IntroductionThe alt = "simultaneity program of the Degree in English: Linguistic and Literary Studies and the Degree in Galician and Portuguese: Linguistic and Literary Studies offers a solid training in language, literature and culture for the Anglophone and Hispanic fields.
It also provides a broad perspective on linguistic currents and literary science applied to English and Spanish.
In addition, it facilitates the acquisition of advanced knowledge of Spanish language and literature, as well as practical knowledge of other languages chosen by the students themselves (French, Italian).Why study the degreeIn just five years, students manage to have two degrees without additional costs. The program offers up-to-date, rigorous and unique training within the framework of the Galician university system, as it is the only one that makes it possible to study two degrees in parallel. To do this, it combines the necessary linguistic, literary and cultural knowledge with the use of tools derived from new technologies.
Likewise, it offers the possibility of completing the training in prestigious foreign universities with which there are agreements and in this way getting to know other cultures and people in their own country.
The student body, at the end of the program, is in optimal conditions to apply the experiences and knowledge acquired to the world of work or to continuing higher studies.What is learnedThe program provides extensive training in the field of studies on the Anglophone and Galician-Portuguese language, literature and culture. The different branches of philological knowledge are studied (grammar, pragmatics, sociolinguistics, history of the language, literary movements and genres, authors of English, Galician and Portuguese literatures, etc.) combining the two cultural spaces.
In this way, students are well prepared to successfully carry out their work life responsibilities. At the same time, they acquire very good multilingual competence (Spanish, Galician, Portuguese and English; optionally, also in French and Italian), which has a positive effect on their professional skills.Structure of the Study1st courseSpanish Language 1
Galician Language 1
English Language 1
Introduction to literary studies
Classical Language and Culture
Information and communication technologies
English Language 2
English Literature 12nd courseSpanish literature
Spanish Language 2
Galician Language 2
English Language 3
Modern Language: French
Modern Language: Italian
English Literature 2
English Language 43rd courseGalician Language and Oral Communication
Portuguese Language 1
Galician-Portuguese Medieval Literature
English Language and its Uses 1
English Literature (XVI-XVII)
Phonetics of the English Language
Contemporary Galician Literature 1
Galician Language and Society
Portuguese Literature 1
North American Literature 1
Postcolonial Literature4th courseHistory of the Galician and Portuguese Language
Language and Culture of Portuguese Speaking Countries
Editing and Commentary of Galician and Portuguese Texts
Portuguese Language 2
Contemporary Galician Literature 2
Language and Variation in the Galician-Portuguese Space
Poetry in Galician and Portuguese Language
Culture and Civilization of English Speaking Countries
Drafting and Argumentation Techniques
English Literature (18th and 19th centuries)
English Language and its Uses 2
Varieties of English
English Literature and Gender
Normalization and Planning of the Galician Language
Galician Literature and Sociocultural Studies
Portuguese Language Literatures
Narrative and Essay in Galician and Portuguese Language
Theater in Galician and Portuguese Language
English Language Issues
English Literature and its Critique
English Language Studies
English Literature (20th and 21st centuries)
North American Literature in its Texts5th yearPortuguese Literature 2
Galician Language: Norm and Usages
North American Literature 2
History of the English language
Final Degree Project
Final Degree ProjectProfessional and academic outingsProfessional environment in which it is located
Students who finish their studies will have a very high specialization in the English-speaking and Galician-Portuguese linguistic and literary fields. For this reason, it will connect with a professional context that is also specialized in which teaching in the public and private sphere (academies, colleges, faculties, institutes, lecturers in foreign universities, etc.), linguistic and sociocultural advice, translation or dynamization Cultural activities are emerging as the main work itineraries.
Professional and academic outings
Among the main profiles of academic-work opportunities, the following stand out: teaching, translation and interpretation, linguistic, cultural and editorial advice and mediation, cultural and linguistic advice in the business world, literary criticism, media, cultural management, literary promotion , language normalization, language therapy, advertising, specialized bookstores, etc.
Students can also continue their higher education and access the master's degrees offered at the faculty.Recommended ProfileThe program is designed for all those with an interest and special sensitivity towards linguistic phenomena and their artistic manifestations in literature, mainly in the Anglophone and Galician-Portuguese world. It is also appropriate for all those students with literary and cultural concerns in these two spaces.Common access requirementsIn order to apply for a place, one of the following access requirements established in art. 2 of RD 1892/2008:Be in possession of the Baccalaureate degree, or equivalent, and pass the University Access Test (PAU)
Comply with the requirements for access to university in the educational systems of member states of the European Union or of other states with which Spain has signed international agreements on this matter.
Having passed the University Access Test for people over 25 years of age, or having passed it, in the University System of Galicia, according to previous regulations.
Have passed the university entrance exam for those over 45 years of age.
Possess a title of higher professional training technician, teaching of visual arts and design or of higher sports technician, or equivalent titles.
Possess an official university degree, a degree from the correspondents to the previous ordinance of university education (diploma, graduate, engineer, etc.) or equivalent degrees.
Be able to access the university according to educational regulations prior to that established by RD 1892/2008, of November 14, not contemplated in the previous sections.