Arabic and Spanish MA (Hons)

The University of Edinburgh

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UCAS CODE TR64
Two of the worlds most widely spoken languages, Arabic and Spanish make an excellent joint honours programme combination. Interaction between the two languages and cultures has taken place over many centuries, most obviously in Islamic Spain between 711 and 1492, and continues to the present day. Arabic is the main language of more than 350 million people living in a huge swathe of land extending from the Atlantic to the Persian Gulf. Apart from opening the door to a fascinating and varied ... READ MORE

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African & Middle Easte..
WUSCA student ranking
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73rd / 95
CUG ranking
Complete University Guide Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2022
12th
CUG subject ranking
Complete University Guide Subject Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2022
6th

Start date and duration

Start date
11-SEP-23
Full Time
4 Years

African and Modern Middle Eastern Studies

Drop-out rate
Drop-out rate
The percentage of students who didn't finish the course.
Calculated by 100% - (% of students continuing course + % of students completed course)
100 - 90 = 10% Drop-out rate
Source: UNISTATS, 2019

Employment rate
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Source: UNISTATS, 2019

Average salary
Average salary
Source: UNISTATS, 2019

African and Modern Middle Eastern Studies graduate salary at this uni
£21,000
UK African and Modern Middle Eastern Studies graduate salary
£20,000

Iberian Studies

Average salary
Average salary
Source: UNISTATS, 2019

Iberian Studies graduate salary at this uni
£21,000
UK Iberian Studies graduate salary
£20,000

Modules
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Source: IDP Connect, July 2022

Entry requirements
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Previous study
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Source: HESA, 2018

Iberian Studies

Top 5 A-levels taken by students who study this subject at uni
Spanish
91%
French
47%
English Literature
32%
History
23%
Mathematics
19%

Tuition fees

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£9,250 per year
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£1,820 per year
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£9,250 per year
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£9,250 per year
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£9,250 per year
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£24,500 per year
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£24,500 per year
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Latest Spanish Language reviews

Spanish Language
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Cressie
31 Mar 22
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Student Reviewer
09 Mar 15

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How Spanish Language students rated:

Student rating ( 4.0) 10 reviews

5 star 20%
4 star 60%
3 star 20%
2 star 0%
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How all students rated:

Student rating ( 4.1) 1,455 reviews

5 star 30%
4 star 55%
3 star 13%
2 star 1%
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Where you'll study

The University of Edinburgh

George Square Edinburgh
Edinburgh, City Of
EH8 9JZ United Kingdom Nearest train station: Edinburgh Waverley  0.3 miles away

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