May Term in Barcelona, Spain

Providing unique learning experiences for students since 1969.

Program information

Offering content courses in English in Humanities, International Business and Marketing.

The May Intensive Term with Spanish Studies in Barcelona is an excellent opportunity to experience the culture and beauty of Catalonia. This term is ideal for beginner students of Spanish, that do not have the necessary language level to take content courses in Spanish, but want to have a rigorous academic experience abroad in a prestigious local university with international students.

Why choose this program?

  • Dedication to academic excellence
  • Classes meet Monday through Friday for a total of 45 contact hours
  • Small class size for personalized attention
  • 3 semester credits
  • All courses are taught in English at the historic Casa de la Convalescència (Sant Pau Campus) at Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona, by highly qualified Spanish university professors with extensive experience in teaching US college students.
  • Live with a local family or in a residencia
  • All meals included
  • Full access to university facilities
  • Excursions: immerse yourself in a culture while touring with a group you know

Requirements

  • 2.75 overall GPA

May Term Programs

May 9, 2020
– May 29, 2020
Apply by: Apr 2, 2020
$3.600

Course Catalog

Art
SA3042E - DIGITAL PHOTOGRAPHY
Taught in English.
Credits: 3
Contact hours: 45
Fall, May, Spring
Design
SA3037E - URBAN INTERVENTIONS, GRAFFITI & PUBLIC SCULPTURE
Taught in English.
Credits: 3
Contact hours: 45
Fall, May, Spring
Business
SA2043E - BUSINESS IN ACTION: LOCAL COMPANIES IN A GLOBAL WORLD
Taught in English.
Credits: 3
Contact hours: 45
Fall, May, Spring
Business
SA2041E - MANAGERIAL SKILLS FOR INTERNATIONAL BUSINESS
Taught in English.
Credits: 3
Contact hours: 45
Fall, May, Spring
History, Politics and Culture
SA3023E - SPANISH CIVILIZATION AND CULTURE
Taught in English.
Credits: 3
Contact hours: 45
Fall, May, Spring

Costs include

Tuition

Double occupancy room & full board

Laundry

Overnight & local study visits & cultural activities

Orientation

Health Insurance

Spanish Studies transcript

Support of onsite staff

Special Dietary Needs

  • Students with food allergies, intolerances, or other medical conditions that require a special diet may incur an extra fee to cover related dietary expenses. Please contact Spanish Studies for additional details.

All fees are in U.S. dollars and based on current exchange rates. Any considerable decrease in the value of the dollar will affect fees.

Meet your Resident Director

I will work with you from the moment you apply to the Barcelona program. Throughout your stay in Barcelona and until your departure I will help you, guide you, hug you when you need it and be a part of this amazing experience that will change your life. I love interacting with students and making sure you feel secure and satisfied. Don’t hesitate to participate in this life changing experience. We are waiting for you!

Adriana Pajares

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