Hispanic Literary and Cultural Studies

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Master in Hispanic Literary and Cultural Studies (M172)

Information leaflet

Participating Universities

University of Alcalá

Organising Centre, Department or Institute

Department of Filología, Comunicación y Documentación

Teaching centre(s)

Facultad de Filosofía y Letras

Year Course Started




Official Duration

One academic year full-time

Minimum number of ECTS by type of registration and course

60 ECTS full-time and 30 ECTS part-time

Type of teaching




Professional qualification

This is not a degree title qualifying with ministerial approval for the exercise of regulated professional activities.




D. Fernando Larraz Elorriaga


Dª. M. Val Gago Saldaña

Academic Committee

D. Fernando Larraz Elorriaga (director)

Dª. María del Val Gago Saldaña (coordinadora)

Dª. Ana Casas Janices

Dª. Teresa López-Pellisa

Dª. Fernanda Bustamante


Academic Issues:

Fernando Larraz Elorriaga

Administrative Issues:

Goals and competencies

The goals of this Master's degree are in line with the stipulates of the Spanish Framework for Higher Education Qualifications (MECES) and ensure the achievement of the basic competencies required to obtain a master's degree, following article 3.3, Appendix I of R.D. 1393/2007.

Fulfilment of the goals means students have achieved competencies that must be consistent with the fundamental rights of equality between men and women, with the principles of equal opportunities and of universal accessibility for the disabled, and with the values proper to a democratic and peace-loving culture.

Number of places for new students

Total places available: 50

A minimum of 20 students are required to teach the Master programme.

Reserved places: 5% for students with a certified disability of 33% or more.

Specific admission conditions

Perfil de ingreso
Titulaciones de Arte Dramático, Filología, Estudios Hispánicos, Humanidades, Teoría de la Literatura, Lenguas Modernas, Ciencias de la Comunicación, Comunicación Audiovisual, Filosofía, Historia, Historia del Arte y Traducción.

Criterios de selección:

  • Titulación de Grado o Posgrado relacionada con los contenido del Máster: 35%.
  • Expediente académico de estudios de licenciatura, grado o equivalente: 35%.
  • Curriculum vitae (especialmente en el apartado de actividad investigadora y becas recibidas: 25%.
  • Otros méritos: 5%.


(this information must be read in order to matriculate properly)

Subjects, academic staff, competences, teaching guides and final project regulations

For Master's Dissertations to be defended from the academic year 2019-20 onwards, it has been established that, along with the Master's Dissertation, the student must submit to the director the summarized report (% of coincidence) given through Turnitin application, once the director has opened the application to obtain the aforementioned report (Approved by the Official Postgraduate and Doctoral Studies Committee, on its regular session dated 24th September 2019).


Collaboration agreements and programmes




Comienzo del curso a finales de septiembre 



Aulario María de Guzmán (aula 2)
C/ San Cirilo, s/n.
28804 Alcalá de Henares (Madrid)

Material resources

Installations, services and plans
(Computer rooms, bibliographic resources, libraries, study rooms...):

Material resources available to course participants

External Practicums

Spanish Registry of Universities, Centres and Qualifications registration

Course implementation

Quality guarantee system

Quality committee

Dª. María del Val Gago Saldaña (representante del profesorado; responsable de calidad)

D. Fernando Larraz Elorriaga (director de la titulación)

Dª. Carmen Bernalte Condés (representante del PAS)

Dª. Dolores Burgos Ballester (representante de estudiantes)

Complaints and Suggestions

Monitoring reports