The Department of Spanish and Portuguese will offer its annual examination on reading proficiency in Spanish to graduate students from other departments on
Thursday, November 17, 2022
9:00am to 6:00pm EST
Format: The exam will be accessible on CANVAS. Students will have 90 minutes to complete:• A translation from Spanish into English of a short passage (35 lines) of scholarly prose in the humanities or social sciences.
• Two questions in English on a different passage.
The use of a bilingual dictionary is permitted (paper version only). The use of online dictionaries and automatic translators is strictly forbidden under the University’s Honor Code.
Registration: To register, graduate students should provide their name, department and e-mail address to Prof. Mariana Bono, firstname.lastname@example.org, by Friday, November 11th, 2022.
• Registered students will receive a link to the CANVAS site the day before the exam.
• Students who do not register in advance will not be able to take the exam.
The Reading Proficiency exam is only offered once a year and that there will be no make-up exam. Students who must take the exam this year must make sure to make the appropriate arrangements.
Mariana Bono, Associate Director of Spanish Language Program