Latina-Latino Studies Major, BA

Campus: NYC

Major Completion Summary

Requirement Credits
University Core Requirements 44-55
Major Requirements 30
Open Electives 30-40
Total Credits 128

University Core Requirements (44-55 Credits)

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University Core
Complete University Core Requirements44-55
Total Credits44-55

Major Requirements (30 Credits)

Major Electives-Humanities
Select two of the following:6
Latina/o Voices: Transnational Currents in American Writing
Topic: Hispanic Cultural Experiences in New York City
Topic: Negotiating Border Lines - Latino Films of the United States
Topic: Borders of Latino/a Identity: An Introduction to Latino/a Literature and Culture of the US
Perspectives on America: The Experience of Latina Writers
Literature and Culture of Puerto Rico and the Caribbean
Hispanic Literature and Culture in the United States
Major Required Courses
LLS 100Latina/o Communities3
POL 240Applied Research Methods3
POL 257Latinx Politics in the United States3
LLS 440Filedwork Seminar3
Major Electives - Social Sciences
Select two of the following:6
Topic: Race and American Political Development
Workshop: Immigration, Race and Citizenship in the United States
Topic: Psychology of Ethnic Groups in the United States of America: The Latino Experience
Race and Ethnicity in Cities
Race and Ethnicity
Border Crossing: Immigration and American Society
Topic: Making Ethnographic Documentaries
Topic in Sociology: Hispanic Famillies
Other Major Electives
Select two of the following (only one "learning community" course): 26
The American Experience: American Diversity, Immigration, Ethnicity and Race
The War Film in History: Genre, Gender and Race
History of America Immigration Law, 1790 to the Present
Immigration, Ethnicity and Race in NYC History
Workshop: Constitutional Law and Social Change
Workshop: Constitutional Law: Civil Rights
The History, Literature and Culture of the Spanish Borderlands of North America 3
Total Credits30

Open Electives (30-40 Credits)

Open Electives
Select 30-40 credits 130-40
Total Credits30-40