Exam Procedures and Dates

All Spanish examinations are graded anonymously and by at least 3 faculty of the Spanish Section. Results of the examination will be known approximately one month after the writing of the exams. See examination Rubrics for the guidelines followed by faculty graders and sample questions for examples of examination questions.

Dates of Exams in 2014-2015

Spring 2015: April 27- May 1 (subject to change; contact Prof. Jany) Areas by exam day (subject to change):


  1. Spanish Peninsular Literature from the Middle Ages to the Seventeenth Century (6:00-7:00 pm) 
  2. Spanish Peninsular Literature of the Eighteenth and Nineteenth Centuries (7:00-8:00 pm)
  3. Tuesday

  4. Spanish Peninsular Literature of the Twentieth Century (6:00-7:00 pm)
  5. Spanish American Literature to 1910 (7:00-8:00 pm)
  6. Wednesday

  7. Spanish American Poetry and Theater (6:00-7:00 pm)
  8. Twentieth-Century Spanish and Spanish American Novel (7:00-8:00 pm)
  9. Thursday

  10. Spanish and Spanish-American Short Story (6:00-7:00 pm)
  12. History of the Spanish Language (7:00-8:00 pm)

    Friday (or Monday)

  14. Second Language Acquisition in Spanish (6:00-7:00 pm)
  15. Sociolinguistics and Spanish in the United States (7:00-8:00 pm)