2016-17 Catalog

Publication date June 2016

International Studies Minor: Latin American Emphasis

(All colleges)

18 credits, at least 9 credits of which must be at the 300/400 level.

International studies foundation:
Select one from:3
ANT 202/ECO 202/GEO 202/HIS 202/POL 202/SOC 202 Contemporary Global Issues
ANT 212/ECO 212/PHL 212/POL 212/WGS 212 Search for Economic Justice
Required capstone course:3
Engaging Global Challenges and Opportunities
Latin American emphasis electives:
Select an additional twelve credits of electives from at least three different disciplines on the Latin American emphasis list (see below) and at least six of these credits must be at the 300/400 level.12
Total Credits18

International studies minors may apply a maximum of six credits from another major or minor. 

A maximum of six credits are allowed to overlap between general education requirements and the minor.

Latin American emphasis

ANT 290Andean Anthropology3
ANT/ARC/HIS 353Maya Civilization3
ANT 354Peoples and Cultures of Latin America3
ARC 280The Incas and their Ancestors: Archaeology of the Andes3
GEO 318The Geography of Latin America & the Caribbean3
HIS 336Hispanics in the United States3
HIS 341Nineteenth Century Latin America3
HIS 342Twentieth Century Latin America3
HIS 344Colonial Latin America3
HIS 345U.S. - Latin American Relations3
HIS 347A History of Greater Mexico3
HIS 356History of Mexico3
POL 339Contemporary Latin America3
POL 439Women and Politics in Latin America3
SOC 342Latino/a Experiences in the U.S.3
SPA 202Intermediate Spanish II4
SPA 305Introduction to Hispanic Literature3
SPA 321Spanish American Civilization3
SPA 351Films in Spanish4

Additional courses not listed above may be counted towards the INS Latin American emphasis minor as long as they satisfy at least one of the program learning outcomes. Please contact the INS Director for more information.

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