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Comments about MA in Spanish: Image and Text - At the institution - Belfast - Belfast - Belfast - Northern Ireland
This course enables students to deepen their knowledge of the interaction of verbal and visual imagery as exemplified in Hispanic works. Its aims are in all other respects the same as those of the MA in Spanish and Portuguese Studies.
Entrance Requirements A good honours degree, half of which is in Hispanic Studies or Spanish. Additional Information for International Students An IELTS score of 6.5 and TOEFL score of 575 on paper and 233 on computer.
Three taught modules from the following:
-Gender and the Avant-Garde: Between Image and Text
-Literature and the Spanish Enlightenment
-The Picture and the Word in 20th Century Spanish Culture
A comparable module currently on offer within the MA in the Hispanic Studies programme may be substituted for one of the above.
The taught modules will be assessed by written assignments; candidates who have reached a 50 per cent pass mark in the taught modules will submit a dissertation, not exceeding 15,000 words.
AHRC, DEL, and University funding.
Opportunities for Careers
The MA in Spanish: Image and Text provides advanced research training and is an excellent foundation for doctoral study, as well as a valuable qualification for those considering careers in areas such as teaching, the civil service, or the media.