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Latin American and Caribbean Studies
Chair:
Coordinator: Kris Ruggiero 229-4401

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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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 50767 4:00 PM-6:40 PM T 09/02-12/11 Lopez, Nelson BOL B68  

LACS-199: Independent Study: (1 - 3 units; U )

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

Notes:
Retakable to 6 cr max. Prereq: 2.50 gpa, writ cons instr, progr dir, & assoc dean for SAS.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    1 - 3 IND 199 34224 - 09/02-12/11   TBA  

LACS-289: Internship in Latin American/Caribbean Studies, Lower Division (1 - 6 units; U )

Application of basic principles of history in a business, organizational, educational, political, or other appropriate setting.

Notes:
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.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    1 - 6 FLD 001 47405 - 09/02-12/11   TBA  

LACS-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 combinations 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 47409 - 09/02-12/11   TBA  

LACS-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 101 47300 - 09/02-12/11   OFF CAMPUS  

LACS-489: Internship in Latin American/Caribbean Studies, Upper Division (1 - 6 units; U )

Application of basic principles of Latin American/Caribbean studies in business, organizational, educational, political, or other appropriate setting.

Notes:
One cr earned for academic work based on 40 hrs in internship. Retakable to 6 cr max. Prereq: jr st; 2.50 gpa; cons supervising faculty member.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    1 - 6 FLD 001 47410 - 09/02-12/11   TBA  

LACS-496: Advanced UROP Apprenticeship (1 - 3 units; U )

Advanced undergraduate research participation in a project developed with a supervising member of the faculty of staff.

Notes:
One cr for 45 hrs research. Retakable to 9 cr max in any combination of UROP apprenticeship courses. Prereq: acceptance to UROP; prior UROP apprenticeship or equiv rsrch experience.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    1 - 3 IND 001 34225 - 09/02-12/11   TBA  

LACS-497: Study Abroad: (1 - 12 units; U/G )

Designed to enroll students in UWM-sponsored program before course work level, content, and credits are determined and/or in specially-prepared program course work.

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

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    1 - 12 LEC 101 47301 - 09/02-12/11   OFF CAMPUS  

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

Advanced level independent work under the supervision of a Latin American/Caribbean studies faculty or academic staff member.

Notes:
Retakable w/chg in topic to 9 cr max in any combination of LACS/Latino 698, LACS 699, & Latino 699. Prereq: jr st; 2.50 gpa; writ cons instr, progr dir, & assoc dean for SAS.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    1 - 3 IND 001 34227 - 09/02-12/11   TBA  

 
Additional Courses - Latin Am & Caribbean Studies
 
AFRICOL-414: The Black Woman in America, Africa, and the Caribbean (3 units; U )

A comparison of the roles and impact of the black women on American, African and Caribbean societies.

Notes:
Prereq: jr st.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    3 LEC 001 52676 2:00 PM-3:15 PM TR 09/02-12/11 Jones, Sandra MIT 361  

ANTHRO-311: The World of the Ancient Maya (3 units; U/G )

Historical development of ancient Maya civilization from its origins to the Spanish Conquest.

Notes:
AIS 311 & Anthro 311 are jointly offered; they count as repeats of one another. Prereq: jr st; Anthro 103(P) or cons instr.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    3 LEC 201 47342 - 09/02-12/11 Villamil, Laura ONLINE WEB  
A special course fee of $275.00, in addition to regular tuition, will be charged for this section. Conducted completely online; computer/internet access req'd.
Consent required to audit.

ARTHIST-104: African, New World and Oceanic Art and Architecture (3 units; U ; HU)

Major art forms in oceanic, pre-Columbian, American Indian, and African art; their functions and meanings.

Notes:
Prereq: none.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
HU   3 LEC 001 52372 2:00 PM-3:15 PM MW 09/02-12/11 Rarey, Matthew MIT 195  

COMPLIT-135: Experiencing Literature in the 21st Century: (3 units; U ; HU)

Critical study of literary forms (e.g. romance, comedy, short story) and their connections with other arts and media, such as cinema, TV, and music.

