Requirements and Details

Total semester hours: 24-28

Core Requirements: 12 semester hours

Code Course Title Units
LLAS 100 Introduction to Latinx Studies 4
PLSC 455 Government and Politics of Latin America 4
SPCM 220 Intercultural Communication 4
Electives

A minimum of 12 semester hours if all upper division, 16 if not, selected from the following courses. A maximum of one elective must be taken from the Intercultural Electives. All remaining electives must be taken from the Latinx Studies or Latin American Studies. Courses associated with Study Abroad to Latin America may also be considered for inclusion in the electives.

Latinx Studies Electives:
Code Course Title Units
CS 305 Learning Through Community Service: Farm Workers & Grassroots Activism 1
CS 305 Learning Through Community Service: The Politics of Immigration 1
LLAS 290 Shaping Community Consciousness: Latino Practices of Social Agency,
Activism, and Transformation
4
MUS 108 Salsa & Latin Jazz Ensemble (by audition only) 0/1
SPAN 386 Chicano Literature 4
SOC 336 Latino Experience, or
ANTH 336 Latino Experience 4
THAR 315 Performance: Staging the Latina/o Revolution 4
Latin American Studies Electives:
Code Course Title Units
ANTH 221 Peoples and Cultures of Mexico 4
ART 317 Latin American Art 4
HSTY 320 History of Latin America 4
HSTY 353 History of Mexico 4
LIT 362 Contemporary Latin American: Literature in Translation 4
MUS 362 Music of Latin America 4
SPAN 320 Hispanic Civilizations and Culture I 4
SPAN 321 Hispanic Civilizations and Culture II 4
SPAN 431 Hispanic Readings II 4
SPAN 433 Hispanic Readings IV 4
Intercultural Electives:
Code Course Title Units
ANTH 320 Cultural Anthropology 4
PSY 409 Multicultural Psychology 4
MGMT 358 Culture and Gender Issues in Management 4
PLSC 363 Politics of Developing Nations 4
SOC 315 Race & Ethnicity 4
SOC 330 Social Class & Inequality 4
SOC 371 Birth, Migration and Aging 4
SPAN 350 Spanish Translation Workshop 4