Barcelona, Spain

The Family of Tomorrow: Navigating Diversity, Inclusion and Gender Identity

when 1 July 2024 - 12 July 2024
language English
duration 2 weeks
credits 4 EC
fee EUR 150

In the rapidly changing landscape of family dynamics and parenthood, this course delves deep into the intricate web of modern family structures, gender equality, and the evolving roles of parents. In a world where families come in all shapes and sizes, this course provides a comprehensive exploration of diverse family models, emphasizing equality, inclusivity, and the role of gender in parenting.

Students will embark on a journey to understand the multifaceted concept of family, including same-sex and LGBTQI+, single-parent, multiparental, and traditional families. We'll unravel the complexities of surrogacy, reproductive technologies, and the legal frameworks surrounding parenthood, with a focus on international issues and comparative perspectives.

Course leader

Giulia Giovannini and Laura Esteve

Target group

Undergraduated students (Sophomore, Junior and Senior)

Fee info

EUR 150: Registration fee (non refundable)
EUR 750: Tuition fee (non refundable)


Non UPF students from universities with an international exchange partnership with UPF will be exempt of paying the 150€ non refundable registration fee.