MA Latin American 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
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.
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.
Fees and funding
Professor Philip Swanson
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