Summer Spanish 2018

The Summer Language Institute is offering two Spanish course options in summer 2018:

Summer Intensive Elementary Spanish

Dates Days and Times Credits Tuition and Fees Instructor(s)
June 18-August 10 M-Th 9-12, 1:00-2:20 300 units $7,381 Veronica Moraga

Summer Elementary Spanish is an eight-week course which helps beginning students build a solid foundation in the basic patterns of written and spoken Spanish and their use in everyday communication. It is specifically designed to help you obtain functional competency in speaking, reading, writing and listening in Spanish. The curriculum in Summer Elementary Spanish is the equivalent of SPAN 10100-10200-10300 during the regular academic year, and successful completion of the fulfills the language competency requirement for UChicago students in the College.

Reading Spanish for Research Purposes

Dates Days and Times Credits Tuition and Fees Instructor(s)
June 18-July 26 M & Th 1-4 100 units $3,916 Felipe Rojas

This intensive course is designed to help students with little or no background in Spanish develop the reading comprehension skills necessary for academic research. To that end, students will work on grammar, vocabulary, and reading strategies. Students will read a range of scholarly texts, a number of which will be directly drawn from their respective areas of research. Some prior experience with Spanish highly recommended. This course will culminate in UChicago's Academic Reading Comprehension Assessment in Spanish.