Minor in Latin American & US Latino Studies

The Minor in Latin American & US Latino Studies consists of six courses (18 credits). Courses must be drawn from at least three (3) different departments. Language courses do not count toward the requirements for the minor, although knowledge of Spanish may be useful. Courses must be approved for the LALS major (See prospective course listings). Students interested in a minor in Latin American & US Latino Studies must:
Courses required for the minor
LALS 101Introduction to Latin American & US Latino Studies3
LALS Core*: 3 Credits from3
Colonial Latin America
Latin America in the Modern Period
GLB/Non-European Polit Systm
Intro to Public Policy
GLB/Latin Am Culture & Civil
GLB/SPA: Topics in Latin American Comparative Cultural Studies
GLB/Issues in Spanish Literature and Culture
LALS Electives: 12 Credits from12
GLB/Topics in Non-Western Art
Multi-Ethnic American Literature
A Nation Divided: American History
Colonial Latin America
Latin America in the Modern Period
History of Texas
Introduction to Music Literature
GLB/Democ & Democratization
GLB/Non-European Polit Systm
GLB/Intro to Global Pub Pol
Intro to Public Policy
GLB/Intro to Comp Politics
Rev & Revolutionary Movmt
GLB/International Relations
Psy & Soci Diverse Popula
Urban Sociology & Anthro
GLB/Global Social Issues
Minority Groups
GBL/Spa for Heritage Speakers
SPANISH FOR HERITAGE SPEAKERS
Intro to Spanish Literature
GLB/SPA: Topics in Latin American Comparative Cultural Studies
GLB/Issues in Spanish Literature and Culture
GLB/Appld Ethics US World Ag
GLB/Archaeoastronomy
GLB/Foundations of Bilingual/ESL Education
GLB/International Business Finance
Introduction to Personal and Community Health
Social Issues in Global Sport Economy
GLB/International Marketing
GLB/Global Consumer Behavior
GLB/US-Psychology and Sociology of Diverse Populations
Global Perspectives of Human Welfare
Only 2 of the the six courses for this minor may count toward the student's major.
*Special Topics Courses and/or Senior Seminars such as PSCI 497, SPA 485, SPA 497 and many others throughout the university having 100% Latin American or US Latino content that do not appear in the University catalog may also be approved for fulfillment of LALS requirements by the LALS Program Coordinator.
Total Hours18