Honours in Romance Studies

Admission to the Honours Program in Romance Studies is not automatic. Interested students with a cumulative average of at least a B+ should apply to the Romance Studies advisor in the Department of French, Hispanic and Italian Studies, normally before the end of their second year.

First and Second Years

6 credits:

RMST 221 (3) Literatures and Cultures of the Romance World I: Medieval to Early Modern
RMST 222 (3) Literatures and Cultures of the Romance World II: Modern to Post-Modern

12 credits from:

 100– or 200-level courses in FREN, ITAL, LATN, PORT, or SPAN

Third and Fourth Years

12 credits, in at least two languages, from among:

FREN 328 (3) Selected Works of African and Caribbean Literature
FREN 329 (3) Selected Works of European French Literature
FREN 330 (3) Selected Works of Québécois Literature
ITAL 303 (3) Italian Literature and Culture of the Medieval and Early Modern Period
ITAL 304 (3) Italian Literature and Culture of the Modern and Contemporary Age
SPAN 357 (3) Survey of Peninsular Literature and Culture from the Origins to 1700
SPAN 358 (3) Survey of Peninsular Literature and Culture from 1700 to the Present
SPAN 364 (3) Survey of Spanish-American Literature and Culture to the 1820s
SPAN 365 (3) Survey of Spanish-American Literature and Culture since the 1820s

33 credits, in at least two languages, of which at least 15 must be 400-level, from among courses labelled:

FREN, ITAL, PORT, RMST, SPAN

3 credits from one of the following courses:

FREN 499 (3) Honours Essay
ITAL 499 (3) Honours Essay
SPAN 499 (3) Honours Essay