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Latin American, Caribbean, and U.S. Latin@ Studies
Contact: Advisor Alida Cardos Whaley, alida@uwm.edu

Please visit: https://uwm.edu/latin-american-caribbean-us-latino-studies/undergraduate/

Please note: The College of Letters & Science charges an additional special course fee for Distance Education (online) sections. These sections can be distinguished by a section number beginning with 2-- (e.g., 201, 202). If the special course fee is not listed in the Schedule of Classes, please contact Andy Cuneo, L&S Student Academic Services, via e-mail, acuneo@uwm.edu, or phone (414) 229-2787.
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LACUSL-199: Independent Study (1 - 3 units; U )

Independent work under supervision of faculty or academic staff member. For further information, consult the program coordinator.

Notes:
Retakable to 6 cr max. Prereq: 2.50 gpa; writ cons instr, prog coord, & asst dean for SAS.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    1 - 3 IND 001
21375 - 09/03-12/12   ROOM TBA  
Audit never allowed.

LACUSL-289: Internship in Latin American, Caribbean, and U.S. Latino Studies, Lower Div (1 - 6 units; 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.

Notes:
Retakable to 6 cr max. Prereq: 2.50 gpa, cons supervising faculty member.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    1 - 6 FLD 101
21373 - 09/03-12/12   OFF CAMPUS  
Audit never allowed.

LACUSL-296: UROP Apprenticeship (1 - 3 units; U )

Undergraduate research participation in a project developed with a supervising member of the faculty or staff.

Notes:
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.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    1 - 3 FLD 001
21372 - 09/03-12/12   ROOM TBA  

LACUSL-297: Study Abroad: (1 - 12 units; 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.

Notes:
Retakable w/chg in topic. Prereq: acceptance for Study Abroad Prog.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    1 - 12 LEC 001
18306 - 09/03-12/12   OFF CAMPUS  

LACUSL 324(LACS 324): Theatre in the Americas: Latin American, Caribbean, and Latina/o Theatre (3 units; U ; A,CD)

Survey of Latin American, Caribbean, and U.S. Latina/o theatre and performance. History and cultures of the Americas that shape these productions.

Notes:
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.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
A,CD (FEE) 3 LEC 201
27450 - 09/03-12/12 Rios, Alvaro ONLINE WEB  
Students should enroll in the jointly-offered section, THEATRE 324-201.
Consent required to audit.

LACUSL-489: Internship in Latin American, Caribbean, and US Latino Studies, Upper Level (1 - 6 units; 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.

Notes:
Retakable to 6 cr max. Prereq: jr st; 2.50 gpa; written cons supervising prof.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    1 - 6 IND 101
21374 - 09/03-12/12   OFF CAMPUS  
Audit never allowed.

LACUSL-496: UROP Apprenticeship, Upper Level (1 - 3 units; 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.

Notes:
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.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    1 - 3 IND 001
21377 - 09/03-12/12   ROOM TBA  

LACUSL-497: Study Abroad: (1 - 12 units; 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.

Notes:
Retakable w/chg in topic. Prereq: acceptance for Study Abroad Prog.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    1 - 12 LEC 101
18305 - 09/03-12/12   OFF CAMPUS  
Consent required to audit.

LACUSL 680(LACS 680): LACUSL Senior Research Project (3 units; 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.

Notes:
Prereq: sr st; declared LACUSL major.
Not open to University Special Students

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    3 IND 001
21716 - 09/03-12/12   ROOM TBA  

LACUSL-699: Advanced Independent Study (1 - 3 units; U )

Advanced independent work under supervision of faculty or academic staff member. For further information, consult the program coordinator.

Notes:
Retakable to 6 cr max. Prereq: jr st; 2.50 gpa; written cons instr, prog coord, & asst dean for SAS.
Not open to University Special Students

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    1 - 3 IND 001
21376 - 09/03-12/12   ROOM TBA  
Audit never allowed.

 
Additional Courses - Lat Am, Carib, & US Lat Studi
 
AFRIC-320: Black Cultures in Latin America and the Caribbean (3 units; U )

African influence on Latin America and the Caribbean, and the cultures of black peoples in several areas, particularly Brazil, Cuba, Haiti, Jamaica, Trinidad, and Barbados.

