 20

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Economia y Sociedad en la Espana Actual (Advanced Economy and Society in Current Spain) - Month Course

Understand the economic and social context of Spain. Analyze the country’s principal socio-economic indicators and discover their effects on citizens’ daily lives. Understand texts for the general public regarding Spanish economy and society.Demonstrate knowledge of Spain’s transformation from a controlled market towards a free market. Describe economic and social aspects that come into play in the labor market. Discuss labor problems and labor policies in the last decade(s). Discuss Spain’s path towards the Welfare State. Underscore the social issues that Spaniards consider relevant for their welfare. Understand the principal aspects that define Spanish society. Analyze the primary concerns of different social groups in Spain.

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Advanced  

Recommended US semester credits: 1.33   Contact Hours: 20

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Economia y Sociedad en la Espana Actual (Superior Economy and Society in Current Spain) - Month Course

Understand the economic and social context of Spain. Analyze the country’s principal socio-economic indicators and discover their effects on citizens’ daily lives. Understand texts for the general public regarding Spanish economy and society.Demonstrate knowledge of Spain’s transformation from a controlled market towards a free market. Describe economic and social aspects that come into play in the labor market. Discuss labor problems and labor policies in the last decade(s). Discuss Spain’s path towards the Welfare State. Underscore the social issues that Spaniards consider relevant for their welfare. Understand the principal aspects that define Spanish society. Analyze the primary concerns of different social groups in Spain.

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Superior  

Recommended US semester credits: 1.33   Contact Hours: 20

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El mundo árabe en el mundo hispánico (Intermediate - The Arab World in Hispanic Culture) - Month Course

This class analyzes the Moorish influence in Hispanic societies and cultures and studies the role Arab language, literature and arts, together with other cultures, have had in the development of the Hispanic identity. The contents of this course are divided into four sections: the Moors and the Hispanic world through history; the Arabic language as a key element for the development of the Spanish language; medicine, philosophy and sciences; and Moorish architecture in Spain.

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Intermediate  

Recommended US semester credits: 1.33   Contact Hours: 20

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El mundo árabe en el mundo hispánico (Advanced - The Arab World in Hispanic Culture) - Month Course

This class analyzes the Moorish influence in Hispanic societies and cultures and studies the role Arab language, literature and arts, together with other cultures, have had in the development of the Hispanic identity. The contents of this course are divided into four sections: the Moors and the Hispanic world through history; the Arabic language as a key element for the development of the Spanish language; medicine, philosophy and sciences; and Moorish architecture in Spain.

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Advanced  

Recommended US semester credits: 1.33   Contact Hours: 20

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El mundo árabe en el mundo hispánico (Superior - The Arab World in Hispanic Culture) - Month Course

This class analyzes the Moorish influence in Hispanic societies and cultures and studies the role Arab language, literature and arts, together with other cultures, have had in the development of the Hispanic identity. The contents of this course are divided into four sections: the Moors and the Hispanic world through history; the Arabic language as a key element for the development of the Spanish language; medicine, philosophy and sciences; and Moorish architecture in Spain.

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Superior  

Recommended US semester credits: 1.33   Contact Hours: 20

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Español de los negocios (Intermediate Spanish for Business) - Month Course

This course focuses on the business world in Spain. The class also includes helpful vocabulary related to business, “how-to” information, and common business practices and formalities that are useful to know, such as how to write a formal business letter in Spanish. It is helpful to have some knowledge of the business world, economics, or general concepts related to these topics.

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Intermediate  

Recommended US semester credits: 1.33   Contact Hours: 20

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Español de los negocios (Advanced Spanish for Business) - Month Course

This course focuses on the business world in Spain. The class also includes helpful vocabulary related to business, “how-to” information, and common business practices and formalities that are useful to know, such as how to write a formal business letter in Spanish. It is helpful to have some knowledge of the business world, economics, or general concepts related to these topics.

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Advanced  

Recommended US semester credits: 1.33   Contact Hours: 20

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Español de los negocios (Superior Spanish for Business) - Month Course

This course focuses on the business world in Spain. The class also includes helpful vocabulary related to business, “how-to” information, and common business practices and formalities that are useful to know, such as how to write a formal business letter in Spanish. It is helpful to have some knowledge of the business world, economics, or general concepts related to these topics.

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Superior  

Recommended US semester credits: 1.33   Contact Hours: 20

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Historia de la España Contemporanea (Intermediate Spanish Contemporary History) - Month Course

Analyze the main events that comprise the contemporary Spanish history and place them in its spatial and temporal context. Understand the most recent historic, political, and social events of Spain, based on the most relevant historical events of the 20th century. Assess the significance of contemporary Spanish history within the European and international context.

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Intermediate  

Recommended US semester credits: 1.33   Contact Hours: 20

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Historia de la España Contemporanea (Advanced Spanish Contemporary History) - Month Course

Analyze the main events that comprise the contemporary Spanish history and place them in its spatial and temporal context. Understand the most recent historic, political, and social events of Spain, based on the most relevant historical events of the 20th century. Assess the significance of contemporary Spanish history within the European and international context.

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Advanced  

Recommended US semester credits: 1.33   Contact Hours: 20

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Historia de la España Contemporanea (Superior Spanish Contemporary History) - Month Course

Analyze the main events that comprise the contemporary Spanish history and place them in its spatial and temporal context. Understand the most recent historic, political, and social events of Spain, based on the most relevant historical events of the 20th century. Assess the significance of contemporary Spanish history within the European and international context.

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Superior  

Recommended US semester credits: 1.33   Contact Hours: 20

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Literatura española e hispanoamericana (Intermediate Spanish and Latin American Literature) - Month Course

The objective of this course is to familiarize students with some of the most representative Spanish and Latin American authors of the twentieth century, as well as their links to the sociocultural context of each time period. Students review relevant literary trends through a selection of texts of different genres: poetry and theater from the first decades of the century and the novel from the 1940s to the present day.

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Intermediate  

Recommended US semester credits: 1.33   Contact Hours: 20

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Literatura española e hispanoamericana (Advanced Spanish and Latin American Literature) - Month Course

The objective of this course is to familiarize students with some of the most representative Spanish and Latin American authors of the twentieth century, as well as their links to the sociocultural context of each time period. Students review relevant literary trends through a selection of texts of different genres: poetry and theater from the first decades of the century and the novel from the 1940s to the present day.

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Advanced  

Recommended US semester credits: 1.33   Contact Hours: 20

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Literatura española e hispanoamericana (Superior Spanish and Latin American Literature) - Month Course

The objective of this course is to familiarize students with some of the most representative Spanish and Latin American authors of the twentieth century, as well as their links to the sociocultural context of each time period. Students review relevant literary trends through a selection of texts of different genres: poetry and theater from the first decades of the century and the novel from the 1940s to the present day.

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Superior  

Recommended US semester credits: 1.33   Contact Hours: 20

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Literatura Contemporanea en Espanol (Intermediate Contemporary Spanish Literature) - Month Course

Present knowledge of the different periods of Spanish literature from the 20th century to the present, situating each period within the respective historical, political, and social context. Analyze the most important works of contemporary Spanish and Latin American literature as well as the characteristics and personalities of their authors. Reflect on the elements and mechanisms of literary language through a critical lens.

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Intermediate  

Recommended US semester credits: 1.33   Contact Hours: 20

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Literatura Contemporanea en Espanol (Advanced Contemporary Spanish Literature) - Month Course

Present knowledge of the different periods of Spanish literature from the 20th century to the present, situating each period within the respective historical, political, and social context. Analyze the most important works of contemporary Spanish and Latin American literature as well as the characteristics and personalities of their authors. Reflect on the elements and mechanisms of literary language through a critical lens.

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Advanced  

Recommended US semester credits: 1.33   Contact Hours: 20

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Literatura Contemporanea en Espanol (Superior Contemporary Spanish Literature) - Month Course

Present knowledge of the different periods of Spanish literature from the 20th century to the present, situating each period within the respective historical, political, and social context. Analyze the most important works of contemporary Spanish and Latin American literature as well as the characteristics and personalities of their authors. Reflect on the elements and mechanisms of literary language through a critical lens.

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Superior  

Recommended US semester credits: 1.33   Contact Hours: 20

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Traduccion (Intermediate Translation) - Month Course

Introduce students to the practice of translation as a tool for deepening their Spanish language learning. Work on different strategies for translating writing and spoken texts. Compare functions and linguistic resources of both the English and Spanish languages.

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Intermediate  

Recommended US semester credits: 1.33   Contact Hours: 20

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Traduccion (Advanced Translation) - Month Course

Introduce students to the practice of translation as a tool for deepening their Spanish language learning. Work on different strategies for translating writing and spoken texts. Compare functions and linguistic resources of both the English and Spanish languages.

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Advanced  

Recommended US semester credits: 1.33   Contact Hours: 20

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Traduccion (Superior Translation) - Month Course

Introduce students to the practice of translation as a tool for deepening their Spanish language learning. Work on different strategies for translating writing and spoken texts. Compare functions and linguistic resources of both the English and Spanish languages.

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Superior  

Recommended US semester credits: 1.33   Contact Hours: 20

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Lengua española (Beginning Spanish Grammar) – Conducted in Spanish - 2-Week Course

This course introduces students to the fundamentals of Spanish grammar. Particular attention is given to difficult parts of speech that challenge foreign students.

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Beginning  

Recommended US semester credits: 1.33   Contact Hours: 20

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Ampliación de léxico (Spanish Vocabulary) - 2-Week Course

Students learn vocabulary words grouped by semantic meanings. The practice of vocabulary in this arrangement allows students to learn not only the words but also be able to recognize and understand them in context.

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Beginning  

Recommended US semester credits: 0.67   Contact Hours: 10

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Laboratorio de idiomas (Language Lab) - 2-Week Course

In this course students practice basic useful Spanish sentences, as well as the sounds or sequences of sounds which are especially difficult for foreign speakers. The goal is to improve pronunciation.

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Beginning  

Contact Hours: 10

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Actividades para la comunicación (Activities for Communication) - 2-Week Course

This course gives students practical situations in which to practice their Spanish language as a Spaniard would. Focus is on correct verb tenses and pronunciation.

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Beginning  

Recommended US semester credits: 0.67   Contact Hours: 10

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Lengua española intermedio (Intermediate Spanish Grammar) - 2-Week Course

This course gives a general view of the most important grammar points in Spanish, reviewing the basic verb tenses and adding the subjunctive and conditional forms. Vocabulary expansion is stressed as an important aid to fluency.

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Intermediate  

Recommended US semester credits: 1.33   Contact Hours: 20

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Lengua española avanzado y superior (Advanced) - 2-Week Course

This course offer a systematic review of all verb tenses and moods and help students to further develop and improve their writing skills. Vocabulary acquisition is a key component at the advanced level.

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Advanced  

Recommended US semester credits: 1.33   Contact Hours: 20

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Arte español (Intermediate Spanish Art History) - 2 Week Course

This course focuses on the history of art in Spain. It includes the study of architectural styles (Gothic, Baroque Romanesque), painting by important Spanish artists and the study of major artworks and monuments in Spain. Some background in art history terminology is helpful.

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Intermediate  

Recommended US semester credits: 0.67   Contact Hours: 10

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Arte español (Advanced Spanish Art History) - 2 Week Course

This course focuses on the history of art in Spain. It includes the study of architectural styles (Gothic, Baroque Romanesque), painting by important Spanish artists and the study of major artworks and monuments in Spain. Some background in art history terminology is helpful.

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Advanced  

Recommended US semester credits: 0.67   Contact Hours: 10

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Arte español (Superior Spanish Art History) - 2 Week Course

This course focuses on the history of art in Spain. It includes the study of architectural styles (Gothic, Baroque Romanesque), painting by important Spanish artists and the study of major artworks and monuments in Spain. Some background in art history terminology is helpful.

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Superior  

Recommended US semester credits: 0.67   Contact Hours: 10

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Cine español e hispanoamericano (Intermediate Spanish and Latin American Cinema) - 2 Week Course

In this subject students explore the narrative mechanisms that make film a special artistic medium. The class views a variety of Spanish and Latin American films from a cinematographic point of view. Students learn how different aspects of the Hispanic culture are shown and analyze the aesthetic and social issues. Students conduct reviews, critical analyses and comparative studies which allow them to develop their communicative skills and their ability to draw conclusions.

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Intermediate  

Recommended US semester credits: 0.67   Contact Hours: 10

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Cine español e hispanoamericano (Advanced Spanish and Latin American Cinema) - 2 Week Course

In this subject students explore the narrative mechanisms that make film a special artistic medium. The class views a variety of Spanish and Latin American films from a cinematographic point of view. Students learn how different aspects of the Hispanic culture are shown and analyze the aesthetic and social issues. Students conduct reviews, critical analyses and comparative studies which allow them to develop their communicative skills and their ability to draw conclusions.

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Advanced  

Recommended US semester credits: 0.67   Contact Hours: 10

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Cine español e hispanoamericano (Superior Spanish and Latin American Cinema) - 2 Week Course

In this subject students explore the narrative mechanisms that make film a special artistic medium. The class views a variety of Spanish and Latin American films from a cinematographic point of view. Students learn how different aspects of the Hispanic culture are shown and analyze the aesthetic and social issues. Students conduct reviews, critical analyses and comparative studies which allow them to develop their communicative skills and their ability to draw conclusions.

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Superior  

Recommended US semester credits: 0.67   Contact Hours: 10

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Conversación y redacción (Intermediate Spanish Conversation and Composition) - 2 Week Course

Students learn how to make clear and detailed descriptions, narrations and oral presentations. Students are taught how to understand and summarize oral texts (radio, television, films) as well as how to read and understand written texts (press, advertisements, magazines, books), and give oral presentations in class. Students receive guidelines on how to develop their ability to write clear texts, using a coherent organization and distribution of ideas and an appropriate use of the connectives and vocabulary.

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Intermediate  

Recommended US semester credits: 0.67   Contact Hours: 10

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Conversación y redacción (Advanced Spanish Conversation and Composition) - 2 Week Course

Students learn how to make clear and detailed descriptions, narrations and oral presentations. Students are taught how to understand and summarize oral texts (radio, television, films) as well as how to read and understand written texts (press, advertisements, magazines, books), and give oral presentations in class. Students receive guidelines on how to develop their ability to write clear texts, using a coherent organization and distribution of ideas and an appropriate use of the connectives and vocabulary.

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Advanced  

Recommended US semester credits: 0.67   Contact Hours: 10

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Conversación y redacción (Superior Spanish Conversation and Composition) - 2 Week Course

Students learn how to make clear and detailed descriptions, narrations and oral presentations. Students are taught how to understand and summarize oral texts (radio, television, films) as well as how to read and understand written texts (press, advertisements, magazines, books), and give oral presentations in class. Students receive guidelines on how to develop their ability to write clear texts, using a coherent organization and distribution of ideas and an appropriate use of the connectives and vocabulary.

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Superior  

Recommended US semester credits: 0.67   Contact Hours: 10

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Cultura española (Intermediate Spanish Culture) - 2 Week Course

This course presents a wide variety of information about Spain and its people. Topics include an introduction to the most important aspects of Spanish geography, history, politics, art history, and popular culture (bullfighting, flamenco, and music). This is an excellent option for the student wishing to gain a deeper understanding of the country and culture.

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Intermediate  

Recommended US semester credits: 0.67   Contact Hours: 10

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Cultura española (Advanced Spanish Culture) - 2 Week Course

This course presents a wide variety of information about Spain and its people. Topics include an introduction to the most important aspects of Spanish geography, history, politics, art history, and popular culture (bullfighting, flamenco, and music). This is an excellent option for the student wishing to gain a deeper understanding of the country and culture.

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Advanced  

Recommended US semester credits: 0.67   Contact Hours: 10

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Cultura española (Superior Spanish Culture) - 2 Week Course

This course presents a wide variety of information about Spain and its people. Topics include an introduction to the most important aspects of Spanish geography, history, politics, art history, and popular culture (bullfighting, flamenco, and music). This is an excellent option for the student wishing to gain a deeper understanding of the country and culture.

