Spanish Language & Culture
Universidad de GranadaSummer 3 2018 + Service-Learning (May 30, 2018 to Jul 28, 2018)
Catalog Code: IGREU1418
This program offers courses at the intermediate, advanced, and superior levels. Students can take a combination of Spanish language and culture elective courses for a total of 90 contact hours. Students may enroll in overlapping, back to back summer sessions, allowing them to complete 12 credits or 180 contact hours of Spanish. Students will be in class with international students, the majority of whom are North American. All classes are taught by host university faculty at the Centro de Lenguas Modernas at the University of Granada.
If the placement exam indicates that the student's language level is too low for this program (Beginning language level), the student will be required to switch to the Intensive Spanish Language program.
Gap Year students are also eligible for this program. For more information, click here.
During the last four weeks of the program, students will work 20-30 hours per week at a host organization, increasing language proficiency and gaining valuable international experience. Placements are arranged prior to arrival in the host country and language requirements may vary. Visit the ISA Service-Learning website for more information on placement opportunities.
Service-Learning placements are coordinated by ISA and have no affiliation with the university. Students will complete a Service-Learning Portfolio throughout the program, which consists of reflective assignments, group discussions, and logs of hours.
Students can earn 3 credits by completing a minimum of 90 hours at a host organization and through successful completion of the Service-Learning Portfolio. Visit the Academic Credit page of the ISA Service-Learning website for more information.
Prices & Dates
May 30, 2018 - July 28, 2018Session Dates:
Application Due Date:
April 10, 2018Final Forms & Payments Due:
Program in ProgressAdmissions Status:
*prices and dates are subject to change
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.
NOTE: Students who place into the beginning levels will be asked to switch to the Intensive Spanish Language Summer Program.
Additional Program Options
Service-LearningService-Learning placements are offered in this site and may be combined with an ISA academic program. Email moc.daorbaseiduts@gninraelecivres or speak with a program manager at 512-777-2868 about your options.
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