Italian: general, on-site (A1-A2)

Courses from Level A1 to Level A2 of the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages (CEFR)

Strong points

  • Communicative approach
  • Small groups
  • Participative classes
  • All the communicative skills are worked on
  • Quick acquisition of basic communication skills
  • University level


  • Certificates for levels A1 and A2.
  • Certificates recognised by the Government of Catalonia and the Catalan university system.

Courses of 60 hours taught on-site, 4 hours per week (Mondays and Wednesdays or Tuesdays and Thursdays), in four-monthly periods: October to January and February to May.

There may be changes to courses at the Language Service if the university, in accordance with the health authorities, decides to place restrictions on face-to-face teaching.

Based on the levels of the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages

Credit recognition 
Recognition for up to 12 ECTS credits

Course syllabuses.

Certificate demonstrating a pass in the previous level (or results of a level test). 
Age over 18.  
It is not necessary to be a member of the UAB community. 

120 hours course  (60 hourse on-site)

Course Price  Total Amount *   
Alumnado y personal UAB, Alumni UAB 515,00 € 555,00 €
Comunidad Universitária Vinculada 544,40 € 584,40 €
Personas externas 640,00 € 680,00 €

* The total amount is the price of the course plus administrative management fees (€40).

- The second enrolments and subsequent registrations have a bonus of €40
- Associated University Community has a 15% disccount on external prices.
- Returned receipts and refunds incur a handling fee payable by the bank account holder. The amount of this handling fee is € 2.50.


  • UAB students and staff: Students (undergraduate and postgraduate), academic staff and administrative and service staff of UAB centres and Alumni UAB.
  • Associated University Community: Amics UAB; Esfera UAB; Parc de Recerca; Students, Teaching Staff and PAS of Affiliated Schools, Alumni Servei de Llengües, Fundació Autònoma, etc., and UPC Affiliated Schools.

Open in person from 3 to 27 July and from 1 September onwards.

To enrol on a language-level course at UAB Idiomes Campus you need to show a certificate to confirm you have passed the previous level or else take a level test.

Opening hours:

Mondays to Fridays, 9 to 14 and 15 to 20 h

Phone times (93 581 13 25):

Mondays to Fridays, 9.30 to 12.30 and 15 to 18 h.



Please note:

- Your enrolment will be finalised when we have confirmed that the entry requirements have been met.
- The number of places on our courses is limited, so we deal with enrolment requests in the order they arrive.
- When you have enrolled, we will contact you to confirm this and give you the payment instructions, where appropriate.

UAB Idiomes reserves the right to cancel a group if a minimum number of students has not enrolled.

UAB Idiomes offers you the following facilities and discounts for enrolment:

UAB Idiomes Campus

15% discount on the less/least expensive course fee if you study more than one language.
15% discount for single-parent families.
15 % discount for victims of gender-based violence or terrorism.
15% discount for officially recognised “large families” (currently, three or more children).
 15% discount for those who have presented accreditation of their economic situation with a view to paying fees as a grant holder and who fulfil the requirements.  

Attention important:

1. The discounts are non-cumulative.
2. The proof of the discount requested must be provided at the time of enrollment or within 10 calendar days after the enrollment.

If you’re a student starting you can apply for one of the UAB Idiomes grants.


Call for applications for UAB grants and other support to meet the university community's needs regarding languages. You can find specific information on each call on the links below.

For students

UAB students can also apply for PARLA3 grants from the Catalan Government (Generalitat).

For teaching staff and administration and services staff 

Level, dates and schedules

     Calendar       Days and hours
2.10.2023 to 31.1.2024       Mondays and Wednesdays, 3 to 5 pm

     Calendar       Days and hours
19.2.2024 to 17.6.2024       Mondays and Wednesdays, 3 to 5 pm