Course in Hispanic Studies

Top Courses in Hispanic Studies

A course is a college-level class that is a stepping-stone toward a degree. It is also designed for current professionals who want to increase their knowledge in their career field. Students who are interested in Latin America may want to explore the different courses in Hispanic studies.

You may be wondering, what is a course in Hispanic studies? This class will introduce students to the politics, culture and history of Latin America. Because the programs will vary from school to school, students can choose courses that match their interest level. Classes may include culture and society, anthropology, literature, politics, international relations and languages.

Offering an in-depth knowledge of Latin America, a course in Hispanic studies will help students with a number of political and cultural issues. It is a good class for those who want to travel and work in different parts of the world, and who want to work with a variety of people. 

Courses in Hispanic studies can be taken in universities all over the world, which causes the costs to vary widely. It is recommended that you research a number of different schools and then get ahold of them directly to find out what to expect financially.

Taking multiple courses in Hispanic studies can lead to a career in academia, business or politics. Being able to speak multiple languages and understanding the cultures of different countries opens the doors to a variety of opportunities all over the world. Examples include educator, translator, cultural affairs officer, import/export consultant, international business person and international relations professional.

There are many opportunities, both in person and online, to take Hispanic studies courses. Whether you are looking to attend school part-time or full-time, it is easy to explore what is available through our extensive database. Start investigating right now and search for your program below and contact directly the admission office of the school of your choice by filling in the lead form.

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Spanish Language (Hispanic Studies) Course

Universidad Nebrija
Campus Full time Part time 4 - 32 weeks February 2018 Spain Madrid + 1 more

These courses are designed for students who wish to spend one semester or more studying in a prestigious program while taking part in the everyday life of a Spanish university—both academically and socially. The program offers over 40 different course subjects related to Spanish language, grammar, literature, history, art, political science, and other similar disciplines. At each level, general, specific, and focused courses are available in order to meet the different needs of students.

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Experience Spain and the Spanish language at Nebrija while obtaining university credits

These courses are designed for students who wish to spend one semester or more studying in a prestigious program while taking part in the everyday life of a Spanish university—both academically and socially.

The program offers over 40 different course subjects related to Spanish language, grammar, literature, history, art, political science and other similar disciplines.

At each level, general, specific, and focused courses are available in order to meet the different needs of students.

Spanish courses are offered throughout the year in 6 different programs. The flexibility of the courses enables students to choose from or combine any of these study periods: ... [-]


Spanish Language Immersion

FSD - Foundation for Sustainable Development
Campus Full time 9 - 52 weeks September 2018 Bolivia Cochabamba

With the Language Immersion program, interns can increase their language skills before and during their international development fieldwork.

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In conjunction with the FSD International Development Internship Program, FSD also offers a Language Immersion Program at our site in Cochabamba, Bolivia. FSD International Development Internships are a chance for students and young adults to gain experience in sustainable development and insight into other cultures that can only be obtained through direct experience, and language is a key component to successful project implementation. With the Language Immersion program, interns can increase their language skills before and during their international development field work. This program has been customized with two options, Level 1: Beginner, and Level 2: Intermediate. Through this Language Immersion Program, interns receive individual language instruction, similar program components of FSD’s Intern Abroad program (host family, site team support, orientation, etc.), and flexible course options. SPANISH LANGUAGE INSTRUCTORS FSD’s instructors offer quality Spanish training regardless of your level. The classes are held one-on-one with the instructor, so that each class can be tailored for the student. Our professors design curriculum based on the needs of the students; working to improve conversation, grammar, reading, and writing. All language instructors are local Bolivians who are bilingual and have taught at the elementary, intermediate, and advanced levels. The professors have taught over two thousand students across Bolivia, and make learning Spanish practical and relevant to Cochabamba. Classes include information on Bolivian culture, politics, and history. LANGUAGE IMMERSION OPTIONS Level One: Beginner For Level One, participants will spend two or more weeks taking language classes for three hours a day. These language classes... [-]

Course Study Abroad

Centro de Lenguas Modernas - Universidad de Granada
Campus Full time September 2018 Spain Granada

The University of Granada Modern Languages Center (CLM) is one of the leading institutions in Spain in the field of language learning. It is one of a kind thanks to its highly-qualified and specialized teaching staff. Using a communicative approach, special emphasis is given to interaction in real-life situations.

