MA in Hispanic Studies and Comparative Literature

University of Kent, School of European Culture and Languages

Program Description

MA in Hispanic Studies and Comparative Literature

University of Kent, School of European Culture and Languages

MA in Hispanic Studies and Comparative Literature

The MA in Hispanic Studies and Comparative Literature is available as a full-time (one year) programme or a part-time (two years) programme.

Students enrolled on the MA in Hispanic Studies and Comparative Literature take four taught modules in total, each of which is assessed by one 5,000-word essay. One module must be taken in Hispanic Studies, and one module from Comparative Literature.

For their remaining modules, students may choose from either from those offered each year in Hispanic Studies, or from another MA programme in the Faculty of Humanities (including English and American Literature, French, German, Hispanic Studies, etc.).

Modules

There is one core module for this MA:

CP810: Comparative Literature in Theory and Practice

You choose one of the following modules per term (please note that not all modules are available every term):

  • LS804: National and Regional Consciousness in Modern Spanish Literature
  • LS805: Modern Spanish Art, Music and Popular Culture
  • LS806: Spanish Cinema
  • LS809: Myth, Image, Fashion and Propaganda in the Cuban Revolutionary Era
  • LS810: History and Memory: Exploring the Independence Period through Memoir

Students take one additional module offered from the MA in Comparative Literature.

Dissertation

LS998: Dissertation

Upon successful completion of their four coursework modules, students proceed to write a 12,000-word dissertation over the summer on a comparative topic of their choice. Each student is assigned a supervisor with expertise in the area of study chosen for the dissertation. (60 credits)

This school offers programs in:
  • English


Last updated August 31, 2015
Duration & Price
This course is Campus based
Start Date
Start date
Sept. 2016
Duration
Duration
1 - 2 years
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Price
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5,100 GBP
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Start date Sept. 2016
Place
United Kingdom Canterbury, England
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Duration 1 - 2 years
Price 5,100 GBP
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