Introduction to Latin America
Introduction to Latin America provides an interdisciplinary introduction to Latin America. Focuses are on history, politics, economics, society and culture. This course provides a broad and multi-faceted exposure to several themes in particular: historical legacies that shape Latin American life, the experience of revolution and counter-revolution, various economic development strategies, contemporary social change and cultural expression. All of these themes include specific case studies as well as a general overview.
Grading Basis
Course Attributes
This course satisfies LAT Req
Social Science
SOC 20809240
Academic Group
College Parallel
Academic Organization
School of Arts & Sciences
Enrollment Requirements
NexGen Read 249+ or ACCP Read 65+ or ACT Read 15+ or Academic Reading 5/6 #77858752 or College Reading Strategies #10808101 or Intro to College Reading and Study Skills #10838105. Coursework requires a grade of C or higher to satisfy requirement.