Latin American Studies

Latin American Studies

Minor in Latin American Studies

This program is administered by the Department of Modern Languages and Classics.

Students majoring in discipline other than Spanish may obtain a minor in Latin American Studies by completing the equivalent of twenty-four (24) credit hours approved for the program. These must include:

a) SPAN 1000 Introduction to Latin American Studies
b) SPAN 1100 Introduction to the Spanish Language
c) HIST 1262 Introduction to Latin American History
d) HIST 2440 Revolutions in Latin America
e) And twelve (12) other credit hours with a focus on Latin America in at least two different disciplines taken from the list below:


CRIM 4515, HIST 2250, HIST 2251, HIST 3480, HIST 4530, IDST 4463, SPAN 3310, SPAN 3312, SPAN 3320, SPAN 4400 and other courses approved by the Program Advisor.


Students are referred to the Spanish section of this Academic Calendar for the Department Policy on course placement.