Cookie usage policy

The website of the University Carlos III of Madrid use its own cookies and third-party cookies to improve our services by analyzing their browsing habits. By continuing navigation, we understand that it accepts our cookie policy. "Usage rules"

SUMMER LANGUAGE COURSES

Summer courses 2021

Summer language courses 2021

The UC3M Language Center offers online summer courses in different languages and in two modalities. Choose the option that best suits you.

General information

All levels and sub-levels from A1 though C1 are offered, provided there is a sufficient number of students enrolled in the level. 

Access by free online level test.

40 hours of learning.

Timetable: Monday to Friday, 10:00 to 14:15 

Dates:

  • Edition 1: June, 14 to 25 , 2021
  • Edition 2: July, 05 to 16, 2021

Face-to-face courses

Methodology

40 hours will be distributed as follows:

  • 38 hours face-to-face lessons in a classroom on the Getafe campus*.
  • 2 hours for final exam

Autonomous work with guidance and correction from the teacher who provides correction and continuous feedback to help student progress in their language acquisition.

* Groups can be opened on the other campuses according to demand.

Schedule face-to-face courses

First session: 10:00 - 12:00

Second session: 12:15 - 14:15

* For French courses see specific information below.

Virtual platforms for face-to-face courses

Moodle (Aula Global UC3M) to obtain course material, to submit homework and assignments, and to take the final course exam.

Online courses

Methodology

Teaching and learning for the 40 hours are distributed as follows:

  • 10 hours per week of live classes with teacher and classmates.
  • 5 hours per week of live interactive forum with teacher and classmates.
  • 5 hours per week of conversation workshop with teacher and classmates.

 

* Online French courses are not available this summer.

Schedule online courses

Online session: 10:00 - 12:00   

Interactive online forum: 12:15 - 13:15   

Conversation workshop: 13:15 - 14:15   

Virtual platforms

Blackboard Collaborate for live classes and conversation workshop.

Moodle (UC3M Global Classroom) for interactive forums and autonomous work.

Evaluation

  • Grade for participation and progress in the online sessions: 30%
  • Grade for homework, assignments and autonomous work: 30%
  • Final exam grade: 40%

The exam will assess all the communicative elements of the language with a maximum of 10 points possible:

  • Written expression and interaction(2 points)
  • comprehension (2 points)
  • Listening and audiovisual comprehension (2 points)
  • Oral expression and interaction (2 points)
  • Grammar and vocabulary (2 points)

In order to pass the course, the student must receive a grade of 5 in each of the three parts: participation and progress, homework, and exam.

* For French courses see specific information below.

Attendance

A student may only be absent for up to 20% of the course (8 hours) for any given reason.

A student who does not meet the required attendance for whatever reason, may take the final exam, but will not receive credit recognition.

  • Spanish

    Registration

    JUNE edition

    • Registration period: From May, 10 to 30, 2021 
    • ENROLMENT FORM

    JULY edition

     

    Fees

    •  Students and UC3M community: 265€
    •  Outside the University : 300€
  • English

    Registration

    JUNE edition

    • Registration period: From May, 10 to 30, 2021 
    • ENROLMENT FORM

    JULY edition

    • Registration period: From June, 01 to 20, 2021
    • ENROLMENT FORM​

    Fees

    • Students and UC3M community: 265€
    • Outside the University : 300€
  • German

    Registration

    JUNE edition

    • Registration period: From May, 10 to 30, 2021 
    • ENROLMENT FORM

     

    JULY edition

    • Registration period: From June, 01 to 20, 2021

    Fees

    • Students and UC3M community: 265€
    • Outside the University: 300€
  • French

    Information

    The Language Centre in partnership with the Institut Français offers just face-to-face courses this summer.

    More information about the Institut Français online courses 👉 click here 👈

    Schedule french courses:

    • one session 10:00 - 14:00 

    Evaluation:

    Applying of the Institut Français evaluation system.

    Fees:

    • All the public 380€

    * 5% discount for Institut Français alumni. (valid for 6 months)

    Registration

    Only face-to-face courses

    JUNE edition

    • Registration period: From May, 11 to 30, 2021 

    JULY edition

    • Registration period: From June, 01 to 20, 2021

    More information 👉 CLICK HERE 👈

     

  • Italian

    Registration

    JUNE edition

    • Registration period: From May, 10 to 30, 2021 
    • ENROLMENT FORM

    JULY edition (only online courses)

    • Registration period: From June, 01 to 20, 2021
    • ENROLMENT FORM

    Fees

    • Students and UC3M community: 265€
    • Outside the University : 300€
  • Portuguese

    Inscripción

    JUNE edition

    • Registration period: From May, 10 to 30, 2021 
    • ENROLMENT FORM

    JULY edition

    • Registration period: From June, 01 to 20, 2021
    • ENROLMENT FORM

    Fees

    - Students and UC3M community: 265€

    - Outside the University : 300€

  • Chinese

    Registration

    JUNE edition

    Registration period: From May, 10 to 30, 2021 

    ENROLMENT FORM

    JULY edition

    Registration period: From June, 01 to 20, 2021

    ENROLMENT FORM

    Fees

    • Students and UC3M community: 280€
    • Outside the University: 320€