Spanish is the important language in Europe and in the Americas with over 300 million native speakers and Spain is an important destination for Scottish tourists.  There are many Spanish tourists come to Scotland, so a good knowledge of Spanish is important in the tourist industry. It is an official language at many international organisations, such as the UN, the EU and FIFA.  The UK currently imports and exports many products to and from Spanish-speaking countries.

Career possibilities

Spanish is a useful subject that can be combined with any other.  It is particularly useful for subject areas, such as business, tourism, translation, art and primary teaching.  The jobs you can apply for a limitless.  A second language is always useful to enhance your CV.


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