Summer 1, 2020: Spanish Language & Latin American Studies

Courses

Course list Summer 1, 2020: Spanish Language & Latin American Studies

Summer 1, 2020: Spanish Language & Latin American Studies (Mid May, 2020 - Late May, 2020)
Catalog Code: VVPU1120
 

Students will enroll in the following:

  • Students must enroll in 90 contact hours during their five-week summer program. This program is open to students at the beginning, intermediate and advanced Spanish proficiency level.
  • Students may also elect to enroll in the International Missions/Service Learning Practicum optional

Veritas Academics and Cultural Engagement

International Missions/Service Learning Practicum (1 credit Pass/Fail) optional

The practicum will enrich the program and mission experience through reflection assignments, research, and journaling. Participation is required in order to enhance the mission experience. Students will receive one credit upon completing the assignments and service participation. Students may elect to submit a log of hours for up to two additional credits. (Download syllabus here)
NOTE: students who complete all requirements fof the Mission Practicum will automatically earn the Cultural Explorer badge (see below)

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Cross-Cultural Engagement Certificate and Badge Program (click here for complete description)

The ISA-Veritas Cross-Cultural Engagement Certificate has been designed to recognize the activities and achievements you complete on your program while encouraging professional and spiritual development. You will earn the Cross-Cultural Engagement Certificate upon completion of the following three badges: Leadership Badge, Cultural Explorer Badge, and Storyteller Badge. 
Students who earn the Cross-Cultural Engagement Certificate demonstrate... 

  • intercultural awareness, problem solving skills, and professionalism.
  • critical thinking, research, and reflection.
  • oral and written communication skills.

Course options at the Pontifical Catholic University of Valparaíso

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Advanced
Courses:

Business and Economics

Courses:
45 Contact Hours
Language Level: Advanced
Spanish for Specific Purposes - Business [PIIE 3445]

History

Courses:
45 Contact Hours
Language Level: Advanced
Sociopolitical History of Latin America in the 20th and 21st Centuries [PIIE 5545]

Language and Culture

Courses:
45 Contact Hours
Language Level: Advanced
Communicative Grammar [PIIE 360]
45 Contact Hours
Language Level: Advanced
Contemporary Hispanic American Literature [PIIE 410]
45 Contact Hours
Language Level: Advanced
Conversation and Chilean Culture [PIIE 340]
45 Contact Hours
Language Level: Advanced
Latin American Film and Literature [PIIE 5345]

Science

Courses:
45 Contact Hours
Language Level: Advanced
Spanish for Specific Purposes - Health [PIIE 3345]
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Beginning
Courses:

Misc. Department

Courses:
45 Contact Hours
Language Level: Beginning
Communicative Grammar [PIIE 1145]
45 Contact Hours
Language Level: Beginning
Conversation and Chilean Culture [PIIE 1245]
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Intermediate
Courses:

Language and Culture

Courses:
45 Contact Hours
Language Level: Intermediate
Communicative Grammar [PIIE 260]
45 Contact Hours
Language Level: Intermediate
Conversation and Chilean Culture [PIIE 240]
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Taught In English
Courses:

History

Courses:
45 Contact Hours
Language Level: Taught in English
Identity Issues in Contemporary Latin American History: An Intercultural Approach [PIIE 5001]

Misc. Department

Courses:
45 Contact Hours
Language Level: Taught in English
Human Rights in Latin America [PIIE 5003]
45 Contact Hours
Language Level: Taught in English
Latino Studies [PIIE 5002]

Course Disclaimer

Courses and course hours of instruction are subject to change.

Please note that there are no beginning level language courses offered in this program.

Eligibility for courses may be subject to a placement exam and/or pre-requisites.

VVPU1120
Summer 2, 2020: Spanish Language & Latin American Studies

Courses

Course list Summer 2, 2020: Spanish Language & Latin American Studies

Summer 2, 2020: Spanish Language & Latin American Studies (Mid June, 2020 - Late July, 2020)
Catalog Code: VVPU1220
 

Students will enroll in the following:

  • Students must enroll in 90 contact hours during their five-week summer program. This program is open to students at the beginning, intermediate and advanced Spanish proficiency level.
  • Students may also elect to enroll in the International Missions/Service Learning Practicum optional

Veritas Academics and Cultural Engagement

International Missions/Service Learning Practicum (1 credit Pass/Fail) optional

The practicum will enrich the program and mission experience through reflection assignments, research, and journaling. Participation is required in order to enhance the mission experience. Students will receive one credit upon completing the assignments and service participation. Students may elect to submit a log of hours for up to two additional credits. (Download syllabus here)
NOTE: students who complete all requirements fof the Mission Practicum will automatically earn the Cultural Explorer badge (see below)

***NEW***

Cross-Cultural Engagement Certificate and Badge Program (click here for complete description)

The ISA-Veritas Cross-Cultural Engagement Certificate has been designed to recognize the activities and achievements you complete on your program while encouraging professional and spiritual development. You will earn the Cross-Cultural Engagement Certificate upon completion of the following three badges: Leadership Badge, Cultural Explorer Badge, and Storyteller Badge. 
Students who earn the Cross-Cultural Engagement Certificate demonstrate... 

  • intercultural awareness, problem solving skills, and professionalism.
  • critical thinking, research, and reflection.
  • oral and written communication skills.

Course options at the Pontifical Catholic University of Valparaíso

See Course Disclaimer
Back to Top
Advanced
Courses:

Business and Economics

Courses:
45 Contact Hours
Language Level: Advanced
Spanish for Specific Purposes - Business [PIIE 3445]

History

Courses:
45 Contact Hours
Language Level: Advanced
Sociopolitical History of Latin America in the 20th and 21st Centuries [PIIE 5545]

Language and Culture

Courses:
45 Contact Hours
Language Level: Advanced
Communicative Grammar [PIIE 360]
45 Contact Hours
Language Level: Advanced
Contemporary Hispanic American Literature [PIIE 410]
45 Contact Hours
Language Level: Advanced
Conversation and Chilean Culture [PIIE 340]
45 Contact Hours
Language Level: Advanced
Latin American Film and Literature [PIIE 5345]

Science

Courses:
45 Contact Hours
Language Level: Advanced
Spanish for Specific Purposes - Health [PIIE 3345]
Back to Top
Beginning
Courses:

Misc. Department

Courses:
45 Contact Hours
Language Level: Beginning
Communicative Grammar [PIIE 1145]
45 Contact Hours
Language Level: Beginning
Conversation and Chilean Culture [PIIE 1245]
Back to Top
Intermediate
Courses:

Language and Culture

Courses:
45 Contact Hours
Language Level: Intermediate
Communicative Grammar [PIIE 260]
45 Contact Hours
Language Level: Intermediate
Conversation and Chilean Culture [PIIE 240]
Back to Top
Taught In English
Courses:

History

Courses:
45 Contact Hours
Language Level: Taught in English
Identity Issues in Contemporary Latin American History: An Intercultural Approach [PIIE 5001]

Misc. Department

Courses:
45 Contact Hours
Language Level: Taught in English
Human Rights in Latin America [PIIE 5003]
45 Contact Hours
Language Level: Taught in English
Latino Studies [PIIE 5002]

Course Disclaimer

Courses and course hours of instruction are subject to change.

Please note that there are no beginning level language courses offered in this program.

Eligibility for courses may be subject to a placement exam and/or pre-requisites.

VVPU1220