Global Tracks have been designed by certain departments for their major students. If you do not see your major in this area, that’s okay! You can choose from any of the classes in the Academics section (above) in coordination with your academic advisor.
As one of the largest metropolises in the Mediterranean region, Barcelona is rich in history, culture, and industry! It’s a major economic and financial center and home of many well-known artists and professional sports teams, like FC Barcelona. In addition to your courses, The Institute for American Universities (IAU) will help you experience all Barcelona has to offer through guest speakers and cultural activities.
The Communication advising team put together information in the document below to get you started and are available to answer your questions and help you plan for your studies abroad in Barcelona.
Communication at UA Barcelona (2.42 MB)
Global Studies Majors
Satisfy your international immersion requirement by spending a summer, semester, or academic year in Barcelona! UA Barcelona offers students the opportunity to experience both Spanish and Catalonian culture while offering courses from various academic areas making this a truly intercultural experience. Global Studies students can use the list of courses below to choose from pre-approved courses for two different thematic emphasis areas. As always, we recommend choosing courses in coordination with your Global Studies academic advisor!
Global Studies at UA Barcelona (836.61 KB)
Retailing & Consumer Science Majors/Minors
UA Barcelona is an ideal location for RCSC students to expand their understanding of international business, management, and consumer behavior. Retailing & Consumer Science students can use the list of courses below to choose from pre-approved RCSC electives. It is always recommended to choose courses in coordination with your academic advisor.
Retailing & Consumer Science at UA Barcelona (2.41 MB)