Study Abroad: Barcelona, Spain
Explore and thrive in this eclectic city. Barcelona offers something for everyone – enjoy a Flamenco performance, tour Gaudi architectural masterpieces, or delight in a gastronomic adventure at La Boqueria, and much more!
Spend this spring living and learning in the thriving city of Barcelona. Students will study and travel alongside RCCD faculty members with additional in-country support provided by CAPA The Global Education Network.
In shared apartments throughout the city, students will be able to live like the locals after being shown around their neighborhoods and the surrounding city on a guided walking tour. Throughout the semester, students will be immersed academically and socially through coursework and My Global City activities.
Dates: February 25 - May 18, 2019
Program Costs: $8,995.00 *
Application Deadline: November 19, 2018
* Included in the Program Cost:
Housing: Students will live in shared, furnished apartments.
Airfare: Round trip airfare from Los Angeles to Spain.
Student Events: Social events including an arrival reception and departure ceremony.
MyEducation Barcelona: MyEducation is CAPA's uniquqe learning immersion program, which blends local culture and top-notch academics into the experience of a lifetime for our students. MyEducation combines theme-based learning with cultural experiences, turning Florence into your classroom.
Insurance: All CAPA students receive our medical, travel and accident insurance.
* Not included in the Program Cost:
Course Fees: $46 per unit are paid in the same manner as on campus classes
Food and meals are the responsibility of the student
Mon, 9/24/18 - 12:30-2:00 pm - Bradshaw, Hall of Fame
Tue, 10/09/18 - 12:30-2:00 pm - Bradshaw, Hall of Fame
Wed, 11/14/18 - 12:30-2:00 pm - Bradshaw, Hall of Fame
Moreno Valley College:
Wed, 9/26/18 - 4:00-5:30 pm - SAS 103
Thu, 10/11/18 - 12:30-2:00 pm - SAS 224
Tue, 11/13/18 - 12:30-2:00 pm - SAS 224
Tue, 9/25/18 - 3:30-5:00 pm - ST 107
Wed, 10/10/18 - 3:30-5:00 pm. - ST 107
Thu, 11/15/18 - 12:30-2:00 pm - ST 107
Step-by-Step Guide for Students - Barcelona, Spring 2019
||Dr. Thatcher Carter
Associate Professor of English
Riverside City College
||Dr. Maria Del Rocio Pacheco|
Associate Professor of Psychology
Moreno Valley College
- ENG 11 - Creative Writing
- ENG 12 - Special Studies in Creative Writing
- ENG 25 - Latino Literature in the United States
- PSY 1 - General Psychology
- PSY 9 - Developmental Psychology
- PSY 8 - Intro to Social Psychology
With My Global Education in Barcelona, you will be able to:
- Learn about the Mediterranean cuisine through Tapas tasting.
- Explore what locals do by the sea (from sport, to dancing, to eating).
- Visit a Design Trade Show.
- Visit small local businesses and learn how these family businesses are run (from chocolate factories to wineries).
- Explore the Born District, the Gothic Quarter, Barcelona’s famous food markets.
- Walking tour of Gaudi architecture.
- And many more!
You will have the opportunity to choose from a range of activities with varying styles of presentation. This allows you to pick a session that speaks to you and your way of learning.
CAPA presents a My Global Education Calendar to all students and faculty. The events, reflective sessions, and activities listed are designed around significant academic themes such as Diversity, Social Dynamics, Globalization and Urban Environments. Participation in these activities will give you an intelligent, well rounded, and in depth view of Barcelona and Spain.
Some professors integrate My Global Education activities into their courses and assessment, so that you may have an opportunity to reflect upon, write about and present your experiences.
The Study Abroad Experience