Careers area - Catalan Language and Literature Programme - Universitat Oberta de Catalunya (UOC)

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Faculty of Arts and Humanities
Catalan Language and Literature


Careers paths

  • Language animator: drafting an action programme to act on the language situation in a specific environment on the basis of diagnostic and assessment tools.

  • Text and oral and written production editor and proofreader: preparation and management of the editing of an oral and/or written text for publication (style, grammar and spelling correction; adaptation of the written text to the corresponding space; selection of the content of principal interest, etc.) of newspapers, radio, television and publishing content in e-format).

  • Translator: translation of texts from another language into Catalan in various formats.

  • Content writer: writing content in specific fields and in various formats.

  • Scriptwriter: producing scripts for the audiovisual field.

  • Collaborator in press, radio, television and other media.

  • Correspondents: coverage of the information in an area (which may range from a town to a number of countries) and communication of the news of events that take place there to an information agency or specific medium.

  • Corporate communication expert: organisation, planning, promotion and dissemination of activities or services to project the organisation's image efficiently.

  • Communication advisor: development of communication strategies and advice to directors, entrepreneurs, journalists, politicians, etc. on how to communicate and project their image more efficiently.

  • Advertising, media and corporate content management: design, planning and execution of a communication and/or advertising plan for an organisation, taking all media into account

Complementary and specialisation training

A degree in Catalan Language and Literature gives graduates the essential skills they will need to work in these professions. However, in most cases complementary postgraduate training is recommended or even required. This specialist complementary training can be obtained by taking a range of postgraduate courses, which include the following:

You should also always remember the great importance of ongoing language learning to increase employment potential. In fact, for some professional profiles we show, it is essential to have other languages as well. As is widely known, there are many public and private institutions that offer foreign language teaching; here, we simply limit ourselves to mentioning the UOC Language School: