Students at all levels of Spanish can be accommodated in the Granada summer program. You will take 6 credits per session, and may enroll in one or two sessions.
Please review your courses with your academic or study abroad advisor to ensure they will transfer back to your home school and that you are following your home school’s policies.
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 may choose two 3-credit elective courses, or a combination of 1.5-credit elective courses, earning a total of 6 credits per session. You are not required to take a Spanish Language course.
View Course Offerings (document 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. To fill out this form:
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).
|Sobresaliente||SB||Outstanding||9 - 10||A|
|Notable||NT||Very Good||7 - 8.99||B+|
|Bien||B||Good||6 - 6.99||B|
|Aprobado||AP||Passing||5 - 5.99||C|
|Suspenso||S/I||Fail||0 - 4.99||F|