Bachelor of Arts (BA)

Double Major Minor

Develop a strong command of the Spanish language as you explore the language, literature, culture and ethnic diversity of Spain and the Spanish-American world.


Program Information

Spanish is the second most spoken language in the world. The Spanish program studies the language, literature and linguistics of Spain and Spanish America. Students undertake intensive training in listening, reading, writing, and speaking, while discovering the Spanish-speaking world’s social and cultural context. Spanish courses cover a wide variety of topics: the 900-year literary tradition of Spain; the innovative work of Latin America's writers; and the social, historical, and pedagogical aspects of Spanish linguistics.

Degree Information

Campus: Keele
Faculty:  Liberal Arts and Professional Studies
Degree:   Bachelor of Arts (BA)
Degree Options: Double Major, Minor, Single Major, Specialized

3, 4 yrs

Experiential Education

Research / Other Activities

Honours Option




Degree Overview

Career Options

Graduates of our Spanish program have gone on to have fulfilling careers in a wide variety of fields. With a Spanish degree from York you have the opportunity to enter the work force with a well-rounded education and options to be successful in a range of different career paths found domestically or abroad.


Cultural Interpreter Diplomatic Service Worker Foreign Language Correspondent
Foreign Service Worker Government Administrator Historian
Interpreter of Spanish International Development Worker Marketing Specialist
Spanish Language Teacher Translator Teacher / Professor