Llengües a la UdG

Local culture

VIBOT and MAIA students

The objective of the Local Culture Course is to facilitate a linguistic and cultural exchange between students of different countries and promote a closer and more realistic approach to the complexity, subtlety and richness of the intercultural communication.

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Cultural tandems

What are cultural tandems?

Cultural and linguistic exchanges between a UdG student and a student participating in VIBOT Master.

Presentation of the activity

Day:
Tuesday, 3 October
Classroom:
Assembly Hall, Faculty of Law
Time:
From 4 to 5:30 p.m.

Time commitment

  • 25 hours of exchange
  • From February to June
  • Flexible timetable agreed upon by the participating pair

Goals

  • To facilitate cultural and linguistic exchanges
  • To know other cultures
  • To promote Catalan culture
  • To facilitate your knowledge about local and national culture

Assessment

Recommendations

  • Read your e-mails regularly.
  • If you want to give up the tandem, tell your partner and the coordinator.
  • Please start as soon as you are able to do the 25 hours of the linguistic exchange.

Cultural activities

These activities are compulsory and free.

Guided visit to old part of Gerona

Day 
Saturday, 23 October
Place and hour to meet
9 a.m., in front of Post Office (Correus). Near Independence Square (Plaça Independència)
Hour to return
12 p.m.

Guided visit to Calella de Palafrugell

Day
Saturday, 7 October
Place and hour to meet
9 a.m., same place
Hour to return
2 p.m.

Guided visit to Barcelona*

*
You will have enough time to have lunch. You can go to a restaurant or bring a sandwich.
Day
Saturday, 11 November
Place and hour to meet
9 a.m., same place
Hour to return  
6 p.m.

Visit with the Xoriguers, the human tower group of the UdG

Day
To be scheduled
Place and hour to meet
1 p.m.
Hour to return
2 p.m.

Cultural classes

When
Every Tuesday from 13.00 to 14.30 h
Days
September: 19, 26; October: 3, 10, 17, 24, 31; November: 7, 14, 21
Classroom

II-02 B Polytechnic School
Professor
Mariona Anfruns

Language classes

Days
September: 19, 26; October: 3, 10, 17, 24, 31; November: 7, 14, 21
Classroom
II-02 B Polytechnic School
Professor
Míriam Salvatierra