Hispanic Studies (PhD/MPhil), PhD

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  • 36 months
    Duration
  • Tuition
  • English (take IELTS)
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The School of Modern Languages offers the possibility to do a PhD/MPhil in Hispanic, Catalan or Galician Studies, Bangor University (three years full-time; six years part-time).
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About

The School has a long tradition of excellent postgraduate student support. Depending on the chosen research area, students will be assigned one or two supervisors and are guaranteed full access to computing facilities (including translation memory software), library provision and all School resources including the film library.

There is a dedicated postgraduate study area within the School which students are encouraged to use as often as they can.

Completed PhD theses

PhD dissertations in Hispanic Studies successfully completed in the School of Modern Languages include:

  • 2012. David Miranda-Barreiro: ‘Discovering the Big Other: Nation and Otherness in the Spanish New York Narratives’ (Awarded the First Publication Prize by the Association of Hispanists of Great Britain and Ireland and the Spanish Embassy).

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Full-time duration 36 months
  • Study intensity Part-time, Full-time
    • Intensity Flexible
    • Duration part-time 72 months
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Research Areas

Our academic staff in Hispanic Studies can offer MPhil/PhD supervision on a wide variety of topics, a selection of which are listed below:

  • The Spanish Nineteenth Century
  • 20th- and 21st-century peninsular literature
  • Gender approaches to Hispanic cultures
  • Galician Studies
  • Catalan Studies (with particular expertise in visual cultures, film and performing arts)
  • Nations and Nationalisms in Spain
  • Hispanic Cinema
  • Comics in Hispanic cultures
  • Travel Writing in Hispanic Contexts

Co-supervision of comparative topics within the School can also be offered.

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Academic Requirements

A good honours degree with the ability to pursue research in a chosen field.

Tuition Fee

Funding

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