Disciplinary Course List

Course Listings by Discipline:

For the most current information about courses offered, please consult the College's Dynamic Schedule website.

ANTHROPOLOGY

ANTH 314: Archaeology of Mesoamerica
ANTH 320: The Rise and Fall of Civilizations
ANTH 330: Caribbean Cultures (ANTH 202)
ANTH 332: Race, Gender, and Popular Culture in Brazil
ANTH 338: Native Cultures of Latin America
ANTH 364: Artists and Cultures
ANTH 350: Special Topics in Anthropology (Latin American topics only or equivalent course approved through study abroad in Latin America)
ANTH 429: Exploring the Afro-American Past (Latin American topics only)
ANTH 458: Caribbean Archaeology
ANTH 460: Independent Study in Anthropology (Latin American topics only)
ANTH 482: Arts of the African Diaspora (Latin American topics only)


ART HISTORY

ARTH 330. Topics in Art History (Latin American topics only or equivalent course approved through study abroad in Latin America)
ARTH 335 Art and Architecture of Colonial Latin America
ARTH 395 Visual Culture of Colonial Mexico
ARTH 396 Art of the Andes
ARTH 490 Independent Study (Latin American Topics only)

ECONOMICS

ECON 300: Topics in Economics (ECON 101/151, 102/152; Latin American topics only or equivalent course approved through study abroad in Latin America)
ECON 346: Comparative Economic Inequality in Multiracial Societies. (ECON 101/151, ECON 102/152).
ECON 355: Population Economics Seminar (ECON 101/151, 102/152)
ECON 382: Comparative Economics (ECON 101/151, 102/152)
ECON 400: Topics in Economics (Latin American topics only. Econ 303 or 304)
ECON 474: Seminar in International Economic Integration (ECON 303, 304, and 475)
ECON 475: International Trade Theory and Policy (ECON 303)
ECON 483: Development Economics (ECON 303 and/or 304; Latin American topics only)
ECON 484: Economics of Growth. (ECON 303, ECON 304)
ECON 490: Independent Study (Latin American Topics Only)

GOVERNMENT

GOVT 312: Politics of Developing Countries
GOVT 328: International Political Economy
GOVT 338: Latin American Politics and Government
GOVT 384: The Geography of Latin America and the Caribbean
GOVT 391: Topics in Government (Latin American topics only or equivalent course approved through study abroad in Latin America)
GOVT 416: Revolution and Politics
GOVT 433: Theories of the International System
GOVT 438: Seminar on Mexican Politics (Reading knowledge of Spanish required)
GOVT 491: Seminar in Government (Latin American topics only)
GOVT 494: Independent Study (Latin American topics only)

HISPANIC STUDIES

HISP 150W OR HISP 151, [Latin American topics only]
HISP 280: Introduction to Hispanic Studies (discussion sessions in English)
HISP 281: Introduction to Hispanic Studies (discussion sessions in Spanish) (HISP 202 or equivalent required; HISP 207 or equivalent recommended)
HISP 290: Sophomore Seminar: Topics in Hispanic Studies. (Latin American Topics Only)
HISP 320: Topics in Hispanic Cinema. [HISP 280, 281 or consent of the instructor, Latin American topics only]. HISP 321: Cultural Studies Criticism Through Poetry and Photography. (Latin American Topics Only) HISP 322: Issues in Mexican Culture [HISP 207, 208, 281 or consent of instructor]
HISP 323: Issues in Mexican Culture: On-Site Research [HISP 322 or consent of instructor]
HISP 360: Cultural Constructions of the Environment in Latin America
HISP 361: Life on the Hyphen.
HISP 383: Issues in Visual Culture (HISP 207, 208, 281 or consent of instructor) (Latin American Topics Only)
HISP 374: Imagining the Spanish Transatlantic Empire: Early Modern Hispanic Culture (1492-1700).
HISP 389: Topics in Hispanic Studies in English. (Latin American Topics Only)
HISP 390: Topics in Hispanic Studies (Latin American topics only or equivalent course approved through study abroad in Latin America) [HISP 208, 281, or 151]
HISP 391. Masterworks: Issues in Canon Formation. (Latin American Topics Only)
HISP 392: Special Themes in Hispanic Studies [HISP 208 or 281] (Latin American Topics Only)
HISP 394: Fashioning the Nation
HISP 399: International Service-Learning Seminar & Internship. (programs in Latin America only)
HISP 417: Hispanic Cinema (Latin American Topics Only)
HISP 480: Cultures of Dictatorship [HISP 281 and 300-level HISP core course or consent of instructor]
HISP 481: Local and Global Issues in 20th Century Poetry [300-level HISP core course or consent of instructor]
HISP 483: Issues in Farmworker Culture [300-level HISP core course and consent of instructor]
HISP 489: Seminar in Hispanic Studies (Latin American topics only) [300-level HISP core course]
HISP 492: Independent Research in Hispanic Studies (Latin American topics only)
HISP 498: Internship (Latin American Topics Only)
MDLL 490: Summer Institute: Teaching ESL/EFL” (Latin American topics only).

HISTORY

HIST 212: State Violence in Latin America (part of “Topics in History;” topics vary by semester)
HIST 300: The Caribbean
HIST 311: Topics in History (Latin American topics only or equivalent course approved through study abroad in Latin America) 
HIST 312: Topics in History (Latin American topics only or equivalent course approved through study abroad in Latin America).
HIST 313: Topics in Women’s History (Latin American topics only or equivalent course approved through study abroad in Latin America)
HIST 304: Brazil
HIST 305: History of Mexico
HIST 467: Independent Study in History (Latin American topics only)
HIST 468: Independent Study in History (Latin American topics only)
HIST 490C: Seminar in History (Latin American topics only)
HIST 491C: Seminar in History (Latin American topics only)

SOCIOLOGY

SOCL 313: Globalization and International Development
SOCL 337: Immigration, Assimilation and Ethnicity.
SOCL 408: Migration in a Global Context
SOCL 409: Latino/a Migration, Citizenship and Border Studies
SOCL 416: Revolution and Social Conflict
SOCL 427: Energy, Environment, and Development
SOCL 431: Comparative Race Relations
SOCL 440: Special Topics in Sociology (Latin American topics only or equivalent course approved through study abroad in Latin America)
SOCL 480: Readings in Sociology (Latin American topics only)
SOCL 481: Readings in Sociology (Latin American topics only)
SOCL 490: Independent Research (Latin American topics only)