UCL (University College London)

UCL (University College London)

Hispanic Studies (Language, Culture and History)

This wide-ranging and flexible programme offers students the opportunity to develop their understanding of the cultures of the Hispanic world at an advanced level. As a pathway of the language, culture and history programme, students can combine their interest in Hispanic studies with course options from gender studies, translation studies, and comparative literature. The programme is delivered through a combination of lectures, seminars, classes and tutorials. Students are encouraged to undertake independent reading both to supplement and consolidate what is being taught.

Entry requirements

A minimum of an upper 2nd Class ndergraduate degree in a relevant discipline from a UK university or an overseas qualification of an equivalent standard.

Course modules

Core modules: Language, culture and history. This core module permits research into 2 of the following fields: Postcolonialism; trauma; memory; collective identities. Options: Spanish film; the works of Jorge Luis Borges; the conquest of Mexico; new Argentine cinemas; how to make an 8-minute documentary; advanced translation from and into Spanish.

Assessment methods

Students are assessed by a variety of methods, including long essays, take-home exams, and the dissertation.

Sponsorship information

Arts and Humanities Research Council; UCL Graduate School.


Qualification Study mode Fee Course duration
MA Full-time £ 9,020 per Academic year (home fees) 1 years
MA Full-time £ 18,670 per Academic year (overseas fees) 1 years
MA Part-time £ 4,510 per Academic year (home fees) 2 years
MA Part-time £ 9,285 per Academic year (overseas fees) 2 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Bloomsbury Campus Camden WC1E 6BT South East

Key information

Admissions Officer
Telephone number: 
020 7679 3096