Loyola University Chicago

Latin American & Latino Studies Program

Current Course Offerings

Latin American Studies (LASP)

  • LASP 101: Introduction to Latin American Studies (INTS 201)
  • LASP 395 Topics in Latin American Studies

The following is a list of courses cross-listed with Latin American studies and other departments and programs. Special-topic courses in other departments are also crosslisted with Latin American studies when appropriate.

Anthropology (ANTH)

  • ANTH 211: Peoples of Latin America (INTS 211; RCS, 211)
  • ANTH 217: Mexican Culture and Heritage (INTS 217)
  • ANTH 242: Mesoamerican Archaeology (LASP 216)
  • ANTH 360: Mexican Gulf Coast Archaeology (variable topic)

Communication (CMUN)

  • CMUN 324: Latin American Cinema (variable topic)
  • CMUN 337: Rhetoric of Social Change: Agitation and Resistance

Fine Arts (FNAR)

  • FNAR 351: Pre-Columbian Art of Middle and South America (ANTH 344, INTS 385)
  • FNAR 352: Mexican Art and Archaeology I
  • FNAR 353: Mexican Art and Archaeology II

History (HIST)

  • HIST 352: Colonial Latin America
  • HIST 353: Latin American Independence: 1750–1830
  • HIST 354: Latin America in the Nineteenth Century
  • HIST 355: Latin America in Recent Times (INTS 389)
  • HIST 356: The Caribbean and Central America in Colonial and Modern Times (INTS 380)
  • HIST 357: Mexican History from Ancient to Modern Times (INTS 379)
  • HIST 358: Women in Latin American History (WOST 385; INTS 368)
  • HIST 359: Inter-American Relations (INTS 359; PAX 359)

Modern Languages and Literatures
Literature in Translation (LITR) (In English; fulfills the literature Core requirement)

  • LITR 286: Latin American Literature (INTS 286; variable topic)
    • Contemporary Latin American Novel
    • Hispanic Novel
    • Masterpieces of Latin American Literature
    • Brazilian Masterpieces
    • Women in Latin American Literature

Spanish (SPAN)

  • SPAN 370: Latin American Poetry
  • SPAN 372: Masterpieces of Latin American Literature
  • SPAN 380: Latin American Prose Fiction
  • SPAN 381: Contemporary Latin American Novel (INTS 383)
  • SPAN 385: Caribbean Literature
  • SPAN 389: Latin American Short Story
  • SPAN 390: Hispanic Culture and Civilization (INTS 397)
  • SPAN 397: Topics in Hispanic Literature

Political Science (PLSC)

  • PLSC 341: Comparative Politics
  • PLSC 343: Latin American Politics
  • PLSC 344: Contemporary Issues in (INTS 344)
  • PLSC 351: Latin America in the International (INTS 395, LASP 341)