Newcastle University

Newcastle University


Research supervision is normally available in the following areas: anthropology, anthropological linguistics and sociolinguistics of Latin America, including Quechua language; semantics, philosophy of language, history and spread of Spanish in Latin America, Latin America; discourses of race and identity in Latin America; Latin American film, literature and theatre; Spanish and Latin American cultural history and popular culture; Catalan nationalism; Spanish novel. Students normally work on a research project which comprises two to four research assignments and a longer dissertation. Students are assigned a supervisor who is an expert in their chosen field. The course is well suited as preparation for PhD research.

Course modules

Assessment methods


Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MLitt Full-time September 2016 - 12 months
MLitt Part-time September 2016 - 24 months

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Main Campus Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 7RU North East

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School of Modern Languages
Telephone number: 
0191 208 5867