Objectives and competences

«DISCOURSES ON CATALAN LANGUAGE PROMOTION: perspectives and arguments" is an online advanced university course at the University of Barcelona, organized by the
Research Centre for Sociolinguistics and Communication (CUSC) at the University of Barcelona, with the support of the Government of Barcelona's Secretariat for Language Policy and the Department of Catalan and General Linguistics at the University of Barcelona. The course is recognised as a university extension certificate by the University of Barcelona (3 ECTS credits).

Basic information

TypePostgraduate courses
CertificateAdvanced university course
Faculty or schoolFacultat de Filologia i Comunicació
Branch of knowledge
  • Philology, classical studies, translation and linguistics
Mode of deliveryDistance
Credits3
Length of course1 academic year
Language(s) of instructionCatalan
Enrolment fee:First year: 270,00 €
An increase of 10% is applied to the price, up to a maximum of € 70, as administration fee
In-company placement(s):No
Classes begin:29/09/2023
E-mailcusc@ub.edu
Master's degree course homepage https://www.ub.edu/discursospromociocatala/
ManagmentFlors Mas , Avel·lí
Open pre-enrolmentNo
Lead to doctoral studiesNo
Admission for applicants not holding a degree qualification:Sí, amb crèdits pendents (10% o menys)

Objectives and competences

Objectives

- Knowledge: Acquiring specific knowledge about the discourses used in the promotion of Catalan language, whether in favour or against it.
- Understanding: understand the tools of analysis and understanding of those arguments.
- Responding: acquire discursive resources and develop a capacity to argue.

Access and admission

Applicant profile and access requirements

Recommended applicant profile

- Experts in language normalization.
- Language advisers and promoters.
- Language service professionals.
- Professionals in language hosting (social educators, mediators, etc.).
- Coordinators of language and social cohesion in schools and high schools.
- Teachers and managers of primary education centres.
- University lecturers in Catalan language and literature.
- Public administration specialists, from private sector or associations, working in language-related issues.
- Professionals in cultural institutions who want to deepen their knowledge in this area.
- Candidates from human and social sciences.
- Candidates interested in expanding their education in aspects of sociolinguistics.

Access requirements: no specific admission requirements.

Access requirements and conditions

The course is also open to students with no prior university education, who will acquire the same knowledge and skills and receive a specific qualification for their learner group. Information on the access requirements and other conditions can be obtained from the course directors.

Pre-enrolment

Contact us

Faculty or school where the course is taught


Address:Facultat de Filologia i Comunicació
Gran Via de les Corts Catalanes, 585

08007 - Barcelona
Catalunya
Email address:cusc@ub.edu
Webpage:https://www.ub.edu/discursospromociocatala/
Telephone:934037065
Observations:one Friday a month, from 4.30 p.m. to 7.30 p.m (online).

For further enquiries


Address:CUSC - Centre de Recerca en Sociolingüística i Com
Gran Via de les Corts Catalanes, 585

08007 - Barcelona
Catalunya
Email address:cusc@ub.edu
Webpage:https://www.ub.edu/discursospromociocatala/
Telephone:934037065
Observations:one Friday a month, from 4.30 p.m. to 7.30 p.m (online).