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Latin American Studies Courses

The University of Oregon offers a variety of courses on Latin America. Students should consult to the director of the program or one of the LAS faculty about courses that will count for the major or the minor.

LAS Course Offerings:

LAS 199. Special Studies: [Topic]. 1-5 Credits.

Repeatable twice when topic changes for a maximum of 15 credits.

LAS 200. Introduction to Latin American Studies. 4 Credits.

Introduction to the history, peoples, and cultures of Latin America and of the Latino population in the United States.

LAS 211. Latin American Humanities: [Topic]. 4 Credits.

Focuses on the comparative study of Latin American cultural and intellectual traditions. Introduces scholarship in the humanities about Latin American and U.S. Latinos. Repeatable once for a maximum of 8 credits when topic changes.

LAS 212. Latin American Social Sciences: [Topic]. 4 Credits.

Addresses various issues related to the historical, political, cultural, and economic development of Latin America from a social science perspective. Repeatable once for a maximum of 8 credits when topic changes.

LAS 399. Special Studies: [Topic]. 1-5 Credits.

Repeatable twice when topic changes for a maximum of 15 credits.

LAS 401. Research: [Topic]. 1-4 Credits.

Repeatable.

LAS 403. Thesis. 1-4 Credits.

Repeatable.

LAS 404. Internship: [Topic]. 1-12 Credits.

Repeatable.

LAS 405. Reading and Conference: [Topic]. 1-4 Credits.

Repeatable.

LAS 407. Seminar: [Topic]. 4 Credits.

Repeatable.

LAS 410. Experimental Course: [Topic]. 1-5 Credits.

Repeatable twice when topic changes for a maximum of 15 credits.

LAS 510. Experimental Course: [Topic]. 1-5 Credits.

Repeatable twice when topic changes for a maximum of 15 credits.

 

To get to the Latin American Studies page in the UO catalog, click here.

Every effort is made to cross-publish courses that count toward the LAS major and minor in the schedule of classes. For questions about specific courses, please contact the instructor or the LAS director.

For advising questions, contact LAS director and professor Pedro García-Caro (pgcaro@uoregon.edu)