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Ibero-American Studies

Heidelberg University

M.A. On Campus
24 months
Duration
3000 EUR/year
Free
Unknown
Tuition fee
Unknown
Apply date
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Start date

About

This Ibero-American Studies academic programme at the University of Heidelberg is based on a holistic understanding of the Iberian and Latin American cultural areas, which include Spain, Portugal, Hispanic America and Brazil. Consequently, the degree programme focusses on these linguistic and cultural interweavings across Ibero-America as well as literary traditions. 

Overview

Romance studies considers Romance languages, literature and cultures. The focus in Spanish is on the Spanish-speaking world.

Romance studies covers research and teaching in the field of Romance languages, literature and cultures. The most important Romance languages, which all derive from Latin, include French, Spanish, Italian, Portuguese, Romanian, Occitan, Catalan, Gaelic, Sardinian and Rhaeto-Romanic. 

Occupational Areas

Graduates of a Ibero-American Studies academic programme at the University of Heidelberg may pursue a career in the following fields:  
  • teaching (German secondary school - Gymnasium) 
  • training and consulting institutions 
  • universities and research institutes 
  • media 
  • communications and translation 
  • publishing 
  • tourism 
  • and other fields in which knowledge of the Spanish language, literature and culture is of benefit.

Programme Structure

The main research interests in linguistics are: 
  • language history, language change and language contact with relevance to Spanish 
  • synchronised and diachronic analyses of syntax, semantics and morphology 
  • variational linguistics  
  • historical sociolinguistics and pragmatics, discourse linguistics 
  • language standardisation and language criticism 
  • evidentiality 

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

Partially taught in Spanish, Partially taught in English

Credits

120 ECTS

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

We are not aware of any English requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Application for enrollment (available in the service portal )
  • acceptance letter
  • the originals of school certificates relevant for admission and, where applicable, university certificates
  • 1 passport photo

Tuition Fee

  • International

    3000 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 1500 EUR per semester and a duration of 24 months.
  • EU/EEA

    Free
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 0 EUR per semester and a duration of 24 months.

Funding

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Due for update

Updated over a year ago

Check the official programme website for potential updates.

Ibero-American Studies
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Heidelberg University

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