Notes:
Retakable w/chg in topic to 9 cr max. Prereq: none.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
Magical Realism & Fantastic in Literature & Film
HU   3 LEC 201 48147 - 09/02-12/11 Pitt, Kristin ONLINE WEB PDF
A special course fee of $275.00, in addition to regular tuition, will be charged for this section. Conducted completely online; computer/internet access req'd.

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
    3 LEC 001 47746 9:30 AM-10:45 AM TR 09/02-12/11 Fariditavana, Hadiseh BOL B40  
    3 LEC 202 48202 - 09/02-12/11 Mohtadi, Hamid ONLINE WEB  
A special course fee of $275.00, in addition to regular tuition, will be charged for this section. Conducted completely online; computer/internet access req'd.

ECON-774: Economic Development - Theory (3 units; G )

Theories relating to production, distribution, and capital formation in less-developed nations.

Notes:
Prereq: grad st; Econ 301(P) & 302(P).

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    3 LEC 001 50617 5:30 PM-8:10 PM W 09/02-12/11 Mohtadi, Hamid BOL B76  

ED POL-610: Reproduction of Minority Communities (3 units; U/G )

Analysis of the social, economic, and cultural forces behind the formation and reproduction of minority and disadvantaged communities in the United States.

Notes:
Jointly offered w/& counts as repeat of Sociol 610. Prereq: jr st; any Sociol 100-level course.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    3 LEC 291 41655 - 09/02-12/11 Rai, Kalyani ONLINE WEB  
Taught completely on-line, internet access req'd. UWM off campus tuition assessed.

ENGLISH-316: World Cinema: (3 units; U )

National cinemas in first, second, and/or third world nations; relationships among representation, narrative, and social forms.

Notes:
Retakable w/chg in topic to 9 cr max. English 316 & FilmStd 316 are jointly offered; w/same topic, they count as repeats of one another. Prereq: jr st or English 290(P); satisfaction of GER English Composition competency req.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
Latina and Latin American Women Directors
    3 LEC 001 47216 4:00 PM-6:30 PM MW 09/02-12/11 Blasini, Gilberto CRT 104 PDF

FRENCH-204: Fourth-Semester French (3 units; U )

Continuation of French 203. Review of main grammatical concepts. Readings in modern French and Francophone literature.

Notes:
Prereq: grade of C or better in French 203(P) or level 4 score on French placement exam or cons instr; French 213(R). Generates L&S credit for demonstrated equivalent preparation (11 retro cr).

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    3 LEC 001 46018 10:00 AM-10:50 AM MWF 09/02-12/11 Sanogo, Manfa BOL B72  
    3 LEC 002 46822 5:00 PM-6:15 PM TR 09/02-12/11 Prigent, Corinne BOL B72  

FRENCH 303(215): 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 45020 11:00 AM-12:15 PM MW 09/02-12/11 Anderson, Eric NWQ G578  
HU   3 LEC 002 47160 11:00 AM-12:15 PM TR 09/02-12/11 Callahan, Amy CRT 221  

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 47952 11:00 AM-12:15 PM TR 09/02-12/11 Farrell Whitworth, Kathleen CRT 209  

HIST-180: Latin American Society and Culture (3 units; U ; SS)

Lecture course designed to familiarize students with the broad parameters of Latin American history, emphasis on themes of continuity and change.

Notes:
No cr for students with cr in Hist 388, 389, or 390. Prereq: none.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
SS   3 LEC 001 52057 9:30 AM-10:45 AM MW 09/02-12/11 Ruggiero, Kristin HLT 190  

HIST-267: The History of Latinos in the United States (3 units; U ; CD,HU)

Introduction to the history and culture of Latinos in the United States from the colonial period to the present with emphasis on the Mexican American, Puerto Rican, and Cuban experiences.

