Goucher College 2016-2017 Undergraduate Catalogue 
    Jul 24, 2024  
Goucher College 2016-2017 Undergraduate Catalogue PLEASE NOTE: This is an archived catalog. Programs are subject to change each academic year.

Latin American Studies Minor

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The Latin American Studies minor (LAM) is an interdisciplinary program that focuses on the diverse regions of the Caribbean, Mexico and Central and South America through the history, politics, languages and cultures of their peoples. Students examine different aspects of Latin American society based on their own major interests. There is a mandatory language requirement to complete up to SP 235. Students with Portuguese or French background, please contact the LAM director. In addition to the language requirement, the minor in Latin American Studies requires a minimum of 18 credits of course work at the 200-level or above, with at least one course at the 300-level. For more information contact Dr. Isabel Moreno-López, director of LAM minor.

To complete the LAM minor, students must take:

Four elective courses from the list, with at least one at the 300 level:


Only one course taken through an approved study-abroad program may be applied toward the minor. Permission of the Latin American studies director (Isabel Moreno-López) is required.


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