Spanish, Portuguese and Latin American Studies at UCL
- Innovative Teaching
While all members of staff are prominent researchers, they are also devoted to innovative teaching practices in the classroom. We offer small-group language teaching, personal tutoring, visits to museums and galleries, and special film screenings and seminars. Members of staff have been nominated regularly for teaching awards.
- Research Excellence
Our staff are widely known for their expertise, and have published scholarly articles and monographs on famous authors and film directors such as Miguel de Cervantes, Gabriel García Márquez, Javier Marías, César Vallejo, Julio Medem, Lucrecia Martel, Machado de Assis, Jorge Luis Borges and many others. Our strengths include early-modern and modern literature, cultural studies, history, and film studies. We are proud to include Corresponding Members of the Peruvian Academy of Language and of the Academy of the Portuguese Marine. Members of staff have participated in numerous successful bids for collaborative research grants in Spain, Portugal and Latin America. There is also a strong tradition of funded PhD activities. We hold thriving research seminars with contributions from renowned national and international scholars.
- Connections and Collaborations
We host vibrant research seminars and cultural events. We take full advantage of London's cultural facilities, such as public institutions, museums, theatres, libraries and research centres. We also foster collaborations with leading international institutions such as the British Library, the Peruvian Academy of Language, the Universidade de Campinas, the Universidade Nova de Lisboa, the Documentary Film School in Havana, and the Rio Film School in Rio de Janeiro.
A single-subject degree
Degree combining two modern languages
Degrees combining Spanish with another subject
- Spanish and History of Art BA
- Spanish and Latin BA
- Spanish with Management Studies BA
- Spanish and Philosophy BA
You can also take Spanish or Portuguese with the following degrees:
- Comparative Literature BA
- Comparative Literature with a Year Abroad BA
- Language and Culture BA
- Spanish with Film Studies BA (Portuguese with Film Studies is currently not available)