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Best Courses in Hispanic Studies 2018. The University of Granada Modern Languages Center (CLM) is one of the leading institutions in Spain in the field of laguage learning. It is one of a kind thanks to its highly-qualified and specialised teaching staff. Using a communicative approach, special emphasis is given to interaction in real-life situations. The Center's installations located in the old Realejo District, consist of two main buildings: the beautiful 16th century Palace of Santa Cruz and the Huerta de los Angeles Mansion. Both combine the beauty and warmth of historical buildings with the most modern technical equipment. Another attraction of CLM is its singular multicultural and multilingual atmosphere. Foreign students can share their daily lives with those of Spanish students learning different foreign languages, thus stimulating a mutual interest in their different languages and cultures. Be immersed in Spanish language, culture, cuisine and tradition in a city renowned for its flamenco artists, guitar craftsmanship and Federico García Lorca. Witness the social interactions of the local, university, gypsy and immigrant communities in one lively plaza. Enjoy the dramatic contrasts between the old world and the new that will co-exist in your daily life, buying muffins from cloistered nuns at a 16th century convent and a coffee from the nearby fast food joint. Learn Spanish in an environment that will prepare you for future interactions with Spanish speakers from all over the world. in GRANADA! Where can you ... Take college-level courses in Intensive Spanish Language, Spanish Language and Culture,... [-]

Course in Hispanic Studies: Hispanic Studies Course (CEH) and Spanish Language and Culture Course (CLCE)

Centro de Lenguas Modernas - Universidad de Granada
Campus Full time 4 months February 2018 Spain Granada

If you want to study Spanish in Granada, the Hispanic Studies Course is aimed at students and professionals who wish to acquire a deeper knowledge of Spanish language and culture. This course offers a wide variety of subjects taught by specialists from the University of Granada. [+]

Although formally two different programs Hispanic Studies Course (CEH) and Spanish Language and Culture Course (CLCE) act as one because they are not a matter of choice but one of actual level of Spanish language. In other words, the requirement to enroll in CEH is to have and advanced command of the language, whereas you only need to be an intermediate Spanish learner to be accepted in CLCE. If you want to study Spanish in Granada, the Hispanic Studies Course is aimed at students and professionals who wish to acquire a deeper knowledge of Spanish language and culture. This course offers a wide variety of subjects taught by specialists from the University of Granada. Students must already have a high command of Spanish to be able to follow these subjects (i.e. have passed level B2.1 (CLM - 6 Advanced)). For this reason, CLM always recommends students to take an Intensive Spanish Language Course (CILE) before beginning the Hispanic Studies Course. The CEH Course is taught in two periods - from October to December (Fall) and from February to May (Spring). Students can choose the first period, the second period or both (the Complete Hispanic Studies Course). Students in this course can choose four or five subjects offered by CLM for each period. One of these subjects may be a Modern Language Course offered by CLM. Depending on students' needs and the length of their stay in Granada, they can take some of the subjects from the Optional January Course. Each... [-]

Teen Spanish Immersion Summer Camp

Tico Lingo
Campus 3 weeks February 2018 Costa Rica Heredia

Combining intensive Spanish classes, daily cultural activities, and weekend adventure tours, the Teen Spanish camp aims to fully immerse students in Costa Rican culture and community. [+]

Combining intensive Spanish classes, daily cultural activities, and weekend adventure tours, the Teen Spanish camp aims to fully immerse students in Costa Rican culture and community.

The camp emphasises studying and acquiring Spanish through cultural immersion. Students will not only walk away with an increased level of Spanish, but also a new worldly and cultural perspective on life… and an adventure to share with everyone back home!

Ages: 13 – 18Duration: 3 weeks

Program Details

The Teen Spanish Immersion Summer Camp runs for three weeks and combines intensive Spanish classes, daily cultural activities, and weekend excursions. It’s an all-inclusive program that offers teens everything they’ll need to learn, immerse, and walk away with the adventure of a lifetime.... [-]


Adult Spanish Immersion Programs

Tico Lingo
Campus 1 - 16 weeks February 2018 Costa Rica Heredia

Our Adult Spanish programs are designed to get students speaking conversational Spanish as quickly as possible. We offer different program options that each include Spanish language courses and local homestay accommodation. [+]

Our Adult Spanish programs are designed to get students speaking conversational Spanish as quickly as possible. We offer different program options that each include Spanish language courses and local homestay accommodation. Many students have seen drastic increases in Spanish language fluency after 3 to 4 weeks.

