Spanish is the third most widely spoken language in the world after English and Mandarin, and learning Spanish will give you a clear advantage in a competitive job market and an increasingly global world.

At AUT, students are taught by specialised language teachers who are passionate about teaching Spanish language and culture.

Key academic contact

Gloria Vazquez
Phone: +64 9 921 9999 ext 6841

Spanish as a minor or elective

Any of these papers can be taken as electives as part of your degree. All papers will cover the language skills (speaking, listening, reading and writing) needed to understand and express oneself in a variety of every day situations.

SPAN501 Spanish 1A
SPAN502 Spanish 1B
SPAN601 Spanish 2A
SPAN602 Spanish 2B

Find out more about Spanish as a minor or elective.

International exchange opportunities

For students interested in furthering their education at a Spanish speaking institution, AUT has links with the following universities:

Last updated: 05-Apr-2017 9.05am

The information on this page was correct at time of publication. For a comprehensive overview of AUT qualifications, please refer to the Academic Calendar.