University of Sheffield

University of Sheffield

Latin-American Studies

Specialise in aspects of Latin American culture and society. You�ll use your skills and knowledge from Hispanic Studies or a related discipline to focus on this rich and vibrant area of the world. There are modules on the literature, culture, politics and history of major Latin American nations. The course includes research training, supervised study on a specialised Latin American topic and a dissertation. You can also choose optional tailor-made directed reading modules.

Entry requirements

Applicants need a first or 2.1 Honours degree, or equivalent, in any branch of Hispanic studies, or in other subjects with good language skills and strong Hispanic interests; English language requirements: IELTS 7 with at least 6.5 in each part or TOEFL iBT 79-80; this is a minimum requirement.

Course modules

Core modules: dissertation; research skills.

Assessment methods

Assessment is by essays, reviews, translations and a dissertation.


Qualification Study mode Fee Course duration
MA Full-time £ 14,500 per Academic year (overseas fees) 12 months
MA Full-time £ 5,750 per Academic year (home fees) 12 months
MA Part-time - 24 months

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Main Site Sheffield S10 2TN Yorkshire and the Humber

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