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.

Activity:
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.
Activity:
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.
Activity:
Guided visit to Barcelona*
Day:
Saturday, 11 November
Place and hour to meet:
9 a.m., same place
Hour to return:
6 p.m.
Activity:
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.

* You will have enough time to have lunch. You can go to a restaurant or bring a sandwich.

Cultural classes

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

Catalan survival course specially designed for foreign students in university contexts. Every Tuesday from 12.00 to 13.00 h

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