Students at all levels of Spanish can be accommodated in the Granada summer program. You will take one course per session for 6 credits, and may enroll in one or two sessions.
Your Spanish language courses will be determined by your level of fluency. Final course enrollment will be confirmed after your placement exam during orientation in Granada.
Final course enrollment will be determined by the CLM after your placement exam during orientation.
If you choose Option 2, your Spanish language skills must be at intermediate level.
All students will take at least one Intensive Spanish language course. You can structure your program based on one of two options: CILE or CILYC as described below.
There are 2 program options:
The program has been adapted to comply with the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages. Your placement in one of the following levels will be dependent on the results of a placement exam. You will take 90 hours of language study and conversation workshops for a total of 6 credits.
To be eligible for this option, you must place into an Intermediate or higher level of Spanish as all courses are taught in Spanish.
You will be required to take a Spanish Language course (202 or higher). You may then choose one 3-credit elective course, or two 1.5-credit elective courses. Combined with the required 3-credit Spanish language course, you will earn a total of 6 credits per session.
View Course Offerings (documents in Spanish).
View Course Offerings (document is in 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. To fill out this form:
|Spanish Number Grade||Spanish Grade Category||U.S. Letter Grade||Percentages|
|10||Sobresaliente y honor||A+||99% - 100%|
|9.0 - 9.9||Sobresaliente||A||94% - 98%|
|8.5 - 8.9||Notable||A-||90% - 93%|
|8.0 - 8.4||Notable||B+||87% - 89%|
|7.3 - 7.9||Notable||B||83% - 86%|
|6.6 - 7.2||Bien Notable||B-||80% - 82%|
|6.0 - 6.5||Bien||C+||77% - 79%|
|5.5 - 5.9||Aprobado||C||73 - 76%|
|5.0 - 5.4||Aprobado||C-||70% - 72%|
|4.0 - 4.9||Suspenso||D||60% -69%|
|0.3 - 3.9||Suspenso||F||0% - 59%|