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Superior  

Recommended US semester credits: 0.67   Contact Hours: 10

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Destrezas escritas (Intermediate Spanish Writing) - 2 Week Coruse

This is a seminar on written Spanish expression. It is designed to improve writing skills. Exercises include writing papers, essays, and other genre of the written word in Spanish. This course is helpful for students who already have a strong verbal ability in Spanish and want to increase their written ability.

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Intermediate  

Recommended US semester credits: 0.67   Contact Hours: 10

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Destrezas escritas (Advanced Spanish Writing) - 2 Week Course

This is a seminar on written Spanish expression. It is designed to improve writing skills. Exercises include writing papers, essays, and other genres of the written word in Spanish. This course is helpful for students who already have a strong verbal ability in Spanish and want to increase their written ability.

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Advanced  

Recommended US semester credits: 0.67   Contact Hours: 10

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Destrezas escritas (Superior Spanish Writing) - 2 Week Course

This is a seminar on written Spanish expression. It is designed to improve writing skills. Exercises include writing papers, essays, and other genre of the written word in Spanish. This course is helpful for students who already have a strong verbal ability in Spanish and want to increase their written ability.

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Superior  

Recommended US semester credits: 0.67   Contact Hours: 10

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Destrezas orales (Intermediate Spanish Communication) - 2 Week Course

This class is designed to work on the ability of students to express themselves in Spanish. This is a very good option for advanced level students who want to work on their speaking skills.

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Intermediate  

Recommended US semester credits: 0.67   Contact Hours: 10

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Destrezas orales (Advanced Spanish Communication) - 2 Week Course

This class is designed to work on the ability of students to express themselves in Spanish. This is a very good option for advanced level students who want to work on their speaking skills.

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Advanced  

Recommended US semester credits: 0.67   Contact Hours: 10

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Destrezas orales (Superior Spanish Communication) - 2 Week Course

This class is designed to work on the ability of students to express themselves in Spanish. This is a very good option for advanced level students who want to work on their speaking skills.

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Superior  

Recommended US semester credits: 0.67   Contact Hours: 10

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La mujer en la Historia de España (Intermediate - The Role of Women in Spanish History) - 2 Week Course

This class explores the role women have played throughout Spanish history. Students study the history of Spain from the beginning of the 20th century, taking a look at the Second Republic, the Civil War, Franco’s regime, the Transition, and finally, the current situation. The history of women in Spain is analyzed through the study of the most important figures of literature (Emilia Pardo Bazán, Carmen Martín Gaite), politics (Clara Campoamor, Dolores Ibarruri), philosophy (María Zambrano, Calia Amorós) and the arts (María Blanchard, María Casares).

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Intermediate  

Recommended US semester credits: 0.67   Contact Hours: 10

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La mujer en la Historia de España (Advanced - The Role of Women in Spanish History) - 2 Week Course

This class explores the role women have played throughout Spanish history. Students study the history of Spain from the beginning of the 20th century, taking a look at the Second Republic, the Civil War, Franco’s regime, the Transition, and finally, the current situation. The history of women in Spain is analyzed through the study of the most important figures of literature (Emilia Pardo Bazán, Carmen Martín Gaite), politics (Clara Campoamor, Dolores Ibarruri), philosophy (María Zambrano, Calia Amorós) and the arts (María Blanchard, María Casares).

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Advanced  

Recommended US semester credits: 0.67   Contact Hours: 10

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La mujer en la Historia de España (Superior - The Role of Women in Spanish History) - 2 Week Course

This class explores the role women have played throughout Spanish history. Students study the history of Spain from the beginning of the 20th century, taking a look at the Second Republic, the Civil War, Franco’s regime, the Transition, and finally, the current situation. The history of women in Spain is analyzed through the study of the most important figures of literature (Emilia Pardo Bazán, Carmen Martín Gaite), politics (Clara Campoamor, Dolores Ibarruri), philosophy (María Zambrano, Calia Amorós) and the arts (María Blanchard, María Casares).

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Superior  

Recommended US semester credits: 0.67   Contact Hours: 10

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El mundo árabe en el mundo hispánico (Intermediate - The Arab World in Hispanic Culture) - 2 Week Course

This class analyzes the Moorish influence in Hispanic societies and cultures and studies the role of Arab language, literature, and arts, together with other cultures, have had in the development of the Hispanic identity. The contents of this course are divided into four sections: the Moors and the Hispanic world through history; the Arabic language as a key element for the development of the Spanish language; medicine, philosophy and sciences; and Moorish architecture in Spain.

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Intermediate  

Recommended US semester credits: 0.67   Contact Hours: 10

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El mundo árabe en el mundo hispánico (Advanced - The Arab World in Hispanic Culture) - 2 Week Course

This class analyzes the Moorish influence in Hispanic societies and cultures and studies the role of Arab language, literature, and arts, together with other cultures, have had in the development of the Hispanic identity. The contents of this course are divided into four sections: the Moors and the Hispanic world through history; the Arabic language as a key element for the development of the Spanish language; medicine, philosophy and sciences; and Moorish architecture in Spain.

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Advanced  

Recommended US semester credits: 0.67   Contact Hours: 10

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El mundo árabe en el mundo hispánico (Superior - The Arab World in Hispanic Culture) - 2 Week Course

This class analyzes the Moorish influence in Hispanic societies and cultures and studies the role of Arab language, literature, and arts, together with other cultures, have had in the development of the Hispanic identity. The contents of this course are divided into four sections: the Moors and the Hispanic world through history; the Arabic language as a key element for the development of the Spanish language; medicine, philosophy and sciences; and Moorish architecture in Spain.

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Superior  

Recommended US semester credits: 0.67   Contact Hours: 10

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Español de los negocios (Intermediate Spanish for Business) - 2 Week Course

This course focuses on the business world in Spain. The class also includes helpful vocabulary related to business, “how-to” information, and common business practices and formalities that are useful to know, such as how to write a formal business letter in Spanish. It is helpful to have some knowledge of the business world, economics, or general concepts related to these topics.

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Intermediate  

Recommended US semester credits: 0.67   Contact Hours: 10

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Español de los negocios (Advanced Spanish for Business) - 2 Week Course

This course focuses on the business world in Spain. The class also includes helpful vocabulary related to business, “how-to” information, and common business practices and formalities that are useful to know, such as how to write a formal business letter in Spanish. It is helpful to have some knowledge of the business world, economics, or general concepts related to these topics.

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Advanced  

Recommended US semester credits: 0.67   Contact Hours: 10

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Español de los negocios (Superior Spanish for Business) - 2 Week Course

This course focuses on the business world in Spain. The class also includes helpful vocabulary related to business, “how-to” information, and common business practices and formalities that are useful to know, such as how to write a formal business letter in Spanish. It is helpful to have some knowledge of the business world, economics, or general concepts related to these topics.

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Superior  

Recommended US semester credits: 0.67   Contact Hours: 10

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Historia de España (Intermediate Spanish History) - 2 Week Course

This class focuses on the history of Spain in the 19th and 20th centuries. Topics include the Spanish Civil War, Franco, the transition to democracy, and the present political situation. It is helpful to have a general idea of concepts such as fascism, republics, monarchies, and modern world events.

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Intemediate  

Recommended US semester credits: 0.67   Contact Hours: 10

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Historia de España (Advanced Spanish History) - 2 Week Course

This class focuses on the history of Spain in the 19th and 20th centuries. Topics include the Spanish Civil War, Franco, the transition to democracy, and the present political situation. It is helpful to have a general idea of concepts such as fascism, republics, monarchies, and modern world events.

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Advanced  

Recommended US semester credits: 0.67   Contact Hours: 10

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Historia de España (Superior Spanish History) - 2 Week Course

This class focuses on the history of Spain in the 19th and 20th centuries. Topics include the Spanish Civil War, Franco, the transition to democracy, and the present political situation. It is helpful to have a general idea of concepts such as fascism, republics, monarchies, and modern world events.

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Superior  

Recommended US semester credits: 0.67   Contact Hours: 10

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Literatura española e hispanoamericana (Intermediate Spanish and Latin American Literature) - 2 Week Course

The objective of this course is to familiarize students with some of the most representative Spanish and Latin American authors of the twentieth century, as well as their links to the sociocultural context of each time period. Students review relevant literary trends through a selection of texts of different genres: poetry and theater from the first decades of the century and the novel from the 1940s to the present day.

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Intermediate  

Recommended US semester credits: 0.67   Contact Hours: 10

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Literatura española e hispanoamericana (Advanced Spanish and Latin American Literature) - 2 Week Course

The objective of this course is to familiarize students with some of the most representative Spanish and Latin American authors of the twentieth century, as well as their links to the sociocultural context of each time period. Students review relevant literary trends through a selection of texts of different genres: poetry and theater from the first decades of the century and the novel from the 1940s to the present day.

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Advanced  

Recommended US semester credits: 0.67   Contact Hours: 10

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Literatura española e hispanoamericana (Superior Spanish and Latin American Literature) - 2 Week Course

The objective of this course is to familiarize students with some of the most representative Spanish and Latin American authors of the twentieth century, as well as their links to the sociocultural context of each time period. Students review relevant literary trends through a selection of texts of different genres: poetry and theater from the first decades of the century and the novel from the 1940s to the present day.

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Superior  

Recommended US semester credits: 0.67   Contact Hours: 10

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Lengua española avanzado y superior (Superior) - 2-Week Course

This course offer a systematic review of all verb tenses and moods and help students to further develop and improve their writing skills. Vocabulary acquisition is a key component at the advanced level.

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Superior  

Recommended US semester credits: 1.33   Contact Hours: 20

Lengua española (Beginning Spanish Grammar) – Conducted in Spanish - 2-Week Course

This course introduces students to the fundamentals of Spanish grammar. Particular attention is given to difficult parts of speech that challenge foreign students.

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Beginning  

Recommended US semester credits: 1.33   Contact Hours: 20

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Ampliación de léxico (Spanish Vocabulary) - 2-Week Course

Students learn vocabulary words grouped by semantic meanings. The practice of vocabulary in this arrangement allows students to learn not only the words but also be able to recognize and understand them in context.

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Beginning  

Recommended US semester credits: 0.67   Contact Hours: 10

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Laboratorio de idiomas (Language Lab) - 2-Week Course

In this course students practice basic useful Spanish sentences, as well as the sounds or sequences of sounds which are especially difficult for foreign speakers. The goal is to improve pronunciation.

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Beginning  

Contact Hours: 10

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Actividades para la comunicación (Activities for Communication) - 2-Week Course

This course gives students practical situations in which to practice their Spanish language as a Spaniard would. Focus is on correct verb tenses and pronunciation.

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Beginning  

Recommended US semester credits: 0.67   Contact Hours: 10

View Syllabus   

Lengua española intermedio (Intermediate Spanish Grammar) - 2-Week Course

This course gives a general view of the most important grammar points in Spanish, reviewing the basic verb tenses and adding the subjunctive and conditional forms. Vocabulary expansion is stressed as an important aid to fluency.

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Intermediate  

Recommended US semester credits: 1.33   Contact Hours: 20

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Lengua española avanzado y superior (Advanced) - 2-Week Course

This course offer a systematic review of all verb tenses and moods and help students to further develop and improve their writing skills. Vocabulary acquisition is a key component at the advanced level.

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Advanced  

Recommended US semester credits: 1.33   Contact Hours: 20

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Arte español (Intermediate Spanish Art History) - 2 Week Course

This course focuses on the history of art in Spain. It includes the study of architectural styles (Gothic, Baroque Romanesque), painting by important Spanish artists and the study of major artworks and monuments in Spain. Some background in art history terminology is helpful.

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Intermediate  

Recommended US semester credits: 0.67   Contact Hours: 10

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Arte español (Advanced Spanish Art History) - 2 Week Course

This course focuses on the history of art in Spain. It includes the study of architectural styles (Gothic, Baroque Romanesque), painting by important Spanish artists and the study of major artworks and monuments in Spain. Some background in art history terminology is helpful.

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Advanced  

Recommended US semester credits: 0.67   Contact Hours: 10

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Arte español (Superior Spanish Art History) - 2 Week Course

This course focuses on the history of art in Spain. It includes the study of architectural styles (Gothic, Baroque Romanesque), painting by important Spanish artists and the study of major artworks and monuments in Spain. Some background in art history terminology is helpful.

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Superior  

Recommended US semester credits: 0.67   Contact Hours: 10

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Cine español e hispanoamericano (Intermediate Spanish and Latin American Cinema) - 2 Week Course

In this subject students explore the narrative mechanisms that make film a special artistic medium. The class views a variety of Spanish and Latin American films from a cinematographic point of view. Students learn how different aspects of the Hispanic culture are shown and analyze the aesthetic and social issues. Students conduct reviews, critical analyses and comparative studies which allow them to develop their communicative skills and their ability to draw conclusions.

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Intermediate  

Recommended US semester credits: 0.67   Contact Hours: 10

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Cine español e hispanoamericano (Advanced Spanish and Latin American Cinema) - 2 Week Course

In this subject students explore the narrative mechanisms that make film a special artistic medium. The class views a variety of Spanish and Latin American films from a cinematographic point of view. Students learn how different aspects of the Hispanic culture are shown and analyze the aesthetic and social issues. Students conduct reviews, critical analyses and comparative studies which allow them to develop their communicative skills and their ability to draw conclusions.

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Advanced  

Recommended US semester credits: 0.67   Contact Hours: 10

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Cine español e hispanoamericano (Superior Spanish and Latin American Cinema) - 2 Week Course

In this subject students explore the narrative mechanisms that make film a special artistic medium. The class views a variety of Spanish and Latin American films from a cinematographic point of view. Students learn how different aspects of the Hispanic culture are shown and analyze the aesthetic and social issues. Students conduct reviews, critical analyses and comparative studies which allow them to develop their communicative skills and their ability to draw conclusions.

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Superior  

Recommended US semester credits: 0.67   Contact Hours: 10

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Conversación y redacción (Intermediate Spanish Conversation and Composition) - 2 Week Course

Students learn how to make clear and detailed descriptions, narrations and oral presentations. Students are taught how to understand and summarize oral texts (radio, television, films) as well as how to read and understand written texts (press, advertisements, magazines, books), and give oral presentations in class. Students receive guidelines on how to develop their ability to write clear texts, using a coherent organization and distribution of ideas and an appropriate use of the connectives and vocabulary.

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Intermediate  

Recommended US semester credits: 0.67   Contact Hours: 10

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Conversación y redacción (Advanced Spanish Conversation and Composition) - 2 Week Course

Students learn how to make clear and detailed descriptions, narrations and oral presentations. Students are taught how to understand and summarize oral texts (radio, television, films) as well as how to read and understand written texts (press, advertisements, magazines, books), and give oral presentations in class. Students receive guidelines on how to develop their ability to write clear texts, using a coherent organization and distribution of ideas and an appropriate use of the connectives and vocabulary.

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Advanced  

Recommended US semester credits: 0.67   Contact Hours: 10

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Conversación y redacción (Superior Spanish Conversation and Composition) - 2 Week Course

Students learn how to make clear and detailed descriptions, narrations and oral presentations. Students are taught how to understand and summarize oral texts (radio, television, films) as well as how to read and understand written texts (press, advertisements, magazines, books), and give oral presentations in class. Students receive guidelines on how to develop their ability to write clear texts, using a coherent organization and distribution of ideas and an appropriate use of the connectives and vocabulary.

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Superior  

Recommended US semester credits: 0.67   Contact Hours: 10

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Cultura española (Intermediate Spanish Culture) - 2 Week Course

This course presents a wide variety of information about Spain and its people. Topics include an introduction to the most important aspects of Spanish geography, history, politics, art history, and popular culture (bullfighting, flamenco, and music). This is an excellent option for the student wishing to gain a deeper understanding of the country and culture.

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Intermediate  

Recommended US semester credits: 0.67   Contact Hours: 10

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Cultura española (Advanced Spanish Culture) - 2 Week Course

This course presents a wide variety of information about Spain and its people. Topics include an introduction to the most important aspects of Spanish geography, history, politics, art history, and popular culture (bullfighting, flamenco, and music). This is an excellent option for the student wishing to gain a deeper understanding of the country and culture.

