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Latin American Studies (Including Placement Year) BA (Hons)

University of Essex

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  • Qualification

    Bachelor of Arts (with Honours) - BA (Hons)

  • Location

    Colchester Campus

  • Study mode

    Full time

  • Start date

    07-OCT-21

  • Duration

    4 Years

Course summary

Latin America is at the heart of issues of global importance. As well as producing some of the world’s most celebrated literature, art and music, the region’s economic, social and environmental impact is internationally significant. At Essex, you deepen your knowledge of Latin America while gaining the skills and experience to make a difference when you graduate. There is nowhere better to immerse yourself in the study of Latin America. Our innovative approach allows you to study Latin America from a range of disciplines and perspectives as well as developing language proficiency to degree level in at least one language (Spanish or Brazilian Portuguese). You also spend a year on placement gaining relevant work experience within an external business or organisation, giving you a competitive edge in the graduate job market.

Application deadline

15 January 2020

Tuition fees

Students living in United States
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£ 16,050per year

Tuition fees shown are for indicative purposes and may vary. Please check with the institution for most up to date details.

University information

University of Essex

  • University League Table

    41st

  • Campus address

    University of Essex, Wivenhoe Park, Colchester, Essex, CO4 3SQ, England

The careers team offer dedicated international careers advice and support throughout studies and after graduation.
Central London is easily accessible from all of the university's campuses.
The University of Essex has a student body that represents over 140 nationalities and supports over 30 different cultural societies.

Subject rankings

  • Subject ranking

    11th out of 15 3

  • Entry standards

    / Max 155
    107 65%

    11th

    4
  • Graduate prospects

    / Max 100
    60 60%

    10th

  • Student satisfaction

    / Max 5
    4.13 83%

    9th

    7

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