University of Barcelona

Information for the student – Geography (extinction)

Objectives and competences


  • Achieve solid training, with advanced knowledge of geography and analysis techniques necessary for the profession based on geographic information systems (GIS).
  • Learn about quantitative and qualitative instruments for the analysis of the territory as a product of relationships between the physical environment and human activity.
  • Develop skills for the job market and skills to carry out studies with geographical specialization.
  • Encourage environmental awareness, social justice, critical reasoning, motivation for quality and ethical commitment.