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Advanced  

Recommended US semester credits: 0.67   Contact Hours: 10

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Cultura española (Superior Spanish Culture) - 2 Week Course

This course presents a wide variety of information about Spain and its people. Topics include an introduction to the most important aspects of Spanish geography, history, politics, art history, and popular culture (bullfighting, flamenco, and music). This is an excellent option for the student wishing to gain a deeper understanding of the country and culture.

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Superior  

Recommended US semester credits: 0.67   Contact Hours: 10

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Destrezas escritas (Intermediate Spanish Writing) - 2 Week Coruse

This is a seminar on written Spanish expression. It is designed to improve writing skills. Exercises include writing papers, essays, and other genre of the written word in Spanish. This course is helpful for students who already have a strong verbal ability in Spanish and want to increase their written ability.

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Intermediate  

Recommended US semester credits: 0.67   Contact Hours: 10

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Destrezas escritas (Advanced Spanish Writing) - 2 Week Course

This is a seminar on written Spanish expression. It is designed to improve writing skills. Exercises include writing papers, essays, and other genres of the written word in Spanish. This course is helpful for students who already have a strong verbal ability in Spanish and want to increase their written ability.

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Advanced  

Recommended US semester credits: 0.67   Contact Hours: 10

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Destrezas escritas (Superior Spanish Writing) - 2 Week Course

This is a seminar on written Spanish expression. It is designed to improve writing skills. Exercises include writing papers, essays, and other genre of the written word in Spanish. This course is helpful for students who already have a strong verbal ability in Spanish and want to increase their written ability.

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Superior  

Recommended US semester credits: 0.67   Contact Hours: 10

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Destrezas orales (Intermediate Spanish Communication) - 2 Week Course

This class is designed to work on the ability of students to express themselves in Spanish. This is a very good option for advanced level students who want to work on their speaking skills.

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Intermediate  

Recommended US semester credits: 0.67   Contact Hours: 10

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Destrezas orales (Advanced Spanish Communication) - 2 Week Course

This class is designed to work on the ability of students to express themselves in Spanish. This is a very good option for advanced level students who want to work on their speaking skills.

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Advanced  

Recommended US semester credits: 0.67   Contact Hours: 10

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Destrezas orales (Superior Spanish Communication) - 2 Week Course

This class is designed to work on the ability of students to express themselves in Spanish. This is a very good option for advanced level students who want to work on their speaking skills.

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Superior  

Recommended US semester credits: 0.67   Contact Hours: 10

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La mujer en la Historia de España (Intermediate - The Role of Women in Spanish History) - 2 Week Course

This class explores the role women have played throughout Spanish history. Students study the history of Spain from the beginning of the 20th century, taking a look at the Second Republic, the Civil War, Franco’s regime, the Transition, and finally, the current situation. The history of women in Spain is analyzed through the study of the most important figures of literature (Emilia Pardo Bazán, Carmen Martín Gaite), politics (Clara Campoamor, Dolores Ibarruri), philosophy (María Zambrano, Calia Amorós) and the arts (María Blanchard, María Casares).

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Intermediate  

Recommended US semester credits: 0.67   Contact Hours: 10

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La mujer en la Historia de España (Advanced - The Role of Women in Spanish History) - 2 Week Course

This class explores the role women have played throughout Spanish history. Students study the history of Spain from the beginning of the 20th century, taking a look at the Second Republic, the Civil War, Franco’s regime, the Transition, and finally, the current situation. The history of women in Spain is analyzed through the study of the most important figures of literature (Emilia Pardo Bazán, Carmen Martín Gaite), politics (Clara Campoamor, Dolores Ibarruri), philosophy (María Zambrano, Calia Amorós) and the arts (María Blanchard, María Casares).

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Advanced  

Recommended US semester credits: 0.67   Contact Hours: 10

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La mujer en la Historia de España (Superior - The Role of Women in Spanish History) - 2 Week Course

This class explores the role women have played throughout Spanish history. Students study the history of Spain from the beginning of the 20th century, taking a look at the Second Republic, the Civil War, Franco’s regime, the Transition, and finally, the current situation. The history of women in Spain is analyzed through the study of the most important figures of literature (Emilia Pardo Bazán, Carmen Martín Gaite), politics (Clara Campoamor, Dolores Ibarruri), philosophy (María Zambrano, Calia Amorós) and the arts (María Blanchard, María Casares).

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Superior  

Recommended US semester credits: 0.67   Contact Hours: 10

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El mundo árabe en el mundo hispánico (Intermediate - The Arab World in Hispanic Culture) - 2 Week Course

This class analyzes the Moorish influence in Hispanic societies and cultures and studies the role of Arab language, literature, and arts, together with other cultures, have had in the development of the Hispanic identity. The contents of this course are divided into four sections: the Moors and the Hispanic world through history; the Arabic language as a key element for the development of the Spanish language; medicine, philosophy and sciences; and Moorish architecture in Spain.

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Intermediate  

Recommended US semester credits: 0.67   Contact Hours: 10

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El mundo árabe en el mundo hispánico (Advanced - The Arab World in Hispanic Culture) - 2 Week Course

This class analyzes the Moorish influence in Hispanic societies and cultures and studies the role of Arab language, literature, and arts, together with other cultures, have had in the development of the Hispanic identity. The contents of this course are divided into four sections: the Moors and the Hispanic world through history; the Arabic language as a key element for the development of the Spanish language; medicine, philosophy and sciences; and Moorish architecture in Spain.

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Advanced  

Recommended US semester credits: 0.67   Contact Hours: 10

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El mundo árabe en el mundo hispánico (Superior - The Arab World in Hispanic Culture) - 2 Week Course

This class analyzes the Moorish influence in Hispanic societies and cultures and studies the role of Arab language, literature, and arts, together with other cultures, have had in the development of the Hispanic identity. The contents of this course are divided into four sections: the Moors and the Hispanic world through history; the Arabic language as a key element for the development of the Spanish language; medicine, philosophy and sciences; and Moorish architecture in Spain.

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Superior  

Recommended US semester credits: 0.67   Contact Hours: 10

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Español de los negocios (Intermediate Spanish for Business) - 2 Week Course

This course focuses on the business world in Spain. The class also includes helpful vocabulary related to business, “how-to” information, and common business practices and formalities that are useful to know, such as how to write a formal business letter in Spanish. It is helpful to have some knowledge of the business world, economics, or general concepts related to these topics.

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Intermediate  

Recommended US semester credits: 0.67   Contact Hours: 10

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Español de los negocios (Advanced Spanish for Business) - 2 Week Course

This course focuses on the business world in Spain. The class also includes helpful vocabulary related to business, “how-to” information, and common business practices and formalities that are useful to know, such as how to write a formal business letter in Spanish. It is helpful to have some knowledge of the business world, economics, or general concepts related to these topics.

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Advanced  

Recommended US semester credits: 0.67   Contact Hours: 10

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Español de los negocios (Superior Spanish for Business) - 2 Week Course

This course focuses on the business world in Spain. The class also includes helpful vocabulary related to business, “how-to” information, and common business practices and formalities that are useful to know, such as how to write a formal business letter in Spanish. It is helpful to have some knowledge of the business world, economics, or general concepts related to these topics.

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Superior  

Recommended US semester credits: 0.67   Contact Hours: 10

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Historia de España (Intermediate Spanish History) - 2 Week Course

This class focuses on the history of Spain in the 19th and 20th centuries. Topics include the Spanish Civil War, Franco, the transition to democracy, and the present political situation. It is helpful to have a general idea of concepts such as fascism, republics, monarchies, and modern world events.

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Intemediate  

Recommended US semester credits: 0.67   Contact Hours: 10

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Historia de España (Advanced Spanish History) - 2 Week Course

This class focuses on the history of Spain in the 19th and 20th centuries. Topics include the Spanish Civil War, Franco, the transition to democracy, and the present political situation. It is helpful to have a general idea of concepts such as fascism, republics, monarchies, and modern world events.

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Advanced  

Recommended US semester credits: 0.67   Contact Hours: 10

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Historia de España (Superior Spanish History) - 2 Week Course

This class focuses on the history of Spain in the 19th and 20th centuries. Topics include the Spanish Civil War, Franco, the transition to democracy, and the present political situation. It is helpful to have a general idea of concepts such as fascism, republics, monarchies, and modern world events.

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Superior  

Recommended US semester credits: 0.67   Contact Hours: 10

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Literatura española e hispanoamericana (Intermediate Spanish and Latin American Literature) - 2 Week Course

The objective of this course is to familiarize students with some of the most representative Spanish and Latin American authors of the twentieth century, as well as their links to the sociocultural context of each time period. Students review relevant literary trends through a selection of texts of different genres: poetry and theater from the first decades of the century and the novel from the 1940s to the present day.

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Intermediate  

Recommended US semester credits: 0.67   Contact Hours: 10

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Literatura española e hispanoamericana (Advanced Spanish and Latin American Literature) - 2 Week Course

The objective of this course is to familiarize students with some of the most representative Spanish and Latin American authors of the twentieth century, as well as their links to the sociocultural context of each time period. Students review relevant literary trends through a selection of texts of different genres: poetry and theater from the first decades of the century and the novel from the 1940s to the present day.

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Advanced  

Recommended US semester credits: 0.67   Contact Hours: 10

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Literatura española e hispanoamericana (Superior Spanish and Latin American Literature) - 2 Week Course

The objective of this course is to familiarize students with some of the most representative Spanish and Latin American authors of the twentieth century, as well as their links to the sociocultural context of each time period. Students review relevant literary trends through a selection of texts of different genres: poetry and theater from the first decades of the century and the novel from the 1940s to the present day.

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Superior  

Recommended US semester credits: 0.67   Contact Hours: 10

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Lengua española avanzado y superior (Superior) - 2-Week Course

This course offer a systematic review of all verb tenses and moods and help students to further develop and improve their writing skills. Vocabulary acquisition is a key component at the advanced level.

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Superior  

Recommended US semester credits: 1.33   Contact Hours: 20

Lengua española (Beginning Spanish Grammar) - Month Course

This course introduces students to the fundamentals of Spanish grammar. Particular attention is given to difficult parts of speech that challenge foreign students.

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Beginning  

Recommended US semester credits: 2.67   Contact Hours: 40

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Ampliación de léxico (Beginning Spanish Vocabulary) - Month Course

Students learn vocabulary words grouped by semantic meanings. Practice of vocabulary in this arrangement allows students to learn not only the words, but also be able to recognize and understand them in context.

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Beginning  

Recommended US semester credits: 1.33   Contact Hours: 20

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Laboratorio de idiomas (Beginning Language Lab) - Month Course

In this course students practice basic useful Spanish sentences, as well as the sounds or sequences of sounds which are especially difficult for foreign speakers. The goal is to improve pronunciation.

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Beginning  

Recommended US semester credits: 1.33   Contact Hours: 20

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Actividades para la comunicación (Beginning - Activities for Communication) - Month Course

This course gives students practical situations in which to practice their Spanish language as a Spaniard would. Focus is on correct verb tenses and pronunciation.

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Beginning  

Recommended US semester credits: 1.33   Contact Hours: 20

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Lengua española intermedio (Intermediate Spanish Grammar) - Month Course

This course gives a general view of the most important grammar points in Spanish, reviewing the basic verb tenses and adding the subjunctive and conditional forms. Vocabulary expansion is stressed as an important aid to fluency.

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Intermediate  

Recommended US semester credits: 2.67   Contact Hours: 40

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Lengua española avanzado (Advanced Spanish Grammar) - Month Course

These courses offer a systematic review of all verb tenses and moods and help students to further develop and improve their writing skills. Vocabulary acquisition is a key component in both advanced and superior levels. Courses are taught at the appropriate level (advanced or superior), and are similar in structure.

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Advanced  

Recommended US semester credits: 2.67   Contact Hours: 40

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Lengua española superior (Superior Spanish Grammar) - Month Course

These courses offer a systematic review of all verb tenses and moods and help students to further develop and improve their writing skills. Vocabulary acquisition is a key component in both advanced and superior levels. Courses are taught at the appropriate level (advanced or superior), and are similar in structure.

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Superior  

Recommended US semester credits: 2.67   Contact Hours: 40

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Arte español (Intermediate Spanish Art History) - Month Course

This course focuses on the history of art in Spain. It includes the study of architectural styles (Gothic, Baroque Romanesque), painting by important Spanish artists and the study of major artworks and monuments in Spain. Some background in art history terminology is helpful.

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Intermediate  

Recommended US semester credits: 1.33   Contact Hours: 20

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Arte español (Advanced Spanish Art History) - Month Course

This course focuses on the history of art in Spain. It includes the study of architectural styles (Gothic, Baroque Romanesque), painting by important Spanish artists and the study of major artworks and monuments in Spain. Some background in art history terminology is helpful.

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Advanced  

Recommended US semester credits: 1.33   Contact Hours: 20

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Arte español (Superior Spanish Art History) - Month Course

This course focuses on the history of art in Spain. It includes the study of architectural styles (Gothic, Baroque Romanesque), painting by important Spanish artists and the study of major artworks and monuments in Spain. Some background in art history terminology is helpful.

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Superior  

Recommended US semester credits: 1.33   Contact Hours: 20

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Cine español e hispanoamericano (Intermediate Spanish and Latin American Cinema) - Month Course

In this subject students explore the narrative mechanisms that make film a special artistic medium. The class views a variety of Spanish and Latin-American films from a cinematographic point of view. Students learn how different aspects of the Hispanic culture are shown and analyze the aesthetic and social issues. Students conduct reviews, critical analyses and comparative studies which allow them to develop their communicative skills and their ability to draw conclusions.

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Intermediate  

Recommended US semester credits: 1.33   Contact Hours: 20

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Cine español e hispanoamericano (Advanced Spanish and Latin American Cinema) - Month Course

In this subject students explore the narrative mechanisms that make film a special artistic medium. The class views a variety of Spanish and Latin-American films from a cinematographic point of view. Students learn how different aspects of the Hispanic culture are shown and analyze the aesthetic and social issues. Students conduct reviews, critical analyses and comparative studies which allow them to develop their communicative skills and their ability to draw conclusions.

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Advanced  

Recommended US semester credits: 1.33   Contact Hours: 20

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Cine español e hispanoamericano (Superior Spanish and Latin American Cinema) - Month Course

In this subject students explore the narrative mechanisms that make film a special artistic medium. The class views a variety of Spanish and Latin-American films from a cinematographic point of view. Students learn how different aspects of the Hispanic culture are shown and analyze the aesthetic and social issues. Students conduct reviews, critical analyses and comparative studies which allow them to develop their communicative skills and their ability to draw conclusions.

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Superior  

Recommended US semester credits: 1.33   Contact Hours: 20

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Comentario de Textos Literarios (Intermediate Literary Texts) - Month Course

Reflect on the origin and characteristics of the different types of literary genres. Develop reading comprehension skills and understanding of different grammatical elements through literary analysis. Analyze the most remarkable stylistic features, linguistic and literary elements of these texts.

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Intermediate  

Recommended US semester credits: 1.33   Contact Hours: 20

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Comentario de Textos Literarios (Advanced Literary Texts) - Month Course

Reflect on the origin and characteristics of the different types of literary genres. Develop reading comprehension skills and understanding of different grammatical elements through literary analysis. Analyze the most remarkable stylistic features, linguistic and literary elements of these texts.

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Advanced  

Recommended US semester credits: 1.33   Contact Hours: 20

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Comentario de Textos Literarios (Superior Literary Texts) - Month Course

Reflect on the origin and characteristics of the different types of literary genres. Develop reading comprehension skills and understanding of different grammatical elements through literary analysis. Analyze the most remarkable stylistic features, linguistic and literary elements of these texts.

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Superior  

Recommended US semester credits: 1.33   Contact Hours: 20

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Conversación y redacción (Intermediate Spanish Conversation and Composition) - Month Course

Students learn how to make clear and detailed descriptions, narrations and oral presentations. Students are taught how to understand and summarize oral texts (radio, television, films) as well as how to read and understand written texts (press, advertisements, magazines, books), and give oral presentations in class. Students receive guidelines on how to develop their ability to write clear texts, using a coherent organization and distribution of ideas and an appropriate use of the connectives and vocabulary.

