Minor Requirements

To complete the LLAS minor, five courses (20 units) are required in the following distribution: LLAS 101,  two elective courses in a Latin American studies subject area (one of which must be at the 300-level) and two elective courses in a U.S. Latino studies subject area (one of which must be at the 300-level).

Coursework

Required Course

LLAS 101Introduction to Latina/o and Latin American Studies

4 units

Latin American Studies

CTSJ 361Gender, Race, and Nationality in Latin American and Latinx Film

4 units

DWA 222Latin America Political Economy

4 units

DWA 224/POLS 221Latin American Politics

4 units

DWA 229Introduction to Human Rights: Focus on the Americas

4 units

DWA 286Public Diplomacy in the Americas

4 units

HIST 150/LLAS 150Colonial Latin America

4 units

HIST 151/LLAS 151Modern Latin America

4 units

HIST 251/CSLC 251Nahuatl Language, Writing, and Culture

4 units

HIST 252/LLAS 252Religion in Mexico, PreColumbian Times to Present

4 units

HIST 258/LLAS 258Twentieth Century Mexico

4 units

HIST 355/LLAS 355Indians of Mexico

4 units

HIST 357/LLAS 357Environmental History of Mesoamerica

4 units

HIST 358/LLAS 358Food and Drink in Mexican History

4 units

HIST 359/LLAS 359Mexico-United States Borderlands

4 units

LLAS 301Gender and Sexuality in Colonial Latin America

4 units

LLAS 302The Mexican Revolution

4 units

MUSC 102/LLAS 102Music of Latin America

4 units

MUSC 286Music and Politics of the United States-Mexico Border

4 units

POLS 205/LLAS 205Latino/a Politics

4 units

SOC 210/LLAS 210The Struggle for Human Rights in Mexico

4 units

SOC 321/LLAS 321Immigration to the United States From Mexico and Central America

4 units

SOC 335/LLAS 335Democratizing Latin America

4 units

THEA 303/LLAS 303Latina/o Theater

4 units

U.S. Latino/a Studies

AMST 202/LLAS 202Latina/o Cultural and Intellectual History

4 units

AMST 260/LLAS 260United States Latino Literature and Cultural Studies

4 units

CTSJ 361Gender, Race, and Nationality in Latin American and Latinx Film

4 units

EDUC 205/LLAS 206The Politics and Pedagogy of First and Second Language Acquisition

4 units

EDUC 213/LLAS 213Chicano Education

4 units

HIST 359/LLAS 359Mexico-United States Borderlands

4 units

LLAS 206/EDUC 205The Politics and Pedagogy of First and Second Language Acquisition

4 units

LLAS 250Dialogue on Critical Latinx/Latin American Issues

4 units

LLAS 260/AMST 260United States Latino Literature and Cultural Studies

4 units

LLAS 284/MUSC 284Sonic Latinidad: Latino/a music in the United States

4 units

LLAS 303/THEA 303Latina/o Theater

4 units

PSYC 385/LLAS 385Chicanx Identities and Social Institutions: Education, Health, Politics

4 units

RELS 228Chican@ Religious Identities

4 units

SOC 321/LLAS 321Immigration to the United States From Mexico and Central America

4 units

THEA 303/LLAS 303Latina/o Theater

4 units