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Basic 3. Consolidation and extension of the Basic level


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


If you are interested in... Gaining a general and detailed understanding of oral and written information in Catalan. Having conversations on topics of general interest and writing short texts. Consolidating the Basic level and obtaining an official certificate.

Aimed at International and mobility students.
Visiting lecturers, researchers and administrative staff at the UPC.
Members of UPC Alumni.

Anyone interested in obtaining the official Nivell bàsic de llengua catalana certificate.
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 learning with a 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 Elemental 1.

Prerequisites Catalan 2 or equivalent. You can ask for a level test at
Credits 2 ECTS credits (for mobility students, to be recognised at the origin university).
Level Equivalent to the Common European Framework of Reference level A2.2
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.


Certificate of attendance: minimum 80% of attendance +  minimum mark of 60% for Parlacat activities + writting and speaking tasks

Certificate of completion: minimum 80% of attendance +  minimum mark of 60% for Parlacat activities + writting and speaking tasks + final test.

Fees €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.
Tutorial Day One


 2020-2021 academic year

Code: 07-20/21. Start date: 12 January 2021 - End date: 16 February 2021

Activity Sessions Lecturer

Catalan Basic 3 online course

Tuesday, 1 - 2.30 pm
12, 19, 26 January
2, 9, 16 February

Martina Zanolli


Code: 38-20/21 Start date: 2 June 2021 - End date: 7 July 2021 NEW DATES

Activity Sessions
Catalan Basic 3 online course
Wednesday, 2 - 3.30 pm
2, 9, 16, 23, 30 June
7 July

Gemma Teixidó