Summer 1 2021: Language, Literature & Culture

Courses

Course list Summer 1 2021: Language, Literature & Culture

Summer 1 2021: Language, Literature & Culture (May 15, 2021 - June 19, 2021)
Catalog Code: VCSU1121

Eligibility

Minimum GPA

Students must have a minimum grade point average of 2.50.

 

ISA Veritas Course

All ISA Veritas summer students will take a 1-credit ISA Veritas International Missions/Service-Learning Practicum course in addition to their traditional courses at the ISA study center. The practicum course will include students from across all ISA Veritas locations and will be online/on-site.

 
International Missions/Service-Learning Practicum (HUM 490)
This course provides upper division service-learning credit for international missions projects, an extended missions experience designed to acquaint students with the implementation of missions principles in an international context through ISA Veritas Christian Study Abroad programs.

 

Courses at the Universidad de Salamanca Cursos Internacionales en Cusco

Contact Hours

90 - 105

Recommended U.S. Semester Credits

6 - 7

Recommended U.S. Quarter Units

9 - 10

Academic Information

  • Course Selection
    • Students select two courses
    • Eligibility for courses may be subject to a placement exam and/or prerequisites
    • The courses below reflect the most current list of courses
    • Course availability is based on enrollment numbers. All students should seek pre-approval for alternate courses in the event of last-minute class cancellations
    • Requests for sample syllabi can be made to the Peru Site Specialist.
    • Spanish language courses require the purchase of a language textbook at an additional cost. Many courses have a field trip component, which also comes at an additional cost. Contact the Peru Site Specialist for more information.
  • Course Credit
    • According to ISA policy, students must maintain full-time enrollment status, as determined by their home institutions, for the duration of the program. Credit transfer is ultimately determined by the student’s home university.
  • Transcripts
    • Although students study at the ISA Study Center in Cusco, their transcript will be from the Universidad de Salamanca and will reflect contact hours for each course listed below. Please be in touch with your home university regarding credit transfer for this program
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Beginning
Courses:

Language

Courses:
60 Contact Hours
Language Level: Beginning
Lower Division
Beginning Spanish I [SPA 130S]
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Intermediate
Courses:

Culture and History

Courses:
45 Contact Hours
Language Level: Intermediate
Upper Division
Culture for Language Learners [CUL/SPA 325S]

Language

Courses:
45 Contact Hours
Language Level: Intermediate
Lower Division
Intermediate Spanish I [SPA 250S]
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Advanced
Courses:

Culture and History

Courses:
45 Contact Hours
Language Level: Advanced
Upper Language/ Upper Content Division
Pre-Columbian Art History [ART_HIS 370S]

Language

Courses:
45 Contact Hours
Language Level: Advanced
Upper Division
Advanced Spanish for Health Professionals [SPA/HSC 390S]
45 Contact Hours
Language Level: Advanced
Upper Division
Advanced Spanish: Grammar and Composition [SPA 380S]

Literature

Courses:
45 Contact Hours
Language Level: Advanced
Upper Division
Survey of Latin American Literature: Crónicas through Romanticismo [LIT/ SPA 370S]
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Taught In English
Courses:

Culture and History

Courses:
45 Contact Hours
Language Level: Taught in English
Upper Division
Archaeology, Heritage and Tourism [CUL/ ARC 355E]
45 Contact Hours
Language Level: Taught in English
Upper Division
History of the Inca Civilization [HIS 320E]

Environmental Sciences

Courses:
45 Contact Hours
Language Level: Taught in English
Upper Division
Indigenous Knowledge and Climate Change Adaptation in the Peruvian Andes [EVS 375E]

Political Science

Courses:
45 Contact Hours
Language Level: Taught in English
Lower Division
Latin American Political Systems [POL 230E]
45 Contact Hours
Language Level: Taught in English
Upper Division
U.S. - Latin America Relations [POL 360E]

Course Disclaimer

Placement is based upon the number of previous college-level Spanish courses completed.

VCSU1121
Summer 2 2021: Language, Literature & Culture

Courses

Course list Summer 2 2021: Language, Literature & Culture

Summer 2 2021: Language, Literature & Culture (June 26, 2021 - July 31, 2021)
Catalog Code: VCSU1221

ELIGIBILITY

Minimum GPA

Students must have a minimum grade point average of 2.50.

 

ISA Veritas Course

All ISA Veritas summer students will take a 1-credit ISA Veritas International Missions/Service-Learning Practicum course in addition to their traditional courses at the ISA study center. The practicum course will include students from across all ISA Veritas locations and will be online/on-site.
 
International Missions/Service-Learning Practicum (HUM 490)
This course provides upper division service-learning credit for international missions projects, an extended missions experience designed to acquaint students with the implementation of missions principles in an international context through ISA Veritas Christian Study Abroad programs.

 

Courses at the Universidad de Salamanca Cursos Internacionales en Cusco

Contact Hours

90 - 105

Recommended U.S. Semester Credits

6 - 7

Recommended U.S. Quarter Units

9 - 10

Academic Information

  • Course Selection
    • Students select two courses
    • Eligibility for courses may be subject to a placement exam and/or prerequisites
    • The courses below reflect the most current list of courses
    • Course availability is based on enrollment numbers. All students should seek pre-approval for alternate courses in the event of last-minute class cancellations
    • Requests for sample syllabi can be made to the Cusco Site Specialist
  • Course Credit
    • According to ISA policy, students must maintain full-time enrollment status, as determined by their home institutions, for the duration of the program. Credit transfer is ultimately determined by the student’s home university.
  • Transcripts
    • Although students study at the ISA Study Center in Cusco, their transcript will be from the Universidad de Salamanca and will reflect contact hours for each course listed below. Please be in touch with your home university regarding credit transfer for this program
See Course Disclaimer
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High Beginning
Courses:

Language

Courses:
60 Contact Hours
Language Level: High Beginning
Lower Division
Beginning Spanish II [SPA 140S]
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Intermediate
Courses:

Culture and History

Courses:
45 Contact Hours
Language Level: Intermediate
Upper Division
Culture for Language Learners [CUL/SPA 325S]
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High Intermediate
Courses:

Language

Courses:
45 Contact Hours
Language Level: High Intermediate
Lower Division
Intermediate Spanish II [SPA 260S]
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Advanced
Courses:

Culture and History

Courses:
45 Contact Hours
Language Level: Advanced
Upper Language/ Upper Content Division
Pre-Columbian Art History [ART_HIS 370S]

Language

Courses:
45 Contact Hours
Language Level: Advanced
Upper Division
Advanced Spanish: Grammar and Composition [SPA 380S]

Literature

Courses:
45 Contact Hours
Language Level: Advanced
Upper Division
Survey of Latin American Literature: Modernismo through Actualidad [LIT/ SPA 375S]
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Taught In English
Courses:

Culture and History

Courses:
45 Contact Hours
Language Level: Taught in English
Upper Division
History of the Inca Civilization [HIS 320E]
45 Contact Hours
Language Level: Taught in English
Upper Division
People and Cultures of Peru [CUL 310E]

Environmental Sciences

Courses:
45 Contact Hours
Language Level: Taught in English
Upper Division
Sustainable Development in the Peruvian Andes [DEV 365E]

Political Science

Courses:
45 Contact Hours
Language Level: Taught in English
Lower Division
Latin American Political Systems [POL 230E]
45 Contact Hours
Language Level: Taught in English
Upper Division
U.S. - Latin America Relations [POL 360E]

Course Disclaimer

Placement is based upon the number of previous college-level Spanish courses completed.

VCSU1221