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Language Institute courses

2017/2018 CURSE

Table of equivalencess

In this section you will find the equivalences between teaching hours of each of the courses offered by the Institute of Languages and the credits obtained, and that are validated by optional credits.


Validation of titles

The Institute of Languages recognizes courses passed in other institutions, in this section there is the list of centers the degrees of which they can be recognized.

This accreditation only avoids doing the level test thus allowing access to the next level without the need to perform the test, does not certify the recognition of credits or level by the Institute.





Senior Program students can sign up for the general course offer organized by the Language Institute.

Students may only enroll after the second year of enrollment.


German: levels A1, A2 and B1

English: levels A1, A2, B1, B2.1, B2.2, C1.1 and C1.2

Catalan: levels B2, C1 and C2

French: levels A1, A2, B1, B2.1 and B2.2

Italian: levels A1, A2, B1 and B2.2

Occitan: levels A1 and A2



Information on dates, times and programs on the website of the Institute of Languages:


To access the general language courses, except for the initial courses (level A1), it is necessary to have passed the previous level course, present a recognized certificate or take a level test.

The level tests will be carried out on September 4 from 9:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. in classroom 2.01 of the Multipurpose building of the Cappont Campus.

Interested people can come during this time to take the test. The maximum duration of the test is 1.5 hours. The results will be published on the website and on the bulletin board of the Institute of Languages on September 6.


Procedure: the registration will be face-to-face in the Secretariat of the Institute of Languages.

Registration hours: Monday to Friday, from 9:30 a.m. to 2:00 p.m., and Monday to Thursday, from 3:30 p.m. to 5:30 p.m.

Documentation necessary to formalize the registration: certificate of the previous level (if no level test or any course has been done at the Language School of the Institute of Languages).


Enrollment of former students of the Institute of Languages ​​of the course 16/17 *

Students of English courses 16/17 can enroll in the next level course (or at the same level, if they have been suspended or have not taken the exam) preferably from July 12 to 19, 2017.

Students from Catalan, Spanish, Occitan, French, German, Italian and Chinese from 16/17 and from the 2017 summer English courses of the UdL Language School can enroll in the next level course (or same, if it has been suspended or not submitted to the exam) preferably on September 4 and 5, 2017.

New student enrollment

Level A1 courses: from September 6 to 18, 2017.

If there are vacancies, the registration will continue open.

* People who have been enrolled in a language course during the previous academic year and want to continue studying at the immediately higher level (or the same, if suspended or suspended) are considered alumni of the Language School of the Institute of Languages have not taken the exam) of this language.


The Institute of Languages issues the corresponding certificates once the evaluation is passed. Some are recognized or approved by other institutions:

In addition, if the students attend at least 80% of the classes and carry out the tasks of the course, they can validate the course with ECTS credits (depending on the number of hours of the course), as an optional subject in the curricula of the degrees linked to the UdL Senior Program (up to a maximum of 12 ECTS).


This table allows you to see the credits to be validated in the Senior Program qualifications.

The credits to be validated will always be OPTIONAL.


Catalan B2 070 6
Catalan C1 090 9
Catalan C2 090 9
English A1 120 12
English A2 120 12
English B1 120 12
English B2.1 120 12
English B2.2 120 12
English C1.1 120 12
English C1.2 120 12
French A1 090 9
French A2 090 9
French B1 090 9
French B2.1 090 9
French B2.2 110 12
German A1 120 12
German A2 120 12
German B1 120 12
Italian A1 120 12
Italian A2 120 12
Italian B1 120 12
Italian B2.2 120 12
Occitan A1 040 6
Occitan A2 060 6
Chinese   120 12


This section only lists those centers whose level certifications are accepted for all the languages taught, for other certifications and more specific centers recognized by the UdL Institute of Languages, the table of recognized certificates (Requirements) must be consulted. There is on its official page.

The validation of a level certificate gives access to the post-validation course without the need for a level test. The accreditation of the passed course must be presented (certificate of the institution where the course has been carried out).


Official Language School (language level certificate of any Official Language School of all Spain)

Catalan Universities (language level certificate of any Catalan University)

ACLES (certified level of any language and institution that carries the ACLES certification, Association of Language Centers in Higher Education)