Bachelor of Latin American Studies

Australian National University ANU

This course is designed for students interested in the social, political, historical and cultural life of Latin America. This degree focuses on the contemporary Latin America as well as its history and ancient heritage. It also considers the innovative aspects of recent developments, particularly the possibilities for cooperation and tensions between diverse traditions. Students will study the Spanish language in the Latin American context and travel to Latin America for a semester at a partner institution, usually in their fifth semester of full-time study. By using elective courses, students may extend the language minor to a major.

Entry Requirements:

Year 12 or equivalent

Structure:

144 units including: 1 Latin American Studies major (48 units); 1 Spanish minor (24 units); 24 units at a Latin American partner institution or alternative Latin American in-country experience; plus electives (48 units)

Subjects you can Study:

Latin American studies

Study Pathways:

Credit may be granted for equivalent studies as appropriate at other universities.

Further information:

This program can also be incorporated into a double degree through the Flexible Double - Arts, Social Sciences group or Flexible Double - Law group. This program can also be incorporated into a Flexible Vertical Double Degree - Postgraduate business, humanities and social sciences group and Postgraduate law group.

Accepts International Students:

Yes

Provider CRICOS: 00120C

Campus ATAR/OP Mid Year Intake Study Mode Duration
Canberra No info No Full time 3 years
Canberra No info No Part time 6 years

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