Research at Swansea is interdisciplinary with strong links to American Studies through the Centre for the Comparative Study of the Americas (CECSAM). Focus is on twentieth-century Latin American fiction and testimonial writing with particular expertise in Argentinian Studies. Special interests include: politics: Spanish 20th century history and culture; national and regional identities in Spain; constitutional issues (particularly relating to the autonomous communities); Catalan politics and culture. Language: learning Spanish bilingually or as a second language; learning Spanish as a heritage language; Spanish linguistics and psycholinguistics.
Normally a good Honours degree (1st Class or 2.1) in modern languages, translation, interpreting or 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.
Students submit a thesis of up to 40,000 words, which demonstrates a significant contribution to the subject area. This is followed by an oral examination of the thesis (viva) by two independent examiners, one of whom is external to Swansea.
|Qualification||Study mode||Fee||Course duration|
|MA (Res)||Full-time||£ 4,052 per Academic year (home fees)||1 years|
|MA (Res)||Full-time||£ 12,900 per Academic year (overseas fees)||1 years|
|MA (Res)||Part-time||£ 2,026 per Academic year (home fees)||2 years|
|MA (Res)||Part-time||£ 6,450 per Academic year (overseas fees)||2 years|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|Singleton Park, Swansea||Swansea||SA2 8PP||Wales|
College of Arts and Humanities Admissions Office