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 whilst studying Human rights, developing your confidence to advocate for individual and community rights, social justice and social change. 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 spend your third year at a partner university in Latin America, so you can truly explore and become immersed in Latin American culture.