Swansea University

Swansea University

Spanish

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 2nd language; learning Spanish as a heritage language; Spanish linguistics and psycholinguistics.

Entry requirements

A minimum of a 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

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 2 independent examiners, 1 of whom is external to Swansea.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
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) 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) 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 295190