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Basic 2. Speaking and writing short texts


We have adapted Catalan courses for beginners to an online format observing COVID-19 safety protocols.


Aimed at International students.
Visiting lecturers, researchers and administrative staff at the UPC.
Members of UPC Alumni.
Duration and delivery
Online learning course with continuous assessment and a final exam. Online tutorials in the course. 
50 hours total
  • 41 hours of guided virtual learning
  • 9 hours online sessions with the tutor-group
  • 6 weeks

In order to follow the course you must devote 4.5 hours a week to self-directed learning tasks. This course continues with Basic 3.


2 ECTS credits (for mobility students, to be recognised at the university of origin)


€20: members of the UPC.

€90: members of UPC Alumni, UPCnet, BSC, FPC and affiliated schools.
Free for teaching and research staff. You must provide a proof of employment certificate.

Payment information
1. The course fee must be paid by bank transfer to the “la Caixa” current account:
IBAN: ES40 2100 3648 9922 0004 1684 / BIC: CAIXESBB.
Please quote: full name, SLT and name of the course for which you wish to register.
2. Proof of payment must be sent by e-mail to at least two days before the course begins.
3. If you do not send proof of payment, the SLT reserves the right to cancel your registration.
Prerequisites Catalan 1 or equivalent. You can ask for a level test at
Certificate Certificate of attendance: minimum 80% of attendance + minimum mark of 60% for Parlacat activities + writing and speaking tasks.
Certificate of completion: minimum 80% of attendance +minimum mark of 60% for Parlacat activities + writing and speaking tasks + final test.
Level Equivalent to the Common European Framework of Reference level A2.1.
Tutorial Day One


2020-2021 academic year

Code: 28_20/21. Start date: 8 February 2021 - End date: 15 March 2021
Activity Sessions

Bàsic 2 online course

Monday, 2 - 3.30 pm

8, 15, 22 February

1, 8, 15, 22 March

Sarai Navarro


Code: 29_20/21. Start date: 22 April 2021 - End date: 27 May 2021
Activity Sessions

Bàsic 2 online course

Thursday, 3 - 4.30 pm

22, 29 April

6, 13, 20, 27 May

Gemma Teixidó