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Russian Studies and Spanish MA (Hons)

The University of Edinburgh

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UCAS CODE: RR74

Course options

  • Qualification

    Master of Arts (with Honours) - MA (Hons)

  • Location

    Central area campus

  • Study mode

    Full time

  • Start date

    11-SEP-23

  • Duration

    4 Years

Course summary

This joint honours programme is your opportunity to learn two of the world's most widely spoken languages in their global cultural contexts.Between them, Russian and Spanish are spoken by over 500 million people. Beyond Europe, Spanish is spoken in many countries in Latin America and the Caribbean, while both languages have growing numbers of speakers in the United States and China.No previous knowledge of either language is needed. Through intensive language study, including a year abroad, you will have the opportunity to acquire advanced spoken and written skills in both Russian and Spanish.In addition to your language classes, you will explore aspects of Russophone and Hispanic cultures. Courses cover literature, film and theatre from around the world, studied in a historical, political and social context. **Why Edinburgh** We are unique in Scotland in offering students a full academic year abroad within the four-year honours programme, regardless of whether you spend the year studying or working. Our programme is also extremely flexible. In Years 1 and 2, you will choose option courses from a wide range of disciplines, and specialise as you progress through your honours years.As a world-leading festival city, Edinburgh is a fantastic place to study European languages in their cultural context.When you graduate, you will have the combination of broad cultural education and specialist knowledge valued by employers worldwide.

Application deadline

25 January

Tuition fees

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£ 24,500per year

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Entry requirements

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A level : ABB - AAA

Required subjects: A Levels: Russian or Spanish at B. GCSEs: English at C or 4.

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University information

The University of Edinburgh

  • University League Table

    12th

  • Campus address

    University of Edinburgh, Student Recruitment and Admissions, 33 Buccleuch Place, Edinburgh, Edinburgh, City Of, EH8 9JS, Scotland

Subject rankings

  • Subject ranking

    14th out of 49 6

    12th out of 17 2

  • Entry standards

    / Max 226
    186 87%

    6th

    4
  • Graduate prospects

    / Max 100
    70.0 70%

    15th

    9
  • Student satisfaction

    / Max 5
    3.77 75%

    35th

    5
  • Entry standards

    / Max 226
    171 89%

    6th

  • Graduate prospects

    / Max 100
    66.0 66%

    11th

  • Student satisfaction

    / Max 5
    3.64 73%

    15th

    1

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