2020 Spring Semester Program: Universidad de Sevilla

Spring Semester I 2019 – Sevilla, Spain $9,995 Arrive Jan. 30, 2019 – Depart May 15, 2019 SESS1
Spring Semester I 2020 – Sevilla, Spain $9,995 Arrive Late Jan. 2020 – Depart Mid. May 2020 (TBA) SESS1


Language Eligibility: This program is open to all levels of Spanish. Courses are available in English and Spanish.

-Students at any Spanish level can take courses in English.
-In order to take courses taught in Spanish, students must have completed at least 3 semesters or 5 quarters of college level Spanish.

Additional eligibility requirements: Minimum GPA requirement is 2.5. Must be at least 18 years of age and have graduated from high school. For complete eligibility and application guidelines, click here.

Total contact hours: 180-225 per semester. 15 contact hours = 1 semester credit; 10 contact hours = 1 quarter unit.

Possible U.S. Credits: 12-15 semester credits per semester. Normal course load is 4-5 classes per semester.

Final transcript is issued by the Universidad de Sevilla. Classes are taken with other American and foreign students.

Universidad de Sevilla – Spring 2020 Semester Course Offerings

All students MUST get a total of 8 classes approved by their home institution, in case of changes in course availability or schedule conflicts. That way, if a class is full or cancelled, or if 2 of the classes you want to take meet at the same time, you’ll already have back-up classes that you know your school will accept. When you pre-register for classes (this happens after you’re accepted), you will have to list a total of 8 possible classes on your registration form, in order of preference.

  • The final transcript for this program is issued by the Universidad de Sevilla.
  • Each class is 45 contact hours (3 semester credits).
  • Students take 4 or 5 courses from the list below.



Spanish Language Classes – for Beginner and Low Intermediate Levels

Conversation and Composition in Spanish
Progressive Spanish for English-Speaking Students 

Classes in English

Painting in Literary Seville
Photographing Literary Seville
Languages of International Development: Healthcare and Volunteer Work
Teaching English to Spanish Speakers: Methodology and Practice
Literary and Cultural Traditions in Spanish-Speaking Communities
NEW! The Social Psychology of Language Learning
NEW! Wine in Spain: History and Wine Tasting
NEW! Social Psychology

Classes in Spanish 

Cursos de Filología – Taught in Spanish

Spanish Literature’s Mythic Figures
Spanish Grammar (Advanced level course – 4 semesters or 6 quarters of previous college Spanish study are recommended)

NEW! Teaching English to Spanish Speakers: Methodology and Practice
NEW! The Social Psychology of Language Learning
NEW! Understanding Flamenco through Theory and Practice

Cursos de Geografía e Historia – Taught in Spanish

Introduction to the History of Contemporary Spain
Economy and Society in Contemporary Spain
Flamenco: Cultural Expression of Andalucía
Introduction to the Early Modern History of Spain
Regional Politics, Economic Resources and Business Relations in the European Union
Photography: Theory, History and Art Photography
Women in the History of Latin America
Tourism in Spain: Keys and Destinations
Inter-American Relations
European Art of the 20th Century
Historical Perspective of 3 Cultures in Medieval Spain (VIII – XV c.): Christians, Muslims & Jews
Present-day Spain and International Relations
History of Slavery in Latin America
Cultural Anthropology of Latin America
Political Transition and Democracy in Spain (1975-2000)
Jewish History and Culture within Spain
Wine in Spain: History, Culture and Economy
Women in Art: Visions from Difference to Equality
The Culture of Cuisine in Spain
Tourism Marketing
Culture and Traditions in Andalusia

NEW! Global Change in the Mediterranean World