Provisional schedule 2024-2025

Universitat de Barcelona
Academic calendar information

Beware: Each university has its own calendar, check the "start/end" dates of each course. Specially the UPF which works with trimestres September-December; January-March; March-June. 

Important: students who have to take additional training to access the master's degree (background courses) must consult the calendar of degrees in Philosophy, Psychology and Linguistics of the different centers (UB, UAB, UPF, UdG, URV) to adapt to their start dates.

Provisional dates
  • Background courses start 16th September 2024 [you can start attending background courses without being registered yet]
  • Welcome meeting: 27th September 2024 to confirm
  • MA courses start 30th September 2024
  • Annual conference: To be announced
  • MA thesis defense: July 2025 or September 2025

Schedule

Fall semester

  • Teaching: 29 September 2024 - 31 January 2025
  • Assessment: 29 September 2024 - 31 January 2025
  • One-exam assessment: 8-31 January 2025
  • Resits: 3-7 February

Chistmas break: 23 December 2024 - 7 January 2025

Spring semester

  • Teaching: 10 February 2025 (UPF: starts 8th January) - 27 June 2025
  • Assessment: 10 February 2025 (UPF: starts 8th January) - 27 June 2025
  • One-exam asessment: 2-27 June
  • Resits:1-5 July

Easter break: 14 -21 April 2025

MA thesis defence:

  • July: 8-12 July
  • September: 2-13 September

1st Semester: 11th September (Diada, Catalunya), 24th September (Mercé, Barcelona), 12th October (Hispanic Heritage Day), 1st November (All Saints), 6th December (Spanish Constitution), 8th December (Immaculate Conception). 

  • Christmas holidays: 23th December to 7th January (public holidays -shops closed- 25th December, 26th December, 1st January, 6th January)

2nd Semester:  21 April (Easter Monday-),  1st May (Worker's day), 9th June (Pasqua Granada), 24th June (Sant Joan).

  • Easter break: 14 -21 April 2025
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Create your schedule 2024-25

Download the Excel below to have an editable schedule with your courses.

Remember you have 4 general compulsory courses (3+final project), 3 compulsory courses of your branch and 3 optionals (that you need to choose yourself with the help of your tutor).

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Syllabi

You can see the syllabus of each course by clicking in its title. The official ones, that include the Ministry Memoir competence are available in the link below. In those links, the general interface of schedules and syllabi is only available in Catalan click "Pla docent" in order to see the syllabus in English (when English is the teaching language) and "Tardor" [Fall] or "Primavera" [Spring] in order to see the schedule.

