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Master's Degrees in
Language Studies in Spain

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Studying Language Studies

Language studies are part of the broader area of linguistics (also known as formal studies of human language). Language degrees analyse the rules we use words to use and create spoken as well as written language. Students gain academic knowledge on issues related to the nature of language such as phonetics, morphology, phonology, syntax, pragmatics, semantics and linguistics of history.

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Studying in Spain

At Spanish universities, you’ll experience a friendly and laid-back atmosphere full of international students coming from all over the world. Although lectures are pretty formal, seminars and lab work are more relaxed, allowing students to freely discuss with professors and ask them questions regarding their course materials.

13 Language Studies Master's degrees in Spain

Master Advanced English Studies and its Applications

Advanced English Studies and its Applications, University of Santiago de Compostela - This inter-university Master’s program aims to provide a specialization in the language, literature and culture of English-speaking countries, as well as the relationship between English and new information technologies, through disciplines such as discourse analysis and gender studies, among others.

Master English Applied Linguistics

This Master’s Programme prepares students for exercising the profession of linguist in tasks involving the design and analysis of intercultural communication in the English language, and aspects relating to teaching English in different educational contexts.

Official Master Degrees
Master Bilingual Education

The purpose of this programme is to provide a comprehensive training for teachers of bilingual centres in which English is used as a common language to teach non-linguistic subjects. The contents of the training include linguistic theory, methodology in language and social science teaching, and methodology in education.

Master International Communication, Translation and Interpreting

The purpose of this programme is to provide professional training in different present-day areas of expertise and to cater for social and market demand. This Masters degree is structured to meet a concrete, interdisciplinary and applied objective, and is organised so that students can achieve the following learning goals: To know the professional translation strategies used in different areas of expertise. To familiarise themselves with the interpreting strategies used in professional environments. To develop transversal, communicative, intercultural and interlinguistic skills relevant to the business world.

Master Dictionary Development and Quality Control of the Spanish Lexicon

The master's degree in Development of Dictionaries and Quality Control of Spanish Lexicon is linked to contemporary philological and linguistic currents like pragmatics, lexicography and lexical syntax, and to a whole series of standpoints that combine philological and linguistic rigour with the needs of the contemporary world, focusing on the observation and treatment the lexical unit.

Language, Literature and Translation
M.A. Cognitive Science and Language

The aim of the Master's Degree is to provide students with interdisciplinary training to prepare them to carry out research into a specific area. The programme also makes it possible for them to acquire advanced academic training in all three areas.

Faculty of Education Sciences and Psychology
M.A. English

The Madrid Campus of Saint Louis University offers a Master’s degree in English, providing a singular opportunity to those who would like to pursue an American graduate degree in Spain. The program is designed for holders of a B.A./Licenciatura in English or a related field, high school teachers, literary scholars and translators, and others who want to further literary studies in English.

English Language and Literature
M.Ed. European Master in Multilingualism and Education

Multilingualism is a common phenomenon if we only consider that in the world there are far more languages than countries. The European Union considers linguistic diversity an added value that provides advantages. Multilingualism in Europe is made up of the increasing interest in minority languages, the spread of English as a language of international communication due to globalization, the learning of languages such as French, German or Spanish and the diversity of languages that comes about by the transnational mobility of speakers of other languages.

Research Methods in Education
Master Teaching of Spanish as a Foreign Language

The general purpose of this Masters degree is to train students in teaching Spanish as a foreign language in order to be able to organise and professionally manage classes, courses, programmes and assessments. They will also be able to understand the innovations that are being used for teaching L2 and the significance of the research conducted on this field, as well as being able to contribute to it.

M.Sc. Cognitive Science and Language

The master's degree in CognitiveScience and Language belongs to an inter-university and interdisciplinary postgraduate programme (master's degree and PhD) in CognitiveScience that responds to the need to overcome the academic barriers that currently separate the different fields within this subject.

Language, Literature and Translation
Master Teaching English As a Foreign Language

The University of Alcalá, in collaboration with the British Council, is offering a one-year official Master in Teaching English as a Foreign Language specially designed for teachers and graduates who wish to complete or complement their knowledge and skills of teaching English, as well as develop new resources they can later apply to specific contexts and levels.

Master´s Programmes
M.A. Professional English-Spanish Translation

The master’s in Professional English translation seeks to train translation professionals capable of adapting to market needs, meeting clients expectations and successfully managing their own activity. For that purpose, students are offered a range of subjects aimed at developing translation skills related to business management and translation technologies. 

Faculty of Arts