Degree in Catalan Language and Literature

240 credits - Faculty of Philosophy and Arts

The main aim of the Degree in Catalan Language and Literature is to train professionals with a general profile to have a global knowledge of the different subjects on the curriculum, to be able to understand oral and written texts in English and to express themselves in the language both orally and in writing. In addition, the intention is for these professionals to be able to practically apply the knowledge acquired to: a) transmit information to a specialised and more general audience; b) continue their learning to a high level of independence; c) adapt to the specific sociocultural requirements, and d) perform their duties in a wide variety of professions.

Credit Summary

Core Training Mandatory Elective Subjects External Practicum Final Degree Project Total
  60   144   30   *   6 240
* The external placements are included as an elective subject

Subjects

First-year subjects
Name Type Credits Teaching
language
Period
20200 - The Idea of Europe throughout History Core Training 6,0 Spanish 1st semester
20250 - Visual Culture: Themes and Symbols in the History of Art Core Training 6,0 Catalan 1st semester
20700 - Introduction to Literary Studies Core Training 6,0 Catalan 1st semester
20701 - Linguistics Core Training 6,0 Catalan 1st semester
20800 - Oral and Written Expression Techniques Core Training 6,0 Spanish 1st semester
20702 - Regulatory Language I: Text Core Training 6,0 Catalan 2nd semester
20703 - Introduction to Catalan Literature Core Training 6,0 Catalan 2nd semester
20801 - Introduction to Latin Core Training 6,0 Catalan 2nd semester
20900 - Philosophy in the Current World Core Training 6,0 Catalan 2nd semester
21800 - Comprehension and Interpretation of Academic Texts in the English Language Core Training 6,0 English 2nd semester
Second-year subjects
Name Type Credits Teaching
language
Period
20704 - Descriptive Grammar of Catalan: Phonetics and Phonology Mandatory 6,0 Catalan 1st semester
20705 - Sociolinguistics Mandatory 6,0 Catalan 1st semester
20706 - Social History of the Catalan Language Mandatory 6,0 Catalan 1st semester
20707 - 20th Century Catalan Literature Mandatory 6,0 Catalan 1st semester
20708 - Theory of Literature Mandatory 6,0 Catalan 1st semester
20709 - Regulatory Language II: Units Mandatory 6,0 Catalan 2nd semester
20710 - Origin and Interrelationship of Romance Languages Mandatory 6,0 Catalan 2nd semester
20711 - Mediaeval Catalan Literature Mandatory 6,0 Catalan 2nd semester
20712 - Comparative Literature Mandatory 6,0 Catalan 2nd semester
20809 - Second Language and its Literature I (German) Mandatory 6,0 German 2nd semester
20880 - Second Language and its Literature I (Portuguese) Mandatory 6,0 Portuguese 2nd semester
21803 - Second Language and its Literature I (French) Mandatory 6,0 French 2nd semester
Third-year subjects
Name Type Credits Teaching
language
Period
20713 - Regulatory Language III: Sentence Mandatory 6,0 Catalan 1st semester
20714 - Historic Catalan Grammar Mandatory 6,0 Catalan 1st semester
20715 - Catalan Renaissance, Baroque and Neoclassicism Literature Mandatory 6,0 Catalan 1st semester
20716 - Theory of Folklore Mandatory 6,0 Catalan 1st semester
20815 - Second Language And its Literature II (German) Mandatory 6,0 German 1st semester
20881 - Second Language And its Literature II (Portuguese) Mandatory 6,0 Portuguese 1st semester
21806 - Second Language and its Literature II (French) Mandatory 6,0 French 1st semester
20717 - Descriptive Grammar of Catalan: Morphology and Lexicology Mandatory 6,0 Catalan 2nd semester
20718 - Language Variation Mandatory 6,0 Catalan 2nd semester
20719 - Catalan Literature in Romantic and Realist Periods Mandatory 6,0 Catalan 2nd semester
20720 - Catalan Ethnopoetics Mandatory 6,0 Catalan 2nd semester
20721 - Linguistic Planning Mandatory 6,0 Catalan 2nd semester
Fourth-year subjects
Name Type Credits Teaching
language
Period
20722 - Interdisciplinary Approaches in Literature Mandatory 6,0 Catalan 2nd semester
20723 - Universal Literature and Catalan Literature: Areas of Confluence Mandatory 6,0 Catalan 2nd semester
20724 - Tendencies of Current Catalan Literature Mandatory 6,0 Catalan 2nd semester
