MASTER’S DEGREE IN SPANISH LANGUAGE AND CULTURE. FIRST PHASE

The Universidad de Salamanca, through its department of Cursos Internacionales, in collaboration with the Spanish Ministry of Education, Culture and Sports and the Education Office of the Embassy of Spain in the United States, offers two courses for teacher’s training. These courses aims at those professionals of the teaching of the Spanish language who wish to refresh or extend their knowledge in the field of the Spanish language, the Hispanic cultures and the methodology of the teaching of Spanish as a foreign language.

2400.00€

Date

June 24th, 2019 - July 26th, 2019

Registration date

Until June 14th, 2019

Participants: the course aims at teachers of Spanish as a foreign language, K12 Grades and Community Colleges.
Duration: Five weeks
Timetable: Eight hours in the morning and afternoon
Number of participants per group: Minimum of 30 and maximum of 40

OBJECTIVES

Provide teachers and professionals of the teaching of Spanish as a foreign language with a specialized training in this area, which allows them to obtain a Master’s degree of the Universidad de Salamanca.

CONTENTS

The course consists of 480 face-to-face hours arranged as follows:
A) 400 face-to-face hours, in two phases:
First phase: 200 hours (from June 24 to July 26, 2019).
Second phase: 200 hours (first week of June and 4 weeks in July, 2020).
B) Master’s Degree final Project.
Students must carry out a project, essay or report that involves an integrating exercise of the training received throughout the degree. Students are required to apply the knowledge, skills and attitudes acquired during the course.
Students will carry out the project in an individual way, with the advice of a teacher-tutor.

GRAMÁTICA DEL ESPAÑOL (I)
EVOLUCIÓN DEL ESPAÑOL
RECURSOS PARA LA ENSEÑANZA DEL ESPAÑOL COMO LENGUA EXTRANJERA
LITERATURA ESPAÑOLA CONTEMPORÁNEA
SPANISH HISTORY
HISTORIA DE ESPAÑA
This course introduces and analyses the different periods, facts and relevant figures that, from Prehistory to current days, have been building the multicultural History of Spain. Practical approach through images, texts and documents.
CULTURA ESPAÑOLA (I)

TUITION FEE

  • Total prize (first and second phase): 4800 €
  • First phase (from June 24 th to July 26 th , 2019): 2400 €
  • Second phase (first week of June and 4 weeks in July, 2020): 2400 €
  • Total prize of 4800 € includes: 200 hours (1 st phase) and 200 hours (2 nd phase); full board accommodation from June 23 rd (from 5pm) to July 27 th , 2019 (until 12pm); and 1 week in June and 4 weeks in July, 2020, in a student residence (single room) or with a host family (single room), medical insurance and certificate issuance fees.
  • No refund will be made once the course has begun.
  • Those interested in taking part in any complementary activity will pay directly to the Universidad de Salamanca.

ADDRESSES

Teachers of Spanish at non-university levels and Community Colleges.
  • Teachers of Spanish as a foreign language for Spanish-speaking students or those enrolled in bilingual or immersion programs
  • Teachers of other subjects
  • Teaching professionals and educational managers
  • Graduates and graduates-to-be with teaching expectations
 

REQUIREMENTS

Do not hold the Spanish nationality.
Minimum of a Bachelor's degree, at least three years of teaching experience and a Higher / Advanced language level (C1) for master's degrees.
Students wishing to take this Master’s degree must provide the following information by email to internat@usal.es :
  • Current employment and starting date
  • Name of the working center and address
  • Previous employments and working centers (maximum of three)
  • Explain the reasons why you want to take this Master’s degree (200 words approx.)