Participants of the program can choose to take up to three 2-credit courses for professional development hours. Each class will meet face-to-face from August 11-15 for two and one-half hours/day. The remainder of the course will be complete online at one’s own pace from August 18-29.
SPAN 586A Topics in Spanish Literature – Professor Fajardo
Aug. 11 - Aug. 15, 2014, 8:00 - 10:30 a.m.; Aug. 18 - Aug. 29 - Distance Learning
An overview of the principal moments and developments of Spanish (Peninsular) literature, from the Middle Ages to the present. Specific representative texts will be assigned for each literary period. Class time will consist of an introduction to the period and class commentary on the assigned text(s).
SPAN 583A Teaching Methodology: Navigating the Three Modes of Communication – Professor Bohinski
Aug. 11 - Aug. 15, 2014, 10:30 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.; Aug. 18 - Aug. 29 - Distance Learning
This course will focus on foreign language curriculum and teaching. Educators will learn effective and innovative strategies that can be implemented into any foreign language classroom. The specific area of emphasis will be on the three modes of communication: interpersonal, interpretive and presentational and how they can be integrated into both face-to-face and online activities.
SPAN 507A Cultural Trends in Contemporary Latin America – Professor Hassell
Aug. 11 - Aug. 15, 2014, 2:00 - 4:30 p.m.; Aug. 18 - Aug. 29 - Distance Learning
This course offers educators an understanding of artistic, social, sport, culinary, economic, religious, political and other cultural trends in Latin America today.
For every two credits, the tuition is as follows:
Housing is available from August 10-16
Dorms: equipped with a lounge area, microwave and stove
There is the option to move to an apartment if it will be fully occupied and, of course, that is what the students would prefer.
Apt: $29/nite per person……consists of either 4 or 6 beds
Participants MUST bring their own linens. No sheets or towels are provided.
To request housing, make a check payable to Binghamton Univeristy in the full amount (amount of nights needed) and send to:
Romance Languages Department
4400 Vestal Parkway East
Binghamton, NY 13902-6000
Food is NOT included in the price of housing. Food will be available for purchase on- and off-campus.
*If you are looking for a centralized website where all of this information is offered in a general fashion, including links for admissions, registration and many other items of interest, visit the Summer Session website at: summer.binghamton.edu
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Last Updated: 5/7/14