Catalonia: Language, Culture and Society (Taught in Spanish)

Universidad de Barcelona

Course Description

  • Course Name

    Catalonia: Language, Culture and Society (Taught in Spanish)

  • Host University

    Universidad de Barcelona

  • Location

    Barcelona, Spain

  • Area of Study

    Catalan, Spanish Culture

  • Language Level

    High Beginning, Intermediate, Advanced

  • Prerequisites

    Please be advised that Beginning level students are eligible to take this course, as it is considered "open to all levels" at the University of Barcelona. However, the class moves at a more rapid pace than the courses marked for basic Beginners, and may require additional work and tutoring for anyone under the intermediate level.

    Hours & Credits

  • Contact Hours

    45
  • Recommended U.S. Semester Credits
    3
  • Recommended U.S. Quarter Units
    4
  • Overview

    The objective of this course is to introduce students to the language, culture and Catalan society so that they can acquire a basic linguistic and cultural competence. For this, practical notions of Catalan language will be offered, as well as general information about culture and society: the traditional festivals of Catalonia, the customs and the differential characteristics of this autonomous community that has its own language and culture.

Course Disclaimer

Courses and course hours of instruction are subject to change.