Notes:
Prereq: jr st.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    3 LEC 001
26643 2:00 PM-4:40 PM M 09/09-12/12 Saint Jacques, Ermitte CRT 119  
Consent required to audit.

COMMUN-350: Intercultural Communication (3 units; U ; CD,SS)

Overview of U.S. intercultural communication, including communication issues for interracial and interethnic communication.

Notes:
Prereq: jr st; satisfaction of GER English Composition competency req.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
CD,SS   3 LEC 002
20261 6:30 PM-9:10 PM W 09/03-12/12 Omachinski, Kim MER 248  
Consent required to audit.
CD,SS (FEE) 3 LEC 201
19955 - 09/03-12/12 Kim, Sang-Yeon ONLINE WEB  
A course fee of $275.00, in addition to applicable fees and/or tuition, will be charged for this section. Conducted completely online; computer/internet access req'd.
Consent required to audit.
CD,SS (FEE) 3 LEC 203
25787 - 09/03-12/12 Omachinski, Kim ONLINE WEB  
A course fee of $275.00, in addition to applicable fees and/or tuition, will be charged for this section. Conducted completely online; computer/internet access req'd.
Consent required to audit.

COMMUN-550: International and Global Communication (3 units; U/G )

Models, theories, and contexts of relational communication between people from different nation states, viewed from interpersonal, small group, organizational, and rhetorical perspectives.

Notes:
Prereq: jr st; Commun 350(P) or 450(P); satisfaction of GER English Composition competency req; or cons instr.

Models, theories, and contexts of relational communication between people from different nation states, viewed from interpersonal, small group, organizational, and rhetorical perspectives.

Notes:
Prereq: jr st; Commun 350(P) or 450(P); satisfaction of GER English Composition competency req; or cons instr.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
  (FEE) 3 LEC 201
23550 - 09/03-12/12 Lim, Tae-Seop ONLINE WEB  
A course fee of $275.00, in addition to applicable fees and/or tuition, will be charged for this section. Conducted completely online; computer/internet access req'd.
Consent required to audit.
  (FEE) 3 LEC 201
Graduate
24332 - 09/03-12/12 Lim, Tae-Seop ONLINE WEB  
A course fee of $275.00, in addition to applicable fees and/or tuition, will be charged for this section. Conducted completely online; computer/internet access req'd.
Consent required to audit.

COMMUN-550G: International and Global Communication (3 units; U/G )

Models, theories, and contexts of relational communication between people from different nation states, viewed from interpersonal, small group, organizational, and rhetorical perspectives.

Notes:
Prereq: jr st; Commun 350(P) or 450(P); satisfaction of GER English Composition competency req; or cons instr.

Models, theories, and contexts of relational communication between people from different nation states, viewed from interpersonal, small group, organizational, and rhetorical perspectives.

Notes:
Prereq: jr st; Commun 350(P) or 450(P); satisfaction of GER English Composition competency req; or cons instr.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
  (FEE) 3 LEC 201
23550 - 09/03-12/12 Lim, Tae-Seop ONLINE WEB  
A course fee of $275.00, in addition to applicable fees and/or tuition, will be charged for this section. Conducted completely online; computer/internet access req'd.
Consent required to audit.
  (FEE) 3 LEC 201
Graduate
24332 - 09/03-12/12 Lim, Tae-Seop ONLINE WEB  
A course fee of $275.00, in addition to applicable fees and/or tuition, will be charged for this section. Conducted completely online; computer/internet access req'd.
Consent required to audit.

COMPLIT-365: Literatures and Cultures of the Americas: (3 units; U/G )

Comparative study of the literatures and cultural expressions of three or more national, ethnic, or linguistic traditions within North and South America and the Caribbean.

Notes:
May be retaken w/chg in topic to 9 cr max. Prereq: jr st.

Comparative study of the literatures and cultural expressions of three or more national, ethnic, or linguistic traditions within North and South America and the Caribbean.

Notes:
May be retaken w/chg in topic to 9 cr max. Prereq: jr st.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
Gender and Protest
    3 LEC 001
27188 12:30 PM-1:45 PM TR 09/03-12/12 Pitt, Kristin LUB N130 PDF
Gender and Protest
    3 LEC 001
Graduate
27189 12:30 PM-1:45 PM TR 09/03-12/12 Pitt, Kristin LUB N130 PDF

COMPLIT-365G: Literatures and Cultures of the Americas: (3 units; U/G )

Comparative study of the literatures and cultural expressions of three or more national, ethnic, or linguistic traditions within North and South America and the Caribbean.

