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Just Arrived. Catalan course for mobility students (A1)

Languages at the UPC
Find out about the use of Catalan, Spanish and English at the UPC

If you are interested in... Having your first contact with the Catalan language. Learning basic expressions: saying hello, introducing yourself or asking for information. Preparing to follow classes in Catalan. Being able to understand basic communication in your environment and interact in simple terms in Catalan.
Aim and intended audience Cultural and language reception of Erasmus students and students on other mobility programmes who have just arrived at the UPC.
Duration and delivery
25-hour blended courses:

  • 15 hours of face-to-face group sessions with a tutor.
  • 10 hours of independent virtual learning.
  • 2 weeks, 6 face-to-face sessions lasting 2 hours and 30 minutes each.
Credits (just for bachelor's students) 1 ECTS credit. Credit recognition depends on the sending university.
Level The course covers content at Level A.1 in the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages.
Certificates A PASS mark is awarded if 80% of attendance is achieved and compulsory assignments are completed. In these cases the Language and Terminology Service issues a course certificate. 
Fee The course is subsidised and free.
Further information Queries.
Registration Application form.
Salsa''m programme This course is part of the activities in SALSA’M, the cultural and language reception mentoring programme.
Organisation Just Arrived is organised by the Language and Terminology Service of the UPC, in collaboration with the International Relations Bureau and in accordance with the objectives of the 2022-2025 UPC Language Plan and the Plan to strengthen the Catalan language in the university and research system of Catalonia.

2023-2024 academic year

Timetables and groups

GROUP 01-24/25: for FIB students and students from other UPC schools
Activity Sessions
Classroom Lecturer

Curs Just Arrived

Catalan for mobility students (A1)

2, 3, 4 and 6 September
From 10 a.m. to 1.45 p.m

Pending Marta Girabal

 

GROUP 02-24/25: For ETSEIB students and students from other UPC schools
Activity Sessions
Classroom Lecturer

Curs Just Arrived

Catalan for Erasmus students (A1)

17, 19, 26 September
1, 3, 8 October
Tuesdays: from 9 to 11.30 a.m.
Thursdays: from 12 to 2.30 p.m.
Sala de Conferències 28.8 Marta Girabal
GROUP 03-24/25: for ESEIAAT students and students from other UPC schools
Activity Sessions
Classroom Lecturer

Curs Just Arrived

Catalan for Erasmus students (A1)

2, 9, 16, 23 and 30 October
5 Novembre
From 12 a 2.30 p.m.

Pending Vall Martí

 

GROUP 04-24/25:  for FME students only and students from other UPC schools
Activity Sessions
Classroom Lecturer

Curs Just Arrived.

Catalan for Erasmus students (A1)

18, 25 September 2024
2, 9, 16, 23 October 2024
From 12 to 14.30 p.m.

Pending Marta Girabal

 

GROUP 05-24/25: for EETAC and  EEABB students and students from other UPC schools
Activity Sessions
Classroom Lecturer

Curs Just Arrived

Catalan for Erasmus students (A1)

16, 18, 25, 30 September 2024
2, 7  October 2024
De 2.30 a 5 p.m.

Pending Oriol Lladó

 

GROUP 06-24/25: For ETSETB students and students from other UPC schools
Activity Sessions
Classroom Lecturer

Curs Just Arrived

Catalan for Erasmus students (A1)

16, 19, 20, 23, 26, 27 September 2024
From 10 a.m. to 12.30 p.m.

Pending Marta Lecumberri
GROUP 07-24/25:  for EEBE students only
Activity Sessions
Classroom Lecturer

Curs Just Arrived

Catalan for Erasmus students (A1)

Pending

Pending Pending

 

GROUP 08-23/24: For ETSAV students and and students from other UPC schools
Activity Sessions
Classroom Lecturer

Curs Just Arrived

Catalan for Erasmus students (A1)

Pending Pending Pending