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Intermediate  

Recommended US semester credits: 1.33   Contact Hours: 20

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Conversación y redacción (Advanced Spanish Conversation and Composition) - Month Course

Students learn how to make clear and detailed descriptions, narrations and oral presentations. Students are taught how to understand and summarize oral texts (radio, television, films) as well as how to read and understand written texts (press, advertisements, magazines, books), and give oral presentations in class. Students receive guidelines on how to develop their ability to write clear texts, using a coherent organization and distribution of ideas and an appropriate use of the connectives and vocabulary.

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Advanced  

Recommended US semester credits: 1.33   Contact Hours: 20

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Conversación y redacción (Superior Spanish Conversation and Composition) - Month Course

Students learn how to make clear and detailed descriptions, narrations and oral presentations. Students are taught how to understand and summarize oral texts (radio, television, films) as well as how to read and understand written texts (press, advertisements, magazines, books), and give oral presentations in class. Students receive guidelines on how to develop their ability to write clear texts, using a coherent organization and distribution of ideas and an appropriate use of the connectives and vocabulary.

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Superior  

Recommended US semester credits: 1.33   Contact Hours: 20

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Cultura española (Intermediate Spanish Culture) - Month Course

This course presents a wide variety of information about Spain and its people. Topics include an introduction to the most important aspects of Spanish geography, history, politics, art history, and popular culture (bullfighting, flamenco, and music). This is an excellent option for the student wishing to gain a deeper understanding of the country and culture.

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Intermediate  

Recommended US semester credits: 1.33   Contact Hours: 20

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Cultura española (Advanced Spanish Culture) - Month Course

This course presents a wide variety of information about Spain and its people. Topics include an introduction to the most important aspects of Spanish geography, history, politics, art history, and popular culture (bullfighting, flamenco, and music). This is an excellent option for the student wishing to gain a deeper understanding of the country and culture.

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Advanced  

Recommended US semester credits: 1.33   Contact Hours: 20

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Cultura española (Superior Spanish Culture) - Month Course

This course presents a wide variety of information about Spain and its people. Topics include an introduction to the most important aspects of Spanish geography, history, politics, art history, and popular culture (bullfighting, flamenco, and music). This is an excellent option for the student wishing to gain a deeper understanding of the country and culture.

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Superior  

Recommended US semester credits: 1.33   Contact Hours: 20

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Destrezas escritas (Intermediate Spanish Writing) - Month Course

This is a seminar on written Spanish expression. It is designed to improve writing skills. Exercises include writing papers, essays, and other genres of the written word in Spanish. This course is helpful for students who already have a strong verbal ability in Spanish and want to increase their written ability.

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Intermediate  

Recommended US semester credits: 1.33   Contact Hours: 20

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Destrezas escritas (Advanced Spanish Writing) - Month Course

This is a seminar on written Spanish expression. It is designed to improve writing skills. Exercises include writing papers, essays, and other genres of the written word in Spanish. This course is helpful for students who already have a strong verbal ability in Spanish and want to increase their written ability.

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Advanced  

Recommended US semester credits: 1.33   Contact Hours: 20

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Destrezas escritas (Superior Spanish Writing) - Month Course

This is a seminar on written Spanish expression. It is designed to improve writing skills. Exercises include writing papers, essays, and other genre of the written word in Spanish. This course is helpful for students who already have a strong verbal ability in Spanish and want to increase their written ability.

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Superior  

Recommended US semester credits: 1.33   Contact Hours: 20

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Destrezas orales (Intermediate Spanish Communication) - Month Course

This class is designed to work on the ability of students to express themselves in Spanish. This is a very good option for advanced level students who want to work on their speaking skills.

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Intermediate  

Recommended US semester credits: 1.33   Contact Hours: 20

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Destrezas orales (Advanced Spanish Communication) - Month Course

This class is designed to work on the ability of students to express themselves in Spanish. This is a very good option for advanced level students who want to work on their speaking skills.

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Advanced  

Recommended US semester credits: 1.33   Contact Hours: 20

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Destrezas orales (Superior Spanish Communication) - Month Course

This class is designed to work on the ability of students to express themselves in Spanish. This is a very good option for advanced level students who want to work on their speaking skills.

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Superior  

Recommended US semester credits: 1.33   Contact Hours: 20

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La mujer en la Historia de España (Intermediate - The Role of Women in Spanish History) - Month Course

This class explores the role women have played throughout Spanish history. Students study the history of Spain from the beginning of the 20th century, taking a look at the Second Republic, the Civil War, Franco’s regime, the Transition, and finally, the current situation. The history of women in Spain is analyzed through the study of the most important figures of literature (Emilia Pardo Bazán, Carmen Martín Gaite), politics (Clara Campoamor, Dolores Ibarruri), philosophy (María Zambrano, Calia Amorós) and the arts (María Blanchard, María Casares).

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Intermediate  

Recommended US semester credits: 1.33   Contact Hours: 20

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La mujer en la Historia de España (Advanced - The Role of Women in Spanish History) - Month Course

This class explores the role women have played throughout Spanish history. Students study the history of Spain from the beginning of the 20th century, taking a look at the Second Republic, the Civil War, Franco’s regime, the Transition, and finally, the current situation. The history of women in Spain is analyzed through the study of the most important figures of literature (Emilia Pardo Bazán, Carmen Martín Gaite), politics (Clara Campoamor, Dolores Ibarruri), philosophy (María Zambrano, Calia Amorós) and the arts (María Blanchard, María Casares).

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: 1.33  

Recommended US semester credits: 20  

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La mujer en la Historia de España (Superior - The Role of Women in Spanish History) - Month Course

This class explores the role women have played throughout Spanish history. Students study the history of Spain from the beginning of the 20th century, taking a look at the Second Republic, the Civil War, Franco’s regime, the Transition, and finally, the current situation. The history of women in Spain is analyzed through the study of the most important figures of literature (Emilia Pardo Bazán, Carmen Martín Gaite), politics (Clara Campoamor, Dolores Ibarruri), philosophy (María Zambrano, Calia Amorós) and the arts (María Blanchard, María Casares).

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Superior  

Recommended US semester credits: 1.33   Contact Hours: 20

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Economia y Sociedad en la Espana Actual (Intermediate Economy and Society in Current Spain) - Month Course

Understand the economic and social context of Spain. Analyze the country’s principal socio-economic indicators and discover their effects on citizens’ daily lives. Understand texts for the general public regarding Spanish economy and society.Demonstrate knowledge of Spain’s transformation from a controlled market towards a free market. Describe economic and social aspects that come into play in the labor market. Discuss labor problems and labor policies in the last decade(s). Discuss Spain’s path towards the Welfare State. Underscore the social issues that Spaniards consider relevant for their welfare. Understand the principal aspects that define Spanish society. Analyze the primary concerns of different social groups in Spain.

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Intermediate  

Recommended US semester credits: 1.33   Contact Hours: 20

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Economia y Sociedad en la Espana Actual (Advanced Economy and Society in Current Spain) - Month Course

Understand the economic and social context of Spain. Analyze the country’s principal socio-economic indicators and discover their effects on citizens’ daily lives. Understand texts for the general public regarding Spanish economy and society.Demonstrate knowledge of Spain’s transformation from a controlled market towards a free market. Describe economic and social aspects that come into play in the labor market. Discuss labor problems and labor policies in the last decade(s). Discuss Spain’s path towards the Welfare State. Underscore the social issues that Spaniards consider relevant for their welfare. Understand the principal aspects that define Spanish society. Analyze the primary concerns of different social groups in Spain.

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Advanced  

Recommended US semester credits: 1.33   Contact Hours: 20

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Economia y Sociedad en la Espana Actual (Superior Economy and Society in Current Spain) - Month Course

Understand the economic and social context of Spain. Analyze the country’s principal socio-economic indicators and discover their effects on citizens’ daily lives. Understand texts for the general public regarding Spanish economy and society.Demonstrate knowledge of Spain’s transformation from a controlled market towards a free market. Describe economic and social aspects that come into play in the labor market. Discuss labor problems and labor policies in the last decade(s). Discuss Spain’s path towards the Welfare State. Underscore the social issues that Spaniards consider relevant for their welfare. Understand the principal aspects that define Spanish society. Analyze the primary concerns of different social groups in Spain.

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Superior  

Recommended US semester credits: 1.33   Contact Hours: 20

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El mundo árabe en el mundo hispánico (Intermediate - The Arab World in Hispanic Culture) - Month Course

This class analyzes the Moorish influence in Hispanic societies and cultures and studies the role Arab language, literature and arts, together with other cultures, have had in the development of the Hispanic identity. The contents of this course are divided into four sections: the Moors and the Hispanic world through history; the Arabic language as a key element for the development of the Spanish language; medicine, philosophy and sciences; and Moorish architecture in Spain.

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Intermediate  

Recommended US semester credits: 1.33   Contact Hours: 20

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El mundo árabe en el mundo hispánico (Advanced - The Arab World in Hispanic Culture) - Month Course

This class analyzes the Moorish influence in Hispanic societies and cultures and studies the role Arab language, literature and arts, together with other cultures, have had in the development of the Hispanic identity. The contents of this course are divided into four sections: the Moors and the Hispanic world through history; the Arabic language as a key element for the development of the Spanish language; medicine, philosophy and sciences; and Moorish architecture in Spain.

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Advanced  

Recommended US semester credits: 1.33   Contact Hours: 20

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El mundo árabe en el mundo hispánico (Superior - The Arab World in Hispanic Culture) - Month Course

This class analyzes the Moorish influence in Hispanic societies and cultures and studies the role Arab language, literature and arts, together with other cultures, have had in the development of the Hispanic identity. The contents of this course are divided into four sections: the Moors and the Hispanic world through history; the Arabic language as a key element for the development of the Spanish language; medicine, philosophy and sciences; and Moorish architecture in Spain.

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Superior  

Recommended US semester credits: 1.33   Contact Hours: 20

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Español de los negocios (Intermediate Spanish for Business) - Month Course

This course focuses on the business world in Spain. The class also includes helpful vocabulary related to business, “how-to” information, and common business practices and formalities that are useful to know, such as how to write a formal business letter in Spanish. It is helpful to have some knowledge of the business world, economics, or general concepts related to these topics.

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Intermediate  

Recommended US semester credits: 1.33   Contact Hours: 20

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Español de los negocios (Advanced Spanish for Business) - Month Course

This course focuses on the business world in Spain. The class also includes helpful vocabulary related to business, “how-to” information, and common business practices and formalities that are useful to know, such as how to write a formal business letter in Spanish. It is helpful to have some knowledge of the business world, economics, or general concepts related to these topics.

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Advanced  

Recommended US semester credits: 1.33   Contact Hours: 20

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Español de los negocios (Superior Spanish for Business) - Month Course

This course focuses on the business world in Spain. The class also includes helpful vocabulary related to business, “how-to” information, and common business practices and formalities that are useful to know, such as how to write a formal business letter in Spanish. It is helpful to have some knowledge of the business world, economics, or general concepts related to these topics.

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Superior  

Recommended US semester credits: 1.33   Contact Hours: 20

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Historia de la España Contemporanea (Intermediate Spanish Contemporary History) - Month Course

Analyze the main events that comprise the contemporary Spanish history and place them in its spatial and temporal context. Understand the most recent historic, political, and social events of Spain, based on the most relevant historical events of the 20th century. Assess the significance of contemporary Spanish history within the European and international context.

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Intermediate  

Recommended US semester credits: 1.33   Contact Hours: 20

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Historia de la España Contemporanea (Advanced Spanish Contemporary History) - Month Course

Analyze the main events that comprise the contemporary Spanish history and place them in its spatial and temporal context. Understand the most recent historic, political, and social events of Spain, based on the most relevant historical events of the 20th century. Assess the significance of contemporary Spanish history within the European and international context.

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Advanced  

Recommended US semester credits: 1.33   Contact Hours: 20

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Historia de la España Contemporanea (Superior Spanish Contemporary History) - Month Course

Analyze the main events that comprise the contemporary Spanish history and place them in its spatial and temporal context. Understand the most recent historic, political, and social events of Spain, based on the most relevant historical events of the 20th century. Assess the significance of contemporary Spanish history within the European and international context.

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Superior  

Recommended US semester credits: 1.33   Contact Hours: 20

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Literatura española e hispanoamericana (Intermediate Spanish and Latin American Literature) - Month Course

The objective of this course is to familiarize students with some of the most representative Spanish and Latin American authors of the twentieth century, as well as their links to the sociocultural context of each time period. Students review relevant literary trends through a selection of texts of different genres: poetry and theater from the first decades of the century and the novel from the 1940s to the present day.

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Intermediate  

Recommended US semester credits: 1.33   Contact Hours: 20

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Literatura española e hispanoamericana (Advanced Spanish and Latin American Literature) - Month Course

The objective of this course is to familiarize students with some of the most representative Spanish and Latin American authors of the twentieth century, as well as their links to the sociocultural context of each time period. Students review relevant literary trends through a selection of texts of different genres: poetry and theater from the first decades of the century and the novel from the 1940s to the present day.

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Advanced  

Recommended US semester credits: 1.33   Contact Hours: 20

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Literatura española e hispanoamericana (Superior Spanish and Latin American Literature) - Month Course

The objective of this course is to familiarize students with some of the most representative Spanish and Latin American authors of the twentieth century, as well as their links to the sociocultural context of each time period. Students review relevant literary trends through a selection of texts of different genres: poetry and theater from the first decades of the century and the novel from the 1940s to the present day.

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Superior  

Recommended US semester credits: 1.33   Contact Hours: 20

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Literatura Contemporanea en Espanol (Intermediate Contemporary Spanish Literature) - Month Course

Present knowledge of the different periods of Spanish literature from the 20th century to the present, situating each period within the respective historical, political, and social context. Analyze the most important works of contemporary Spanish and Latin American literature as well as the characteristics and personalities of their authors. Reflect on the elements and mechanisms of literary language through a critical lens.

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Intermediate  

Recommended US semester credits: 1.33   Contact Hours: 20

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Literatura Contemporanea en Espanol (Advanced Contemporary Spanish Literature) - Month Course

Present knowledge of the different periods of Spanish literature from the 20th century to the present, situating each period within the respective historical, political, and social context. Analyze the most important works of contemporary Spanish and Latin American literature as well as the characteristics and personalities of their authors. Reflect on the elements and mechanisms of literary language through a critical lens.

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Advanced  

Recommended US semester credits: 1.33   Contact Hours: 20

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Literatura Contemporanea en Espanol (Superior Contemporary Spanish Literature) - Month Course

Present knowledge of the different periods of Spanish literature from the 20th century to the present, situating each period within the respective historical, political, and social context. Analyze the most important works of contemporary Spanish and Latin American literature as well as the characteristics and personalities of their authors. Reflect on the elements and mechanisms of literary language through a critical lens.

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Superior  

Recommended US semester credits: 1.33   Contact Hours: 20

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Traduccion (Intermediate Translation) - Month Course

Introduce students to the practice of translation as a tool for deepening their Spanish language learning. Work on different strategies for translating writing and spoken texts. Compare functions and linguistic resources of both the English and Spanish languages.

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Intermediate  

Recommended US semester credits: 1.33   Contact Hours: 20

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Traduccion (Advanced Translation) - Month Course

Introduce students to the practice of translation as a tool for deepening their Spanish language learning. Work on different strategies for translating writing and spoken texts. Compare functions and linguistic resources of both the English and Spanish languages.

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Advanced  

Recommended US semester credits: 1.33   Contact Hours: 20

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Traduccion (Superior Translation) - Month Course

Introduce students to the practice of translation as a tool for deepening their Spanish language learning. Work on different strategies for translating writing and spoken texts. Compare functions and linguistic resources of both the English and Spanish languages.

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Superior  

Recommended US semester credits: 1.33   Contact Hours: 20

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Lengua española (Beginning Spanish Grammar) – Conducted in Spanish - 2-Week Course

This course introduces students to the fundamentals of Spanish grammar. Particular attention is given to difficult parts of speech that challenge foreign students.

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Beginning  

Recommended US semester credits: 1.33   Contact Hours: 20

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Ampliación de léxico (Spanish Vocabulary) - 2-Week Course

Students learn vocabulary words grouped by semantic meanings. The practice of vocabulary in this arrangement allows students to learn not only the words but also be able to recognize and understand them in context.