Notes:
May be retaken w/chg in topic to 9 cr max. Prereq: jr st.

Comparative study of the literatures and cultural expressions of three or more national, ethnic, or linguistic traditions within North and South America and the Caribbean.

Notes:
May be retaken w/chg in topic to 9 cr max. Prereq: jr st.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
Gender and Protest
    3 LEC 001
27188 12:30 PM-1:45 PM TR 09/03-12/12 Pitt, Kristin LUB N130 PDF
Gender and Protest
    3 LEC 001
Graduate
27189 12:30 PM-1:45 PM TR 09/03-12/12 Pitt, Kristin LUB N130 PDF

CURRINS-542: History and Politics of Second Language Education (3 units; U/G )

General overview of the history, politics, legal and social contexts of language education in the United States today.

Notes:
Prereq: jr st or cons instr.
Not open to University Special Students

General overview of the history, politics, legal and social contexts of language education in the United States today.

Notes:
Prereq: jr st or cons instr.
Not open to University Special Students

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    3 LEC 001
18986 5:00 PM-7:40 PM W 09/03-12/12 Lopez Jauregui, Gabriel BOL 281  
Consent required to audit.
    3 LEC 001
Graduate
27381 5:00 PM-7:40 PM W 09/03-12/12 Lopez Jauregui, Gabriel BOL 281  
Consent required to audit.

CURRINS-542G: History and Politics of Second Language Education (3 units; U/G )

General overview of the history, politics, legal and social contexts of language education in the United States today.

Notes:
Prereq: jr st or cons instr.
Not open to University Special Students

General overview of the history, politics, legal and social contexts of language education in the United States today.

Notes:
Prereq: jr st or cons instr.
Not open to University Special Students

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    3 LEC 001
18986 5:00 PM-7:40 PM W 09/03-12/12 Lopez Jauregui, Gabriel BOL 281  
Consent required to audit.
    3 LEC 001
Graduate
27381 5:00 PM-7:40 PM W 09/03-12/12 Lopez Jauregui, Gabriel BOL 281  
Consent required to audit.

DANCE-122: African Dance & Diaspora Technique I (2 - 3 units; U ; A,CD; FEE)

Philosophical and applied foundations of African-American dance. Aesthetics, style, musical accompaniment, the role of dance as expression of socio-cultural experience. Emphasis on movement.

Notes:
May be retaken to max of 3 sem. Prereq: none.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
A,CD (FEE) 3 LAB 801
10466 2:30 PM-3:45 PM TR 09/03-12/12 Walker, Demar MIT 254  
Additional Tuition $21.80/cr.
Special Course Fee: $55.00
Audit never allowed.
A,CD (FEE) 3 LAB 802
10467 5:30 PM-6:45 PM MW 09/03-12/12 Pinder-fearen, Phaleshia MIT 256  
Additional Tuition $21.80/cr.
Special Course Fee: $55.00
Audit never allowed.
A,CD (FEE) 3 LAB 803
10462 2:00 PM-3:15 PM MW 09/03-12/12 World Heil, Kris MIT 256  
Additional Tuition $21.80/cr.
Special Course Fee: $55.00
Audit never allowed.
A,CD (FEE) 3 LAB 804
10425 12:30 PM-1:45 PM MW 09/03-12/12 World Heil, Kris MIT 256  
Additional Tuition $21.80/cr.
Special Course Fee: $55.00
Audit never allowed.
A,CD (FEE) 3 LAB 805
10463 9:30 AM-10:45 AM TR 09/03-12/12 Turner, Valencia MIT 256  
Additional Tuition $21.80/cr.
Special Course Fee: $55.00
Audit never allowed.
A,CD (FEE) 2 LAB 811
18524 2:30 PM-3:45 PM TR 09/03-12/12 Walker, Demar MIT 254  
Additional Tuition $21.80/cr.
Special Course Fee: $55.00
Audit never allowed.
A,CD (FEE) 2 LAB 812
10475 5:30 PM-6:45 PM MW 09/03-12/12 Pinder-fearen, Phaleshia MIT 256  
Additional Tuition $21.80/cr.
Special Course Fee: $55.00
Audit never allowed.
A,CD (FEE) 2 LAB 813
10473 2:00 PM-3:15 PM MW 09/03-12/12 World Heil, Kris MIT 256  
Additional Tuition $21.80/cr.
Special Course Fee: $55.00
Audit never allowed.
A,CD (FEE) 2 LAB 814
21694 12:30 PM-1:45 PM MW 09/03-12/12 World Heil, Kris MIT 256  
Additional Tuition $21.80/cr.
Special Course Fee: $55.00
Audit never allowed.
A,CD (FEE) 2 LAB 815
10505 9:30 AM-10:45 AM TR 09/03-12/12 Turner, Valencia MIT 256  
Additional Tuition $21.80/cr.
Special Course Fee: $55.00
Audit never allowed.

