|School:||Renison University College|
|Faculty:||Faculty of Arts|
|Field of Study:||Spanish Language and Literature
|Description:||In addition to providing you with a fluent knowledge of the Spanish language, a degree in Spanish and Latin American Studies offers a multiplicity of practical applications ranging from business to broadcasting and from social work to diplomatic service. At the same time, it gives you a deep knowledge of and appreciation for Hispanic literatures and cultures.
Learning a language helps us to better understand the medium in which we form and express our ideas and feelings; its literature speaks of the diversity of the human experience and helps shape a sense of who we are. Through the study of literature you will learn to use language, but you will also learn how language is used to construct a text. This powerful knowledge transfers into other disciplines. It enhances the engineer’s problem-solving skills and the politician’s rhetoric; it makes the advertising agent a more effective seller and the business leader a better communicator. Ultimately, as citizens, it makes us more aware consumers and better participants in democratic society.
|URL:||Spanish at Renison University College|
|Cost per year:*||
Books and supplies: $2,000
|Grade for Entrance Previous Year (%)*||80 to 100|
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Applicants must have a high school diploma or equivalent.