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Beginning  

Recommended US semester credits: 0.67   Contact Hours: 10

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Laboratorio de idiomas (Language Lab) - 2-Week Course

In this course students practice basic useful Spanish sentences, as well as the sounds or sequences of sounds which are especially difficult for foreign speakers. The goal is to improve pronunciation.

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Beginning  

Contact Hours: 10

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Actividades para la comunicación (Activities for Communication) - 2-Week Course

This course gives students practical situations in which to practice their Spanish language as a Spaniard would. Focus is on correct verb tenses and pronunciation.

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Beginning  

Recommended US semester credits: 0.67   Contact Hours: 10

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Lengua española intermedio (Intermediate Spanish Grammar) - 2-Week Course

This course gives a general view of the most important grammar points in Spanish, reviewing the basic verb tenses and adding the subjunctive and conditional forms. Vocabulary expansion is stressed as an important aid to fluency.

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Intermediate  

Recommended US semester credits: 1.33   Contact Hours: 20

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Lengua española avanzado y superior (Advanced) - 2-Week Course

This course offer a systematic review of all verb tenses and moods and help students to further develop and improve their writing skills. Vocabulary acquisition is a key component at the advanced level.

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Advanced  

Recommended US semester credits: 1.33   Contact Hours: 20

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Arte español (Intermediate Spanish Art History) - 2 Week Course

This course focuses on the history of art in Spain. It includes the study of architectural styles (Gothic, Baroque Romanesque), painting by important Spanish artists and the study of major artworks and monuments in Spain. Some background in art history terminology is helpful.

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Intermediate  

Recommended US semester credits: 0.67   Contact Hours: 10

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Arte español (Advanced Spanish Art History) - 2 Week Course

This course focuses on the history of art in Spain. It includes the study of architectural styles (Gothic, Baroque Romanesque), painting by important Spanish artists and the study of major artworks and monuments in Spain. Some background in art history terminology is helpful.

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Advanced  

Recommended US semester credits: 0.67   Contact Hours: 10

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Arte español (Superior Spanish Art History) - 2 Week Course

This course focuses on the history of art in Spain. It includes the study of architectural styles (Gothic, Baroque Romanesque), painting by important Spanish artists and the study of major artworks and monuments in Spain. Some background in art history terminology is helpful.

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Superior  

Recommended US semester credits: 0.67   Contact Hours: 10

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Cine español e hispanoamericano (Intermediate Spanish and Latin American Cinema) - 2 Week Course

In this subject students explore the narrative mechanisms that make film a special artistic medium. The class views a variety of Spanish and Latin American films from a cinematographic point of view. Students learn how different aspects of the Hispanic culture are shown and analyze the aesthetic and social issues. Students conduct reviews, critical analyses and comparative studies which allow them to develop their communicative skills and their ability to draw conclusions.

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Intermediate  

Recommended US semester credits: 0.67   Contact Hours: 10

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Cine español e hispanoamericano (Advanced Spanish and Latin American Cinema) - 2 Week Course

In this subject students explore the narrative mechanisms that make film a special artistic medium. The class views a variety of Spanish and Latin American films from a cinematographic point of view. Students learn how different aspects of the Hispanic culture are shown and analyze the aesthetic and social issues. Students conduct reviews, critical analyses and comparative studies which allow them to develop their communicative skills and their ability to draw conclusions.

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Advanced  

Recommended US semester credits: 0.67   Contact Hours: 10

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Cine español e hispanoamericano (Superior Spanish and Latin American Cinema) - 2 Week Course

In this subject students explore the narrative mechanisms that make film a special artistic medium. The class views a variety of Spanish and Latin American films from a cinematographic point of view. Students learn how different aspects of the Hispanic culture are shown and analyze the aesthetic and social issues. Students conduct reviews, critical analyses and comparative studies which allow them to develop their communicative skills and their ability to draw conclusions.

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Superior  

Recommended US semester credits: 0.67   Contact Hours: 10

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Conversación y redacción (Intermediate Spanish Conversation and Composition) - 2 Week Course

Students learn how to make clear and detailed descriptions, narrations and oral presentations. Students are taught how to understand and summarize oral texts (radio, television, films) as well as how to read and understand written texts (press, advertisements, magazines, books), and give oral presentations in class. Students receive guidelines on how to develop their ability to write clear texts, using a coherent organization and distribution of ideas and an appropriate use of the connectives and vocabulary.

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Intermediate  

Recommended US semester credits: 0.67   Contact Hours: 10

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Conversación y redacción (Advanced Spanish Conversation and Composition) - 2 Week Course

Students learn how to make clear and detailed descriptions, narrations and oral presentations. Students are taught how to understand and summarize oral texts (radio, television, films) as well as how to read and understand written texts (press, advertisements, magazines, books), and give oral presentations in class. Students receive guidelines on how to develop their ability to write clear texts, using a coherent organization and distribution of ideas and an appropriate use of the connectives and vocabulary.

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Advanced  

Recommended US semester credits: 0.67   Contact Hours: 10

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Conversación y redacción (Superior Spanish Conversation and Composition) - 2 Week Course

Students learn how to make clear and detailed descriptions, narrations and oral presentations. Students are taught how to understand and summarize oral texts (radio, television, films) as well as how to read and understand written texts (press, advertisements, magazines, books), and give oral presentations in class. Students receive guidelines on how to develop their ability to write clear texts, using a coherent organization and distribution of ideas and an appropriate use of the connectives and vocabulary.

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Superior  

Recommended US semester credits: 0.67   Contact Hours: 10

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Cultura española (Intermediate Spanish Culture) - 2 Week Course

This course presents a wide variety of information about Spain and its people. Topics include an introduction to the most important aspects of Spanish geography, history, politics, art history, and popular culture (bullfighting, flamenco, and music). This is an excellent option for the student wishing to gain a deeper understanding of the country and culture.

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Intermediate  

Recommended US semester credits: 0.67   Contact Hours: 10

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Cultura española (Advanced Spanish Culture) - 2 Week Course

This course presents a wide variety of information about Spain and its people. Topics include an introduction to the most important aspects of Spanish geography, history, politics, art history, and popular culture (bullfighting, flamenco, and music). This is an excellent option for the student wishing to gain a deeper understanding of the country and culture.

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Advanced  

Recommended US semester credits: 0.67   Contact Hours: 10

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Cultura española (Superior Spanish Culture) - 2 Week Course

This course presents a wide variety of information about Spain and its people. Topics include an introduction to the most important aspects of Spanish geography, history, politics, art history, and popular culture (bullfighting, flamenco, and music). This is an excellent option for the student wishing to gain a deeper understanding of the country and culture.

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Superior  

Recommended US semester credits: 0.67   Contact Hours: 10

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Destrezas escritas (Intermediate Spanish Writing) - 2 Week Coruse

This is a seminar on written Spanish expression. It is designed to improve writing skills. Exercises include writing papers, essays, and other genre of the written word in Spanish. This course is helpful for students who already have a strong verbal ability in Spanish and want to increase their written ability.

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Intermediate  

Recommended US semester credits: 0.67   Contact Hours: 10

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Destrezas escritas (Advanced Spanish Writing) - 2 Week Course

This is a seminar on written Spanish expression. It is designed to improve writing skills. Exercises include writing papers, essays, and other genres of the written word in Spanish. This course is helpful for students who already have a strong verbal ability in Spanish and want to increase their written ability.

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Advanced  

Recommended US semester credits: 0.67   Contact Hours: 10

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Destrezas escritas (Superior Spanish Writing) - 2 Week Course

This is a seminar on written Spanish expression. It is designed to improve writing skills. Exercises include writing papers, essays, and other genre of the written word in Spanish. This course is helpful for students who already have a strong verbal ability in Spanish and want to increase their written ability.

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Superior  

Recommended US semester credits: 0.67   Contact Hours: 10

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Destrezas orales (Intermediate Spanish Communication) - 2 Week Course

This class is designed to work on the ability of students to express themselves in Spanish. This is a very good option for advanced level students who want to work on their speaking skills.

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Intermediate  

Recommended US semester credits: 0.67   Contact Hours: 10

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Destrezas orales (Advanced Spanish Communication) - 2 Week Course

This class is designed to work on the ability of students to express themselves in Spanish. This is a very good option for advanced level students who want to work on their speaking skills.

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Advanced  

Recommended US semester credits: 0.67   Contact Hours: 10

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Destrezas orales (Superior Spanish Communication) - 2 Week Course

This class is designed to work on the ability of students to express themselves in Spanish. This is a very good option for advanced level students who want to work on their speaking skills.

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Superior  

Recommended US semester credits: 0.67   Contact Hours: 10

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La mujer en la Historia de España (Intermediate - The Role of Women in Spanish History) - 2 Week Course

This class explores the role women have played throughout Spanish history. Students study the history of Spain from the beginning of the 20th century, taking a look at the Second Republic, the Civil War, Franco’s regime, the Transition, and finally, the current situation. The history of women in Spain is analyzed through the study of the most important figures of literature (Emilia Pardo Bazán, Carmen Martín Gaite), politics (Clara Campoamor, Dolores Ibarruri), philosophy (María Zambrano, Calia Amorós) and the arts (María Blanchard, María Casares).

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Intermediate  

Recommended US semester credits: 0.67   Contact Hours: 10

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La mujer en la Historia de España (Advanced - The Role of Women in Spanish History) - 2 Week Course

This class explores the role women have played throughout Spanish history. Students study the history of Spain from the beginning of the 20th century, taking a look at the Second Republic, the Civil War, Franco’s regime, the Transition, and finally, the current situation. The history of women in Spain is analyzed through the study of the most important figures of literature (Emilia Pardo Bazán, Carmen Martín Gaite), politics (Clara Campoamor, Dolores Ibarruri), philosophy (María Zambrano, Calia Amorós) and the arts (María Blanchard, María Casares).

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Advanced  

Recommended US semester credits: 0.67   Contact Hours: 10

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La mujer en la Historia de España (Superior - The Role of Women in Spanish History) - 2 Week Course

This class explores the role women have played throughout Spanish history. Students study the history of Spain from the beginning of the 20th century, taking a look at the Second Republic, the Civil War, Franco’s regime, the Transition, and finally, the current situation. The history of women in Spain is analyzed through the study of the most important figures of literature (Emilia Pardo Bazán, Carmen Martín Gaite), politics (Clara Campoamor, Dolores Ibarruri), philosophy (María Zambrano, Calia Amorós) and the arts (María Blanchard, María Casares).

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Superior  

Recommended US semester credits: 0.67   Contact Hours: 10

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El mundo árabe en el mundo hispánico (Intermediate - The Arab World in Hispanic Culture) - 2 Week Course

This class analyzes the Moorish influence in Hispanic societies and cultures and studies the role of Arab language, literature, and arts, together with other cultures, have had in the development of the Hispanic identity. The contents of this course are divided into four sections: the Moors and the Hispanic world through history; the Arabic language as a key element for the development of the Spanish language; medicine, philosophy and sciences; and Moorish architecture in Spain.

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Intermediate  

Recommended US semester credits: 0.67   Contact Hours: 10

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El mundo árabe en el mundo hispánico (Advanced - The Arab World in Hispanic Culture) - 2 Week Course

This class analyzes the Moorish influence in Hispanic societies and cultures and studies the role of Arab language, literature, and arts, together with other cultures, have had in the development of the Hispanic identity. The contents of this course are divided into four sections: the Moors and the Hispanic world through history; the Arabic language as a key element for the development of the Spanish language; medicine, philosophy and sciences; and Moorish architecture in Spain.

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Advanced  

Recommended US semester credits: 0.67   Contact Hours: 10

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El mundo árabe en el mundo hispánico (Superior - The Arab World in Hispanic Culture) - 2 Week Course

This class analyzes the Moorish influence in Hispanic societies and cultures and studies the role of Arab language, literature, and arts, together with other cultures, have had in the development of the Hispanic identity. The contents of this course are divided into four sections: the Moors and the Hispanic world through history; the Arabic language as a key element for the development of the Spanish language; medicine, philosophy and sciences; and Moorish architecture in Spain.

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Superior  

Recommended US semester credits: 0.67   Contact Hours: 10

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Español de los negocios (Intermediate Spanish for Business) - 2 Week Course

This course focuses on the business world in Spain. The class also includes helpful vocabulary related to business, “how-to” information, and common business practices and formalities that are useful to know, such as how to write a formal business letter in Spanish. It is helpful to have some knowledge of the business world, economics, or general concepts related to these topics.

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Intermediate  

Recommended US semester credits: 0.67   Contact Hours: 10

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Español de los negocios (Advanced Spanish for Business) - 2 Week Course

This course focuses on the business world in Spain. The class also includes helpful vocabulary related to business, “how-to” information, and common business practices and formalities that are useful to know, such as how to write a formal business letter in Spanish. It is helpful to have some knowledge of the business world, economics, or general concepts related to these topics.

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Advanced  

Recommended US semester credits: 0.67   Contact Hours: 10

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Español de los negocios (Superior Spanish for Business) - 2 Week Course

This course focuses on the business world in Spain. The class also includes helpful vocabulary related to business, “how-to” information, and common business practices and formalities that are useful to know, such as how to write a formal business letter in Spanish. It is helpful to have some knowledge of the business world, economics, or general concepts related to these topics.

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Superior  

Recommended US semester credits: 0.67   Contact Hours: 10

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Historia de España (Intermediate Spanish History) - 2 Week Course

This class focuses on the history of Spain in the 19th and 20th centuries. Topics include the Spanish Civil War, Franco, the transition to democracy, and the present political situation. It is helpful to have a general idea of concepts such as fascism, republics, monarchies, and modern world events.

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Intemediate  

Recommended US semester credits: 0.67   Contact Hours: 10

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Historia de España (Advanced Spanish History) - 2 Week Course

This class focuses on the history of Spain in the 19th and 20th centuries. Topics include the Spanish Civil War, Franco, the transition to democracy, and the present political situation. It is helpful to have a general idea of concepts such as fascism, republics, monarchies, and modern world events.

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Advanced  

Recommended US semester credits: 0.67   Contact Hours: 10

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Historia de España (Superior Spanish History) - 2 Week Course

This class focuses on the history of Spain in the 19th and 20th centuries. Topics include the Spanish Civil War, Franco, the transition to democracy, and the present political situation. It is helpful to have a general idea of concepts such as fascism, republics, monarchies, and modern world events.

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Superior  

Recommended US semester credits: 0.67   Contact Hours: 10

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Literatura española e hispanoamericana (Intermediate Spanish and Latin American Literature) - 2 Week Course

The objective of this course is to familiarize students with some of the most representative Spanish and Latin American authors of the twentieth century, as well as their links to the sociocultural context of each time period. Students review relevant literary trends through a selection of texts of different genres: poetry and theater from the first decades of the century and the novel from the 1940s to the present day.

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Intermediate  

Recommended US semester credits: 0.67   Contact Hours: 10

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Literatura española e hispanoamericana (Advanced Spanish and Latin American Literature) - 2 Week Course

The objective of this course is to familiarize students with some of the most representative Spanish and Latin American authors of the twentieth century, as well as their links to the sociocultural context of each time period. Students review relevant literary trends through a selection of texts of different genres: poetry and theater from the first decades of the century and the novel from the 1940s to the present day.

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Advanced  

Recommended US semester credits: 0.67   Contact Hours: 10

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Literatura española e hispanoamericana (Superior Spanish and Latin American Literature) - 2 Week Course

The objective of this course is to familiarize students with some of the most representative Spanish and Latin American authors of the twentieth century, as well as their links to the sociocultural context of each time period. Students review relevant literary trends through a selection of texts of different genres: poetry and theater from the first decades of the century and the novel from the 1940s to the present day.

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Superior  

Recommended US semester credits: 0.67   Contact Hours: 10

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Lengua española (Beginning Spanish Grammar) 3 Week Course

This course introduces students to the fundamentals of Spanish grammar. Particular attention is given to difficult parts of speech that challenge foreign students.

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Beginning  

Recommended US semester credits: 2   Contact Hours: 30

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Ampliación de léxico (Beginning Spanish Vocabulary) - 3 Week Coruse

Students learn vocabulary words grouped by semantic meanings. Practice of vocabulary in this arrangement allows students to learn not only the words, but also be able to recognize and understand them in context.

