2016-2017 Undergraduate Course Catalog 
    May 24, 2024  
2016-2017 Undergraduate Course Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Latino-Latin American Studies, BA

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Myrna Garcia, Director
310 H.B.C.


Doug Armstrong, Hans Buechler, Gail Bulman, John Burdick, Horace Campbell, Luis Castaneda, AH Peter Castro, Matt Cleary, Pedro Cuperman, Francine D’Amico, Geraldine de Berly, Pedro DiPietro, Kwame Dixon, Kathryn Everly, Stephanie Fetta, Alejandro Garcia, Bea Gonzalez, Martha Hanson, Dennis Harrod, Sydney Hutchinson, Amy Lutz, Gladys McCormick, Roberto Moreno, Arthur Paris, Jane Read, Alicia Rios, David Robinson, Silvio Torres-Saillant, Jamie Winder

The Latino-Latin American Studies program of the College of Arts and Sciences leads to the B.A. degree and embraces an interdisciplinary approach to culture, development, resources, history, and societies of these critical regions and their peoples. This recently modified and innovative program is designed to promote awareness and understanding of the many issues faced by the Latino and Latin American peoples of the western hemisphere. A wide range of faculty from several departments and with complementary perspectives provide a stimulating entry into the interrelated worlds of Latino America and Latin America.

Major Requirements

Students are required to take 30 credits of coursework, 24 of which are in courses numbered above 299. Courses should be selected from the following list in consultation with the advisor. Additional courses in Anthropology, English and Textual Studies, History, History of Art, History of Music, Geography, Political Sciences and Spanish are recommended and may be petitioned for LAS credit in consultation with the program director.


Additional Information

Additional courses may be petitioned with approval of advisor.

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