This program accommodates students at all levels of Spanish proficiency. All students will take Spanish language courses focusing on the skills of writing, reading, speaking, and listening. Students will be in class with international students, the majority of whom are North American. Students may enroll in overlapping, back to back summer sessions, allowing them to complete 12 credits or 180 contact hours of Spanish.
Gap Year students are also eligible for this program. For more information, click.
Students must have a minimum grade point average of 2.50.
Minimum Admissions Prerequisites
Students must have a minimum of 2.5 GPA. All students must take a Spanish language placement exam upon arrival in Granada. The exam will indicate each student's language proficiency level, and will determine the courses in which the student is eligible to enroll. This program is well-suited to students at all levels of Spanish language proficiency.
Students who have completed the following number of semesters/quarters of college-level Spanish or the equivalent typically place into the following language levels:
0-1 semesters (0-2 quarters) = Beginning
1-2 semesters (2-3 quarters) = High Beginning
2-3 semesters (3-4 quarters) = Low Intermediate
3-4 semesters (4-5 quarters) = Intermediate
4-5 semesters (5-6 quarters) = High Intermediate
5-6 semesters (6-7 quarters) = Advanced
6-7 semesters (7-8 quarters) = High Advanced
7+ semesters (9+ quarters) = Superior
Courses and course hours of instruction are subject to change.
Eligibility for courses may be subject to a placement exam and/or pre-requisites.
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