Program duration is flexible, ranging from 1-16 weeks.

Included in each program:

Airport Pickup Placement exam to ensure proper leveling City-wide tour of Heredia with Map Conversational classes with locals Diploma for course completion

Basic Spanish Immersion Program

The Basic program includes 4 hours of Spanish language instruction per day with homestay accommodation in a local Tico family home.... [-]


Course: Intensive Spanish + Internships

Giralda Center
Campus Full time 2 weeks Open Enrollment Spain Sevilla

The best way to improve your Spanish in a professional context and at the same time gain work experience within companies or organizations in Seville in areas such as tourism, hospitality, communication, law, medicine, teaching, NGOs and marketing. [+]

The best way to improve your Spanish in a professional context and at the same time gain work experience within companies or organizations in Seville in areas such as tourism, hospitality, communication, law, medicine, teaching, NGOs and marketing. Intensive Spanish Course + Internships includes: 20 hours per week of Intensive Spanish Course for a minimum of 2 weeks.

Internship in a Spanish company (Tourism, law, communication, marketing, design, architecture, teaching, NGO, etc). From 3 to 24 weeks.

A daily program, Monday to Friday, of free afternoon/evening cultural activities.

This course is available at all levels, all year round.

Take advantage of our flexibility: our courses begin every Monday all year round. If you are a student at the A1 level (Beginner) we recommend the following starting dates: 9 January 6 February 6 March 3 April 8 May 5 June 3 July 7 August 4 September 2 October 30 October 27 November Cost & Fees 2 weeks of Spanish course + internship (from 2 to 6 months) Total price: 710€ Price per supplementary week of Spanish: 140€ [-]


Course: Intensive Spanish + Au pair work

Giralda Center
Campus Full time 4 weeks Open Enrollment Spain Sevilla

This option allows you to follow our Intensive Spanish Course in the morning and also do au pair work with a Spanish family in Seville. [+]

This option allows you to follow our Intensive Spanish Course in the morning and also do au pair work with a Spanish family in Seville. Intensive Spanish Course + Au pair work 20 hours per week of Intensive Spanish Course for a minimum of 4 weeks.

Au pair work with a Spanish family in Seville consisting of looking after children and related duties (25-30 hrs/week), in the afternoon/evening.

Payment: Individual room and full board plus a 80€ to 100€ weekly pay. One day and a half to two days off per week.

A daily program, Monday to Friday, of free afternoon/evening cultural activities.

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Course: Intensive Spanish + One-on-one classes

Giralda Center
Campus Full time 1 - 4 weeks Open Enrollment Spain Sevilla

Combine intensive classes in the morning with the benefits of tailor-made One-to-one classes in the afternoon where you decide the content. [+]

Combine intensive classes in the morning with the benefits of tailor-made One-to-one classes in the afternoon where you decide the content. Intensive Spanish Course + One-to-one classes includes: 20 hours per week of Intensive Spanish Course.

4 or 8 extra hours per week of One-to-one classes in the afternoons.

A daily program, Monday to Friday, of free afternoon/evening cultural activities.

This course is available at all levels, all year round, from 1 week to an entire academic year.

Take advantage of our flexibility: our courses begin every Monday all year round. If you are a student at the A1 level (Beginner) we recommend the following starting dates: 9 January 6 February 6 March 3 April 8 May 5 June 3 July 7 August 4 September 2 October 30 October 27 November Cost & Fees Intensive Spanish Course + One-to-one classes Plus 4 hours/ week 1 week: 264€ 2 weeks: 520€ 3 weeks: 780€ 4 weeks: 1024€ Intensive Spanish Course + One-to-one classes Plus 8 hours /week 1 week: 380€ 2 weeks: 744€ 3 weeks: 1116€ 4 weeks: 1456€ [-]


Course: Intensive Spanish Plus

Giralda Center
Campus Full time 1 - 5 weeks Open Enrollment Spain Sevilla

If you are really serious about studying Spanish and want to have more practice and consolidation, this course includes 4 or 8 hrs/week of extra lessons in the afternoon in very small groups. This is also a good option if your stay in Spain is short and you want to make the most of your time. [+]

