Legal Notice

On ownership

This website belongs to KOINOS. KOINOS is a European Erasmus + project based on cooperation between different institutions working on the subject of school and higher education. It is led by Barcelona City Council with a consortium of European partners: University of Barcelona, Autonomous University of Barcelona, University of Hamburg, University of Aveiro.

This website is managed by the Barcelona Municipal Institute of Education, which is an autonomous administrative body of Barcelona City Council.


On the content

The content and images on this website belong to the respective authors and, except when they have a specific licence, are covered by the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike 2.5 Spainlicence.

Koinos is not responsible for the information, opinions and concepts that may be broadcast, published or distributed by users via this website, nor any other interconnected website that may be accessed from Koinos.***, via links or any other services linked or related to this website.

Koinos cannot guarantee the absence of errors in accessing the website, in its content nor in it being fully updated, despite making every effort required to avoid and repair them as quickly as possible, provided they are pointed out.

Cookies policy

Cookies are small text files generated by websites you visit which contain session data on the site that may be useful in the future. This data enables the website to keep information between sites and analyse how they interact with the site.

Cookies are safe as they can only store the information put in its place by the browser, which is the information the user has entered in the browser and is included in the page request. They cannot execute code, nor can they be used to access your computer.

Cookies are essential for the operation of the internet. They offer numerous advantages in interactive service delivery, facilitating your browsing and website usability. Cookies cannot damage your computer and the fact they are enabled helps to identify and resolve errors.

Below we provide more information to help give you a better understanding the different types of cookies that might be used:

  1. Session cookies: are temporary cookies that stay in the browser cookie file until you leave the webpage, so they are never stored in a user’s hard disk. The information obtained by means of these cookies serves to analyse website traffic patterns. In the long run, this makes it possible to offer a better experience, to improve the content and facilitate its use.
  1. Permanent cookies: are stored on the hard disk and the website reads them every time the user makes a new visit. Despite its name, a permanent cookie has a set expiry date. It stops functioning after this date. In general, they are used to provide the various services that websites offer.

Below we publish a list of the main cookies used in our websites, distinguishing between:

  1. Cookies that are strictly necessary, for example, those that ensure correct browsing and those that enable users to pay for goods and services they have requested, or those that help to ensure the website’s content loads effectively.
  2. Cookies of third parties, for example, those used by social media or by external content add-ons.
  1. Analytical cookies for periodical maintenance purposes and those that websites use to compile activity statistical data, in order to ensure users receive the best possible service.


Supplementary guarantees – cookie management:

All internet browsers offer the possibility of restricting the behaviour of a cookie or disabling them in the browser settings or options. The steps for doing so vary according to each browser but you can find instructions in your browser’s Help menu.

Many browsers allow you to enable a private mode, by means of which cookies are always deleted after each visit. This private mode may have different names, depending on the browser. Below you will find a list of the most common browsers with a link to the cookie settings and the different names of this “private mode”:


Internet Explorer 8 and above; InPrivate

Safari 2 and above; Private browsing

Opera 10.5 and above; Private browsing

FireFox 3.5 and above; Private browsing

Google Chrome 10 and above; Incognito