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European Studies (Spanish Pathway) with a Year Abroad

King's College London

B.A. On Campus
48 months
Duration
19800 GBP/year
9250 GBP/year
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Tuition fee
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About

The European Studies (Spanish Pathway) with a Year Abroad BA at King's College London is an interdepartmental study programme that allows you to study Modern Europe from a Spanish perspective. You will study the politics, history, language and contemporary culture of Spain in-depth, preparing you for the third year where you will be taught and examined at the Universitat Complutense de Madrid.

Overview

The European Studies (Spanish Pathway) with a Year Abroad BA at King's College London is split between European Studies modules and Spanish-specific modules. You will study a range of required modules that will include European politics, political economy, political thought, contemporary history, culture, economics, geography, law, alongside a focus on Spanish politics, history, language and contemporary culture.

Key benefits

  • No prior knowledge of Spanish is required for the ab initio version of this pathway, you will learn the language from scratch. 
  • The department is a founding member of the Jean Monnet Centre of Excellence, which regularly hosts high-profile scholars and practitioners at King's.
  • Taught by research-active, multi-national team of academics with the opportunity to specialise in particular fields or politics, government and nation. 
  • Your third year will be spent studying abroad providing you with excellent opportunities to engage in Spanish culture and society.
  • Opportunities to take part in a broad range of extra-curricular events, from lectures by visiting speakers to the student-organised annual ‘European Week’ where you will debate contemporary issues.
  • You will develop analytical and presentational skills valued by employers, leading to careers in politics, diplomacy, administrations, business and journalism.

Career destinations

Recent graduates have found employment as:
  • Trade Policy Analyst, Organisation for Economic Co-operation & Development
  • Communications Consultant, Kreab Gavin Anderson
  • Event Coordinator, Reed Exhibitions
  • Individual Giving Administrator, Tate
  • Journalism/Writing Intern, New York Times

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Spanish Language 
  • The Making of Modern Europe
  • Spain in the 20th Century
  • Global Iberias
  • The Integration of the European Union
  • Nationalism in Spain
  • Spain in the World

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
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IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
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Credits

480 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
100
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
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Other requirements

General requirements

  • AAB
Please note that A-level General Studies, Critical Thinking, Thinking Skills and Global Perspectives are not accepted by King's as one of your A-levels. However, if offered the grade achieved may be taken into account when considering whether or not to accept a candidate who has just fallen short of the conditions of their offer.
  • Required subjects
Spanish (except for candidates for the ab initio Spanish pathway, which will be available for entry from September)

Tuition Fee

  • International

    19800 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 19800 GBP per year and a duration of 48 months.
  • EU/EEA

    9250 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 9250 GBP per year and a duration of 48 months.

Funding

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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