MA Catalan Studies
Department of Hispanic Studies, Faculty of Arts and Humanities
Sheffield is a recognised centre of excellence for Hispanic studies. Our flexible courses are supported by world-leading teaching and research.
About the course
Course description 2017
Specialise in Catalan Studies with the support of our expert and experienced staff. You’ll develop your existing skills in Hispanic Studies, modern languages or related disciplines. You’ll study the Catalan language and its cultural context.
There are modules on the literature, politics and history of Catalan culture. You’ll receive intermediate to advanced tuition in spoken and written Catalan; beginners language tuition is also available.
The course includes research training, supervised study on a specialised topic, and a dissertation. You can also choose optional tailor-made directed reading modules.
If you’re interested in the MA Catalan Studies, please contact us before you apply.
- Research Skills
Teaching and assessment
You’ll be taught through seminars, tutorials and practical sessions of analysis and discussion.
Assessment is by essays, reviews, translations and a dissertation.
- 1 year full-time
- 2 years part-time
You’ll need a 2:1 honours degree in a relevant subject or overseas equivalent
English language requirements
Overall IELTS grade of 7.0 with a minimum of 6.5 in each component, or equivalent.
Fees and funding
Professor Philip Swanson
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