With regards to the Tourism Industry, gastronomy has become an asset and a reference over the last few years. At present, Spain has ascended towards a landmark of global trends, predominantly thanks to the awareness and leadership of its chefs. At the same time the food service sector has been targeting the optimization of its processes and the intensification of customer loyalty.
Food Culture and Culinary Arts in the Mediterranean is specially designed for students pursuing a degree in culinary arts as well as for those pursuing degrees in the social sciences and business. Students will deepen their understanding of food as art, as well as food as an expression of culture. This hands-on program allows for students to develop their technical and theoretical knowledge of gastronomic culture. Additionally, students who fulfill the requirements will have the opportunity to obtain a Certificate in Culinary Arts from CETT-University of Barcelona.
FALL SEMESTER: 07/09/2017 – 22/12/2017
SPRING SEMESTER: 25/01/2018 – 18/05/2018
FALL SEMESTER: June
SPRING SEMESTER: November
Accreditation of languages: Level of English or Spanish (Intermediate-B2)
Up to 30 ECTS
Language of Instruction
Hours of instruction
Up to 300
Strategic Marketing in Gastronomy-Related Businesses / New Trends in Gastronomy and Cooking / Innovative Design Concepts for Services in Gastronomy and Culinary Businesses – Summer/Winter Courses
Courses are subject to change.
Accommodation in Student Residence Hall located 5 minutes from the university is available.