All students are required to take 2 courses at 3 credits each for a total of 6 credits. For those in the six week program the total number of courses is three courses for a total of 9 credits. Many of the courses in the program may count toward the Spanish major or minor at Binghamton. Students receive individual advising in the Romance Languages Department as to which courses will count toward the major and minor. In addition, students may also be able to fulfill Binghamton General Education Requirements for some of the program courses. Certain courses are can be taken as graduate courses and graduate students are welcome on the program.
Some of the courses include field trips as an intrinsic part of the instruction, and all courses take advantage of the Spanish history and culture that students experience through organized activities or simply from daily life in Madrid. Each course consists of 40 to 45 classroom hours. Language courses are limited in size to 16 students each. All courses are offered in Spanish unless otherwise noted. In selecting courses, students should be flexible in case a course is canceled for insufficient enrollment. Students take one course in Malaga, and two courses in Madrid. Unless otherwise noted, all courses are taught in Spanish.
Morning Classes (9:15-12:30)
Afternoon Classes (14:30-17:45))
Evening Classes (18:00-21:15)
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Last Updated: 1/17/13