DANCE-370: World Movement Traditions: (2 - 3 units; U ; A; FEE)

Dance and movement traditions of world cultures; different cultures each semester.

Notes:
May be retaken to max of 2 sem per topic. Prereq: none.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
Salsa/Merengue
A (FEE) 3 LAB 802
10454 11:00 AM-12:15 PM MW 09/03-12/12 World Heil, Kris MIT 256  
Additional Tuition $21.80/cr.
Non-Dance majors only. Dance 370-802/812 are taught together and have a combined enrollment limit.
Audit never allowed.
Salsa/Merengue
A (FEE) 2 LAB 812
10455 11:00 AM-12:15 PM MW 09/03-12/12 World Heil, Kris MIT 256  
Additional Tuition $21.80/cr.
Dance majors only. Dance 370-802/812 are taught together and have a combined enrollment limit.
Audit never allowed.

ECON-353: Economic Development (3 units; U )

Examination of determinants of growth, modernization, poverty, and inequality in developing countries of Africa, Asia, and Latin America. Analysis of development strategies.

Notes:
Prereq: Econ 103(P) & 104(P).

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
  (FEE) 3 LEC 201
20505 - 09/03-12/12 Mohtadi, Hamid ONLINE WEB  
A course fee of $275.00, in addition to applicable fees and/or tuition, will be charged for this section. Conducted completely online; computer/internet access req'd.

ED POL-460: The Chicano Experience (3 units; U ; CD,HU)

This course surveys important issues shaping the Chicano experience in U.S. society by focusing on immigration, the Barrio, Repatriation, Zoot Suit, Chicano-police riots, etc.

Notes:
Prereq: none.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
CD,HU   3 LEC 001
23116 5:00 PM-7:40 PM T 09/03-12/12 Tapia, Javier BOL 294  

ENGLISH-404: Language, Power, and Identity (3 units; U/G )

The use of distinctive language varieties to construct identity and maintain power relations within a society.

Notes:
Prereq: jr st; satisfaction of GER English Composition competency req.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    3 LEC 001
19778 4:30 PM-7:10 PM W 09/03-12/12 Mayes, Patricia CRT 118  

ENGLISH-430: Advanced Writing Workshop (3 units; U/G ; OWCB)

A tutorial course in advanced exposition. Individual assignments and conferences. Enrollment limited to 12 students.

Notes:
Prereq: jr st; satisfaction of GER English Composition competency req.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
OWCB   3 LEC 002
19326 11:00 AM-12:15 PM TR 09/03-12/12 Bloom-Pojar, Rachel CRT 405 PDF
Undergrad credit only this semester.

ETHNIC-255: Migration and Gender: Starbucks, Sex Trafficking, and Nannies (3 units; U ; CD,HU)

Changing roles of women in the global marketplace; effects of migration on gender and family life.

Notes:
Counts as a repeat of Ethnic 250 with similar title. Prereq: none.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
CD,HU   3 LEC 001
20216 2:00 PM-3:15 PM MW 09/03-12/12 Hernandez, Kimberly MER 315  

ETHNIC-275: Queer Migrations (3 units; U ; CD,HU)

How gender, race, and sexuality shape the migration processes; how concerns about sexuality shape U.S. immigration and citizenship policy; how mass migrations transform diverse queer communities.