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Beginning  

Recommended US semester credits: 1   Contact Hours: 15

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Laboratorio de idiomas (Beginning Language Lab) - 3 Week Course

In this course, students practice basic useful Spanish sentences, as well as the sounds or sequences of sounds which are especially difficult for foreign speakers. The goal is to improve pronunciation.

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Beginning  

Recommended US semester credits: 1   Contact Hours: 15

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Actividades para la comunicación (Beginner - Activities for Communication) - 3 Week Course

This course gives students practical situations in which to practice their Spanish language as a Spaniard would. Focus is on correct verb tenses and pronunciation.

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Beginning  

Recommended US semester credits: 1   Contact Hours: 15

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Lengua española intermedio (Intermediate Spanish Grammar) - 3 Week Course

This course gives a general view of the most important grammar points in Spanish, reviewing the basic verb tenses and adding the subjunctive and conditional forms. Vocabulary expansion is stressed as an important aid to fluency.

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Intermediate  

Recommended US semester credits: 2   Contact Hours: 30

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Lengua española avanzado (Advanced Spanish Grammar) - 3 Week Course

This course offer a systematic review of all verb tenses and moods and help students to further develop and improve their writing skills. Vocabulary acquisition is a key component at the advanced level.

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Advanced  

Recommended US semester credits: 2   Contact Hours: 30

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Lengua española superior (Superior Spanish Grammar) - 3 Week Course

This course offer a systematic review of all verb tenses and moods and help students to further develop and improve their writing skills. Vocabulary acquisition is a key component at the advanced level.

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Superior  

Recommended US semester credits: 2   Contact Hours: 30

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Arte español (Intermediate Spanish Art History) - 3 Week Course

This course focuses on the history of art in Spain. It includes the study of architectural styles (Gothic, Baroque Romanesque), painting by important Spanish artists and the study of major artworks and monuments in Spain. Some background in art history terminology is helpful.

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Intermediate  

Recommended US semester credits: 1   Contact Hours: 15

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Arte español (Advanced Spanish Art History) - 3 Week Course

This course focuses on the history of art in Spain. It includes the study of architectural styles (Gothic, Baroque Romanesque), painting by important Spanish artists and the study of major artworks and monuments in Spain. Some background in art history terminology is helpful.

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Advanced  

Recommended US semester credits: 1   Contact Hours: 15

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Arte español (Superior Spanish Art History) - 3 Week Course

This course focuses on the history of art in Spain. It includes the study of architectural styles (Gothic, Baroque Romanesque), painting by important Spanish artists and the study of major artworks and monuments in Spain. Some background in art history terminology is helpful.

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Superior  

Recommended US semester credits: 1   Contact Hours: 15

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Cine español e hispanoamericano (Intermediate Spanish and Latin American Cinema) - 3 Week Course

In this subject students explore the narrative mechanisms that make film a special artistic medium. The class views a variety of Spanish and Latin American films from a cinematographic point of view. Students learn how different aspects of the Hispanic culture are shown and analyze the aesthetic and social issues. Students conduct reviews, critical analyses, and comparative studies which allow them to develop their communicative skills and their ability to draw conclusions.

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Intermediate  

Recommended US semester credits: 1   Contact Hours: 15

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Cine español e hispanoamericano (Advanced Spanish and Latin American Cinema) - 3 Week Course

In this subject students explore the narrative mechanisms that make film a special artistic medium. The class views a variety of Spanish and Latin American films from a cinematographic point of view. Students learn how different aspects of the Hispanic culture are shown and analyze the aesthetic and social issues. Students conduct reviews, critical analyses, and comparative studies which allow them to develop their communicative skills and their ability to draw conclusions.

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Advanced  

Recommended US semester credits: 1   Contact Hours: 15

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Cine español e hispanoamericano (Superior Spanish and Latin American Cinema) - 3 Week Course

In this subject students explore the narrative mechanisms that make film a special artistic medium. The class views a variety of Spanish and Latin American films from a cinematographic point of view. Students learn how different aspects of the Hispanic culture are shown and analyze the aesthetic and social issues. Students conduct reviews, critical analyses, and comparative studies which allow them to develop their communicative skills and their ability to draw conclusions.

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Superior  

Recommended US semester credits: 1   Contact Hours: 15

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Conversación y redacción (Intermediate Spanish Conversation and Composition) - 3 Week Course

Students learn how to make clear and detailed descriptions, narrations and oral presentations. Students are taught how to understand and summarize oral texts (radio, television, films) as well as how to read and understand written texts (press, advertisements, magazines, books), and give oral presentations in class. Students receive guidelines on how to develop their ability to write clear texts, using a coherent organization and distribution of ideas and an appropriate use of the connectives and vocabulary.

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Intermediate  

Recommended US semester credits: 1   Contact Hours: 15

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Conversación y redacción (Advanced Spanish Conversation and Composition) - 3 Week Course

Students learn how to make clear and detailed descriptions, narrations and oral presentations. Students are taught how to understand and summarize oral texts (radio, television, films) as well as how to read and understand written texts (press, advertisements, magazines, books), and give oral presentations in class. Students receive guidelines on how to develop their ability to write clear texts, using a coherent organization and distribution of ideas and an appropriate use of the connectives and vocabulary.

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Advanced  

Recommended US semester credits: 1   Contact Hours: 15

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Conversación y redacción (Superior Spanish Conversation and Composition) - 3 Week Course

Students learn how to make clear and detailed descriptions, narrations and oral presentations. Students are taught how to understand and summarize oral texts (radio, television, films) as well as how to read and understand written texts (press, advertisements, magazines, books), and give oral presentations in class. Students receive guidelines on how to develop their ability to write clear texts, using a coherent organization and distribution of ideas and an appropriate use of the connectives and vocabulary.

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Superior  

Recommended US semester credits: 1   Contact Hours: 15

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Cultura española (Intermediate Spanish Culture) - 3 Week Course

This course presents a wide variety of information about Spain and its people. Topics include an introduction to the most important aspects of Spanish geography, history, politics, art history, and popular culture (bullfighting, flamenco, and music). This is an excellent option for the student wishing to gain a deeper understanding of the country and culture.

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Intermediate  

Recommended US semester credits: 1   Contact Hours: 15

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Cultura española (Advanced Spanish Culture) - 3 Week Course

This course presents a wide variety of information about Spain and its people. Topics include an introduction to the most important aspects of Spanish geography, history, politics, art history, and popular culture (bullfighting, flamenco, and music). This is an excellent option for the student wishing to gain a deeper understanding of the country and culture.

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Advanced  

Recommended US semester credits: 1   Contact Hours: 15

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Cultura española (Superior Spanish Culture) - 3 Week Course

This course presents a wide variety of information about Spain and its people. Topics include an introduction to the most important aspects of Spanish geography, history, politics, art history, and popular culture (bullfighting, flamenco, and music). This is an excellent option for the student wishing to gain a deeper understanding of the country and culture.

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Superior  

Recommended US semester credits: 1   Contact Hours: 15

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Destrezas escritas (Intermediate Spanish Writing) - 3 Week Course

This is a seminar on written Spanish expression. It is designed to improve writing skills. Exercises include writing papers, essays, and other genres of the written word in Spanish. This course is helpful for students who already have a strong verbal ability in Spanish and want to increase their written ability.

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Intermediate  

Recommended US semester credits: 1   Contact Hours: 15

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Destrezas escritas (Advanced Spanish Writing) - 3 Week Course

This is a seminar on written Spanish expression. It is designed to improve writing skills. Exercises include writing papers, essays, and other genres of the written word in Spanish. This course is helpful for students who already have a strong verbal ability in Spanish and want to increase their written ability.

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Advanced  

Recommended US semester credits: 1   Contact Hours: 15

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Destrezas escritas (Superior Spanish Writing) - 3 Week Course

This is a seminar on written Spanish expression. It is designed to improve writing skills. Exercises include writing papers, essays, and other genre of the written word in Spanish. This course is helpful for students who already have a strong verbal ability in Spanish and want to increase their written ability.

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Superior  

Recommended US semester credits: 1   Contact Hours: 15

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Destrezas orales (Intermediate Spanish Communication) - 3 Week Course

This class is designed to work on the ability of students to express themselves in Spanish. This is a very good option for advanced level students who want to work on their speaking skills.

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Intermediate  

Recommended US semester credits: 1   Contact Hours: 15

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Destrezas orales (Advanced Spanish Communication) - 3 Week Course

This class is designed to work on the ability of students to express themselves in Spanish. This is a very good option for advanced level students who want to work on their speaking skills.

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Advanced  

Recommended US semester credits: 1   Contact Hours: 15

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Destrezas orales (Superior Spanish Communication) - 3 Week Course

This class is designed to work on the ability of students to express themselves in Spanish. This is a very good option for advanced level students who want to work on their speaking skills.

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Superior  

Recommended US semester credits: 1   Contact Hours: 15

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La mujer en la Historia de España (Intermediate - The Role of Women in Spanish History) - 3 Week Course

This class explores the role women have played throughout Spanish history. Students study the history of Spain from the beginning of the 20th century, taking a look at the Second Republic, the Civil War, Franco’s regime, the Transition, and finally, the current situation. The history of women in Spain is analyzed through the study of the most important figures of literature (Emilia Pardo Bazán, Carmen Martín Gaite), politics (Clara Campoamor, Dolores Ibarruri), philosophy (María Zambrano, Calia Amorós) and the arts (María Blanchard, María Casares).

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Intermediate  

Recommended US semester credits: 1   Contact Hours: 15

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La mujer en la Historia de España (Advanced - The Role of Women in Spanish History) - 3 Week Course

This class explores the role women have played throughout Spanish history. Students study the history of Spain from the beginning of the 20th century, taking a look at the Second Republic, the Civil War, Franco’s regime, the Transition, and finally, the current situation. The history of women in Spain is analyzed through the study of the most important figures of literature (Emilia Pardo Bazán, Carmen Martín Gaite), politics (Clara Campoamor, Dolores Ibarruri), philosophy (María Zambrano, Calia Amorós) and the arts (María Blanchard, María Casares).

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Advanced  

Recommended US semester credits: 1   Contact Hours: 15

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La mujer en la Historia de España (Superior - The Role of Women in Spanish History) - 3 Week Course

This class explores the role women have played throughout Spanish history. Students study the history of Spain from the beginning of the 20th century, taking a look at the Second Republic, the Civil War, Franco’s regime, the Transition, and finally, the current situation. The history of women in Spain is analyzed through the study of the most important figures of literature (Emilia Pardo Bazán, Carmen Martín Gaite), politics (Clara Campoamor, Dolores Ibarruri), philosophy (María Zambrano, Calia Amorós) and the arts (María Blanchard, María Casares).

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Superior  

Recommended US semester credits: 1   Contact Hours: 15

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El mundo árabe en el mundo hispánico (Intermediate - The Arab World in Hispanic Culture) - 3 Week Course

This class analyzes the Moorish influence in Hispanic societies and cultures and studies the role Arab language, literature and arts, together with other cultures, have had in the development of the Hispanic identity. The contents of this course are divided into four sections: the Moors and the Hispanic world through history; the Arabic language as a key element for the development of the Spanish language; medicine, philosophy and sciences; and Moorish architecture in Spain.

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Intermediate  

Recommended US semester credits: 1   Contact Hours: 15

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El mundo árabe en el mundo hispánico (Advanced - The Arab World in Hispanic Culture) - 3 Week Course

This class analyzes the Moorish influence in Hispanic societies and cultures and studies the role Arab language, literature and arts, together with other cultures, have had in the development of the Hispanic identity. The contents of this course are divided into four sections: the Moors and the Hispanic world through history; the Arabic language as a key element for the development of the Spanish language; medicine, philosophy and sciences; and Moorish architecture in Spain.

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Advanced  

Recommended US semester credits: 1   Contact Hours: 15

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El mundo árabe en el mundo hispánico (Superior - The Arab World in Hispanic Culture) - 3 Week Course

This class analyzes the Moorish influence in Hispanic societies and cultures and studies the role Arab language, literature and arts, together with other cultures, have had in the development of the Hispanic identity. The contents of this course are divided into four sections: the Moors and the Hispanic world through history; the Arabic language as a key element for the development of the Spanish language; medicine, philosophy and sciences; and Moorish architecture in Spain.

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Superior  

Recommended US semester credits: 1   Contact Hours: 15

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Español de los negocios (Intermediate Spanish for Business) - 3 Week Course

This course focuses on the business world in Spain. The class also includes helpful vocabulary related to business, “how-to” information, and common business practices and formalities that are useful to know, such as how to write a formal business letter in Spanish. It is helpful to have some knowledge of the business world, economics, or general concepts related to these topics.

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Intermediate  

Recommended US semester credits: 1   Contact Hours: 15

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Español de los negocios (Advanced Spanish for Business) - 3 Week Course

This course focuses on the business world in Spain. The class also includes helpful vocabulary related to business, “how-to” information, and common business practices and formalities that are useful to know, such as how to write a formal business letter in Spanish. It is helpful to have some knowledge of the business world, economics, or general concepts related to these topics.

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Advanced  

Recommended US semester credits: 1   Contact Hours: 15

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Español de los negocios (Superior Spanish for Business) - 3 Week Course

This course focuses on the business world in Spain. The class also includes helpful vocabulary related to business, “how-to” information, and common business practices and formalities that are useful to know, such as how to write a formal business letter in Spanish. It is helpful to have some knowledge of the business world, economics, or general concepts related to these topics.

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Superior  

Recommended US semester credits: 1   Contact Hours: 15

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Historia de España (Intermediate Spanish History) - 3 Week Course

This class focuses on the history of Spain in the 19th and 20th centuries. Topics include the Spanish Civil War, Franco, the transition to democracy, and the present political situation. It is helpful to have a general idea of concepts such as fascism, republics, monarchies, and modern world events.

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Intermediate  

Recommended US semester credits: 1   Contact Hours: 15

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Historia de España (Advanced Spanish History) - 3 Week Course

This class focuses on the history of Spain in the 19th and 20th centuries. Topics include the Spanish Civil War, Franco, the transition to democracy, and the present political situation. It is helpful to have a general idea of concepts such as fascism, republics, monarchies, and modern world events.

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Advanced  

Recommended US semester credits: 1   Contact Hours: 15

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Historia de España (Superior Spanish History) - 3 Week Course

This class focuses on the history of Spain in the 19th and 20th centuries. Topics include the Spanish Civil War, Franco, the transition to democracy, and the present political situation. It is helpful to have a general idea of concepts such as fascism, republics, monarchies, and modern world events.

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Superior  

Recommended US semester credits: 1   Contact Hours: 15

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Literatura española e hispanoamericana (Intermediate Spanish and Latin American Literature) - 3 Week Course

The objective of this course is to familiarize students with some of the most representative Spanish and Latin American authors of the twentieth century, as well as their links to the sociocultural context of each time period. Students review relevant literary trends through a selection of texts of different genres: poetry and theater from the first decades of the century and the novel from the 1940s to the present day.

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Intermediate  

Recommended US semester credits: 1   Contact Hours: 15

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Literatura española e hispanoamericana (Advanced Spanish and Latin American Literature) - 3 Week Course

The objective of this course is to familiarize students with some of the most representative Spanish and Latin American authors of the twentieth century, as well as their links to the sociocultural context of each time period. Students review relevant literary trends through a selection of texts of different genres: poetry and theater from the first decades of the century and the novel from the 1940s to the present day.

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Advanced  

Recommended US semester credits: 1   Contact Hours: 15

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Literatura española e hispanoamericana (Superior Spanish and Latin American Literature) - 3 Week Course

The objective of this course is to familiarize students with some of the most representative Spanish and Latin American authors of the twentieth century, as well as their links to the sociocultural context of each time period. Students review relevant literary trends through a selection of texts of different genres: poetry and theater from the first decades of the century and the novel from the 1940s to the present day.

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Superior  

Recommended US semester credits: 1   Contact Hours: 15

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Lengua española (Beginning Spanish Grammar) - Month Course

This course introduces students to the fundamentals of Spanish grammar. Particular attention is given to difficult parts of speech that challenge foreign students.

