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Modern Languages with Year Abroad

  • Available in German, Italian or Spanish language and culture streams with no prior language training required
  • Includes language training courses as well as courses in history, modern life and classical and contemporary literature and cinema
  • Unique in Canada because students must spend their third year at a university in the country of their studied language and culture. This is a tremendous asset to any potential employer or graduate school
  • Tuition costs at the partner university will be the same as UWindsor
  • Scholarships, bursaries and work opportunities in the partner country are available

Course Descriptions - Modern Languages (within the Department of Languages, Literatures and Cultures)


Minimum Admissions Average: 
Bachelor of Arts (Honours) in Modern Languages with Year Abroad
Mean Admissions Average: 
  • ENG4U required
  • Majors in all other languages do not require prior high school language courses and will be assessed and placed appropriately upon program entrance
  • Students may choose to double major in any BA Honours program
Career Tracks: 
  • Travel and tourism
  • Social work (with additional studies)
  • International business and industry
  • Federal and provincial civil services