If you are really serious about studying Spanish and want to have more practice and consolidation, this course includes 4 or 8 hrs/week of extra lessons in the afternoon in very small groups. This is also a good option if your stay in Spain is short and you want to make the most of your time. Intensive Spanish Plus Premium Course includes: 20 hours per week of Intensive Spanish Course. 4 or 8 extra hours per week in the afternoons focusing on communication. (+4 divided over 2 days of 2 hours, + 8 divided over 4 days of 2 hours) *Please note these classes can occasionally co-inside with the afternoon activities.

1 to 4 students per class.

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Course: Intensive Spanish

Giralda Center
Campus Full time 1 - 12 weeks Open Enrollment Spain Sevilla

This is our most popular Intensive Spanish Course. It is a well-balanced option that guarantees rapid progress in all aspects of Spanish language learning: understanding, speaking, reading and writing. At the same time, it allows plenty of free time in the afternoons and evenings to enjoy all that Seville has to offer. [+]

This is our most popular Intensive Spanish Course. It is a well-balanced option that guarantees rapid progress in all aspects of Spanish language learning: understanding, speaking, reading and writing. At the same time, it allows plenty of free time in the afternoons and evenings to enjoy all that Seville has to offer. Intensive Spanish Course includes: 20 hours per week, Monday to Friday.

9am-1pm, 4 daily sessions of 55 minutes each.

6 to 10 students per class.

A daily program, Monday to Friday, of free afternoon/evening cultural activities.

This course is available at all levels, all year round, from 1 week to an entire academic year.

Take advantage of our flexibility: our courses begin every Monday all year round. If you are a student at the A1 level (Beginner) we recommend the following starting dates: 9 January 6 February 6 March 3 April 8 May 5 June 3 July 7 August 4 September 2 October 30 October 27 November Cost & Fees 1 week : 165€ 2 weeks : 320€ 3 weeks : 465€ 4 weeks : 580€ 5 - 11 weeks : 140€/week From 12 weeks on: 135€/week [-]


Semester Program Course

Universidad de Alicante - Centro Superior de Idiomas
Online & Campus Combined Full time 4 weeks Open Enrollment Spain Alicante

Apart from the Intensive Spanish Program, we offer a Semester Communication and Culture program, with the possibility to study both in Spanish and English, easily combined with courses in any of the University of Alicante Bachelor Programs or with some Spanish language courses. [+]

If you are looking for something less intensive… Apart from the Intensive Spanish Program, we offer a Semester Communication and Culture program, with the possibility to study both in Spanish and English, easily combined with courses in any of the University of Alicante Bachelor Programs or with some Spanish language courses. Very popular courses like “Business Spanish” or “Spanish cultures from an intercultural perspective”(in English) together with new courses such as “Gender, Language and Power”, “Professional communication in an intercultural context”, “Creative writing”, etc. in a semester program offering both language improvement and content courses with ECTS credits. Each course consists of 4 hours a week of class (two 2-hour classes). Courses last for a total of 60 hours (45 teaching hours + online work). Each course is equivalent to 6 ECTS credits. Since these can be combined with intensive and semester language courses, you can take up to 4/5 courses: from 6 to 30 credits, depending on your needs. And after class... To make the best of your stay, we also offer a wide range of cultural, sport and leisure activities to meet Spanish and other international students and fully enjoy the life-changing experience of study abroad. [-]

The Movement Of Social Solidarity In Argentina And South American Social Problems

Pontificia Universidad Católica Argentina
Campus Full time 1 semester February 2018 Argentina Buenos Aires

This course seeks to enhance and deepen the knowledge, first, about the social solidarity action in general, focusing on Argentina mainly and secondly, knowledge of the social problems of the continent from the analysis of social problems and approach solidarity that is carried out in Argentina, including within the context of the South American continental underdevelopment. [+]