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Beginning  

Recommended US semester credits: 2.67   Contact Hours: 40

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Ampliación de léxico (Beginning Spanish Vocabulary) - Month Course

Students learn vocabulary words grouped by semantic meanings. Practice of vocabulary in this arrangement allows students to learn not only the words, but also be able to recognize and understand them in context.

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Beginning  

Recommended US semester credits: 1.33   Contact Hours: 20

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Laboratorio de idiomas (Beginning Language Lab) - Month Course

In this course students practice basic useful Spanish sentences, as well as the sounds or sequences of sounds which are especially difficult for foreign speakers. The goal is to improve pronunciation.

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Beginning  

Recommended US semester credits: 1.33   Contact Hours: 20

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Actividades para la comunicación (Beginning - Activities for Communication) - Month Course

This course gives students practical situations in which to practice their Spanish language as a Spaniard would. Focus is on correct verb tenses and pronunciation.

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Beginning  

Recommended US semester credits: 1.33   Contact Hours: 20

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Lengua española intermedio (Intermediate Spanish Grammar) - Month Course

This course gives a general view of the most important grammar points in Spanish, reviewing the basic verb tenses and adding the subjunctive and conditional forms. Vocabulary expansion is stressed as an important aid to fluency.

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Intermediate  

Recommended US semester credits: 2.67   Contact Hours: 40

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Lengua española avanzado (Advanced Spanish Grammar) - Month Course

These courses offer a systematic review of all verb tenses and moods and help students to further develop and improve their writing skills. Vocabulary acquisition is a key component in both advanced and superior levels. Courses are taught at the appropriate level (advanced or superior), and are similar in structure.

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Advanced  

Recommended US semester credits: 2.67   Contact Hours: 40

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Lengua española superior (Superior Spanish Grammar) - Month Course

These courses offer a systematic review of all verb tenses and moods and help students to further develop and improve their writing skills. Vocabulary acquisition is a key component in both advanced and superior levels. Courses are taught at the appropriate level (advanced or superior), and are similar in structure.

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Superior  

Recommended US semester credits: 2.67   Contact Hours: 40

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Arte español (Intermediate Spanish Art History) - Month Course

This course focuses on the history of art in Spain. It includes the study of architectural styles (Gothic, Baroque Romanesque), painting by important Spanish artists and the study of major artworks and monuments in Spain. Some background in art history terminology is helpful.

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Intermediate  

Recommended US semester credits: 1.33   Contact Hours: 20

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Arte español (Advanced Spanish Art History) - Month Course

This course focuses on the history of art in Spain. It includes the study of architectural styles (Gothic, Baroque Romanesque), painting by important Spanish artists and the study of major artworks and monuments in Spain. Some background in art history terminology is helpful.

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Advanced  

Recommended US semester credits: 1.33   Contact Hours: 20

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Arte español (Superior Spanish Art History) - Month Course

This course focuses on the history of art in Spain. It includes the study of architectural styles (Gothic, Baroque Romanesque), painting by important Spanish artists and the study of major artworks and monuments in Spain. Some background in art history terminology is helpful.

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Superior  

Recommended US semester credits: 1.33   Contact Hours: 20

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Cine español e hispanoamericano (Intermediate Spanish and Latin American Cinema) - Month Course

In this subject students explore the narrative mechanisms that make film a special artistic medium. The class views a variety of Spanish and Latin-American films from a cinematographic point of view. Students learn how different aspects of the Hispanic culture are shown and analyze the aesthetic and social issues. Students conduct reviews, critical analyses and comparative studies which allow them to develop their communicative skills and their ability to draw conclusions.

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Intermediate  

Recommended US semester credits: 1.33   Contact Hours: 20

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Cine español e hispanoamericano (Advanced Spanish and Latin American Cinema) - Month Course

In this subject students explore the narrative mechanisms that make film a special artistic medium. The class views a variety of Spanish and Latin-American films from a cinematographic point of view. Students learn how different aspects of the Hispanic culture are shown and analyze the aesthetic and social issues. Students conduct reviews, critical analyses and comparative studies which allow them to develop their communicative skills and their ability to draw conclusions.

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Advanced  

Recommended US semester credits: 1.33   Contact Hours: 20

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Cine español e hispanoamericano (Superior Spanish and Latin American Cinema) - Month Course

In this subject students explore the narrative mechanisms that make film a special artistic medium. The class views a variety of Spanish and Latin-American films from a cinematographic point of view. Students learn how different aspects of the Hispanic culture are shown and analyze the aesthetic and social issues. Students conduct reviews, critical analyses and comparative studies which allow them to develop their communicative skills and their ability to draw conclusions.

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Superior  

Recommended US semester credits: 1.33   Contact Hours: 20

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Comentario de Textos Literarios (Intermediate Literary Texts) - Month Course

Reflect on the origin and characteristics of the different types of literary genres. Develop reading comprehension skills and understanding of different grammatical elements through literary analysis. Analyze the most remarkable stylistic features, linguistic and literary elements of these texts.

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Intermediate  

Recommended US semester credits: 1.33   Contact Hours: 20

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Comentario de Textos Literarios (Advanced Literary Texts) - Month Course

Reflect on the origin and characteristics of the different types of literary genres. Develop reading comprehension skills and understanding of different grammatical elements through literary analysis. Analyze the most remarkable stylistic features, linguistic and literary elements of these texts.

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Advanced  

Recommended US semester credits: 1.33   Contact Hours: 20

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Comentario de Textos Literarios (Superior Literary Texts) - Month Course

Reflect on the origin and characteristics of the different types of literary genres. Develop reading comprehension skills and understanding of different grammatical elements through literary analysis. Analyze the most remarkable stylistic features, linguistic and literary elements of these texts.

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Superior  

Recommended US semester credits: 1.33   Contact Hours: 20

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Conversación y redacción (Intermediate Spanish Conversation and Composition) - Month Course

Students learn how to make clear and detailed descriptions, narrations and oral presentations. Students are taught how to understand and summarize oral texts (radio, television, films) as well as how to read and understand written texts (press, advertisements, magazines, books), and give oral presentations in class. Students receive guidelines on how to develop their ability to write clear texts, using a coherent organization and distribution of ideas and an appropriate use of the connectives and vocabulary.

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Intermediate  

Recommended US semester credits: 1.33   Contact Hours: 20

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Conversación y redacción (Advanced Spanish Conversation and Composition) - Month Course

Students learn how to make clear and detailed descriptions, narrations and oral presentations. Students are taught how to understand and summarize oral texts (radio, television, films) as well as how to read and understand written texts (press, advertisements, magazines, books), and give oral presentations in class. Students receive guidelines on how to develop their ability to write clear texts, using a coherent organization and distribution of ideas and an appropriate use of the connectives and vocabulary.

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Advanced  

Recommended US semester credits: 1.33   Contact Hours: 20

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Conversación y redacción (Superior Spanish Conversation and Composition) - Month Course

Students learn how to make clear and detailed descriptions, narrations and oral presentations. Students are taught how to understand and summarize oral texts (radio, television, films) as well as how to read and understand written texts (press, advertisements, magazines, books), and give oral presentations in class. Students receive guidelines on how to develop their ability to write clear texts, using a coherent organization and distribution of ideas and an appropriate use of the connectives and vocabulary.

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Superior  

Recommended US semester credits: 1.33   Contact Hours: 20

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Cultura española (Intermediate Spanish Culture) - Month Course

This course presents a wide variety of information about Spain and its people. Topics include an introduction to the most important aspects of Spanish geography, history, politics, art history, and popular culture (bullfighting, flamenco, and music). This is an excellent option for the student wishing to gain a deeper understanding of the country and culture.

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Intermediate  

Recommended US semester credits: 1.33   Contact Hours: 20

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Cultura española (Advanced Spanish Culture) - Month Course

This course presents a wide variety of information about Spain and its people. Topics include an introduction to the most important aspects of Spanish geography, history, politics, art history, and popular culture (bullfighting, flamenco, and music). This is an excellent option for the student wishing to gain a deeper understanding of the country and culture.

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Advanced  

Recommended US semester credits: 1.33   Contact Hours: 20

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Cultura española (Superior Spanish Culture) - Month Course

This course presents a wide variety of information about Spain and its people. Topics include an introduction to the most important aspects of Spanish geography, history, politics, art history, and popular culture (bullfighting, flamenco, and music). This is an excellent option for the student wishing to gain a deeper understanding of the country and culture.

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Superior  

Recommended US semester credits: 1.33   Contact Hours: 20

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Destrezas escritas (Intermediate Spanish Writing) - Month Course

This is a seminar on written Spanish expression. It is designed to improve writing skills. Exercises include writing papers, essays, and other genres of the written word in Spanish. This course is helpful for students who already have a strong verbal ability in Spanish and want to increase their written ability.

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Intermediate  

Recommended US semester credits: 1.33   Contact Hours: 20

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Destrezas escritas (Advanced Spanish Writing) - Month Course

This is a seminar on written Spanish expression. It is designed to improve writing skills. Exercises include writing papers, essays, and other genres of the written word in Spanish. This course is helpful for students who already have a strong verbal ability in Spanish and want to increase their written ability.

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Advanced  

Recommended US semester credits: 1.33   Contact Hours: 20

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Destrezas escritas (Superior Spanish Writing) - Month Course

This is a seminar on written Spanish expression. It is designed to improve writing skills. Exercises include writing papers, essays, and other genre of the written word in Spanish. This course is helpful for students who already have a strong verbal ability in Spanish and want to increase their written ability.

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Superior  

Recommended US semester credits: 1.33   Contact Hours: 20

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Destrezas orales (Intermediate Spanish Communication) - Month Course

This class is designed to work on the ability of students to express themselves in Spanish. This is a very good option for advanced level students who want to work on their speaking skills.

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Intermediate  

Recommended US semester credits: 1.33   Contact Hours: 20

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Destrezas orales (Advanced Spanish Communication) - Month Course

This class is designed to work on the ability of students to express themselves in Spanish. This is a very good option for advanced level students who want to work on their speaking skills.

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Advanced  

Recommended US semester credits: 1.33   Contact Hours: 20

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Destrezas orales (Superior Spanish Communication) - Month Course

This class is designed to work on the ability of students to express themselves in Spanish. This is a very good option for advanced level students who want to work on their speaking skills.

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Superior  

Recommended US semester credits: 1.33   Contact Hours: 20

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La mujer en la Historia de España (Intermediate - The Role of Women in Spanish History) - Month Course

This class explores the role women have played throughout Spanish history. Students study the history of Spain from the beginning of the 20th century, taking a look at the Second Republic, the Civil War, Franco’s regime, the Transition, and finally, the current situation. The history of women in Spain is analyzed through the study of the most important figures of literature (Emilia Pardo Bazán, Carmen Martín Gaite), politics (Clara Campoamor, Dolores Ibarruri), philosophy (María Zambrano, Calia Amorós) and the arts (María Blanchard, María Casares).

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Intermediate  

Recommended US semester credits: 1.33   Contact Hours: 20

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La mujer en la Historia de España (Advanced - The Role of Women in Spanish History) - Month Course

This class explores the role women have played throughout Spanish history. Students study the history of Spain from the beginning of the 20th century, taking a look at the Second Republic, the Civil War, Franco’s regime, the Transition, and finally, the current situation. The history of women in Spain is analyzed through the study of the most important figures of literature (Emilia Pardo Bazán, Carmen Martín Gaite), politics (Clara Campoamor, Dolores Ibarruri), philosophy (María Zambrano, Calia Amorós) and the arts (María Blanchard, María Casares).

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: 1.33  

Recommended US semester credits: 20  

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La mujer en la Historia de España (Superior - The Role of Women in Spanish History) - Month Course

This class explores the role women have played throughout Spanish history. Students study the history of Spain from the beginning of the 20th century, taking a look at the Second Republic, the Civil War, Franco’s regime, the Transition, and finally, the current situation. The history of women in Spain is analyzed through the study of the most important figures of literature (Emilia Pardo Bazán, Carmen Martín Gaite), politics (Clara Campoamor, Dolores Ibarruri), philosophy (María Zambrano, Calia Amorós) and the arts (María Blanchard, María Casares).

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Superior  

Recommended US semester credits: 1.33   Contact Hours: 20

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Economia y Sociedad en la Espana Actual (Intermediate Economy and Society in Current Spain) - Month Course

Understand the economic and social context of Spain. Analyze the country’s principal socio-economic indicators and discover their effects on citizens’ daily lives. Understand texts for the general public regarding Spanish economy and society.Demonstrate knowledge of Spain’s transformation from a controlled market towards a free market. Describe economic and social aspects that come into play in the labor market. Discuss labor problems and labor policies in the last decade(s). Discuss Spain’s path towards the Welfare State. Underscore the social issues that Spaniards consider relevant for their welfare. Understand the principal aspects that define Spanish society. Analyze the primary concerns of different social groups in Spain.

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Intermediate  

Recommended US semester credits: 1.33   Contact Hours: 20

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Economia y Sociedad en la Espana Actual (Advanced Economy and Society in Current Spain) - Month Course

Understand the economic and social context of Spain. Analyze the country’s principal socio-economic indicators and discover their effects on citizens’ daily lives. Understand texts for the general public regarding Spanish economy and society.Demonstrate knowledge of Spain’s transformation from a controlled market towards a free market. Describe economic and social aspects that come into play in the labor market. Discuss labor problems and labor policies in the last decade(s). Discuss Spain’s path towards the Welfare State. Underscore the social issues that Spaniards consider relevant for their welfare. Understand the principal aspects that define Spanish society. Analyze the primary concerns of different social groups in Spain.

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Advanced  

Recommended US semester credits: 1.33   Contact Hours: 20

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Economia y Sociedad en la Espana Actual (Superior Economy and Society in Current Spain) - Month Course

Understand the economic and social context of Spain. Analyze the country’s principal socio-economic indicators and discover their effects on citizens’ daily lives. Understand texts for the general public regarding Spanish economy and society.Demonstrate knowledge of Spain’s transformation from a controlled market towards a free market. Describe economic and social aspects that come into play in the labor market. Discuss labor problems and labor policies in the last decade(s). Discuss Spain’s path towards the Welfare State. Underscore the social issues that Spaniards consider relevant for their welfare. Understand the principal aspects that define Spanish society. Analyze the primary concerns of different social groups in Spain.

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Superior  

Recommended US semester credits: 1.33   Contact Hours: 20

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El mundo árabe en el mundo hispánico (Intermediate - The Arab World in Hispanic Culture) - Month Course

This class analyzes the Moorish influence in Hispanic societies and cultures and studies the role Arab language, literature and arts, together with other cultures, have had in the development of the Hispanic identity. The contents of this course are divided into four sections: the Moors and the Hispanic world through history; the Arabic language as a key element for the development of the Spanish language; medicine, philosophy and sciences; and Moorish architecture in Spain.

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Intermediate  

Recommended US semester credits: 1.33   Contact Hours: 20

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El mundo árabe en el mundo hispánico (Advanced - The Arab World in Hispanic Culture) - Month Course

This class analyzes the Moorish influence in Hispanic societies and cultures and studies the role Arab language, literature and arts, together with other cultures, have had in the development of the Hispanic identity. The contents of this course are divided into four sections: the Moors and the Hispanic world through history; the Arabic language as a key element for the development of the Spanish language; medicine, philosophy and sciences; and Moorish architecture in Spain.

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Advanced  

Recommended US semester credits: 1.33   Contact Hours: 20

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El mundo árabe en el mundo hispánico (Superior - The Arab World in Hispanic Culture) - Month Course

This class analyzes the Moorish influence in Hispanic societies and cultures and studies the role Arab language, literature and arts, together with other cultures, have had in the development of the Hispanic identity. The contents of this course are divided into four sections: the Moors and the Hispanic world through history; the Arabic language as a key element for the development of the Spanish language; medicine, philosophy and sciences; and Moorish architecture in Spain.

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Superior  

Recommended US semester credits: 1.33   Contact Hours: 20

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Español de los negocios (Intermediate Spanish for Business) - Month Course

This course focuses on the business world in Spain. The class also includes helpful vocabulary related to business, “how-to” information, and common business practices and formalities that are useful to know, such as how to write a formal business letter in Spanish. It is helpful to have some knowledge of the business world, economics, or general concepts related to these topics.

