Study plan Bachelor's Degree in Spanish Language and Literature

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Study plan information

Table of credits for each course

  Basic training Compulsory Optional Final Project
1st year 60      
2nd year   60    
3rd year   48 12  
4th year   12 42 6
Totals 60 120 54 6

Period of study

Course semesters.

Part-time or full-time

Full-time dedication. Part-time option available.


General training
Specialisation in Spanish Language
Specialisation in Spanish and Hispanic-American Literature
Specialisation in Linguistics
Specialisation in Comparative Literature

Basic and compulsory training

1st year 2nd year
  • Oral and Written Spanish Language
  • Spanish Literature: from the Enlightenment to the Avant-garde
  • Medieval Spanish Literature to the Spanish Golden Age
  • Methodology of Spanish Language and Literature
  • Introduction to Spanish American Literature
  • Spanish Language: Unity and Diversity
  • Latin
  • Comparative Literature
  • Introduction to Linguistics
  • History of Modern and Contemporary Spain
  • Commentary of Literary Texts
  • Spanish Morphology
  • Medieval Spanish Literature
  • Spanish Literature of the 16th Century
  • Spanish Phonetics and Phonology
  • Spanish Norms and Use
  • Spanish American Literature: from the Council of the Indies to Modernism
  • Spanish Literature of the Enlightenment and Romanticism
  • Modern Spanish Literature
  • Historical Spanish Grammar
  • Spanish Syntax: the Simple Sentence
3rd year 4th year
  • Spanish Dialectology
  • Spanish Semantics and Pragmatics
  • Spanish Syntax: the Compound Sentence
  • Spanish American Literature of the 20th Century
  • Spanish Literature of the 17th Century
  • Linguistic Commentary of Literary Texts
  • Spanish Literature from Realism to Modernism
  • History of the Spanish Language
  • Spanish Language: Research, Profession and Transfer
  • Digital Philology
  • Final Project

Optional subjects

3rd and 4th years
  • Modern Language I and II (English, French, German, Italian, Basque, Galician, Portuguese, Occitan, Romanian or Modern Greek)(*)
  • External Work Placement I
  • External Work Placement II
(*) You can enrol in a maximum of 12 credits in these subjects.
All optional subjects are worth 6 credits.
In order to obtain a specialisation, a minimum of 30 credits belonging to the pathway must be taken:
Specialisation in Spanish Language Specialisation in Spanish and Hispanic-American Literature
  • Discourse Analysis Applied to Spanish
  • Spanish as a Foreign Language
  • Latin American Spanish
  • Spanish Phonetics: Perspectives and Applications
  • Historical Spanish Grammar: Evolution and Problems
  • Lexicography and Terminology of Spanish
  • The Morphological Creativity of Spanish
  • Structure and Meaning in Spanish Grammar
  • Grammar in the Classroom: Methodologies and Applications
  • Lexicology and Phraseology of Spanish
  • Medieval Literature: Genres and Traditions
  • Poetry and Prose of the Golden Age
  • Textual Criticism
  • Contemporary Spanish Poetry and Theatre: 20th and 21st Centuries
  • Contemporary Spanish Narrative: 20th and 21st Centuries
  • Spanish Poetry and Theatre from the 19th Century
  • Spanish Narrative from the 19th Century
  • Publishing Perspectives and Techniques
  • Monographic Seminar on Spanish Literature
  • Latest Trends in Hispanic-American Literature
Specialisation in Linguistics Specialisation in Comparative Literature
  • Language Acquisition
  • Language Technologies
  • Semantics and Pragmatics
  • Linguistic Topology
  • Biological Bases of Language
  • Questions of Comparative Grammar
  • Narrative Theory and Analysis
  • Poetry Theory and Analysis
  • Theatre Theory and Analysis
  • Literary Thought
  • Literary and Cultural Criticism (20th and 21st Century)
  • Literature, Genders and Sexuality
  • Theory and Practice of Compared Literature
  • Comparative Literature and Cultural Studies
  • Western Literary Tradition. The Construction of European Literature
  • Comparative Literature: Modern and Post-Modern Aesthetics
  • Theory and History of Theatrical Representations


Additional information

All optional subjects are not scheduled each year.