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Catalan A1/A1+ free courses

Learn Catalan from scratch with the A1/A1+ courses offered by the Language Policy Service. The courses run for the duration of the academic term.

2020/2021 course


Targeted at

Exchange students at the University of Valencia.

Location

First-semester courses will be taught online because of the exceptional public health conditions.
Second-semester courses are intended to be offered on campus, unless public health conditions require otherwise.

Length and places available

Each course is 10 weeks long and it will involve a one-hour videoconferencing group session per week and a half-hour weekly videoconferencing session in small groups at different time slots.
Second-semester courses will involve two two-hour sessions per week.
Both admitted and waitlisted applicants will be notified by e-mail.

Registration periods

  • First term: 7 – 20 September 2020.
  • Second term: 13 – 29 January 2021.

Fee

Registration is free.

Attendance

Three consecutive or five non-consecutive unexcused absences from class will lead to withdrawal from the course. 

Each course is worth 1.5 credits. 

The Language Policy Service will issue a free certificate of completion, for university internal use only, to all students that have completed at least 80% of the course hours and have completed at least 80% of activities on the virtual classroom.

Groups, schedule and registration

Click on the academic term to see the groups, then click on the campus name and fill out the form.

FIRST TERM
  A1 ELS TARONGERS A1 BLASCO IBÁÑEZ A1 BURJASSOT-PATERNA
Online Online Online

Tuesday 1 – 2 pm
videoconferencing group session

Thursday
half-hour videoconferencing session in small groups, to choose from:
9 – 9.30 am
9.30 – 10 am
11.30 am – 12 pm
12 – 12.30 pm
12.30 – 1 pm

Monday 9 – 10 am
videoconferencing group session

Wednesday
half-hour videoconferencing session in small groups, to choose from:
9 – 9.30 am
9.30 – 10 am
11.30 am – 12 pm
12 – 12.30 pm
12.30 – 1 pm

Tuesday 1 – 2 pm
videoconferencing group session

Thursday
half-hour videoconferencing session in small groups, to choose from:
9 – 9.30 am
9.30 – 10 am
11.30 am – 12 pm
12 – 12.30 pm
12.30 – 1 pm

6 October – 15 December 5 October – 16 December 6 October – 15 December
SECOND TERM
  A1 ELS TARONGERS A1+ BLASCO IBÁÑEZ A1+ BURJASSOT-PATERNA
To be determined To be determined To be determined
Tuesday and Thursday
1 – 3 pm
Monday and Wednesday
9 – 11 am
Tuesday and Thursday
1 – 3 pm
16 February – 11 May 15 February – 10 May 16 February – 11 May