• Latin American, Carribean and Latino Studies

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  • Latin American, Caribbean, and Latino Studies

     
    Department Office:
    Karnoutsos Hall 505 
    201-200-2253
    Dr. Liza Fiol-Matta, Coordinator
    lfiol@njcu.edu 

     

     

     


     
    Students minor in Latin American, Caribbean, and Latino Studies by completing the requirements listed below.  To declare the minor please set up a meeting with the chair.   
       
    LATI 105 Introduction to Latin American, Caribbean, and Latino Studies (3)
     

    Select 6 credits from the courses below: 

    LATI 201 Peoples and Cultures of the Caribbean (3) 
    LATI 202 Peoples and Cultures of Mexico and Central America (3)
    LAT I 203 Peoples and Cultures of South America (3) 
    LATI 204 Latin American & Caribbean Communities in the US (3)

     

    Select 6 credits from the courses below: 

    LATI 120 Latin American Issues in Cultural Perspective (3)
    LATI 125 Socio-Cultural Changes in Latin America (3) 
    LATI 205 Impact of Modern Technology on Latin America & the Caribbean (3)
    LATI 206 Cuba and Puerto Rico in Historical Perspective (3)
    LATI 207 Seminar: Topics in U.S. Latino Studies (3) 
    LATI 208 Seminar: Topics in Latin American and Caribbean Studies (3) 
    LATI 209 Sex and Gender in Latin America (3) 
    LATI 210 The Latin American Novel as History (3)
    LATI 302 Social Movements in Latin America and the Caribbean (3)
    LATI 303 Challenges of Development: Latin Amer., Africa, Asia (3)
    LATI 407 Seminar: Latin America and the Caribbean in Global Context (3) 
    LATI 412 Seminar for Minors in Latin American, Caribbean and Latino Studies (3) 
    LATI 414 Independent Study in Latin American, Caribbean and Latino Studies (3)
    LATI 415 Latin American, Caribbean and Latino Studies Internship (3) 
    LATI 503 Latin American and Caribbean Studies Travel Program (3)


     
    Select 6 credits related to Latin American, Caribbean, and Latino Studies from approved electives in other departments and programs (6) 
     
    ART 262: Pre-Columbian Art
    ART 327 Art of Latin America
    ENGL 229 U.S. Latino/a Writers
    ENGL 351 African and Caribbean Women Writers
    HIST 162 Introduction to Latin American Civilizations
    HIST 318 History and Culture of Cuba and Puerto Rico
    MEDI 328 Film Genre: Latin American Film*
    LANG 306 Civilization and Culture of Spanish America*
    LANG 308 Survey of Spanish American Literature*
    LANG 309 Latin American Influence on United States Culture*
    LANG 401 Hispanic Literature of the Caribbean*
    LANG403 Literature of Cuba*
    LANG 404 Literature of Puerto Rico*
    LANG 406 20th Century Spanish American Prose*
    LANG 407 19th Century Spanish American Literature*
    LANG 410 Latina and Latin American Women Writers*
    POLI 209 Government and Politics of South America
    POLI 210 Government and Politics of Mexico and Caribbean