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UCL (University College London): Latin American Studies

Institution UCL (University College London) View institution profile
Department Institute of the Americas
Web https://www.ucl.ac.uk
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Summary

This multidisciplinary Master's programme provides a comprehensive overview of social sciences and humanities in Latin America. The programme's graduates have established careers in research, journalism, teaching, and policy formulation and implementation in both government agencies and NGOs.

Depending on their chosen areas of specialisation, students will develop analytical and critical perspectives on multidisciplinary aspects of Latin American history, politics and international relations, anthropology, geography and environmental issues, and economics, as well as cultural studies. They will gain key research skills, together with in-depth knowledge of current debates in the field of Latin American Studies.

Students undertake modules to the value of 180 credits.

The programme consists of one core module (15 credits), five optional modules (75 credits), and the research dissertation (90 credits).

All optional modules are subject to availability.

Upon successful completion of 180 credits, you will be awarded a MA in Latin American Studies.

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