Common mandatory courses
Course Credits Code Teacher Start End Schedule Location Sem
Foundations and structure of language 5 570503 Sergio Balari Ravera Evelina Leivada Thursdays, 9:00-11:00h UAB Filosofia i Lletres. Classroom: TBA 1st
Mental architecture and basic processes 5 570501 Tuesdays, 10:30-13:30h UB Raval. Classroom: TBA 1st
Philosophy of language and cognition 5 570502 Josefa (Pepa) Toribio Mateas Carlota Serrahima Mondays, 10:00-13:00h UB Raval. Classroom: TBA 1st
Master courses: Philosophy
Course Credits Code Teacher Start End Schedule Location Sem
Philosophy and cognitive sciences 5 571055 Thomas Sturm Thursdays, 10:30-13:30h UAB Filosofia i Lletres. Classroom: TBA 2nd
Advanced issues in cognitive sciences and philosophy 5 570504 Sven Rosenkranz Monday to Friday, 10:00-13:00h UB Raval. Classroom: TBA [APhil Name: Debates in Theoretical Philosophy] 2nd
The nature of language 5 570632 Manuel Jesús (Manolo) Martínez Wednesdays, 11:00-14:00h UB Raval. Classroom: TBA 1st
Master courses: Linguistics
Course Credits Code Teacher Start End Schedule Location Sem
Interdisciplinary applications of linguistic concepts 5 570515 Cedric Boeckx 14/10/2024 16/12/2024 Mondays, 15:00-18:00h UB Universitat (Josep Carner building). Classroom: TBA 1st
Contrastive linguistics 5 570505 Tuesdays, 17:30-20:30h UPF Poblenou. Classroom: TBA (UPF name: Qüest. Actuals Lingüística Formal) 2nd
Advanced issues in cognitive science and linguistics 5 570514 Francesc Xavier Villalba Fridays, 11:30-14:30h + Intensive course by invited professor UAB Filosofia i Lletres. Classroom: TBA 2nd
Master courses: Psychology
Course Credits Code Teacher Start End Schedule Location Sem
Developing speech, language and cognition 5 570518 Tuesdays, 15:00-18:00h UB Mundet. Classroom: Seminar Room, Dept. Cognition, Development and Educational Psychology (Edifici Ponent), 5th floor. 1st
Advanced issues in cognitive science and psychology 5 570517 Juan Manuel Toro Fridays, 10:00-13:00h UPF Ciutadella (Edifici Merce Rodoreda). Classroom: TBA 2nd
Topics in psychology, language and cognition 5 570516 Ruth De Diego-Balaguer Lluís Fuentemilla Mondays, 15:00-18:00h UB Mundet. Classroom: TBA 2nd
Optional Philosophy courses
Course Credits Code Teacher Start End Schedule Location Sem
Topics in philosophy of mind 5 570636 David Pineda Wednesdays, 16:00-19:00h UB Raval. Classroom: TBA 2nd
Topics in semantics and pragmatics 5 570640 Josep Macià Fàbrega Thursdays, 16:30-19:30h UB Raval. Classroom: TBA 1st
Topics in ontology 5 570641 Marta Campdelacreu Arqués Fridays, 9:30-12:30h UB Raval. Classroom: TBA 1st
Topics in epistemology 5 570638 Dario Mortini Fridays, 11:00-14:00h UB Raval. Classroom: TBA 2nd
Foundations of philosophy of science 5 570637 David Pineda Tuesdays, 9:30-12:00h UB Raval. Classroom: TBA 2nd
Philosophical logic 5 570639 José (Pepe) Martínez Fernández Tu. 15:00-16:30 & Th. 15:00-16:30h UB Raval. Classroom: TBA 2nd
Optional Linguistics courses
Course Credits Code Teacher Start End Schedule Location Sem
Natural Language Processing 5 570524 Mireia Farrús 02/10/2024 04/12/2024 Wednesdays, 15:00-18:00h UB Universitat. Josep Carner (Aribau, 2). Classroom: TBA 1st
Linguistic Variation 5 570522 Eulàlia Bonet Alsina Elena Pagliarini Thursdays, 11:30-13:30h UAB Filosofia i Lletres. Classroom: TBA 1st
Computational morphosyntax 5 570519 Thomas Brochhagen 08/01/2025 11/03/2025 Tuesdays, 14:30-17:30h UPF Poblenou. Classroom: TBA(UPF name: Natural Language Processing) 2nd
Empirical linguistics 5 570521 Dan Dediu 12/02/2025 30/04/2025 (exclusions: 16 April Easter and 23 April Sant Jordi -Philology patron-)) Wednesdays, 10:00-13:00h UB Universitat (new building: entrance Aribau). Classroom: TBA 2nd
Grammar and its interfaces 5 570523 Francesc Josep (Xico) Torres Tamarit Maria Teresa Espinal Farré Fridays, 9:30-11:30h UAB Filosofia i Lletres. Classroom: TBA 2nd
Cuestiones de Semántica Léxica 5 570520 Natàlia Català Torres Lunes, 16:00-19:00h UB Universitat (Josep Carner building). 2nd
