Program Information

School: University of Waterloo
Faculty: Faculty of Arts
Degree: Bachelor; Co-op; Honours
Field of Study: Latin American Studies
Spanish and Iberian Studies
Spanish Language and Literature
Description: Our language-oriented stream emphasizes a fluent knowledge of Spanish, focusing on understanding, speaking, reading, and writing, including courses for business and translation. Meanwhile, Waterloo’s Hispanic club gives you the chance to practice your conversation skills with peers.

Alternatively, you can opt to specialize in Latin American Literatures and Cultures. In this stream, you’ll study the major literary and cultural trends of Latin America, from pre-Columbian times to the present, while developing strong research skills along the way.

URL: Spanish at University of Waterloo
Length: 5 Year(s)
Cost per year:*
National: $6,810
International: $29,230

Admission Requirements

Grade for Entrance Previous Year (%)* 80 to 83
Prerequisites:*

These courses are intended as guidelines. Speak to your guidance counsellor to see what courses are offered at your school.

  •  Grade12 English 

Test Scores:

  • Test of English as a Foreign Language (Internet Based) [min. 90] or Michigan English Language Assessment Battery [min. 80] or International English Language Testing System (academic or immigration) [min. 6.5] or Canadian Academic English Language Assessment [min. 75]