University at Albany

 

 

 

Degree Requirements for the Major in Latin American Studies

Vegigantes Fiestas PatronaGeneral Program B.A.: A minimum of 36 credits, 18 of which must be at or above the 300 level, as follows:

  • Introduction (3 cr.): A LCS 100 or 145.
  • Latin America and the Caribbean (3 cr.): A LCS 102, 150, 269, 360, 369, 371, 402, 405, 407, 412, 413.
  • Latinas/os in the United States (3 cr.): A LCS 201, 302, 375, 415.
  • Social Sciences Requirement (3 cr.): A LCS 233, 250, 341, 354, 357, 358, 359, 361, 371, 373.
  • Humanities and Fine Arts Requirement (3 cr.): A LCS 216, 230, 268, 312, 315, 316, 317, 318, 319, 326, 327, 414, 415.
  • Race, Gender and Ethnicity (3 cr.): A LCS 103, 130, 165, 203, 240, 255, 282, 410, 451.
  • Introduction to Theories and Research Methods in Latin American, Caribbean, and U.S. Latino Studies (3 cr.): A LCS 300.
  • One of the three capstone seminars (3 cr.): A LCS 411, or 412, or 413 (may not double count with Latin American and the Caribbean category).
  • Electives with Latin American or Caribbean content as advised: (12 cr.)..

Undergraduate Bulletin - LACS Course Descriptions