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LACUSL Lat Am, Caribb, & US Latino St



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199 Independent Study. 1-3 cr. U. Independent work under supervision of faculty or academic staff member. For further information, consult the program coordinator.|Retakable to 6 cr max. Prereq: 2.50 gpa; writ cons instr, prog coord, & asst dean for SAS.
200 (LACS 200) Special Topics in Latin American, Caribbean, and U.S. Latino Studies: (Subtitled). 3 cr. U. Various topics that integrate the experiences of U.S. Latino populations with their countries of origin.|Retakable w/chg in topic to 9 cr max. Counts as repeat of LACS/Latino 200 w/same topic. Prereq: none.
289 Internship in Latin American, Caribbean, and U.S. Latino Studies, Lower Div. 1-6 cr. U. Application of basic principles of Latin American, Caribbean, and U.S. Latino studies in business, organizational, educational, political, or other appropriate setting. One cr earned for academic work based on 40 hrs in internship.|Retakable to 6 cr max. Prereq: 2.50 gpa, cons supervising faculty member.
296 UROP Apprenticeship. 1-3 cr. U. Undergraduate research participation in a project developed with a supervising member of the faculty or staff.|One credit for 45 hrs research. Retakable to 9 cr max in any combination of UROP apprenticeship courses. Prereq: acceptance to UROP; prior or conc reg in UROP seminar.
297 Study Abroad: (Subtitled). 1-12 cr. U. Designed to enroll students in UWM-sponsored program before course work levels, content, and credits are determined and/or in specially-prepared program course work.|Retakable w/chg in topic. Prereq: acceptance for Study Abroad Prog.
299 Ad Hoc: (Subtitled). 1-6 cr. U. Course created expressly for offering in a specified enrollment period.|Requires only prog coord & assoc dean approval. In exceptional circumstances, can be offered in one add'l sem. Retakable w/chg in topic. Prereq: none; add'l prereqs may be assigned to specific topic.
300 (LACS 300) Advanced Topics in Latin American, Caribbean, and U.S. Latino Studies: (Subtitled). 3 cr. U. Advanced study of topics that integrate the experiences of U.S. Latino populations with their countries of origin.|Retakable w/chg in topic to 9 cr max. Counts as repeat of LACS/Latino 300 w/same topic. Prereq: jr st.
324 (LACS 324) Theatre in the Americas: Latin American, Caribbean, and Latina/o Theatre. 3 cr. U. Survey of Latin American, Caribbean, and U.S. Latina/o theatre and performance. History and cultures of the Americas that shape these productions. |Counts as repeat of LACS or Latino 324. LACUSL 324 & Theatre 324 are jointly-offered; they count as repeats of one another. Prereq: jr st.
489 Internship in Latin American, Caribbean, and US Latino Studies, Upper Level. 1 cr. U. Application of basic principles of Latin American, Caribbean, and U.S. Latino studies in business, organizational, educational, political, or other appropriate setting. One cr earned for academic work based on 40 hrs in internship.|Retakable to 6 cr max. Prereq: jr st; 2.50 gpa; written cons supervising prof.
496 UROP Apprenticeship, Upper Level. 1-3 cr. U. Advanced-level undergraduate research in a project developed with a supervising member of the faculty or academic staff. One credit for 45 hours research.|Retakable to 9 cr max in any combination of UROP apprenticeship courses. Prereq: jr st; acceptance to UROP; prior on conc reg in UROP seminar.
497 Study Abroad: (Subtitled). 1 cr. U. Designed to enroll students in UW-sponsored program before course work levels, content, and credits are determined and/or in specially-prepared program course work.|Retakable w/chg in topic. Prereq: acceptance for Study Abroad Prog.
499 Ad Hoc: (Subtitled). 1-6 cr. U. Course created expressly for offering in a specified enrollment period. Requires only prog coord & assoc dean approval. In exceptional circumstances, can be offered in one add'l semester.|Retakable w/chg in topic. Prereq: jr st; add'l prereqs may be assigned to specific topic.
680 (LACS 680) LACUSL Senior Research Project. 3 cr. U. Independent capstone project for the LACUSL major, integrating Latin@ and Latin American/Caribbean perspectives on a topic selected by the student in consultation with their faculty mentor.|Prereq: sr st; declared LACUSL major.
699 Advanced Independent Study. 1-3 cr. U. Advanced independent work under supervision of faculty or academic staff member. For further information, consult the program coordinator.|Retakable to 6 cr max. Prereq: jr st; 2.50 gpa; written cons instr, prog coord, & asst dean for SAS.

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