Spanish and Latin American Studies

The following recommendations are for Spanish and Latin American Studies. All units for this Major must obtain approval from the language department to receive credit.

Short Term Programs

Cultural Intelligence: Building competencies for Global Leadership – Italy

  • Semester in Prato | ATS3064 | 6 points
  • All program and tuition fees paid to Monash
  • $500, $900 or $1500 Monash Abroad Travel Scholarship granted to all Semester in Prato students. Value is dependent on total number of credit points studied

Screening Contemporary Europe – Italy

  • Semester in Prato | ATS2295/ATS3295 | 6 credit points
  • All program and tuition fees paid to Monash
  • $500, $900 or $1500 Monash Abroad Travel Scholarship granted to all Semester in Prato students. Value is dependent on total number of credit points studied

Cuba Study Tour – Cuba

  • Summer Program | ATS2251/ATS3251 | 6 points
  • Engage with the history, politics and culture of Cuba
  • All program and tuition fees paid to Monash
  • $500 Monash Abroad Travel Scholarship granted to all students

Exchange

Pontifical Catholic University (PUC) of Rio de Janeiro – Brazil

  • Semester 1 or 2 | 18 – 24 points
  • Units taught in Portuguese; limited English
  • Students are recommended to study the Pre-term Portuguese as a Second Language
  • $2500 Monash Abroad Travel Scholarship granted to all students

Pontifical Catholic University (PUC) of Chile – Chile

  • Semester 1 or 2 | 18 – 24 points
  • Units taught in Spanish only.
  • $2500 Monash Abroad Travel Scholarship granted to all students

University of Diego Portales – Chile

  • Semester 1 or 2 | 18 – 24 points
  • Units taught in Spanish only.
  • $2500 Monash Abroad Travel Scholarship granted to all students

University of Chile – Chile

  • Semester 1 or 2 | 18 – 24 points
  • Units taught in Spanish only.
  • $2500 Monash Abroad Travel Scholarship granted to all students

University of Antioquia – Colombia

  • Semester 1 or 2 | 18 – 24 points
  • Units taught in Spanish only.
  • $2500 Monash Abroad Travel Scholarship granted to all students

Tec de Monterrey – Mexico

  • Semester 1 or 2 | 18 – 24 points
  • Units taught in Spanish and English
  • Students studying equivalent of 24 Monash points in Spanish are required to complete 32 Tec credits (4 courses); Students studying in English are required to study 48 Tec credits (6 courses)
  • $500 Monash Abroad Travel Scholarship granted to all students

Autonomous University of Barcelona – Spain

  • Semester 1 or 2 | 18 – 24 points
  • Units taught in Spanish; limited English units per Faculty (Students must study 50% of units in one nominated Faculty)
  • It is recommended that students be at Proficient level to study toward a Spanish Major or Minor
  • If students wish to continue Spanish at UAB and are not at a level to study local units in Spanish, it is recommended that students:
    • enrol into the Diploma language class – students will need to pay tuition for this program upfront as it is outside of the exchange agreement.
    • enrol in an intensive pre- or post-exchange program (see below) – students will also need to pay tuition for the program and organise their enrolment independently.
  • $1500 Monash Abroad Travel Scholarship granted to all students

Autonomous University of Madrid – Spain

  • Semester 1 or 2 | 18 – 24 points
  • Units taught in Spanish only.
  • $900 Monash Abroad Travel Scholarship granted to all students

University of Navarra – Spain

  • Semester 1 or 2 | 18 – 24 points
  • Units taught in Spanish; limited English
  • $2500 Monash Abroad Travel Scholarship granted to all students

Non Monash Programs

Autonomous University of Barcelona Summer School – Spain

  • Winter Program | 6 points
  • All program and tuition fees paid to host institution
  • For more information about the application process, please click here
  • $500 Monash Abroad Travel Scholarship granted to all students

Intensive Spanish and Culture in Spain – Spain

  • Winter and Summer Programs | 6 points
  • Offered by Universidad de Granada in Grenada, Spain
  • Designed to fully immerse you in the Spanish culture and language with home stay accommodation
  • Weekend trips include visits to Seville, Cordoba and Malaga
  • For more information about the application process, please click here
  • All program and tuition fees paid to AIM Overseas
  • $500 Monash Abroad Travel Scholarship granted to all students

History of the Inca Civilisation – Peru

  • Summer Program | 6 points
  • Offered by Universidad San Ignacio de Loyola in Cusco, Peru
  • Explore issues related to Inca ideology, as well as their cultural and material legacy
  • Site visits include a trip to Machu Picchu, the Sacred Valley of the Incas and Lake Titicaca
  • For more information about the application process, please click here
  • All program and tuition paid to AIM Overseas