Why study Spanish at Dalhousie?

Spanish is the native language of over 400 million people living in 22 countries. It’s also the most widely spoken language in the world after Chinese and English. Surprised?

A degree in Spanish & Latin American Studies from Dalhousie helps you engage with that massive group, and provides a solid foundation for anyone wanting to experience the Hispanic world.

With language and translation courses catering to everyone from beginner to advanced speakers, and others focusing on Spanish and Latin American civilization, history, politics, literature, and film, our diverse program immerses our students in the entire Hispanic experience.

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Program details

Bachelor of Arts (BA)