A truly interdisciplinary degree, the Latin American Studies Programme draws on expertise from both Hispanic Studies in the School of Modern Languages and the Department of Politics and International Relations. The degree consists of both core courses (including Culture and Society in Latin America; Themes in Latin American Studies; Strategic Studies in Latin America) and a variety of electives (including Spanish language), which will allow students to tailor their own degree to their specific interests.
COURSES First Semester Compulsory Themes in Latin America
Optional The Politics of Human Rights Theories and Concepts in International Relations Theories and Issues in Political Science and Ir Materials, Technology and Power in the Aberdeen Region
Second Semester Compulsory Culture and Society in Latin America Latin America: Security Conditions and Challenges
Optional Global Security Issues Terrorism and Counter Terrorism Dimensions of Globalisation Sex, Gender, Violence, Critical Approaches Post-Conflict Justice and Peace building On Documentary: History, Theory and Practice
University of Aberdeen has a high academic standard and quality within all of its programmes. It wishes to promote talent and encourage students from: China Malaysia Vietnam African Countriesto study a postgraduate qualification at University of Aberdeen
Value of Scholarship(s)
Scholarships are available in January and September You must have an unconditional offer for a masters taught programme You must be a full time international student You must be based at the Aberdeen City campus for your studies
Once you have received your firm offer from the Vice Principle you will receive a scholarship offer. Instructions will be sent to you about how to accept your scholarship.