Minor in Latin American Studies

Course requirements for the Latin American Studies minor (18 credits): 

The Minor in Latin American Studies is an interdisciplinary minor that is taught in a variety of departments: History, Political Science, Geography and Pan-African Studies. Additional elective courses are offered in Anthropology, Economics, English, Justice Studies, Modern and Classical Language Studies, Music and Sociology.See the Undergraduate Catalog at http://www.kent.edu/catalog/2010/collegesprograms/as/ug/las.cfm for complete information.

Choose from three or more subject areas: 
18
ANTH
48425
Ancient Mesoamerica (3)
ENG
21001
Introduction to Ethnic Literature of the U.S. (3)
GEOG
37084
Geography of South America (3)
37085
Geography of Central America and Mexico (3)
HIST
31140
Modern Latin America (3)
31141
Early Latin America (3)
31143
African-Brazilian Experience in Culture and Literature (3)
45697
Colloquium: Social History of Latin America (3)
45797
Colloquium: Comparative Latin American Revolutions (3)
JUS
37311
Minorities in Crime and Justice (3)
MCLS
28403
Hispanics in the United States (3)
28404
The Latin American Experience (3)
37143
African-Brazilian Experience in Culture and Literature (3)
PAS
24407
Caribbean Studies (3)
33508
Caribbean Social and Political Directions (3)
37143
African-Brazilian Experience in Culture and Literature (3)
POL
30550
Latin American Politics (3)
30551
U.S.-Latin American Relations (3)
SOC
32569
Minorities in America (3)
32610
Birth, Death and Migration (3)
The following courses are taught in Portuguese. Students must meet the
prerequisites prior to enrolling.
PORT
37330
Early Brazilian Literature (3)
37331
Recent Brazilian Literature (3)
37421
Luso-Brazilian Civilization (3)
The following courses are taught in Spanish. Students must meet the
prerequisites prior to enrolling.
SPAN
38334
Early Spanish American Literature (3)
38335
Recent Spanish American Literature (3)
38424
Culture and Civilization of Latin America (3)
48216
Contemporary Hispanic Culture (3)
48372
Spanish American Novel I (3)
48373
Spanish American Novel II (3)
48374
Modern Spanish American Drama (3)
48376
Contemporary Spanish American Short Story (3)
48378
U.S. Latina/o Writers (3)
Total     
18
Minimum cumulative 2.00 GPA required for graduation.

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