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MASpanish Language, Literature and Culture

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Program description:
MA students shall participate in a thorough training in the Spanish language, literature, and culture. The curriculum can be found at the homepage. The MA is concluded by the preparation and successful defence of a thesis. Strengths of the programme: During the training students will gain knowledge of contemporary questions in Spanish literature research (history of literature from medieval times up until present, Hispanic literature, etc.) obtain practice in scientific literature analysis acquaint themselves with the methodology of literature research and gains experience in research delve into the various techniques of Spanish text composition improve oral skills in the foreign language get a deeper understanding of linguistics, study current fields of linguistic research (e.g., simultaneous linguistics, language history, descriptive linguistics, textual linguistics, lexicology, phraseology, sociolinguistics, etc.) practice translation Career opportunities: MA level studies in humanities within the modern philology field, especially in the case of the Spanish studies which consider the needs of the labour market, tend to strive to produce professionals who meet the increasingly growing requirements of intellectual occupations mostly related to services (field of arts, social sciences track, journalism, text composition, translation, drafting of tenders, etc.), while at the same time prepare them for broader topics for assistant positions related to humanities. Furthermore, it is important to note the increasing demand for humanities graduates, irrespective of their study tracks, who are equipped with general knowledge, empathy, and high level of communication skills, for positions of deputy manager, expert of human policy, etc. The training emphasises preparation for scientific research and provides an excellent opportunity to continue studies at the PhD level.

Entry requirements:
A C1-level, internationally recognized language certificate in the target language or a diploma in the target language. A bachelor degree in a connected study field is also required.

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The application documents are processed by the Department of International Affairs and then forwarded to the department responsible for the given degree programme. The department checks the documents and organizes an interview by telephone, online (e.g. Skype) or in person. After the entrance interview, the department comes to a decision and informs the Department of International Affairs.

Mr Ádám Benjámin Varga
International Student Advisor

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Application deadlines apply to citizens of: United States