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University of Las Palmas de Gran Canaria

  • Details and Cost

    About the Program

    This intensive language program aims to initiate students to the Spanish language and culture (absolute or false beginners) through a series of courses, seminars, and cultural/sports activities in the middle of the beautiful Canary Islands and enjoying pleasant temperatures and sunshine by the sea.

    Program highlights

    The course is broken into 3 major themes (one per week):

    Week 1: THE CITY 



    Location Gran Canaria, Spain
    Program Type Partner University Program
    Program Term Summer
    Program Dates July 2 - July 20
    Language of Instruction Spanish and English
    Budget Available upon request
    Living Arrangements Included in scholarship
    Additional Information A Partner University program is a study abroad experience where students are nominated/accepted by Stony Brook University, and enroll at a partner institution. In most cases SBU faculty or staff are NOT traveling with participants.
    Program Housing Statement: Stony Brook University is required to comply with the housing policies of the host country, partner institution and/or hotel/hostel. These policies may include requirements such as sex-based housing placement.


    GPA 2.0
    Application Deadline March 1
  • Academic Information

    Course Information

    Participants will register for a total of 3 credits. All participants following the Stony Brook Curriculum (SBC) will fulfill GLO and EXP+ in addition to requirement(s) fulfilled by their coursework.

    Academic Policies

    • This is a partner university program. Applications must be submitted to Stony Brook University first. Information regarding the next steps in the process will be distributed to students who have received formal nominations by their International Programs Coordinator.
    • Grades earned in a Partner University program WILL NOT calculate towards the cumulative GPA for SBU students.
    • Non-SBU students must contact their home university regarding their grade and credit transfer policy.
    • All participants following the Stony Brook Curriculum (SBC) will receive GLO and EXP+ in addition to requirements fulfilled by their coursework.

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