Summer Term in San Juan, Puerto Rico Course Catalog

Click here for a guide to selecting courses for the Spanish Studies-Intensive Language Program (beginner/intermediate level).

Click here for a guide to selecting courses for the Integrated Program (advanced level).

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Program Types:

History, Politics, and Culture Courses

HIST 212PRS-E - DEVELOPMENT OF THE PUERTO RICAN NATION
Prerequisites:

Panoramic view of the main historical processes of the Puerto Rican nation, especially the political, economic and social aspects during the 19th and 20th centuries. Themes such as the nature and development of the concept of nationality and the ideology of political parties will be studied. 3 credits.

Credits:3
Contact Hours:45
Terms:Summer Term 1
Additional Information:HIS212_EN_Dev_PR_Nation.pdf

Spanish Studies-Intensive Language

SPAN 191PRS - BEGINNER SPANISH, LEVEL 1

Theoretical practical study of the basic structures essential to learn Spanish as a second language. The course provides students with the opportunity to learn the Spanish language through the study of grammatical structures and basic vocabulary. Topics from Hispanic Caribbean and Hispanic American culture. First Level.

Credits:3
Contact Hours:45
Terms:Summer Term 1
Additional Information:San-Juan_SPAN_191PRS_Syllabi.pdf
SPAN 193PRS - BEGINNER SPANISH,LEVEL 2

Theoretical practice study of the basic grammar structures essential to learn Spanish as a second language. The course provides the students with the opportunity to learn the Spanish language through the study of grammar structures and basic vocabulary. Topics from Hispanic Caribbean and Hispanic American culture. Second Level.

Prerequisites:

One semester of college Spanish.

Credits:3
Contact Hours:45
Terms:Summer Term 2
Additional Information:San-Juan_SPAN_193PRS_Syllabi.pdf

Integrated Summer Program

CSO 104S - CONTEMPORARY SOCIAL ANALYSIS: SERVICE LEARNING SEMINAR

Critical study of the principles and debates in the social sciences. An analysis of the significant changes in the contemporary world in the social, cultural, political, economic and environmental spheres. Includes the dynamic role of the individual in these scenarios and processes of change.

Credits:3
Terms:Summer Term 1, Summer Term 2
Additional Information:San-Juan_SOCI_104PR-E_Syllabi.pdf
INT 390S - INTERNSHIP COURSE SUMMER

Practical experience through placement in a local company or organization. Separate application required. See www.spanishstudies.org/internshipoption

Credits:3
Terms:Summer Term 1, Summer Term 2
IRP 390S - INDEPENDENT RESEARCH PROJECT
Credits:3
Terms:Summer Term 1, Summer Term 2
SPAN 293PRS - ADVANCED SPANISH, LEVEL 4
Credits:3
Contact Hours:45
Terms:Summer Term 1
USCINTS - SUMMER INTEGRATED COURSES AT USC

Summer students with advanced level Spanish choose 3-6 credits of integrated coursework in a variety of academic areas. Classes are alongside Puerto Rican students at Universidad del Sagrado Corazón. Click here for Summer integrated course listings.

Prerequisites:

4 semesters of college Spanish or equivalent

Terms:Summer Term 1, Summer Term 2