UMKC Catalog


Master of Arts: Romance Languages - Student Learning Outcomes

M.A. in romance languages, with an emphasis in either French or Spanish

Students graduating with an M.A. in romance languages will:
  • Obtain specialized knowledge of either Hispanic or French and Francophone cultures, especially of their literatures as foundational paradigms for inquiry into language and cultural phenomena.
  • Develop skill in reflective inquiry.
  • Analyze cultural products, process and perspectives with a variety of interpretive strategies.
  • Attain superior reading, writing, listening and speaking proficiency in the primary language studied, and intermediate reading proficiency in the secondary language studied.