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150

LAMS 150. Latin America: An Introduction. 1 Credit.

Offered Either Fall or Spring; Lecture hours:3
Introduction to the history, cultures, and societies of Latin America.

225

LAMS 225. Becoming Latinos: A History. 1 Credit.

Offered Both Fall and Spring; Lecture hours:3
History of Latin Americans and Latin American descendants in the United States from the nineteenth century to the present.

250

LAMS 250. Latin America: Challenges for the 21st Century. 1 Credit.

Offered Either Fall or Spring; Lecture hours:3
Perspectives on the challenges facing Latin American peoples and nations in the 21st-century.

252

LAMS 252. Ritual, Resistance, Rebellion in South America. 1 Credit.

Offered Both Fall and Spring; Lecture hours:3
The cultural and social groups inhabiting the South American west coast in historical context; implications for anthropological and social issues concerning Third World societies. Prerequisite: permission of the instructor. Crosslisted as ANTH 252.

254

LAMS 254. Topics on Indigenous Latin America. 1 Credit.

Offered Either Fall or Spring; Lecture hours:3; Repeatable
Approaches to the indigenous peoples and cultures of Latin America.

285

LAMS 285. Interdisciplinary Perspectives on Latin America. 1 Credit.

Offered Either Fall or Spring; Lecture hours:3; Repeatable
Selected topics on Latin America addressed through disciplinary perspectives in the social sciences and the humanities.

292

LAMS 292. Service-Learning in Nicaragua. 1 Credit.

Offered Spring Semester Only; Lecture hours:3
This course focuses on the connections between Nicaraguan development processes and Brigade-based service-learning. Prerequisite: permission of the instructor. Crosslisted as IREL 292 and GEOG 292.

295

LAMS 295. Modern Latin America. 1 Credit.

Lecture hours:3
This course traces and analyzes major developments in Latin American politics, society and culture from 1800 to the present. Crosslisted as HIST 282.

296

LAMS 296. Topics in Latin American Studies. 1 Credit.

Offered Both Fall and Spring; Lecture hours:3
Topics in Latin American history: pre-Columbian to the present.

297

LAMS 297. Colonial Latin America. 1 Credit.

Offered Either Fall or Spring; Lecture hours:3
Latin American history from pre-Columbian cultures to wars for independence.

2NT

LAMS 2NT. Latin American Studies Non-traditional Study. 1 Credit.

Offered Fall, Spring, Summer; Lecture hours:Varies,Other:3
Nontraditional studies in a Latin American studies topic. Prerequisite: permission of the instructor.

319

LAMS 319. Interdisciplinary Independent Study on Latin America. 1 Credit.

Offered Either Fall or Spring; Lecture hours:3; Repeatable
Individual research with a member of the Latin American Studies faculty. Prerequisite: permission of the instructor.

320

LAMS 320. Interdisciplinary Non-Traditional Study on Latin America. 1 Credit.

Offered Either Fall or Spring; Lecture hours:3; Repeatable
Student-initiated academic study of a Latin American topic in conjunction with service learning, research, or internship initiatives. Prerequisite: permission of the instructor.

370

LAMS 370. Seminar on Latin America in the Global System. 1 Credit.

Offered Either Fall or Spring; Lecture hours:3; Repeatable
In depth study of Latin America in relation to other world regions. Prerequisite: permission of the instructor.

3NT

LAMS 3NT. Latin American Studies Non-traditional Study. 1-4 Credits.

Offered Fall, Spring, Summer; Lecture hours:Varies
Non-traditional study course in the Latin American Studies program. Prerequisite: permission of the instructor.

450

LAMS 450. Integrative Seminar in Latin American Studies. 1 Credit.

Offered Either Fall or Spring; Lecture hours:3; Repeatable
Integrative topics. Prerequisite: permission of the instructor.

499

LAMS 499. Interdisciplinary Honors in Latin American Studies. 1 Credit.

Offered Either Fall or Spring; Lecture hours:Varies,Other:3; Repeatable
Supervised individual work on a topic approved by the thesis advisor in Latin American Studies. Prerequisite: permission of the instructor.

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