The Spanish and Portuguese & Brazilian Studies degree is based in London whilst the year abroad is normally split between a Spanish' and Portuguese'speaking country. If you are new to the Portuguese language, you take an intensive language module in Portugal prior to your second year.
Year 1 examples: Medieval Spain (from frontier to empire); introduction to modern Spanish culture I; introduction to modern Spanish culture II; literature, love and society in Portugal; Portuguese identities. Year 2 examples: After Franco (films and texts of the transition); Goya and the dream of reason; perceptions of modernity, Spanish America 1800'1920; Portuguese literature before and after the revolution; leaders, legends and chivalry in medieval Portugal. Year 3: Year abroad. Year 4 examples: Writing women in medieval and early modern Spain; dissertation; translation into English; Portuguese modernism and Fernando Pessoa; Portuguese romanticism.
|Duration & Attendance||Qualification||Tuition fees|
Full Time With Time Abroad
|BA (Hons)||£9,000 Academic year. First year home fees|
- GCE A-level AAB
- SQA Higher AAABB
- European Baccalaureate 80%
- SQA Advanced Higher AB
- BTEC National Diploma
- BTEC Level 3 Extended Diploma
- BTEC Level 3 Subsidiary Diploma
- BTEC Level 3 Diploma
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- The course is well organised and is running smoothly 68%
- I have been able to access general IT resources when I needed to 70%
- The library resources and services are good enough for my needs 56%
|Studying and working||5|
Total Written: 49%
Total Coursework: 45%
Total Practical: 6%