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Listed below you will find documents that describe how students will be evaluated while taking one of the Spanish Basic Language courses. Students are evaluated based on written and oral expression, as well as class participation. The documents are in PDF format. You will need Adobe Reader in order to view these files. If you do not have this program, you can download it for free by going to the Adobe Acrobat Reader DC Download Page.


Alhambra, Spain

Spanish 1

Spanish 2, 3 and Spanish 10, 20

Grade Distribution:

Spanish 1Percent
On-line Assignments 20%
Foro de discusión 4%
Zona Cultural 3%
Tertulia 8%
Exam 1 20%
Exam 2 20%
Exam 3 25%
Spanish 2 and 3Percent
Canvas Online Assignments 1%
MSL Online Assignments 11%
In-Class Participation 14%
First Version Escrituras 6%
Final Version Escrituras 3%
Exam 1 20%
Exam 2 20%
Exam 3 20%
Oral Exam 5%
Spanish 10 and 20Percent
Participation 15%
Online Homework 10%
First Version Escrituras 6%
Final Version Escrituras 4%
Exam 1 15%
Exam 2 15%
Exam 3 15%
Exam 4 15%
Oral Exam 5%

Grade Distribution:

Grading Scale

(Based upon department guidelines)

95.0-100% A
90.0-94.9% A-
87.9-89.9% B+
83.3-87.8% B
80.0-83.2% B-
75.0-79.9% C+
70.0-74.9% C
60.0-69.9% D
59.9%-0 F