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  • Locations: Santander, Spain
  • Program Terms: Academic Year, Fall, Spring
  • Homepage: Click to visit
  • Restrictions: ECU applicants only
Dates / Deadlines:
Term Year App Deadline Decision Date Start Date End Date
Academic Year 2018 01/15/2018 ** Rolling Admission TBA TBA
Fall 2018 02/15/2018 ** Rolling Admission TBA TBA

** Indicates rolling admission application process. Applicants will be immediately notified of acceptance into this program and be able to complete post-decision materials prior to the term's application deadline.
Fact Sheet:
Language of Instruction:
Spanish
Area of Study:
Spanish
Housing Options:
Host Family
Program Type:
Consortium Program
Program Description:

Fast Facts about the ProgramSantander

 

Type of Program: Consortium UNCC                         
Available: Semester & Full Year

 

Academic Calendar:
Term 1=September - January
Term 2= February - June

 

Host Country Currency: Euro          
Housing
: Homestay

 

City Population:  200,000                                                             
University Population:
13,500

 

Language of Instruction: Spanish             
Official Language of Country: Spanish

 

Program cost:  UNCC application fee due when submitting the application. Students pay all program costs directly to UNCC.


About Santander:

 

Santander (220,000), located in northern Spain, offers an extraordinary landscape on the shores of the Bay of Biscay and has been described as Spain's "most elegant city." While the climate throughout much of the year is rainy, Santander is full of beauty with lush green trees and rolling green hills surrounding the city. http://www.tourspain.org/santander/whattodo.asp

 


Academic Program:

2 Spanish Grammar courses are compulsory. One is the only course taught in the first month of the program and the other is taught in the second part of the program with the elective courses.
Additionally, students can choose from 3 electives to complement their Spanish language study. Course descriptions are listed below.

Intensive Spanish Grammar (6 credit hours)
Introduction to Spanish Literature (3 credit hours)
History of Spain (3 credit hours)
Spanish Art and Geography (3 credit hours)

 


Housing options:

Participants will be housed in carefully-selected homestays located within easy access (either by foot or by city bus) to the Universidad, to downtown, and to the beaches. Three daily meals and laundry service are included in the price of the program.