Skip to content
Programs : Brochure
CISaustralia Barcelona Short-term Study Abroad
Barcelona, Spain (Outgoing Program)
Program Terms: Summer (Dec - Feb)
Partner University Homepage: Click to visit
Restrictions: Sydney applicants only
Program Details:
Program Type:
Non-Exchange Short-Term
Short-term Type:
Coursework, Cultural Experiences
Short-term Duration:
2-3 weeks
Program Description:

January in Barcelona, Spain Short-term Study Abroad
CIS Australia

CIS Barcelona ST SAB
Location Barcelona, Spain
Program description  Spending a few weeks of your summer holidays in Barcelona can be your reality. Breathe in the fresh Mediterranean air while you soak up the Spanish language and the distinctive Barcelona culture. Students also have the opportunity to study a unique international business course, Management Across Borders, or Contemporary Spanish Society.

In a short time you can expect to gain or improve your Spanish language skills – there is nothing like hearing, reading and speaking a new language every day. You can potentially earn the equivalent of 6 credit points towards your degree in Contemporary Spanish Society, taught in English by Barcelona School for International Studies (SIS). The Management Across Borders course also allows students the opportunity to gain academic credit for one business/management/HR related course, taught in English. 
Choose from one of the following subjects to help you get ahead academically while enjoying an engaging experience in vibrant Barcelona.
Relevant subject areas Social Science, Business
Program dates 2 January – 21 January 2017
Application deadline Friday, 28 October 2016
Places available CIS Australia programs are highly competitive and fill up fast so be sure to get your application in as early as possible.
Eligibility criteria When researching the CIS Australia programs, be sure to consider whether you meet the published pre-requisites. You should contact CIS Australia for course syllabi and discuss whether the program meets your academic requirements by discussing it with your course coordinator at the University of Sydney.
Credit/Not-for-credit Please contact your faculty office with the below form/email to submit an application for credit. Participation in any CIS Australia program does not guarantee credit and will require faculty assessment of individual applications-for-credit.
Arts and Social Sciences
Language Classes are instructed in English.
Fees and scholarships 2017 Total Program Fee: A$5090
  • Cultural and recreational trips and activities in Barcelona
  • One guided weekend excursion outside of Barcelona
  • Tuition fees (one course only)
  • Accommodation (apartment or local homestay)
  • Breakfast and dinner daily are included with homestay accommodation
  • Medical and accident insurance
  • On the ground CISaustralia support services for the duration of your program
  • Academic advising
  • Financial advice
  • Assistance with travel arrangements
  • Pre-departure orientation
  • Airport pick up on designated arrival day
  • Jacksonville University official transcript*
Additional costs (not included in program fee):  Airfare, travel insurance, personal expenses.
OS-HELP loans may be available to eligible students enrolled in a Commonwealth supported place where the program is approved for credit prior to departure. Application required.
Location overview Barcelona is seaside city that is famous for its art and architecture, world-class dining – it’s here that molecular gastronomy took off – and its all night, seaside party scene. You can stroll the historic streets and botanic gardens, eat amazing tapas, enjoy a variety of sports on the Mediterranean and visit the numerous museums and galleries showcasing local masters such as Picasso, Miró and Dalí. 
Contact for more information CIS Australia