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Universitat Autonoma de Barcelona – Summer

 

City: Barcelona Country: Spain

Universitat Autonoma de Barcelona

Overview

The Universitat Autonoma de Barcelona Summer School is the best way to enjoy the experience of an international, green, and dynamic campus while having the opportunity to discover the city of Barcelona. The UAB Summer School offers courses in two, three-week periods from late June to early August. Most of the courses are taught in English and you will also get the chance to learn and improve your Spanish as a Foreign Language.


When Can I Go?

Terms Offered: Summer

Dates & Duration:

  • 1st Period: June 25 - July 12, 2019
  • 2nd  Period: July 15 - August 2, 2019

Eligibility Requirements

Open to: All Faculties

Level: Undergraduate

See Eligibility. 


Program Information

Language of Instruction: English

1st Period | June 25 – July 12, 2019 | €840 per course
Note:during the first two weeks of the first period, classes will run from 9 a.m. to 1.30 p.m. as Monday 24 June is a regional holiday. All courses taught are worth 6 ECTS (equivalent to 3* credits at the University of Alberta). All courses listed below are taught in the morning from 9 am – 1pm). Course offerings include:

  • Bioethics
  • Computer Networks
  • Discovering the Fascinating World of Nanoscience and Nanotechnology
  • Spanish as a Foreign Language (Level A2)
  • Fundamentals of Psychobiology
  • Leadership, Negotiation Techniques 
  • Planet Earth
  • Psychological First Aid
  • Urban Performing Arts Comedians

Students have the option to also take an afternoon class from 3pm – 5pm for an additional fee of €280

  • Complimentary Spanish Basic (Level A1)

2nd Period | July 15 – August 2, 2019| €840 per course
All courses taught are worth 6 ECTS (equivalent to 3* credits at the University of Alberta). All courses listed below are taught in the morning from 9 am – 1pm). Course offerings include:

  • Behavioural Neuroscience
  • Career Development for the Common Good
  • Critical Thinking
  • Spanish as a Foreign Language (Level B1)
  • European Economic Integration
  • History of Asia
  • How Cities Bounce Back from a Terror Attack: Barcelona (Spain) as an Experience
  • Theory and Technique of Journalism Genres
  • Visiones de la España Contemporánea a través del Cine

Students have the option to also take an afternoon class from 3pm – 5pm for an additional fee of €280

  • Complimentary Spanish Basic (Level A1)

Fees & Costs

Education Abroad Nomination Fee: $250.00 CAD 

1st Period | June 25 – July 12, 2019 | €840 per course

  • An afternoon Spanish language class can be taken during period one for an additional fee of €280 

2nd Period | July 15 – August 2, 2019| €840 per course

  • An afternoon Spanish language class can be taken during period one for an additional fee of €280 

Program fee includes: 

  • Tuition
  • Buddy Program
 

Housing

The UAB Barcelona Summer School has a variety of housing options available. Please refer to their website and refer to section Accommodation Facilities and Services for full details and pricing:  

Program Contact

Emilia Monkiewicz, Summer/Short-term Study Coordinator

emilia.monkiewicz@ualberta.ca