The course focuses on the current problem of the depopulation of rural municipalities on a global and local level. Its objective is to analyse different measures that are being carried out in relation to this problem.The course will be eminently practical. Two of the days will be spent to visit the municipalities of Lubrín and Almócita, both of which are reference points in terms of agri-foodstuffs and ecology.There will also be a visit to the Natural Park of Cabo de Gata and a workshop on how to cut Spanish ham.In addition to Spanish professors and professionals, there will be guest lecturers from Portugal and Germany.
Dates for physical activity: 3rd – 7th of July, 2023
Dates for virtual component: 10th – 28th of April, 2023
Location of physical activity: Almeria, Spain (University of Almería)
Language requirement for students: English B2
Academic requirements: 1st and 2nd cycle students of Business, Architecture, Law, Social Work, Sociology, Psychology, Engineering, and Tourism. Any other areas are welcome, as long as there is available capacity.
You will have to availability for both the virtual component and the physical mobility
ECTS issued: 3 ECTS
Apply until 08th of March of 2023