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Latin American Studies (LATAM) - Archive

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Begin Date: Summer Session 1988
End Date: Spring Semester 2004

Latin American Studies (LATAM) - Archive

PROFESSOR MARTIN S. STABB, in charge

This interdisciplinary major is designed for students who want a basic understanding of Latin America. The program is organized so that it may be combined with a second major or a minor subject.

For the B. A. degree in Latin American Studies, a minimum of 124 credits is required.

To view the Latin American Studies Minor (LATAM)

Scheduling Recommendation by Semester Standing given like (Sem: 1-2)

GENERAL EDUCATION: 45 credits
(6 of these 45 credits are included in the REQUIREMENTS FOR THE MAJOR)
(See description of General Education in front of Bulletin.)

FIRST-YEAR SEMINAR:
(Included in ELECTIVES or GENERAL EDUCATION course selection)

INTERCULTURAL AND INTERNATIONAL COMPETENCE:
(Included in REQUIREMENTS FOR THE MAJOR)

WRITING ACROSS THE CURRICULUM:
(Included in REQUIREMENTS FOR THE MAJOR)

ELECTIVES: 18 credits

BACHELOR OF ARTS DEGREE REQUIREMENTS: 24 credits
(See description of Bachelor of Arts Degree Requirements in front of Bulletin.)

REQUIREMENTS FOR THE MAJOR: 43 credits[1]
(This includes 6 credits of General Education GH courses.)

PRESCRIBED COURSES (34 credits)
PORT 001(4), SPAN 200(3) (Sem: 1-4)
ANTH 045 GS;DF(3), ECON 014 GS(3), HIST 178 GH;GI(3), HIST 179 GH;GI(3), SPAN 131 GH;DF(3) (Sem: 3-6)
GEOG 440W(3), PL SC 456(3), SPAN 400(3), SPAN 476(3) (Sem: 5-8)

ADDITIONAL COURSES (9 credits)
Select 9 credits from the following:
ANTH 008 GS;DF(3), ANTH 422(3), ANTH 440(3) (Sem: 3-8)
ECON 333 GS(3), ECON 433(3), GEOG 440W(3), HIST 467(3), HIST 468(3), PL SC 422(3), PL SC 442(3), PL SC 453(3-6)[43], PL SC 457(3-6), SPAN 305(3), SPAN 410(3), SPAN 412(3), SPAN 472(3) (Sem: 5-8)
PORT 002(4), PORT 003(4), PORT 405(3), PORT 456(3) (Sem: 1-8)
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[1] A student enrolled in this major must receive a grade of C or better, as specified in Senate Policy 82-44.
[43] When course deals with Latin America.

Last Revised by the Department: Summer Session 1988

Blue Sheet Item #: 16-10-043

Review Date: 4/8/03

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