Intermediate Spanish Language & Culture

$270.00 on the 10th of each month for 12 months and a $75.00 tuition payment for the first month paid today

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Program Date:
November 4, 2019 – October 2020
Touro University Nevada Campus
874 American Pacific Dr.
Henderson, NV 89014
The university normally charges $390 per graduate credit for degree seeking students. By enrolling through CTE for this Advanced Studies Certification you will save $3,780 on your tuition costs! To secure your seat and discount, click the SIGN UP NOW button to begin your application process.


First payment: November 10, 2019


Intermediate Spanish Language & Culture (18 Graduate Credits)

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• CTE is responsible to administer and collect the tuition payments for this program. Over 12 months, a credit/debit card payment of $270 will be collected on the 10th day of every month. The first payment will begin on November 10, 2019. There is a $75 payment plan set up fee at the time signing up.

Questions: Call CTE at 702-697-0006 opt. 5 or email

Program Date: November 4, 2019 – October 2020

Online applications must be submitted and received by Touro University Nevada no later than Friday, October 18, 2019.

About Touro University Nevada

Touro University Nevada is a non-profit university focused on positively impacting our community in healthcare and education. Our institution opened in 2004 and is accredited by the WASC Senior College and University Commission (WSCUC).

CTEV 658 A – Introduction to Advanced Conversational Spanish (ONLINE)
(3 Graduate Credits)        Course Date: November 4, 2019 – December 24

This class will strengthen basic Spanish speaking skills to enhance skills in oral communication, understanding, reading and writing in Spanish. Additionally, this class will discuss the limitations of traditional ELL curricula, and how teachers can meet the basic language and socio-cultural needs of ELL students in their classrooms. Students will explore topics on designing ELL curricula that helps students not only learn English, but also acquire the skills and knowledge necessary.

CTEV 658 B – Critical Spanish Literacy (ONLINE)
(3 Graduate Credits)        Course Date: Janaury 2, 2020 – February 21

This class improves understanding and empathy for the ELL student placed in an English-instructed classroom or setting, language acquisition, instructional approaches, teaching language arts in a bilingual classroom, and language and multicultural literature across the curriculum will be addressed. Activities, including use of the Prism Model (W.P. Thomas & V.P. Collier), to develop listening, speaking, reading and writing skills will also be introduced.

CTEV 658 C – Spanish Arts and Literature (ONLINE)
(3 Graduate Credits)        Course Date: March 2 – May 1

This class will focus on an in-depth study of the literary, artistic, and cultural heritage of the Spanish speaking people throughout the world while examining stereotypes, ethnocentrism, prejudice and discrimination. Students will explore the theoretical background of language acquisition theories and the socioemotional implications of being a multilingual global thinker.

CTEV 658 D – Charisma and Popularity in Conversational Community Spaces (ONLINE)
(3 Graduate Credits)        Course Date: May 4 – June 26

This class will strengthen oral communication skills, understanding, reading and writing by studying a selection of historical speeches in Spanish, popular readings and folklore. Students will explore innovative instructional strategies that include the analysis and evaluation of oral and written communication in Spanish.

CTEV 658 E – Música en Español (ONLINE)
(3 Graduate Credits)        Course Date: July – August (Exact Dates TBA)

This class will use music to build community as an important element of the school environment. Students in this class will learn about strategies to use to improve communication with students, families and encourage partnerships to link the school and parents using music and folkloric dance. Examples of community programs from other districts will be analyzed along with legislation addressing parent participation and community activism.

CTEV 658 F – Spanish Theater Arts (ONLINE)
(3 Graduate Credits)        Course Date: September – October (Exact Dates TBA)

This class centers on authentic assessments for language mastery. In this class students will study assessment issues including innovative strategies such as theater forum from August Boal’s Theater of the Oppressed Various assessment instruments will be compared along with the concepts of test validity and reliability. The course will end with an examination of the ongoing need to link assessment to instruction in the content areas and for the teacher to continue professional development.

Withdrawal Policy & Refunds

In order to withdraw from this program, a student must submit in writing to CTE via email that he or she wishes to withdraw from the program. If a student withdraws in writing to CTE before the initial program start date, CTE shall refund 100% tuition for the program, minus a $50 drop processing fee. If a student drops during the program, the program cost will be a pro rata amount of $180 per credit including a $100 drop fee. Any overcollected tuition funds shall be refunded within 5-10 business days.

Late Tuition Payments

If a tuition payment is not paid by the monthly due date, a $50 late payment charge will be assessed (No exceptions). Failure to pay your outstanding balance may result in a hold on your academic records and/or your account being referred to an outside collection agency, which will add additional charges.