Intermediate Spanish I

Universidad de Salamanca Cursos Internacionales en Cusco

Course Description

  • Course Name

    Intermediate Spanish I

    Course Closed
  • Host University

    Universidad de Salamanca Cursos Internacionales en Cusco

  • Location

    Cusco, Peru

  • Area of Study

    Grammar, Modern Languages, Spanish

  • Language Level

    Intermediate

  • Course Level Recommendations

    Lower

    ISA offers course level recommendations in an effort to facilitate the determination of course levels by credential evaluators.We advice each institution to have their own credentials evaluator make the final decision regrading course levels.

    Hours & Credits

  • Recommended U.S. Semester Credits
    3
  • Recommended U.S. Quarter Units
    4
  • Overview

    Español Intermedio I [SPA 250S]
    CURSOS INTERNACIONALES DE LA UNIVERSIDAD DE SALAMANCA ? INTERNATIONAL STUDIES ABROAD, CUSCO PROGRAM
     
    LANGUAGE OF INSTRUCTION:
    Este curso será impartido en español, destinado para estudiantes con un nivel intermedio.
     
    AUDIENCE:
    El curso está destinado únicamente a estudiantes de ISA ?Cursos Internacionales de la Universidad de Salamanca. Ningún estudiante externo al grupo de ISA podrá recibir el curso.
     
    CONTACT HOURS:
    El curso tiene un total de 45 horas lectivas, repartidas en 30 sesiones de 90 minutos.
     
    GENERAL COURSE DESCRIPTION AND COURSE OBJECTIVES:
    This course provides students with both the linguistic and socio-linguistic abilities to achieve an intermediate level of Spanish. It is focused on the grammatical and lexical knowledge as well as the practice of writing, reading, listening and speaking skills in order to improve the communicative competence in Spanish.
     
    COURSE OBJECTIVES:
    • Understand the main points of clear standard input on familiar matters regularly encountered in work, school, leisure, etc.
    • Deal with most situations likely to arise while traveling in an area where the language is spoken.
    • Produce simple connected text on topics that are familiar or of personal interest.
    • Describe experiences and events, dreams, hopes and ambitions and briefly give reasons and explanations for opinions and plans.
    COURSE PRE-REQUISITES:
    Se require que el estudiante domine el nivel inicial, es decir, que haya adquirido un nivel A2, según el MCER (Marco Común Europeo de Referencia para las Lenguas).
     
    EVALUATION CRITERIA:
    Un examen parcial (20%)
    Un examen final (30%)
    Entrega de una composición (15%)
    Creación de un cortometraje (15%)
    Asistencia y participación en clase (20%)
     
    REQUIRED READINGS AND TEXTS:
    Borobio, Virgilio, Ele Actual B1. Libro del Alumno, SM, Madrid, 2011 será entregado a los estudiantes en su llegada a Cusco. El material de lectura adicional se les proporcionará a lo largo del curso.
     
     
     

Course Disclaimer

Courses and course hours of instruction are subject to change.

Eligibility for courses may be subject to a placement exam and/or pre-requisites.

Credits earned vary according to the policies of the students' home institutions. According to ISA policy and possible visa requirements, students must maintain full-time enrollment status, as determined by their home institutions, for the duration of the program.