Birkbeck, University of London
Spanish and Latin American Studies
Applicants should have a first degree in an appropriate subject and will be expected to have language skills in Spanish equivalent to A-level + 1 year, or C1 (CEFR), also equivalent to a pass in Spanish 4.
If English is not your first language or you have not previously studied in English, our usual requirement is the equivalent of an International English Language Testing System (IELTS Academic Test) score of 6.5, with not less than 6.0 in each of the sub-tests.
This course consists of 120 credits. You take 1 compulsory module - a research project - and choose 2 option modules at Level 6.
Project, Spanish, Portuguese and Latin American Studies.
Contemporary Latin American Literature and Art;
Iberian Political Cultures: Approaches to Modern Portugal and Spain;
Space, Culture and Society in Brazil;
Spanish Discourse Analysis.
Language modules are assessed via coursework that includes a project and other tasks, as well as oral and written in-class tests.
Literature and culture modules are assessed via 2 essays of 2500-3500 words.
You also undertake an 8000-word research project that allows you to explore a topic that interests you in depth.
|Qualification||Study mode||Start month||Fee||Course duration|
|Graduate Diploma||Full-time||October 2016||-||1 years|
|Graduate Diploma||Full-time||October 2017||-||1 years|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|Bloomsbury Campus||Bloomsbury||WC1E 7HX||South East|
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