Optional Psychology courses
Course Credits Code Teacher Start End Schedule Location Sem
Perception, action and consciousness 5 570527 Cristina De La Malla Elisabet Tubau Sala Wednesdays, 15:00-18:00h UB Mundet. Classroom: TBA 1st
Modelos Cognitivos del Procesamiento Sintáctico 5 570526 Josep Demestre Viernes, 11:00-14:00h UB Universitat (Carner). Classroom: TBA 1st
Language processing in bilinguals 5 570528 María Pilar Ferré Romeu Thursdays, 11:00-14:00h Tarragona. URV Sescelades. Classroom: TBA 2nd
Methods and statistical techniques for researchers 5 570525 Rumen Manolov Wednesday 10.00 to 13.00 UB Mundet. Classroom: TBA 1st
Master thesis
Course Credits Code Teacher Start End Schedule Location Sem
Master's final dissertation or MA thesis (TFM) 15 570532 06/02/2024 15/09/2024 First general meeting in February. After that individual tutorships with advisors. TBA 2nd
Background courses: Psychology
Course Credits Code Teacher Start End Schedule Location Sem
Language and Comnunication (BA code: 361075) 6 570558 Mireia Hernández Prado UB Mundet. Classroom: TBA (Tuesday & Thursday), TBA (Friday) 1st
Perception and attention (codi grau:361071) 6 570560 Laura Bosch 13/09/2023 21/12/2023 Monday & Wednesdays 13.00-15.00 (group E1) UB Mundet. Classroom: 1202 (11 and 18 October, 1306 ) 1st
Psicolingüística y neurolingüística (codi grau:12264226) 6 570557 María Dolores Jiménez López Natàlia Català Torres 25/09/2023 09/02/2024 Wednesdays & Thursdays, 12-14h URV Campus Catalunya. Classroom: 416 1st
Raonament i resolució de problemes 6 570561 Elisabet Tubau Sala 18/09/2023 21/12/2023 2 groups. G1: Tuesdays & Thursdays (10-11:30) & Fridays (10:30-11:30). G2: Tuesdays & Thursdays (8:30-10) & Fridays, (9:30-10:30) UB Mundet. Classroom: G1: 2102 / G2: 2104 2nd
Diseño de investigación (codi grau: 361050) 6 570562 María Isabel Núñez Peña 18/09/2023 21/12/2023 2 groups. G1: Mondays & Wednesdays (13-14:30) & Fridays (11:30-12:30). G2: Mondays & Wednesdays (11:30-13) & Fridays (10:30-11:30) UB Mundet. Classroom: 2101 2nd
Internships in centers - Disseny experimental de psicologia (pràctiques en centres) 12 570556 Laura Bosch María Pilar Ferré Romeu Juan Manuel Toro October June 250h working in research groups throughout the year Different locations (Mundet, Bellvitge, Sant Joan de Déu-Numància)
Background courses: Linguistics
Course Credits Code Teacher Start End Schedule Location Sem
Grammatical structures (codi UAB 100228: Introduction to linguistics) 6 570548 Sergio Balari Ravera UAB Filosofia i Lletres. Classroom: TBA 1st
Theory of language/Teoría del lenguaje (codi grau UB: 361872, Introducció a la lingüística) 6 570554 Joana Maria Rossello Ximenes Wendy Elvira-García Faustino Diéguez Vide UB. Universitat. Carner building (Aribau, 2) (Catalan group), (Spanish group), (English group) 2nd
Lingüística computacional (codi grau: 361749) 6 570550 Mireia Farrús UB Universitat. Josep Carner building. Classroom: 4.4 1st
Background courses: Philosophy
Course Credits Code Teacher Start End Schedule Location Sem
Filosofia de la ciència I (codi UB:360962) 6 570539 Manuel Jesús (Manolo) Martínez (Exam January) UB Raval. Classroom: TBA 1st
Filosofia del llenguatge I (codi UB:360964) 6 570540 Aida Roige Group A1. Tuesdays (11-13h) & Wednesdays (11-12h) Group B1 afternoon UB Raval. Classroom: TBA 1st
Filosofia del llenguatge i de la ment (codi UB:363799) 6 570546 Encarnación (Esa) Díaz León Wednesdays, 17-19h UB Raval. Classroom: TBA 1st
Introducció a la lògica (codi UB:360906) 6 570542 José (Pepe) Martínez Fernández Group A1. Tuesdays, Wednesdays & Thursdays, 10-11h UB Raval. Classroom: TBA 1st
Metafísica I (codi UdG:3102G03025) 6 570547 Josep Lluís Prades Tuesdays & Thursdays, 16-17:30h UdG Barri Vell. Classroom: A5. Students are able to choose virtual tutoring. For more information, please contact the professor 1st
Qüestions de Teoria del Coneixement (Epistemologia) (codi UB:360970) 6 570538 Manuel Pérez Otero UB Raval. Classroom: TBA 1st