Latin American and Caribbean Studies, B.A. (30 Credit Major)

The courses and credits are distributed as follows:

Credits (30)

6 credits in:

Credits
LAC 266Introduction to Latin America and the Caribbean I

3

LAC 267Introduction to Latin America and the Caribbean II

3

3 credits in one of the following:

Credits
SPA 320Spanish American Literature of the 19th Century

3

SPA 329Literature of the Dominican Republic

3

SPA 332Spanish American Fiction of the Twentieth Century

3

SPA 333Spanish American Literature of the Conquest

3

SPA 343Twentieth-Century Latin American Poetry

3

Portuguese or French may be substituted with Departmental permission.

9 credits in:

One course from each of the following three study areas: Socioeconomic Structures, Literature and the Arts, and History and Politics

See Departmental adviser for list. 

Other courses may be substituted with Departmental permission.

12 credits in Electives:

To be taken from the three study areas or from Related Courses.

See Departmental adviser for list.

These courses are to be chosen in consultation with a Departmental adviser. At least 6 credits must be 300- or 400-level courses. No student may use more than 9 credits in any department that cross-lists courses with LAC to fulfill the major requirement.