20725 - Descriptive Grammar of Catalan: Syntax and Pragmatics Mandatory 6,0 Catalan 2nd semester
20726 - Final Degree Project Final Degree Project 6,0 Catalan 2nd semester
Elective subjects
Name Type Credits Teaching
language
Period
20727 - Reading Contemporary Catalan Poetry Elective 6,0 Catalan 1st semester
20732 - Mediaeval Catalan Poetry and Narrative Elective 6,0 1st semester
20733 - Commentary of Catalan Literary Texts Elective 6,0 Catalan 1st semester
20738 - The Classical Roots of Catalan Culture Elective 6,0 Catalan 1st semester
20739 - Mediaeval Catalan Elective 6,0 1st semester
20741 - Onomastics Elective 6,0 Catalan 1st semester
20746 - General Morphology Elective 6,0 1st semester
20747 - Translatology Elective 6,0 German 1st semester
20750 - Teaching Catalan as a L2 Elective 6,0 Catalan 1st semester
20751 - Practical Placements for Catalan Language and Literature Elective 6,0 Catalan 1st semester
20804 - Evolution of Latin and Romance Languages Elective 6,0 Catalan 1st semester
20805 - Description and Analysis of Spanish: Lexical Study Elective 6,0 Spanish 1st semester
20806 - Description and Analysis of Spanish: Syntax I Elective 6,0 Spanish 1st semester
20816 - Golden Age of Spanish Literature: Theatre Elective 6,0 Spanish 1st semester
20817 - Mediaeval Spanish Literature I Elective 6,0 Spanish 1st semester
20878 - English for Philology and Philosophy Elective 6,0 English 1st semester
21801 - English Language I Elective 6,0 English 1st semester
21805 - English Language III Elective 6,0 English 1st semester
21808 - English Literature I: 20th Century Voices Elective 6,0 English 1st semester
21815 - English Language V Elective 6,0 English 1st semester
21817 - English Literature II: Romantics and Victorians Elective 6,0 English 1st semester
21825 - English Literature III: The Long 18th Century Elective 6,0 English 1st semester
20802 - Critical Study of Spanish Literature Elective 6,0 Spanish 2nd semester
20803 - Introduction to the Study of the Spanish Language Elective 6,0 Spanish 2nd semester
20810 - Description and Analysis of Spanish: Phonetics and Phonology Elective 6,0 Spanish 2nd semester
20811 - Description and Analysis of Spanish: Syntax II Elective 6,0 Spanish 2nd semester
20812 - Golden Age of Spanish Literature: Prose Elective 6,0 Spanish 2nd semester
20813 - 19th Century Spanish Literature Elective 6,0 Spanish 2nd semester
20818 - Description and Analysis of Spanish: Study of Meaning Elective 6,0 Spanish 2nd semester
20821 - Introduction to Hispano-American Literature Elective 6,0 Spanish 2nd semester
20825 - Description and Analysis of Spanish: Linguistics and Text Elective 6,0 Spanish 2nd semester
20827 - Contemporary Spanish Literature: from the Civil War to our Days Elective 6,0 Spanish 2nd semester
21802 - English Language II Elective 6,0 English 2nd semester
21804 - Cultural Insights into the English-Speaking World I Elective 6,0 English 2nd semester
21810 - English Language IV Elective 6,0 English 2nd semester
21813 - Postcolonial Literatures in English Elective 6,0 English 2nd semester
21819 - English Language VI Elective 6,0 English 2nd semester
21821 - Literatures of The United States of America Elective 6,0 English 2nd semester
21828 - English Literature IV: From the Origins to Shakespeare Elective 6,0 English 2nd semester
20728 - Contemporary Catalan Narrative Elective 6,0
20729 - Contemporary Catalan Drama: Text and Show Elective 6,0
20730 - Gender Literature and Studies Elective 6,0
20731 - Cultural Studies Elective 6,0
20734 - History of Catalan Culture Elective 6,0
20735 - Metrics Elective 6,0
20736 - Mediaeval Catalan Drama Elective 6,0
20737 - Contemporary Non-Fiction Catalan Prose Elective 6,0
20740 - Philological Editing and Analysis of Catalan Texts Elective 6,0
20742 - Experimental Phonetics Elective 6,0
20743 - General Phonology Elective 6,0
20744 - General Syntax Elective 6,0
20745 - Terminology and Lexicology Elective 6,0
20748 - Legal-Administrative Catalan Elective 6,0
20749 - Review of Oral and Written Texts Elective 6,0

Calendar, specified by time groups

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Degree in Catalan Language and Literature 1st year G02 schedule examinations