Notes:
No cr for students w/cr in Ethnic 250 w/similar topic. Ethnic 275 & LGBT 275 are jointly offered; they count as repeats of one another. Prereq: none.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
CD,HU   3 LEC 001
23458 4:00 PM-6:40 PM T 09/03-12/12 Monson, Tyler MER 211  

ETHNIC-375: Global Violence, Disease, and Death (3 units; U )

Development schemas, health policies, and the role of international organizations in global incidents of suffering, violence, and death.

Notes:
Prereq: jr st or Ethnic 101(P) or 102(P).

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    3 LEC 001
27234 4:00 PM-6:40 PM T 09/03-12/12 Ebling, Todd CRT 124  
Consent required to audit.

FRENCH-303: Conversation and Composition: Intermediate Level (3 units; U ; HU)

Development of ability to understand, read, speak and write French, with emphasis on everyday language and culture.

Notes:
Prereq: grade C or better in French 204(P) or level 5 score on French placement exam or cons instr; may be taken conc w/French 204 w/grade B or better in French 203(P). Generates L&S credit for demonstrated equivalent preparation (14 retro cr).

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
HU   3 LEC 001
19631 11:00 AM-12:15 PM MW 09/03-12/12 Anderson, Eric LUB S231  
HU   3 LEC 002
20273 11:00 AM-12:15 PM TR 09/03-12/12 Anderson, Eric KEN 1160  

FRENCH-325: Intensive Grammar and Usage (3 units; U )

Grammatical structures; levels of styles; written accuracy and proficiency.

Notes:
Prereq: French 303(215)(P) or cons instr.Generates L&S credit for demonstrated equivalent preparation (14 retro cr).

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    3 LEC 001
20446 11:00 AM-12:15 PM TR 09/03-12/12 Alkhas, Anita CRT 219  

HIST-193: First-Year Seminar: (3 units; U ; SS)

The specific topics are announced in the Schedule of Classes each time the class is offered.

Notes:
Open only to freshmen. Students may earn cr in just one L&S First-Year Sem (course numbers 192, 193, 194). Prereq: none.
Not open to University Special Students

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
Guarding the Gates: Immigration and Refugee Policy
SS   3 SEM 001
24660 3:30 PM-6:10 PM T 09/03-12/12 Buff, Rachel HLT G80 Word
Audit never allowed.
Mapping the World
SS   3 SEM 003
24662 12:30 PM-1:45 PM MW 09/03-12/12 McGuinness, Aims HLT 341  
Audit never allowed.

HIST-404: Topics in American History: (3 units; U/G )

Selected themes and issues in the history of the United States.

Notes:
May be retaken w/chg in topic to 9 cr max. Prereq: jr st; completion of GER English Composition competency req.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
'Women's Work' and Migration in the Americas
    3 LEC 001
25810 2:00 PM-3:15 PM TR 09/03-12/12 Hernandez, Kimberly HLT 180  
Undergraduate credit only in this section, this semester

LACS 101(SPANISH 173): Introduction to Latin American and Caribbean Studies (3 units; U ; HU)

Lectures and discussion of a range of topics relating to Latin America and the Caribbean that lead to an understanding of the cultures of these areas.

Notes:
Prereq: none.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
HU   3 LEC 001
23456 9:30 AM-10:45 AM MW 09/03-12/12 McGuinness, Aims CRT 124  

LATINO-101: Introduction to Latino Studies (3 units; U ; CD,SS)

Analyses of the historical and structural forces which have shaped the experience of Latinos in the U.S., including the relationship between Latinos and social institutions.

Notes:
Prereq: none.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
CD,SS   3 LEC 001
19776 11:00 AM-12:15 PM MW 09/03-12/12 Hernandez, Kimberly BOL B40  

LINGUIS-420: Introduction to Second Language Acquisition (3 units; U/G )

Principles and methods of describing and comparing the structure of two or more languages with emphasis on the implications of this comparison for language learning.

Notes:
Prereq: jr st; Linguis 350(P) or equiv.

Principles and methods of describing and comparing the structure of two or more languages with emphasis on the implications of this comparison for language learning.

