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Latin American Studies Minor

Latin America Studies is an interdisciplinary minor specializing in the histories, cultures, and social structures of the region.

The minor consists of 15 credits. The courses that may be used to fulfill the requirement include:

  1. Up to 6 credits may be counted from intermediate (200 level) or abobe-level courses in one or more of the languages of the region.
  2. The following courses currently taught at ECSU

  3. Latin American Studies Minor
    Subject Course Title  
    SPA 318 Latin American Civilization  
    SPA 323 Latin American Literature  
    HIS 255 Introduction to Latin America  
    HIS 342 Modern Latin America  
    HIS 345 History of Mexico  
    HIS 346 Central America  
    PSC 240 Latin American Politics  
    SOC 355 Latin America: Structure, Change and Development  
    SOC / SPA / MCL / ENG 356 America Latina (taught in spanish)  
    WST 324 Literature by "Women Authors of Latin America  
  4. Other Latin America-relatd courses from ECSU of otheruniversities with the consent of the Coordinator.
  5. Independent studies courses that focus on a Latin America-related issue.