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BA Politics and Spanish
Study the key areas of global politics alongside Spanish and Latin American language and culture.

BA Politics and Spanish / Overview

Year of entry: 2019

Degree awarded
Bachelor of Arts with Honours
Duration
4 years full time
Typical A-level offer
ABB including English Language at A2 or GCSE in a Modern Foreign Language (Grade B)
Typical contextual A-level offer (what is this?)
BBB including English Language at minimum A2 or GCSE in a Modern Foreign Language (Grade B).
Typical International Baccalaureate offer

Equivalents to A-level grades are as follows:

A*AA: 37 points overall, with 7,6,6 in Higher Level subjects.

AAA:  36 points overall, with 6,6,6 in Higher Level subjects.

AAB:  35 points overall, with 6,6,5 in Higher Level subjects.

ABB:  34 points overall, with 6,5,5 in Higher Level subjects.

NOTE: please check A-Levels for subject requirements.

Full entry requirements

How to apply
Apply through UCAS .

Course overview

  • Build strong analytical skills and an informed understanding of key areas of global politics.
  • Develop the linguistic skills and cultural knowledge to allow you to access and engage fully with political, historical and cultural issues in Spanish.
  • Spend a year in a Spanish-speaking country to consolidate your language learning.
  • Study at a university ranked 5th in the UK for Modern Languages (QS World University Rankings 2018).

Open days

Our open days are a great opportunity for you to:

  • get a taste for campus life and the city more broadly;
  • find out about our subject areas and courses from current students and academic staff;
  • explore our facilities through self-guided and dedicated tours;
  • gain insight into your subject area through talks and taster sessions;
  • ask questions and gather all the additional information you need to help with your decision-making.

Find out more about  our forthcoming open days , including how to register.

Fees

Tuition fees for home/EU students commencing their studies in September 2019 will be £9,250 per annum. Tuition fees for international students will be £18,500 per annum. For general information please see the undergraduate finance pages.

Policy on additional costs

All students should normally be able to complete their programme of study without incurring additional study costs over and above the tuition fee for that programme. Any unavoidable additional compulsory costs totalling more than 1% of the annual home undergraduate fee per annum, regardless of whether the programme in question is undergraduate or postgraduate taught, will be made clear to you at the point of application. Further information can be found in the University's Policy on additional costs incurred by students on undergraduate and postgraduate taught programmes (PDF document, 91KB).

Scholarships/sponsorships

We offer dedicated financial support packages of up to £2,000 for residence abroad students, based on their household income.

You will be automatically assessed for the award based on your Student Finance financial assessment - you just need to make sure you apply for a financial assessment the academic year in which your residence abroad will take place.

Contact details

School/Faculty
School of Arts, Languages and Cultures
Telephone
+44 (0)161 275 3211
Email
Website
http://www.alc.manchester.ac.uk/modern-languages/
School/Faculty overview

See: About us

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