Notes:
Prereq: jr st; Linguis 350(P) or equiv.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    3 LEC 001
22625 2:00 PM-3:15 PM MW 09/03-12/12 Eckman, Fred MER G16  
If prerequisite has not been met, contact instructor for consent.
    3 LEC 001
Graduate
24478 2:00 PM-3:15 PM MW 09/03-12/12 Eckman, Fred MER G16  

LINGUIS-420G: Introduction to Second Language Acquisition (3 units; U/G )

Principles and methods of describing and comparing the structure of two or more languages with emphasis on the implications of this comparison for language learning.

Notes:
Prereq: jr st; Linguis 350(P) or equiv.

Principles and methods of describing and comparing the structure of two or more languages with emphasis on the implications of this comparison for language learning.

Notes:
Prereq: jr st; Linguis 350(P) or equiv.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    3 LEC 001
22625 2:00 PM-3:15 PM MW 09/03-12/12 Eckman, Fred MER G16  
If prerequisite has not been met, contact instructor for consent.
    3 LEC 001
Graduate
24478 2:00 PM-3:15 PM MW 09/03-12/12 Eckman, Fred MER G16  

MUSIC-310: Introduction to World Musics (3 units; U/G ; A,OWCB; FEE)

Study of musical genres from selected world cultures with an emphasis on musical sound and structure, and performance in cultural context.

Notes:
Prereq: jr st, successful completion of OWC-A (English 102 or equiv); or cons instr.
Not open to University Special Students

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
A,OWCB (FEE) 3 LEC 001
25684 2:00 PM-3:15 PM TR 09/03-12/12 Forbes, Jack MUS 230  
Non -Music Majors, Junior standing, and English Part A
Additional Tuition $21.80/cr.

POL SCI-325: Latin American Politics (3 units; U/G )

Analysis of contemporary governments in Latin America, with particular emphasis on the social way of life, the politics of economic organization and government in action.

Notes:
Comparative politics course. Prereq: jr st.

Analysis of contemporary governments in Latin America, with particular emphasis on the social way of life, the politics of economic organization and government in action.

Notes:
Comparative politics course. Prereq: jr st.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    3 LEC 001
25772 11:00 AM-12:15 PM TR 09/03-12/12 Sugiyama, Natasha BOL B60  
    3 LEC 001
Graduate
26007 11:00 AM-12:15 PM TR 09/03-12/12 Sugiyama, Natasha BOL B60  

POL SCI-325G: Latin American Politics (3 units; U/G )

Analysis of contemporary governments in Latin America, with particular emphasis on the social way of life, the politics of economic organization and government in action.

Notes:
Comparative politics course. Prereq: jr st.

Analysis of contemporary governments in Latin America, with particular emphasis on the social way of life, the politics of economic organization and government in action.

Notes:
Comparative politics course. Prereq: jr st.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    3 LEC 001
25772 11:00 AM-12:15 PM TR 09/03-12/12 Sugiyama, Natasha BOL B60  
    3 LEC 001
Graduate
26007 11:00 AM-12:15 PM TR 09/03-12/12 Sugiyama, Natasha BOL B60  

PORTUGS-360: Luso-Brazilian Culture: (3 units; U ; HU)

One or more aspects of contemporary culture in the Portuguese-speaking world.

Notes:
In English.May be retaken w/chg in topic to 9 cr max. Prereq: jr st or cons instr.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
The Visual Arts of the Lusophone World
HU   3 LEC 001
22669 4:00 PM-6:40 PM M 09/09-12/12 Antunes, Susana CRT 124  

SOCIOL-224: American Minority Groups (3 units; U ; CD,SS)

Nature of minority-dominant group relations. Stability and change in status in American society of Blacks, Native Americans, Spanish-speaking peoples, and other minority groups.

Notes:
Prereq: soph st or a Sociol 100-level course.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
CD,SS   3 LEC 001
23082 3:30 PM-4:45 PM TR 09/03-12/12 Calkins, Thomas BOL B84  

SOCIOL-323: Perspectives on Latino Communities (3 units; U ; CD,SS)

Sociological analysis of the experiences of Latinos. Examination of immigration and mode of incorporation from theoretical perspectives. Emphasis on Chicanos, Cubans, and Puerto Ricans.

