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SUMMER LANGUAGE COURSES

Summer courses 2022

Summer language courses 2022

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. 

If you have previous knowlegde of the language, take the free online placement test to determine which course you can take. You will find the link of the test after submitting the enrollment form.

Dates: July, 04 to 15, 2022

Face-to-face courses

Schedule

40 hours of face-to-face lessons in a classroom at the Getafe campus*.

The Spanish courses will be held at the Madrid - Puerta de Toledo campus.

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

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

Timetable 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

Schedule

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

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

Not offered in Spanish or French.

Timetable 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

    All registrants will receive an email from the Language Centre after the registration period has ended.

     

    Fees

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

    Registration

    • Registration period: From June, 01 to 17, 2022
    • ENROLMENT FORM​

    All registrants will receive an email from the Language Centre after the registration period has ended.

    Fees

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

    Registration

    • Registration period: From June, 01 to 17, 2022
    • ENROLMENT FORM​

    All registrants will receive an email from the Language Centre after the registration period has ended.

    Fees

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

    Information

    The Language Centre in partnership with the Institut Français offers face-to-face french courses.

    Schedule:

    • one session 10:00 - 14:00 

    Evaluation:

    • Applying of the Institut Français evaluation system.

    Registration

    More information

    • Fees:

                - All the public 380€

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

  • Italian

    Registration

    • Registration period: From June, 01 to 17, 2022
    • ENROLMENT FORM

    All registrants will receive an email from the Language Centre after the registration period has ended.

    Fees

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

    Registration

    • Registration period: From June, 01 to 17, 2022
    • ENROLMENT FORM

    All registrants will receive an email from the Language Centre after the registration period has ended.

    Fees

    - Students and UC3M community: 265€

    - Outside the University : 300€

  • Chinese

    Registration

    • Registration period: From June, 01 to 17, 2022
    • ENROLMENT FORM

    All registrants will receive an email from the Language Centre after the registration period has ended.

    Fees

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