Aug 05, 2021  
University Catalog 2020-2021 
University Catalog 2020-2021 [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Latin-American Studies, B.A.

The Latin American Studies Program offers interdisciplinary degrees with a focus on the history, economies, politics, cultures, art and literature, and social movements of Latin America and the transnational experiences of Latin American populations in diaspora. The Bachelor of Arts degree program in Latin American Studies affords the student a wide range of career opportunities in the U.S. and abroad, including work in government, teaching, not-for-profit organizations, business, and other fields.

The total number of units required for the Bachelor of Arts degree in Latin American Studies Program is 120 units, of which 45 units are in the major. Consult with an advisor for the specific number of units required in all areas of the degree including GE and free electives.

Requirements for the Bachelor of Arts Degree ( 45 units)

Elective Courses (24 units)

Latin American Studies Electives (6 units)

Students must select any two courses from the list below.

General Electives (12 units)

From the list below select 12 units, of which at least 9 units should be at the 4000s level.

Note: * when topic is Latin America