12 months
23037 USD/year
5121 USD/year
Tuition fee
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Spanish (Thesis) from University of Canterbury offers access to a very rich culture, both ancient and modern.  


Spanish (Thesis) from University of Canterbury introduces you to the language that has the largest number of speakers. The United States is the fifth largest country in terms of the number of Spanish speakers, reflecting the fact that Spanish has become the second most spoken language there due to the increasing Hispanic population.


Postgraduate study can bring many career benefits eg, specialist skills and enhanced knowledge, entry into specific occupations, higher starting salary/progression rates, research capability/achievement, and evidence of high academic attainment/self-discipline.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Research Essay
  • Spanish Language
  • In Other Words What? Theory and Practice of Translation 
  • Translation Studies 
  • Hispanic Cultural Studies
  • Teaching and Learning Spanish as a Foreign Language
  • Literature

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months
  • Part-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

You can apply for and start this programme anytime.
More details

First day of any month


120 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Students must have qualified for a Bachelor of Arts with Honours degree (or other qualifications of an equivalent standard) within one of the Arts subjects offered in the MA(Thesis).
  • English Proficiency

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    23037 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 23037 USD per year during 12 months.
  • National

    5121 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 5121 USD per year during 12 months.
  • National students - 7,099 NZD
  • International Students - 32,000 NZD

Living costs for Christchurch

1300 - 2000 NZD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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