2014 Summer Program: Universidad de Viña del Mar PDF Print E-mail

Viña del Mar, Chile - Summer Program
Host Institution: Universidad de Viña del Mar

PROGRAM PROGRAM CODE PRICE DATES
Summer I 2014 VMSU1 click here for price click here for dates
Summer II 2014 VMSU2 click here for price click here for dates


Language Eligibility: for all levels of Spanish.

-Elementary level - see full details below under Elementary Level
-Intermediate level must have completed 2-3 semesters or 3-4 quarters of college level Spanish.
-High Intermediate level must have completed 3-4 semesters or 4-5 quarters of college level Spanish.

For additional eligibility requirements such as minimum GPAclick here

Total classroom hours: 120 per summer session.  15 contact hours = 1 semester credit.  10 contact hours = 1 quarter unit.

Possible U.S. Credits: 8 semester hours

Final transcript is issued by the Universidad de Vina del Mar.


Universidad de Vina del Mar - Course Offerings

All students will take a Spanish language placement test upon arrival.  All of the Spanish language courses listed under each level are mandatory for students who place into that level.  All levels available during the summer session are listed below.

All students enrolled in the Vina del Mar summer program can also participate in 18 hours of volunteer work.

Elementary (A2) Level - Spanish Language

Note: This level is for beginners who have had a little Spanish study before.  This may include students who took Spanish in high school but not in college, as well as students who have taken one semester of beginner Spanish in college.

Communicational Spanish & Chilean Culture - 76 contact hours
Communicational Strategies: Grammar & Composition - 44 contact hours

Intermediate (B2) Level - Spanish Language

Communicational Spanish & Chilean Culture - 76 contact hours
Communicational Strategies: Grammar and Composition - 44 contact hours

High Intermediate (C1) Level - Spanish Language