|Application deadline:||as early as possible|
|Tuition fee:||Not specified|
|Start date:||September 2014, September 2015|
|Credits:|| 90 ECTS |
|Duration full-time:||24 months|
|Delivery mode:||On Campus|
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The MA in Modern Hispanic Studies leads you towards a better understanding of modern Hispanic society and its culture.It consists of two parts: a literary element, taught in conjunction with the MA in Hispanic and Comparative Literature, and a cultural element which is particular to this programme. The MA in Hispanic and Comparative Literature helps you acquire a deeper conceptual awareness of the function and role of literature in Spain, and assess and evaluate it within a wider European context.
The staff who teach the core modules in Hispanic Studies and Comparative Literature are all based in the School of European Culture and Languages (SECL) and are actively engaged in research in the topics covered on the modules. We hope you enjoy studying with us and that, by the end of the programme, you feel you have developed your knowledge and critical understanding of modern Spain and Latin America. There are opportunities to continue researching in Hispanic Studies when you have completed your MA and we would be happy to discuss this possibility with you.
Spanish is one of the most widely spoken languages in the world outside Spain it is the official language of most countries in South and Central America and is widespread in many parts of North America, making our graduates both excellent communicators and proficient linguists. Hispanic Studies at Kent offers a range of  single and joint honours programmes which allow students to study at beginner, Intermediate (post-GCSE) or advanced level (post-A level). The programmes also offer opportunities to study and work abroad, a wide selection of  (from politics to literature) and state-of-the-art language facilities. Our  programmes at both our Canterbury and Paris centres offer more specialist study supported by academics with track records in .
Programme structure This programme provides you with a good understanding of modern Spanish and Spanish- American society. It consists of two parts: a literary element, which is taught in conjunction with the MA in Hispanic and Comparative Literature, and a cultural element which is a distinctive part of this MA. We teach all subject options in Spanish, but accept written work in both English and Spanish.
A first or 2.1 in a relevant subject (eg Hispanic Studies) or equivalent and a good working level of Spanish.
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Cambridge English: Advanced (CAE) is part of the Cambridge English suite and is targeted at a high level (IETLS 6.5-8.0). It is an international English language exam set at the right level for academic and professional success. Developed by Cambridge English Language Assessment - part of the University of Cambridge - it helps you stand out from the crowd as a high achiever.
|75 (Grade B)|
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