The World Languages and Literatures (Spanish Specialization) program offered by University of Nevada, Reno aims to educate students in Hispanic languages, literatures and cultures at the highest possible level, as well as to provide students with both a broad knowledge base from which to pursue specialized studies and a depth of experience in scholarship and pedagogy that will advance their future research and professional activities.
Graduates with M.A. in World Languages and Literatures (Spanish Specialization) from University of Nevada, Reno will:
- be educated in the language, cultures, linguistics, and literatures of the Spanish-speaking world at the highest possible level.
- gain broad knowledge base from which to pursue more specialized studies
- gain experience in scholarship that will advance their future professional activities. The department’s excellent placement record attests to its commitment to the intellectual and professional formation of its graduate students.
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- Introduction to Graduate Study
- Teaching foreign Languages
- Adv Span Gramr-Comp
- Advanced Translation
- Seminar in Linguistic Studies
- Seminar in Hispanic Theoretical and Applied Linguistics
- History of the Spanish Language
- Spanish-American Literature
- Medieval and Early Renaissance Spanish Literature
- Span Lit Gold Age
- Studies in Spanish-American Literature
- 20th Century Spanish Literature
- Special Topics in Spanish Literature
- Special Topics in Latin American Literature
- 12 months
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Thesis: 30 graduate units.
Non-Thesis: 32 graduate units.
DisciplinesLanguages Linguistics View 701 other Masters in Languages in United States
- Online application
- Official transcripts from every institution attended for a complete history of your education
- Resume or curriculum vitae
- Statement of purpose
- Three letters of recommendation
- a BA degree (or equivalent) in Spanish, or a BA degree (or equivalent) in a related field and 18 semester credits in upper-division courses in the language
International21006 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 21006 USD per year during 12 months.
National21006 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 21006 USD per year during 12 months.
In-State5352 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 5352 USD per year during 12 months.
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