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Intermediate  

Recommended US semester credits: 1.33   Contact Hours: 20

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Español de los negocios (Advanced Spanish for Business) - Month Course

This course focuses on the business world in Spain. The class also includes helpful vocabulary related to business, “how-to” information, and common business practices and formalities that are useful to know, such as how to write a formal business letter in Spanish. It is helpful to have some knowledge of the business world, economics, or general concepts related to these topics.

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Advanced  

Recommended US semester credits: 1.33   Contact Hours: 20

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Español de los negocios (Superior Spanish for Business) - Month Course

This course focuses on the business world in Spain. The class also includes helpful vocabulary related to business, “how-to” information, and common business practices and formalities that are useful to know, such as how to write a formal business letter in Spanish. It is helpful to have some knowledge of the business world, economics, or general concepts related to these topics.

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Superior  

Recommended US semester credits: 1.33   Contact Hours: 20

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Historia de la España Contemporanea (Intermediate Spanish Contemporary History) - Month Course

Analyze the main events that comprise the contemporary Spanish history and place them in its spatial and temporal context. Understand the most recent historic, political, and social events of Spain, based on the most relevant historical events of the 20th century. Assess the significance of contemporary Spanish history within the European and international context.

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Intermediate  

Recommended US semester credits: 1.33   Contact Hours: 20

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Historia de la España Contemporanea (Advanced Spanish Contemporary History) - Month Course

Analyze the main events that comprise the contemporary Spanish history and place them in its spatial and temporal context. Understand the most recent historic, political, and social events of Spain, based on the most relevant historical events of the 20th century. Assess the significance of contemporary Spanish history within the European and international context.

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Advanced  

Recommended US semester credits: 1.33   Contact Hours: 20

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Historia de la España Contemporanea (Superior Spanish Contemporary History) - Month Course

Analyze the main events that comprise the contemporary Spanish history and place them in its spatial and temporal context. Understand the most recent historic, political, and social events of Spain, based on the most relevant historical events of the 20th century. Assess the significance of contemporary Spanish history within the European and international context.

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Superior  

Recommended US semester credits: 1.33   Contact Hours: 20

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Literatura española e hispanoamericana (Intermediate Spanish and Latin American Literature) - Month Course

The objective of this course is to familiarize students with some of the most representative Spanish and Latin American authors of the twentieth century, as well as their links to the sociocultural context of each time period. Students review relevant literary trends through a selection of texts of different genres: poetry and theater from the first decades of the century and the novel from the 1940s to the present day.

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Intermediate  

Recommended US semester credits: 1.33   Contact Hours: 20

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Literatura española e hispanoamericana (Advanced Spanish and Latin American Literature) - Month Course

The objective of this course is to familiarize students with some of the most representative Spanish and Latin American authors of the twentieth century, as well as their links to the sociocultural context of each time period. Students review relevant literary trends through a selection of texts of different genres: poetry and theater from the first decades of the century and the novel from the 1940s to the present day.

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Advanced  

Recommended US semester credits: 1.33   Contact Hours: 20

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Literatura española e hispanoamericana (Superior Spanish and Latin American Literature) - Month Course

The objective of this course is to familiarize students with some of the most representative Spanish and Latin American authors of the twentieth century, as well as their links to the sociocultural context of each time period. Students review relevant literary trends through a selection of texts of different genres: poetry and theater from the first decades of the century and the novel from the 1940s to the present day.

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Superior  

Recommended US semester credits: 1.33   Contact Hours: 20

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Literatura Contemporanea en Espanol (Intermediate Contemporary Spanish Literature) - Month Course

Present knowledge of the different periods of Spanish literature from the 20th century to the present, situating each period within the respective historical, political, and social context. Analyze the most important works of contemporary Spanish and Latin American literature as well as the characteristics and personalities of their authors. Reflect on the elements and mechanisms of literary language through a critical lens.

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Intermediate  

Recommended US semester credits: 1.33   Contact Hours: 20

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Literatura Contemporanea en Espanol (Advanced Contemporary Spanish Literature) - Month Course

Present knowledge of the different periods of Spanish literature from the 20th century to the present, situating each period within the respective historical, political, and social context. Analyze the most important works of contemporary Spanish and Latin American literature as well as the characteristics and personalities of their authors. Reflect on the elements and mechanisms of literary language through a critical lens.

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Advanced  

Recommended US semester credits: 1.33   Contact Hours: 20

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Literatura Contemporanea en Espanol (Superior Contemporary Spanish Literature) - Month Course

Present knowledge of the different periods of Spanish literature from the 20th century to the present, situating each period within the respective historical, political, and social context. Analyze the most important works of contemporary Spanish and Latin American literature as well as the characteristics and personalities of their authors. Reflect on the elements and mechanisms of literary language through a critical lens.

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Superior  

Recommended US semester credits: 1.33   Contact Hours: 20

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Traduccion (Intermediate Translation) - Month Course

Introduce students to the practice of translation as a tool for deepening their Spanish language learning. Work on different strategies for translating writing and spoken texts. Compare functions and linguistic resources of both the English and Spanish languages.

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Intermediate  

Recommended US semester credits: 1.33   Contact Hours: 20

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Traduccion (Advanced Translation) - Month Course

Introduce students to the practice of translation as a tool for deepening their Spanish language learning. Work on different strategies for translating writing and spoken texts. Compare functions and linguistic resources of both the English and Spanish languages.

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Advanced  

Recommended US semester credits: 1.33   Contact Hours: 20

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Traduccion (Superior Translation) - Month Course

Introduce students to the practice of translation as a tool for deepening their Spanish language learning. Work on different strategies for translating writing and spoken texts. Compare functions and linguistic resources of both the English and Spanish languages.

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Superior  

Recommended US semester credits: 1.33   Contact Hours: 20

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Lengua española avanzado y superior (Superior) - 2-Week Course

This course offer a systematic review of all verb tenses and moods and help students to further develop and improve their writing skills. Vocabulary acquisition is a key component at the advanced level.

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Superior  

Recommended US semester credits: 1.33   Contact Hours: 20

Lengua española (Beginning Spanish Grammar) - Month Course

This course introduces students to the fundamentals of Spanish grammar. Particular attention is given to difficult parts of speech that challenge foreign students.

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Beginning  

Recommended US semester credits: 2.67   Contact Hours: 40

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Ampliación de léxico (Beginning Spanish Vocabulary) - Month Course

Students learn vocabulary words grouped by semantic meanings. Practice of vocabulary in this arrangement allows students to learn not only the words, but also be able to recognize and understand them in context.

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Beginning  

Recommended US semester credits: 1.33   Contact Hours: 20

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Laboratorio de idiomas (Beginning Language Lab) - Month Course

In this course students practice basic useful Spanish sentences, as well as the sounds or sequences of sounds which are especially difficult for foreign speakers. The goal is to improve pronunciation.

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Beginning  

Recommended US semester credits: 1.33   Contact Hours: 20

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Actividades para la comunicación (Beginning - Activities for Communication) - Month Course

This course gives students practical situations in which to practice their Spanish language as a Spaniard would. Focus is on correct verb tenses and pronunciation.

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Beginning  

Recommended US semester credits: 1.33   Contact Hours: 20

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Lengua española intermedio (Intermediate Spanish Grammar) - Month Course

This course gives a general view of the most important grammar points in Spanish, reviewing the basic verb tenses and adding the subjunctive and conditional forms. Vocabulary expansion is stressed as an important aid to fluency.

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Intermediate  

Recommended US semester credits: 2.67   Contact Hours: 40

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Lengua española avanzado (Advanced Spanish Grammar) - Month Course

These courses offer a systematic review of all verb tenses and moods and help students to further develop and improve their writing skills. Vocabulary acquisition is a key component in both advanced and superior levels. Courses are taught at the appropriate level (advanced or superior), and are similar in structure.

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Advanced  

Recommended US semester credits: 2.67   Contact Hours: 40

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Lengua española superior (Superior Spanish Grammar) - Month Course

These courses offer a systematic review of all verb tenses and moods and help students to further develop and improve their writing skills. Vocabulary acquisition is a key component in both advanced and superior levels. Courses are taught at the appropriate level (advanced or superior), and are similar in structure.

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Superior  

Recommended US semester credits: 2.67   Contact Hours: 40

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Arte español (Intermediate Spanish Art History) - Month Course

This course focuses on the history of art in Spain. It includes the study of architectural styles (Gothic, Baroque Romanesque), painting by important Spanish artists and the study of major artworks and monuments in Spain. Some background in art history terminology is helpful.

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Intermediate  

Recommended US semester credits: 1.33   Contact Hours: 20

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Arte español (Advanced Spanish Art History) - Month Course

This course focuses on the history of art in Spain. It includes the study of architectural styles (Gothic, Baroque Romanesque), painting by important Spanish artists and the study of major artworks and monuments in Spain. Some background in art history terminology is helpful.

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Advanced  

Recommended US semester credits: 1.33   Contact Hours: 20

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Arte español (Superior Spanish Art History) - Month Course

This course focuses on the history of art in Spain. It includes the study of architectural styles (Gothic, Baroque Romanesque), painting by important Spanish artists and the study of major artworks and monuments in Spain. Some background in art history terminology is helpful.

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Superior  

Recommended US semester credits: 1.33   Contact Hours: 20

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Cine español e hispanoamericano (Intermediate Spanish and Latin American Cinema) - Month Course

In this subject students explore the narrative mechanisms that make film a special artistic medium. The class views a variety of Spanish and Latin-American films from a cinematographic point of view. Students learn how different aspects of the Hispanic culture are shown and analyze the aesthetic and social issues. Students conduct reviews, critical analyses and comparative studies which allow them to develop their communicative skills and their ability to draw conclusions.

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Intermediate  

Recommended US semester credits: 1.33   Contact Hours: 20

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Cine español e hispanoamericano (Advanced Spanish and Latin American Cinema) - Month Course

In this subject students explore the narrative mechanisms that make film a special artistic medium. The class views a variety of Spanish and Latin-American films from a cinematographic point of view. Students learn how different aspects of the Hispanic culture are shown and analyze the aesthetic and social issues. Students conduct reviews, critical analyses and comparative studies which allow them to develop their communicative skills and their ability to draw conclusions.

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Advanced  

Recommended US semester credits: 1.33   Contact Hours: 20

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Cine español e hispanoamericano (Superior Spanish and Latin American Cinema) - Month Course

In this subject students explore the narrative mechanisms that make film a special artistic medium. The class views a variety of Spanish and Latin-American films from a cinematographic point of view. Students learn how different aspects of the Hispanic culture are shown and analyze the aesthetic and social issues. Students conduct reviews, critical analyses and comparative studies which allow them to develop their communicative skills and their ability to draw conclusions.

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Superior  

Recommended US semester credits: 1.33   Contact Hours: 20

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Comentario de Textos Literarios (Intermediate Literary Texts) - Month Course

Reflect on the origin and characteristics of the different types of literary genres. Develop reading comprehension skills and understanding of different grammatical elements through literary analysis. Analyze the most remarkable stylistic features, linguistic and literary elements of these texts.

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Intermediate  

Recommended US semester credits: 1.33   Contact Hours: 20

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Comentario de Textos Literarios (Advanced Literary Texts) - Month Course

Reflect on the origin and characteristics of the different types of literary genres. Develop reading comprehension skills and understanding of different grammatical elements through literary analysis. Analyze the most remarkable stylistic features, linguistic and literary elements of these texts.

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Advanced  

Recommended US semester credits: 1.33   Contact Hours: 20

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Comentario de Textos Literarios (Superior Literary Texts) - Month Course

Reflect on the origin and characteristics of the different types of literary genres. Develop reading comprehension skills and understanding of different grammatical elements through literary analysis. Analyze the most remarkable stylistic features, linguistic and literary elements of these texts.

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Superior  

Recommended US semester credits: 1.33   Contact Hours: 20

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Conversación y redacción (Intermediate Spanish Conversation and Composition) - Month Course

Students learn how to make clear and detailed descriptions, narrations and oral presentations. Students are taught how to understand and summarize oral texts (radio, television, films) as well as how to read and understand written texts (press, advertisements, magazines, books), and give oral presentations in class. Students receive guidelines on how to develop their ability to write clear texts, using a coherent organization and distribution of ideas and an appropriate use of the connectives and vocabulary.

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Intermediate  

Recommended US semester credits: 1.33   Contact Hours: 20

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Conversación y redacción (Advanced Spanish Conversation and Composition) - Month Course

Students learn how to make clear and detailed descriptions, narrations and oral presentations. Students are taught how to understand and summarize oral texts (radio, television, films) as well as how to read and understand written texts (press, advertisements, magazines, books), and give oral presentations in class. Students receive guidelines on how to develop their ability to write clear texts, using a coherent organization and distribution of ideas and an appropriate use of the connectives and vocabulary.

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Advanced  

Recommended US semester credits: 1.33   Contact Hours: 20

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Conversación y redacción (Superior Spanish Conversation and Composition) - Month Course

Students learn how to make clear and detailed descriptions, narrations and oral presentations. Students are taught how to understand and summarize oral texts (radio, television, films) as well as how to read and understand written texts (press, advertisements, magazines, books), and give oral presentations in class. Students receive guidelines on how to develop their ability to write clear texts, using a coherent organization and distribution of ideas and an appropriate use of the connectives and vocabulary.

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Superior  

Recommended US semester credits: 1.33   Contact Hours: 20

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Cultura española (Intermediate Spanish Culture) - Month Course

This course presents a wide variety of information about Spain and its people. Topics include an introduction to the most important aspects of Spanish geography, history, politics, art history, and popular culture (bullfighting, flamenco, and music). This is an excellent option for the student wishing to gain a deeper understanding of the country and culture.

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Intermediate  

Recommended US semester credits: 1.33   Contact Hours: 20

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Cultura española (Advanced Spanish Culture) - Month Course

This course presents a wide variety of information about Spain and its people. Topics include an introduction to the most important aspects of Spanish geography, history, politics, art history, and popular culture (bullfighting, flamenco, and music). This is an excellent option for the student wishing to gain a deeper understanding of the country and culture.

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Advanced  

Recommended US semester credits: 1.33   Contact Hours: 20

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Cultura española (Superior Spanish Culture) - Month Course

This course presents a wide variety of information about Spain and its people. Topics include an introduction to the most important aspects of Spanish geography, history, politics, art history, and popular culture (bullfighting, flamenco, and music). This is an excellent option for the student wishing to gain a deeper understanding of the country and culture.

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Superior  

Recommended US semester credits: 1.33   Contact Hours: 20

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Destrezas escritas (Intermediate Spanish Writing) - Month Course

This is a seminar on written Spanish expression. It is designed to improve writing skills. Exercises include writing papers, essays, and other genres of the written word in Spanish. This course is helpful for students who already have a strong verbal ability in Spanish and want to increase their written ability.

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Intermediate  

Recommended US semester credits: 1.33   Contact Hours: 20

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Destrezas escritas (Advanced Spanish Writing) - Month Course

This is a seminar on written Spanish expression. It is designed to improve writing skills. Exercises include writing papers, essays, and other genres of the written word in Spanish. This course is helpful for students who already have a strong verbal ability in Spanish and want to increase their written ability.

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Advanced  

Recommended US semester credits: 1.33   Contact Hours: 20

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Destrezas escritas (Superior Spanish Writing) - Month Course

This is a seminar on written Spanish expression. It is designed to improve writing skills. Exercises include writing papers, essays, and other genre of the written word in Spanish. This course is helpful for students who already have a strong verbal ability in Spanish and want to increase their written ability.

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Superior  

Recommended US semester credits: 1.33   Contact Hours: 20

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Destrezas orales (Intermediate Spanish Communication) - Month Course

This class is designed to work on the ability of students to express themselves in Spanish. This is a very good option for advanced level students who want to work on their speaking skills.

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Intermediate  

Recommended US semester credits: 1.33   Contact Hours: 20

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Destrezas orales (Advanced Spanish Communication) - Month Course

This class is designed to work on the ability of students to express themselves in Spanish. This is a very good option for advanced level students who want to work on their speaking skills.

Language of Instruction: Spanish    Language Level Required: Advanced  

Recommended US semester credits: 1.33