Juan Camacho, from Santa Marta, Colombia, received his licenciatura in Filología románica from the Universidad Complutense, Madrid. He has taught at several American university programs in Spain such as Kalamazoo College, Middlebury College and SUNY, where he is currently an instructor. He has also taught English language courses at the Universidad Europea and at the Universidad Carlos III, in Madrid. In the music field he received a Diploma in Jazz Composition at the Berklee School of Music in Boston. He has taught and lectured at several music institutions in Madrid and Colombia, and has published four jazz CD's under his name.
Courses offered in the past four years.
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SPAN3201 - Intermed SP: Comm in Context
Intermediate Spanish: Resources for Communication in Context
This course continues students' development of proficiency in Spanish by expanding vocabulary and grammar. All four skills are integrated, with special attention to speaking and listening. Target language functions include past and future narration, extensive description, and comparisons, all on topics of current and personal interest. Cultural knowledge that will build a deeper understanding of how Spanish-speaking peoples communicate will be integrated into the course content. After successfully completing this course, students should find themselves well prepared for advanced coursework in Spanish language, literature, and linguistics. This course meets two hours a day. (1 unit)
Required texts for Level 2:
- Foerster, Lambright, & Alonso-Pino, Punto y Aparte, 5th edition (McGraw-Hill, 2015). This is a special package created for Middlebury College's Spanish School
- Tuten, Caycedo Garner and Esterrich, Fuentes: Lectura y redacción, 5th edition (Cengage, 2015), ebook version.
Summer 2013, Summer 2014 Language Schools, Summer 2015 Language Schools, Summer 2016 Language Schools