Notes:
Latino 323 & Sociol 323 are jointly offered; they count as repeats of one another. Prereq: jr st & any Sociol 100-level course or cons instr.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
CD,SS (FEE) 3 LEC 201
27169 - 09/03-12/12 Velez, William ONLINE WEB  
A course fee of $275.00, in addition to applicable fees and/or tuition, will be charged for this section. Conducted completely online; computer/internet access req'd.

SPANISH-225: Understanding the Hispanic World: (3 units; U ; HU)

Different manifestations of Hispanic culture across continents and centuries studied from many angles.

Notes:
In English. May be retaken w/chg in topic to 9 cr max. Prereq: none.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
Food and Culture: Beyond Tacos and Paella
HU   3 LEC 001
21298 2:00 PM-3:15 PM MW 09/03-12/12 Suarez-Felipe, Ester CRT B25  

SPANISH-308: Advanced Writing and Reading (3 units; U )

Development of proficiency in different writing styles; emphasis on the most difficult aspects of Spanish through reading and other exercises.

Notes:
Counts as repeat of Spanish 305 and 316. Generates L&S credits for demonstrated equivalent preparation (14 retro credits). Prereq: C- or better in Spanish 204(P), or score level 5 on Spanish placement exam, or cons instr.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    3 LEC 001
20340 9:30 AM-10:45 AM MW 09/03-12/12   NWQ G571  
    3 LEC 002
20475 11:00 AM-12:15 PM MW 09/03-12/12   NWQ G571  
    3 LEC 003
20476 11:00 AM-12:15 PM TR 09/03-12/12   NWQ G589  
    3 LEC 004
20296 12:30 PM-1:45 PM MW 09/03-12/12   NWQ G571  
    3 LEC 005
20477 12:30 PM-1:45 PM TR 09/03-12/12   NWQ G589  
    3 LEC 006
25973 2:00 PM-3:15 PM MW 09/03-12/12   NWQ G589  
    3 LEC 007
20341 2:00 PM-3:15 PM TR 09/03-12/12   NWQ G544  

SPANISH-318: Advanced Speaking and Listening (3 units; U )

Development of oral proficiency in relation to Hispanic culture.

Notes:
For non-heritage Spanish speakers. Students cannot receive credit for both 318 and 319. Generates L&S credits for demonstrated equivalent preparation (14 retro cr). Prereq: C- or better in Spanish 204(P), or score level 5 on Spanish placement exam, or cons instr.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    3 LEC 001
20478 9:30 AM-10:45 AM TR 09/03-12/12   NWQ G571  
    3 LEC 002
20058 11:00 AM-12:15 PM MW 09/03-12/12   NWQ G596  
    3 LEC 003
25975 11:00 AM-12:15 PM TR 09/03-12/12   NWQ G571  
    3 LEC 004
20956 12:30 PM-1:45 PM TR 09/03-12/12   NWQ G571  
    3 LEC 005
20059 2:00 PM-3:15 PM MW 09/03-12/12   NWQ G596  

SPANISH-319: Advanced Speaking and Listening for Heritage Speakers (3 units; U )

Development of full proficiency in reading, writing, and speaking skills in Spanish for students with native/near-native command of these skills.

Notes:
Open only to heritage Spanish speakers. Others with near-native proficiency admitted at instr discretion. Students cannot receive credit for both 318 and 319. Generates L&S credits for demonstrated equivalent preparation (14 retro credits). Prereq: C- or better in Spanish 204(P), or score level 5 on Spanish placement exam, or cons instr.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    3 LEC 001
20060 2:00 PM-3:15 PM TR 09/03-12/12 Suarez-Felipe, Ester NWQ G589  

SPANISH-332: Business and Legal Spanish I (3 units; U )

Business and legal language and practice in Spanish-speaking countries.

Notes:
Prereq: Spanish 308(P); Spanish 318(C) or 319(C).

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    3 LEC 001
19625 9:30 AM-10:45 AM MW 09/03-12/12 Mendez-Santalla, I NWQ G596  

SPANISH-338: Spanish for Health Professionals (3 units; U )

Acquisition of intermediate conversational and written skills in medical terminology in Spanish through a communicative approach. For health care students.

