What do you need to get in?
Main entry requirements
Spanish at grade B.
AB in Advanced Highers including Spanish plus ABBBB in Highers. Spanish at grade B.
5 in Spanish at Higher Level or 6 at Standard Level (B Programme) for post-IB pathway
If your qualifications aren’t listed here, you can use our UCAS points guide of 0 and refer to the university’s website for full details of all entry routes and requirements.
% applicants receiving offers100%
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Tuition fee & financial support£9,250
Maximum annual fee for UK students. NHS-funded, sandwich or part-time course fees may vary.
If you live in:
- Scotland and go to a Scottish university, you won’t pay tuition fees
- Northern Ireland and go to an NI uni, you’ll pay £3,805 in tuition fees
- Wales you’ll pay £3,810 in fees and get a tuition fee grant to cover the rest
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On this course, you will have the opportunity to study both Portuguese and Spanish from beginnersâ?? to degree level. Your language studies will be supported by facilities such as our dedicated self-access language centre with an extensive range of resources for independent study. Furthermore, you will enjoy a range of optional modules, studying modules which address various aspects of the cultures, histories, and literatures of the Hispanic and Lusophone worlds. In your third year, you will consolidate your studies and practise your language(s) by spending the year in Spain, Portugal or Latin America. The diversity of the countries which you may visit during your year abroad will give you an in-depth outlook on different Spanish and Portuguese-speaking cultures.
Year 1: Beginners Portuguese; lengua EspaÃ±ola 1; introduction to literature in Spanish. Year 2: Lengua EspaÃ±ola 2; lingua Portuguesa nivel intermedio; Year 3: Spent abroad. Year 4: Advanced Spanish translation; lengua espaÃ±ola 3. Optional modules: Islamic Iberia; Hispanic visual culture; writing and politics in contemporary Spain, Portugal, Galiza, Angola and Mozambique; civil war and memory wars in contemporary Spain; the radicalisation of nationalism in modern Latin America (the Cuban revolution in continental perspective); Lusophone identities, culture, and modernity in Portugal and Africa; literature and film under Franco; metropolis and empire (Spain, Portugal and the Americas 1492 to independence); modern Spanish and Spanish American literature and film; an introduction to the history of modern Spanish America and Brazil.
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How you'll spend your time
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- Lectures / seminars
- Independent study
How you'll be assessed
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- Written exams
- Practical exams
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