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Service Learning in Spain and Morocco: Immigration, Nationalism and Border Politics

This Service-Learning program is designed to give students a firsthand look at the immigration challenges and border politics that face Spain and Northern Africa. Students will participate in the spring semester program in Segovia and will complete their Service-Learning placement with the local branch of the Red Cross working to provide support to the immigrant population in Segovia. At the end of the Segovia portion of the program, students will travel as a group through southern Spain to the Port of Algerciras (Cádiz) where they will experience the trip by ferry from Spain to Tangiers,...

Hispanic Heritage in Oviedo

This program takes place during the month of July and is specially designed for Heritage speakers who are at the advanced level. You will explore the linguistic, social, cultural and geographic diversity of the Spanish language and enhance your awareness of the connections between culture, identity and learning in the context of the Spanish language. You will be in class with other heritage speakers and will work together with them to develop your Spanish language skills in needed areas. Besides working on language development and writing, each day during the last hour of class students will...

Intensive Spanish for Healthcare Professionals in Oviedo

This 4-week intensive Spanish language program teaches standard terminology and incorporates common dialect variants as well as aspects of Latino culture that can impact the patient’s health and interaction with the medical system. The contents of this program are based on research carried out in US medical settings. Spanish is a diverse language that varies between regions and countries. While learning Spanish in Argentina, for example, would allow the student to better understand that variety, it may not help with others. In contrast, the Spanish now spoken throughout Latin America has its...

Special Topics in Oviedo: Nationalism in Spain and Spanish America

This program features two courses taught by University of Oregon’s history department faculty member, Carlos Aguirre, during the first half of the program. The two courses will be “Nationalism, War, and Revolution: Spain and Cuba from 1800 to the Present” and “Soccer and Nationalism in Spain and Spanish America.” The course work will be complemented by two excursions to Covadonga and Madrid as well as local tours of key Oviedo historical locations that will bring the course content to life. The second half of the program will be an intensive Spanish language course taught at the University of...

Spanish Language in Oviedo

Enroll in one or both of the four-week intensive Spanish language sessions offered in July and August. You may earn up to one year of Spanish language credit for enrolling in both sessions. Classes are offered at the beginning through advanced levels, and are taught in Spanish by experienced professors from the University of Oviedo. The focus is primarily on Spanish language development with attention to writing, listening and speaking. In addition, intermediate and advanced students can choose from several elective special topics during the last hour of class that focus on aspects of Spanish...

Spanish Language and Culture in Segovia

These six-week summer and semester-long Spanish immersion programs are designed for intermediate and advanced level Spanish language students. All courses are taught in Spanish, making this program ideal for Spanish majors and minors as well as students interested in taking courses in art history, European studies, history, literature, Spanish culture and more. You will improve your Spanish language skills in this impressively historical and picturesque city, while still being only 25 minutes by high-speed train from Spain's capital, Madrid. In addition, you live in a homestay which further...

Spanish Immersion in Oviedo

You will take your core language courses in Spanish (intermediate and advanced levels) through the Curso de Lengua y Cultura Españolas para Extranjeros (ELE) at the University of Oviedo. At ELE you will attend courses with US and other international students. A cross-cultural communications course, taught in English, is conducted by local faculty. ELE courses are held in the mornings, Monday-Friday, allowing you the opportunity to put your language skills to practical use in the community and enjoy the many leisure activities offered in the area.. This program offers full support and is...

Business and Society in Seville

Note: This program will not be available after Fall 2017 The Business and Society program offers students at the advanced language level the opportunity to solidify their Spanish language skills, while gaining an understanding of economic and business management in Spain and the European Union. The program combines coursework, related lectures, internships, and company visits. In addition, you will have the opportunity to directly enroll in regular University courses. During the first few weeks, you will take Intensive Spanish for Students of Business and Economics. During the remainder of...

Intensive Spanish in Oviedo

This 5-week program includes 100 hours of intensive Spanish courses taught by University of Oviedo professors and is designed for Intermediate through advanced level students. You will attend courses with other US and international students. Field trips, guided visits and other group activities complement in-class learning and are included in the program fee. You will stay in a homestay within walking or a short bus ride the city center and campus. The GEO programs offer you full support and are preceded by an intensive orientation. Oviedo sits at the foot of the Aramo mountains, just 23...

CIEE: International Business and Culture in Seville

Note: This program will not be available after Fall 2017 The International Business and Culture in Seville program is geared towards students with beginning to intermediate level language skills who wish to improve their Spanish language skills while taking international business or humanities courses in English. You will take one language course during the Intensive Session, which takes place the first few weeks of the semester. Upon completion of the Intensive Session, you will take one Spanish language course at your level, and three additional courses from the UPO courses for...

CIEE: Communications, New Media, and Journalism in Seville

Note: This program will not be available after Fall 2017 This program is designed for students considering a career in any communication environment. You will gain valuable hands-on experience in a multifaceted academic and professional environment, including the opportunity to participate in the publication and production of the Mas + Menos magazine. CIEE guarantees the social and cultural immersion of participants in the host society via specialized projects and extra-curricular activities. You will take the Intensive Advanced Spanish Grammar course offered during the Intensive Session at...
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