Swansea University

Swansea University

Latin American Studies

The focus is on 20th century Latin American fiction and testimonial writing with particular expertise in Argentinian studies. Areas of special interest include: 20th century prose and poetry; women's writing and feminist theory; contemporary Spanish American film; Spanish American nation building; Afro-Latin American studies; 20th century Argentine literature and culture; Welsh Patagonia; 20th century Colombian literature and culture; 20th century Cuban literature and culture; wilderness and eco literature.

Entry requirements

A minimum 2.1 Honours degree or equivalent, in a related subject or hold relevant work experience. English language requirement IELTS 6.5 (with a minimum of 5.5 in each component) or Swansea University recognised equivalent.

Assessment methods

These include a thesis of up to 40,000 words, followed by an oral examination of the thesis (viva) by 2 examiners.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MA (Res) Full-time October 2016 GBP 4,214 per Year 1 (Scotland) 1 years
MA (Res) Full-time October 2016 GBP 4,214 per Year 1 (Wales) 1 years
MA (Res) Full-time October 2016 GBP 4,214 per Year 1 (England) 1 years
MA (Res) Full-time October 2016 GBP 13,300 per Year 1 (International) 1 years
MA (Res) Full-time October 2016 GBP 4,214 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 1 years
MA (Res) Part-time October 2016 GBP 2,107 per Year 1 (England) 2 years
MA (Res) Part-time October 2016 GBP 6,650 per Year 1 (International) 2 years
MA (Res) Part-time October 2016 GBP 2,107 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 2 years
MA (Res) Part-time October 2016 GBP 2,107 per Year 1 (Scotland) 2 years
MA (Res) Part-time October 2016 GBP 2,107 per Year 1 (Wales) 2 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Singleton Park, Swansea Swansea SA2 8PP Wales

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Key information

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College of Arts and Humanities Admissions Office
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01792 602394