-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 GPA, click 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.