Best Courses in Hispanic Studies 2018. This course seeks to enhance and deepen the knowledge, first, about the social solidarity action in general, focusing on Argentina mainly and secondly, knowledge of the social problems of the continent from the analysis of social problems and approach solidarity that is carried out in Argentina, including within the context of the South American continental underdevelopment. For this, the course develops: Description; analysis and presentation of the state of contemporary debate on the following topics: government social policies; social action of civil society; social solidarity action. Presentation of the state of South American social problems. Analysis of causes of social underdevelopment of the South American countries and their consequences. Description and analysis of the South American forms of social issues and their derived: Poverty; urban poverty, rural poverty; indigenous social groups; informal work; involuntary migration; discrimination; violence in relation to the social-economic underdevelopment; housing deficit; child malnutrition. Exhibition of a historical overview of South America from the socially and politically from the pre-Hispanic period until today. The course is implemented following two ways: theoretical lectures by the teacher in charge of the course and content temporarily divided into classroom. Classes with outputs for direct contact of the trainees students with the protagonists of the solidarity action and where it is performed, using as a criterion for thematic selection that are the subject of joint action linked to problems where the consequences of characteristic economic underdevelopment in the region have the highest incidence. Teaching: Mr.... [-]

Contemporary Latin American Story

Pontificia Universidad Católica Argentina
Campus Full time 1 semester February 2018 Argentina Buenos Aires

The seminar consists of critical reading and thematic and formal analysis of Latin American stories that best represent the diversity of gender in the XIX, XX and XXI centuries. On the one hand, we will explore the story as a literary genre in Latin America through the theory, techniques and production of so-called "masters of the short story" Quiroga, Cortazar, Borges, Rulfo, Donoso and García Márquez [+]

Course description: The seminar consists of critical reading and thematic and formal analysis of Latin American stories that best represent the diversity of gender in the XIX, XX and XXI centuries. On the one hand, we will explore the story as a literary genre in Latin America through the theory, techniques and production of so-called "masters of the short story" Quiroga, Cortazar, Borges, Rulfo, Donoso and García Márquez. On the other hand, we analyze the story in direct relation to the literary tradition, social context, the historical moment and specific literature search of each author and movement. We pay special attention, but not exclusively, the writers of the baroque and neo-baroque -Alejo Cuban Carpentier, Jose Lezama Lima, Reinaldo Arenas and Virgilio Piñera for this generation be a turning point in Latin American literature in general. In addition, we will dedicate the last part of the course to the study of short stories written by women Luisa Valenzuela, Cristina Peri Rossi and Zoé Valdés, among others to evaluate the concept of -individual and social identity and multiple masks. The stories will be approached from a historical and social perspective stylistic, aesthetic and structural -aspects theoretical, technical, literary and. In turn, in some specific cases, we adapt the text to the screen in order to open a dialogue between literature and cinema. Objectives: The main objective of this course is to give students the social base, the historical framework and the relevant aesthetic movement for critical reading of texts. In addition to... [-]

Course: Salamanca - Study in Salamanca

IES Abroad
Campus Full time 1 - 2 semesters January 2018 Spain Salamanca

If you’re looking for a Spanish program that is fully immersive, our program in Salamanca is for you. In addition to an intensive Spanish language orientation and semester-long Spanish course, there are Spanish language writing, speaking, and theater workshops to bring your coursework to life. [+]

Best Courses in Hispanic Studies 2018. Overview Combine the atmosphere of a university town and the charming hospitality of a small city and you have Salamanca. Declared a UNESCO World Heritage Site in 1988, Salamanca is the most important university city in Spain and is known for its contributions to Spanish language education. If you’re looking for a Spanish program that is fully immersive, our program in Salamanca is for you. In addition to an intensive Spanish language orientation and semester-long Spanish course, there are Spanish language writing, speaking, and theater workshops to bring your coursework to life. The program is also linked to the academic and social life of the Universidad de Salamanca (USAL), the oldest university in Spain and one of the most prestigious in Europe. Learn alongside your Spanish peers by enrolling at USAL or the Universidad Pontificia de Salamanca (UPSA). Regardless of your major, you may combine your interests in linguistic and cultural proficiency with your academic pursuits. You can contribute to a local organization by participating in an education internship in the spring semester or a service learning experience at a local not-forprofit organization in the fall semester. If exploring a bigger metropolitan city and connecting to a major international airport for travels throughout Spain and beyond interest you, travel to Madrid on the new high speed train in just 90 minutes. Salamanca will be your classroom. Get involved in activities like soccer games and language exchange gatherings with local students, movie nights, salsa and... [-]