|Program Name:||Spanish Language and Culture|
|School:||University of Salamanca|
|Term:||Fall (October to December)|
|Cost:||€ 1,555 / * tuition|
|Housing|| € 615 / * per mo. university residence
€ 772 / * per mo. homestay [Note that the University of Salamanca does not offer shared student apartments as a housing option. Shared student apartments can save you a several hundred to a couple of thousand dollars over the course of a semester study abroad program.]
|Language of Instruction:||Spanish|
|Eligibility:||Open Enrollment. Anybody can participate. No min GPA required. You do not have to be a college student to enroll in this Spanish program. You do not have to participate in a US university study abroad program to enroll in this Spanish program. Minimum age 17.|
* Euro equivalent in dollars based on current exchange rate
COURSE DESCRIPTION – Spanish Language and Culture Program
The semester-long Spanish Language and Culture Course offered by the University of Salamanca’s Cursos Internacionales is an intensive Spanish course lasting 10 weeks. Participants take a required Spanish Language class and can choose one, two or three optional Spanish classes from a wide range of Spanish electives. The Spanish classes employ a methodology based on communication and active learning of Spanish. Students take a minimum of 3 class-hours of Spanish and can take up to 5 class-hours of Spanish.
Spanish Language courses are offered at Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced and Proficiency levels. At least ten days before the start of the course, the student will have to take an online classification test that they will receive by email.
SPANISH COURSES OFFERED
- Spanish Language
- Conversation and Composition
- Spanish History
- The Role of Women in Spanish History
- Spanish Vocabulary Building
- Spanish Conversation Practice
- Spanish and Latin American Literature
- Spanish Culture
- Spanish Communication Activities
- Spanish for Business
- Spanish Art
- Spanish and Latin American Cinema
WHO CAN PARTICIPATE?
Open enrollment, anybody can participate. The Spanish program at the University of Salamanca is open to teens, students, and adults. You do not have to be a college student to enroll in this Spanish program. You do not have to participate in a US university study abroad program to enroll in this Spanish program. Minimum age 17.
Cursos Internacionales of the University of Salamanca offers students the opportunity tostudy Spanish all-year-roundin courses of two, three, four and ten weeks. Spanish language courses are offered at all levels (Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced and Proficiency). Wide variety of subjects. Students can design their course to suit their needs and preferences. Intensive course of Spanish in which, in addition to the Spanish Language class (compulsory), the student can choose one, two or three optional subjects from a wide range of options.
Activities: City tour of Salamanca, film showings, day trips
Housing: Students can apply for their accommodation (homestay or university residence) just at the same time as they are registering for their course, or can apply for it later, at least FIFTEEN days before the course starts. Accommodation application must always be made through the online registration application available from our webpage.
Spanish Language and Culture Courses include activities and:
- City sightseeing tours (see monthly schedule).
- Attendance to projections of Spanish films (see schedule).
- Insurance with medical coverage for illnesses and accidents happened during the course length.
- Universidad de Salamanca WiFi usage.
- Access to Universidad de Salamanca sport facilities.
- Access to Universidad de Salamanca libraries.
- Learning materials
- An official certificate.
- Two transcripts.
- Courses with 4 or 5 class hours a day also include:
- 1 one-day-long trip (see schedule).
HOW TO ENROLL
To register simply complete University of Salamanca’s Cursos Internacionales registration page. Choose your Spanish course, your Spanish elective classes, your housing selection, provide your personal details and make a course payment.