Notes:
Prereq: Spanish 308(P); & grade C- or better in Spanish 318(P) or 319(P) or equiv.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    3 LEC 001
20947 9:30 AM-10:45 AM TR 09/03-12/12 Sotomayor, Maria NWQ G589  
Priority given to students in relevant areas of study.
Consent required to audit.

SPANISH-341: Introduction to Hispanic Linguistics (3 units; U )

Spanish linguistics, including phonetics, phonology, syntax, morphology, semantics, and sociolinguistics.

Notes:
Generates L&S credits for demonstrated equivalent preparation (14 retro cr). Prereq: Spanish 308(P); Spanish 318(C) or 319(C).

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    3 LEC 001
23303 11:00 AM-12:15 PM TR 09/03-12/12   NWQ G570  

SPANISH-350: Introduction to Literary Analysis (3 units; U )

Designed to acquaint students with the critical tools needed to analyze texts and conduct research.

Notes:
Prereq: Spanish 308(P); Spanish 318(C) or 319(C).

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    3 LEC 001
20297 12:30 PM-1:45 PM MW 09/03-12/12 Bird-Soto, Nancy BOL 294  
    3 LEC 002
21944 12:30 PM-1:45 PM TR 09/03-12/12 Ferreira, Cesar BOL 294  

SPANISH-391: Social and Historical Issues in the Hispanic World: (3 units; U ; HU)

Culture of the Hispanic people, with a focus on a particular social or historical perspective and/or issue.

Notes:
May be retaken w/chg in topic to 9 cr max. Prereq: Spanish 308(P); Spanish 318(C) or 319(C).

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
Folklore of the Hispanic World
HU   3 LEC 001
26437 11:00 AM-12:15 PM MW 09/03-12/12 McCaw, Robert LUB S165  

SPANISH-470: Survey of Hispanic Literature and Civilization (3 units; U )

Literature in Spain and Spanish America from the Middle Ages to 1880.

Notes:
Prereq: jr st; Spanish 350(P).

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    3 LEC 001
26438 2:00 PM-3:15 PM MW 09/03-12/12 McCaw, Robert CRT B13  

SPANISH-507: Seminar in Spanish-American Literature: (3 units; U/G )

One or more areas of Spanish-American literature across periods, genres, or regions.

Notes:
May be retaken w/chg in topic to 9 cr max. Prereq: jr st; Spanish 470(P) & 472(P).

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
The Latin American Novel: Past and Present Trends
    3 SEM 001
26529 4:30 PM-7:10 PM R 09/03-12/12 Ferreira, Cesar CRT B9  
Taught with Spanish 781. Graduate students in Spanish must enroll in Spanish 781.

THEATRE-324: Theatre in the Americas: Latin American, Caribbean, and Latina/o Theatre (3 units; U ; A,CD; FEE)

Survey of Latin American, Caribbean, and U.S. Latina/o theatre and performance. History and cultures of the Americas that shape these productions.

Notes:
Counts as repeat of LACS 324 or Latino 324. LACUSL 324 & Theatre 324 are jointly-offered; they count as repeats of one another. Prereq: jr st.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
A,CD (FEE) 3 LEC 201
23584 - 09/03-12/12 Rios, Alvaro ONLINE WEB  
Additional Tuition $21.80/cr.
A course fee of $275.00, in addition to applicable fees and/or tuition, will be charged for this section. Conducted completely online; computer/internet access req'd.
Consent required to audit.

TRNSLTN-400: Consecutive Interpreting (3 units; U )

Professional protocols and practices of different modalities of consecutive interpreting; exercises for improvement of split-attention, short-term memory and information organization; ethical principles of interpreting profession.

Notes:
Prereq: jr st; sixth semester of a foreign language.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
  (FEE) 3 LEC 202
26716 - 09/03-12/12 Olen, Amy ONLINE WEB  
A course fee of $275.00, in addition to regular tuition, will be charged for this section. Conducted completely online;computer/internet access req'd.

WGS-401: Global Feminisms (3 units; U/G )

Interdisciplinary study of women and gender in international perspective, including topics such as work, religion, ideology, and UN conferences.

Notes:
Prereq: jr st & WGS(Wmns) 200(P) or 201(P); or grad st.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    3 LEC 001
22039 3:30 PM-4:45 PM TR 09/03-12/12 Pitt, Kristin BOL B79  
Undergraduate credit only this semester.

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