Spanish Language Courses

The Spanish Language Courses are offered by the Office of International Affairs and the Department of Foreign Languages.

The Spanish Language Courses are designed for international students as tool to help them succeed in their Spanish immersion classes. Social and cultural activities introduce and familiarize students to Latin American & Uruguayan history, literature, food, traditions, music, and cinema.

To attend courses in Spanish, students should have achieved a B2 or C1 level from the Common European Framework of References for Languages (CEFR).

Courses 2014

Semester 1 (March-July)

Wednesday, March 26: Spanish Test
Monday, March 10: First Spanish Language class
Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays from 1:00PM to 2:15PM (Intermediate Spanish)
Tuesdays and Thursdays from 1:30PM to 3:00PM (Advanced Spanish)
Applications are due no later than February 1, 2014
The course cost is USD 800**

Semester 2 (August-December)

Wednesday, August 6: Spanish test
Monday, August 11: First Spanish Language class
Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays from 1:00PM to 2:15PM (Intermediate Spanish)
Tuesdays and Thursdays from 1:30PM to 3:00PM (Advanced Spanish)
Applications are due no later than June 30, 2014
The course cost is USD 800**

**Students participating in UM's Student Exchange Program are offered a 50% discount on the Spanish Language Courses.

***Courses are subject to a minimum inscription of 8 students.

Application & Procedures

1. Complete the Application Form and send it to internacional@um.edu.uy.

2. To attend the Spanish Language Courses, students must take an in-house test upon arrival and an oral interview in Spanish at UM upon arrival to assess their functional level.

3. Payment of fees is due the first week of March for semester March-July intensive course and the first week of August for semester August-December intensive course. Students who do not pay their fees by the fee payment deadline will be withdrawn from their courses. The University reserves the right to begin courses once the required minimum number of participants is achieved.

Last updated January, 2014