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University of Alicante Spanish Short-term Exchange
Alicante, Spain (Outgoing Program)
Program Terms: Summer (Dec - Feb)
Partner University Homepage: Click to visit
Restrictions: Sydney applicants only
Program Details:
Postgraduate coursework, Undergraduate
Program Type:
Exchange Short-Term
Agreement Scope:
Arts and Social Sciences
Short-term Type:
Intensive Language
Short-term Duration:
4 weeks
Not Applicable
Program Description:

University of Alicante - Short-term Exchange
Intensive Spanish Language Program

University of Alicante
Location Alicante, Spain
Program description University of Sydney students have the opportunity to spend 4 weeks of their summer/winter holidays undertaking intensive Spanish language classes and social activities at the University of Alicante, Spain.

Language Courses
Duration: 4 weeks - 60 hours per level / 6 credits ECTS
Timetable: Monday to Friday 9 am to 12 noon
Levels: 12 levels from A1 to C2 developed in accordance with the description provided by the Common European Reference Framework.

Language Courses can be combined with Specific Courses, taking a maximum of 5 hours per day (up to 100 hours per month / 10 credits ECTS).
Duration: 4 weeks - 20 hours per course / 2 credits ECTS
Timetable: Monday to Friday 12 pm to 1 pm or 1 pm to 2 pm (depending on the course)
Courses: Conversation, Business, Art, Cinema, Literature, Tourism, Culture

For more information on course, please click here.
Program dates 27 November - 22 December 2017; OR
8 January - 2 February 2018
Application deadline Friday, 29 September 2017
Eligibility criteria Please refer to the University of Sydney's website for full eligibility criteria here.
Host Academic Credit 6 credits ECTS
University of Sydney Academic Credit You will be emailed credit application instructions for your faculty once you have expressed interest in this program with the form linked at the bottom of this page. Please allow 1-2 weeks for this information to be sent through.
Language Classes are instructed in Spanish.
Fees and scholarships
2017 Program fee:  Exchange tuition waiver
Teaching hour: 80 hours (4/hrs day for 4 weeks)

Additional costs (not included in program fee): Airfare, travel and health insurance, visa, accommodation, personal expenses and additional travel.

Price: 25 euros/day full board and 22 euros/day half board
Hall of Residence:
Price: single room 230 euros ad double rooms are 330 euros per week (2017; meals not included)
Scholarship available:  AUD$1,000  (merit-based, application required)

OS-HELP loans may be available to eligible students enrolled in a Commonwealth supported place where the program is approved for credit prior to departure. Application required.
Location overview
Alicante is located on the Mediterranean Costa Blanca, close to popular beach holiday destinations, the city of Valencia and the Balearic Islands. Visited by Greek and Phoenician traders since 1000BC, this ancient port city boasts historic buildings and monuments, parks and gardens, an array of beaches as well as a vibrant night life.
Contact for more information Sydney Global Mobility team
The University of Sydney

  Applications for this program will open later this year.