48 months
11460 CAD/year
3330 CAD/year
Tuition fee
Apply date
Start date


Memorial University of Newfoundland offers an undergraduate degree program in Spanish including an option for a Spanish Major and an option for a Spanish Minor. 


Key facts

Students are offered the opportunity to study abroad through La Coruna, a summer immersion program in Spain. Additional opportunities to study abroad are also offered through the Go Abroad program in the Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences. 

A Major in Spanish at the Memorial University of Newfoundland consists of a minimum of 36 credit hours in Spanish chosen from the courses listed under the Spanish course descriptions. (It is strongly recommended that students in the Spanish Major Program complete Classics 1120 and 1121.)

Students are also offered the opportunity to go abroad through programmes such as La Coruna and there are also other opportunities to explore Spanish and related Hispanic studies through diverse work and study opportunities offered around the globe via the Memorial University Go Abroad program.

Why Select a Major in Spanish? 

  • Focused language studies that serve as a foundation for graduate and doctoral study
  • Advanced language study heightens employment opportunities in teaching, translation, tourism and public administration
  • Develop strong reading, writing and speaking abilities on campus and in potential immersion opportunities 

Programme Structure

Courses include: 
  • Elementary Spanish 
  • Intermediate Spanish 
  • Business and Culture 
  • Spanish Civilization
  • Advanced Spanish 

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines


120 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Interim High School transcript or predicted IB grades. Documents can be official or unofficial.
  • Official English proficiency test result (if required) sent directly from the testing authority.
  • Supplementary information required for competitive-entry programs may be required with your application.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    11460 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 11460 CAD per year during 48 months.
  • National

    3330 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 3330 CAD per year during 48 months.

Newfoundland and Labrador Students: $2,550

Living costs for St. John's

1159 - 1707 CAD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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