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- Available Lessons: 193
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Course SummaryCheck out this convenient online course to get ready for the UExcel Spanish Language exam. The course's online format, video lessons and practice quizzes allow you to prepare for the test quickly and efficiently.
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About This Course
This comprehensive course helps you become fully prepared for the UExcel Spanish Language credit-granting exam. You can work through the course at your own pace, and it covers all of the Spanish topics you'll need to know, including classroom vocabulary, greetings, stem change verbs, the subjunctive tense and formal commands. You'll be able to sharpen your Spanish skills by taking the course's lesson quizzes, chapter exam and final assessment. Taking this course and passing the UExcel exam can help you earn 6 transferable college credits.
Syllabus & Course Information
The course is aligned with all of the Spanish vocabulary and grammar concepts you'll need to know for the test. These simple lessons highlight important Spanish definitions, verb conjugations, pronunciations and much more.
There are no prerequisites for this course. You can start studying right away even if you haven't taken a Spanish course before.
This course is broken into 29 chapters, and it has a total of 191 lessons. These lessons are short, concise and entertaining, which helps you enjoy the studying process and move through the course quickly. Each lesson comes with a short quiz to help you memorize Spanish vocabulary and practice answering the types of questions you'll find on the UExcel exam. You can access the course at any time using your computer or mobile device. The lessons come with printable transcripts, and our instructors are happy to answer your questions. Study whenever you have free time, and be sure to take the course's final assessment to make sure you're ready for the UExcel exam.
UExcel Spanish Language Exam Information
Passing this credit-granting exam can result in 6 lower-level undergraduate credits. Students of Excelsior College can apply this credit toward their degree program. Students who are not enrolled at Excelsior College should check with their institution to find out if UExcel credit is accepted.
- Number of Questions: 100 questions
- Question Type: Mostly multiple choice
- Time Limit: 2 hours
- Number of Credits: 6 credits
- Exam Cost: $110
UExcel Spanish Language Exam Breakdown
|UExcel Exam Concept||Percent of the UExcel Exam||Approximate Number of Questions||Chapter Lessons|
|Communicative Objectives||20%||20 questions||16 lessons|
|Vocabulary and Pronunciation||20%||20 questions||69 lessons|
|Structures||20%||20 questions||90 lessons|
|Reading and Listening Comprehension||30%||30 questions||6 lessons|
|Cultural Connections and Comparisons||10%||10 questions||10 lessons|
Earn UExcel Credit
The UExcel Spanish Language exam is a credit-granting exam that can save you time and money on your college degree program. Instead of sitting through two semesters of Spanish, you can complete this course in a few weeks, take the inexpensive UExcel exam and earn 6 undergraduate credits.
Study Schedule for the UExcel Spanish Exam
This course contains about 25 hours of instruction. The amount of hours and days you study per week will determine how long it takes you to complete the course. Take look at the table below to see how long it may take you to finish based on your studying frequency.
|Study Frequency||When You'll Be Ready for the Exam|
|3 hours a day; 3 days a week||Just under 3 weeks|
|2 hours a day; 3 days a week||Just over 4 weeks|
|1 hour a day; 3 days a week||8 and a half weeks|
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