The Chile summer program offers two five-week sessions worth a total of six credits each. You have the option to participate in one or both sessions. While in Chile you will take classes offered in English or Spanish.
The final Spanish language level is determined by placement at orientation.
It is not possible to take different level courses simultaneously in one session. It is recommended that only students who place into an advanced Spanish language level take the electives listed below.
Students of any Spanish language level may take the Language and Culture courses.
|PIIE 1145||Spanish Grammar, Beginner Level||3||PUCV||Spanish|
|PIIE 1245||Conversation and Chilean Culture, Beginner Level||3||PUCV||Spanish|
|PIIE 2145||Spanish Grammar, Intermediate Level||3||PUCV||Spanish|
|PIIE 2245||Conversation and Chilean Culture, Intermediate Level||3||PUCV||Spanish|
|PIIE 3145||Spanish Grammar, Advanced Level||3||PUCV||Spanish|
|PIIE 3245||Conversation and Chilean Culture, Advanced Level||3||PUCV||Spanish|
|PIIE 5001||Identity Issues in Contemporary Latin American History: An Intercultural Approach||3||PUCV||English|
It is recommended that only students who place into an advanced Spanish language level take electives.
|PIIE 3345-1||Spanish for Specific Purposes: Health||3||PUCV||Spanish|
|PIIE 3445-1||Spanish for Specific Purposes: Business||3||PUCV||Spanish|
|PIIE 4245||Contemporary Hispanic American Literature||3||PUCV||Spanish|
|PIIE 5002||Latino Studies||3||PUCV||English|
|PIIE 5003||Human Rights in Latin America||3||PUCV||English|
|PIIE 5345||Latin American Film and Literature||3||PUCV||Spanish|
|PIIE 5545||Sociopolitical History of Latin America, XX-XXI Centuries||3||PUCV||Spanish|
Official course registration will take place upon arrival. The online course form you submit to Arcadia prior to acceptance is not set in stone. If your enrollment is conditional upon entry into a specific course or courses, it is very important that you indicate these requirements at the bottom of the online course form on your Arcadia Passport.
If you are not sure as to your Spanish level/eligibility for certain courses:
Please review your course choices with your academic or study abroad advisor, and submit the online course form to The College of Global Studies at Arcadia University.
The following information is vetted and provided by the American Association of Collegiate Registrars and Admissions Officers (AACRAO) on the Electronic Database for Global Education (EDGE).
|6 - 7||Muy Bueno||Very Good||A|
|5 - 5.9||Bueno||Good||B|
|4 - 4.9||Suficiente||Sufficient||C|
|0 - 3.9||Insuficiente||Insufficient (Fail)||F|