Degree in Spanish Studies: Language and Literature

2024/2025 · 240 credits


The Degree in Spanish: Linguistic and Literary Studies, offers solid training in the language, literatures and cultures of Spain and Spanish America.

It also provides a wide overview of linguistic theories and literary studies as applied to Spanish. Furthermore, it promotes students’ high-level comprehension of Galician and English and their literatures, as well as practical instruction on other languages of the student’s choice (French, Italian, Portuguese).


This officially recognized degree programme was published in the BOE (Official State Bulletin) on 5/01/2010 and subsequently validated. Its Quality Assurance System is certified by the ACSUG (Galician agency for quality in the university system) via the Fides-Audit programme.

This study is verified and published

This study renewed its accreditation on 11 July 2017.


Prices for Spain or EU resident students
Approximate price of one academic course (60 ECTS) for first enrollment with residence in Spain or EU
Prices for Spain or EU non resident students
Approximate price of one academic course (60 ECTS) for first enrollment without residence in Spain or EU
Offered place for academic course 2024/2025

Why study

  • A solid grounding in language, and Spanish and Hispano-American literatures and cultures
  • International mobility, with over 70 destinations to choose from
  • Traineeships in local companies and institutions
  • Small groups and personalized teaching
  • Professional approach to language
  • Personalized curriculum: 40 optional modules (cinema, philosophy, poetry, narrative, theatre)
  • Additional tuition in French, Italian or Portuguese or Latin
  • Practical classes in all modern languages with native lecturers
  • Lecturers holding teaching and research credentials
  • The teaching staff includes academicians belonging to the RAE and RAG (Spanish Royal Academy of Language, and the Royal Academy of Galicia)
  • A second degree option (in English, or Galician and Portuguese) after just two additional years
  • Virtual campus with teaching materials
  • On completing their degree, students will be in an ideal position to bring their acquired knowledge and experiences to the labor market or to go on to graduate studies.

 Information booklet


Starting academic year 2009/2010
Last update/verification ACSUG date 28/06/2009
Authorization Xunta Council date 27/08/2009
Authorization DOG publication date 16/09/2009
Official BOE publication date 05/01/2010
DOG syllabus publication date 14/05/2010
BOE syllabus publication date 26/04/2010