Courses Overview

The following courses and individualized study options may be counted toward elective course work requirements for a combined major or a minor in Latin American and Latino Studies. (For detailed descriptions please see the listings in the Catalog of Studies, under individual departmental headings.)

Anthropology:

  • ANTH 2013 Introduction to Latin American Studies
  • ANTH 3553 Religion in Latin America
  • ANTH 4263 Identity and Culture in the U.S.-Mexico Borderlands

Art History:

  • ARHS 4563/H Pre-Columbian Art
  • ARHS 4573/H Artists of New Spain

Economics:

  • ECON 3843 Economic Development, Poverty and World Bank

English:

  • ENGL 3543 Topics in U.S. Latino/Latina Literature and Culture
  • ENGL 4523 Studies in U.S. Latino/Latina Literature and Culture

History:

  • HIST 3073 Women and Gender in Latin American History
  • HIST 3193 The Making of the Modern Caribbean
  • HIST 3203 Colonial Latin America
  • HIST 3213 Modern Latin America
  • HIST 3283 U.S. Latinos and Latinas through Film
  • HIST 3303 U.S. Immigration History
  • HIST 3313 Latinos and Latinas in the U.S.
  • HIST 3843 Special Topics in Latin American and Caribbean History
  • HIST 4173 The Latin American City (Irregular)
  • HIST 4233 The Atlantic World, 1400-1850
  • HIST 4453 Frontiers and Borderlands in Colonial Latin America (Irregular)
  • HIST 4743 The Cold War in Latin America: Revolutions, Violence, and Politics (Irregular)
  • HIST 4783 History of Modern Mexico
  • HIST 4183 Africans and Slavery in Colonial Latin America (Irregular)
  • HIST 4823 Black Freedom in the Age of Emancipation
  • HIST 5313 Reading Seminar in Latin American History
  • HIST 5323 Research Seminar in Latin American History

Latin American Studies:

  • LAST 2013 Introduction to Latin American Studies
  • LAST 399VH Honors Thesis
  • LAST 4003 Latin American Studies Colloquium
  • LAST 4003H Honors Latin American Studies Colloquium

Music:

  • MUHS 4253 Special Topics in Music History (Latin American Music)

Political Science:

  • PLSC 3263 Latino Politics
  • PLSC 3573 Governments and Politics of Latin America
  • PLSC 4873 Inter-American Politics

Portuguese:

  • PORT 3013 Brazilian Cinema
  • PORT 3103 Introduction to Luso-Afro-Brazilian Literature
  • PORT 3203 Brazilian Culture and Social Issues

Sociology:

  • SOCI 3173 Latinos, Migration, and the U.S. South

Spanish:

  • SPAN 3103 Cultural Readings
  • SPAN 3113 Introduction to Literature
  • SPAN 3123 Spanish for Heritage Speakers II
  • SPAN 4133 Survey of Spanish-American Literature I
  • SPAN 4193 Survey of Spanish-American Literature II
  • SPAN 4223 Latin American Civilization
  • SPAN 4243 Literature and Culture in the Hispanic United States
  • SPAN 4253 Latin American Cinema and Society
  • SPAN 4553 Latin America Today
  • SPAN 4883 Indigenous Literatures of Mesoamerica, the Andes, and the Amazon
  • SPAN 475V Special Investigations
  • SPAN 5253 Colonial Literature and Culture
  • SPAN 5383 20th Century Spanish American Poetry
  • SPAN 5393 19th Century Spanish-American Literature
  • SPAN 5403 Spanish American Theater
  • SPAN 5463 20th Century Spanish-American Literature
  • SPAN 5883 Indigenous Literatures