Notes:
Prereq: none.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
CD,HU   3 LEC 001 50263 12:30 PM-1:45 PM TR 09/02-12/11 Rodriguez, Joseph HLT 190 Word

HIST-372: Topics in Global History: (3 units; U/G )

Selected issues in global history.

Notes:
Retakable 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
Latino, Latin American & Caribbean Cities
    3 LEC 002 53103 5:30 PM-8:10 PM W 09/02-12/11 Martin, Michael CHM 197  
Counts as repeat of LACS 300 and LATINO 300 with same topic.

Undergraduate credit only in this section, this semester

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.
Enroll in Theatre 324-291.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
A,CD   3 LEC 291 53935 - 09/02-12/11 Lopez Rios, Irma ONLINE WEB PDF
A special course fee of $275.00, in addition to regular tuition, will be charged for this section. Conducted completely online; computer/internet access req'd.
Consent required to audit.

LATINO-423: Latino Immigration and Incorporation: (3 units; U/G )

Latino institutional, geo-political, demographic, comparative, and social network theoretical perspectives on migration to and incorporation into the United States

Notes:
Retakable w/chg in topic to 6 cr max. Latino 423 & Sociol 423 are jointly offered; w/same topic, they count as repeats of one another. Prereq: jr st; 3 cr in Sociol at 200 level or above or cons instr; addl prereqs may be assigned for specific topics.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
Puerto Rican Diaspora and Settlement
    3 LEC 001 53380 4:30 PM-7:10 PM W 09/02-12/11 Velez, William BOL B84  
Consent required to audit.

POL SCI 346(246): U.S.-Latin American Relations (3 units; U )

Historic and contemporary inter-American relations, including issues such as U.S.-Cuban relations, drug trafficking, trade integration, international finance, and migration.

Notes:
International politics course. Prereq: Pol Sci 103(P), 104(P), 106(P), or 175(P).

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    3 LEC 001 52472 3:30 PM-4:45 PM TR 09/02-12/11 Sugiyama, Natasha BOL B40  

PORTUGS-103: First-Semester Portuguese (4 units; U )

Beginner-level Portuguese; listening, speaking, reading, writing, and grammar. Language laboratory required.

Notes:
Prereq: none.
Enroll in a LEC/LAB combination with the same last digit; e.g., enroll in LEC 402 & LAB 802.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    4 LEC 401 47636 11:00 AM-11:50 AM MTWR 09/02-12/11 Sousa, Sandra CRT B84  
    4 LEC 402 50955 5:00 PM-6:50 PM MW 09/02-12/11 Valerio Capella, Maria Fernanda CRT B19  
      LAB 801 47637 - 09/02-12/11 Sousa, Sandra OFF CAMPUS  
Lab completed through independent study.
      LAB 802 50956 - 09/02-12/11 Valerio Capella, Maria Fernanda OFF CAMPUS  
Lab completed through independent study.

PORTUGS-203: Third-Semester Portuguese (3 units; U )

Intermediate-level continuation of Portugs 104. Development of listening, speaking, reading, and writing; review of first-year grammatical concepts. Readings in modern literary and non-literary texts.

Notes:
Prereq: Portugs 104(P) or equiv. Generates L&S credit for demonstrated equivalent preparation (8 retro cr).

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    3 LEC 001 46855 2:00 PM-3:15 PM MW 09/02-12/11 Sousa, Sandra CRT B9  

PORTUGS-215: Portuguese Weekend Immersion Experience: (1 units; U )

Immersion experience for students at the intermediate and advanced levels designed to expose them to the Portuguese language and culture.

Notes:
Retakable w/chg in topic to 6 cr max. Prereq: Portugs 104(P) or 110(P) or cons instr.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
The Popular Culture of Brazil and Portugal
    1 LEC 001 53174 5:00 PM-7:30 PM F 10/17 Muniz, Cassio CRT 739  
          10:00 AM-4:30 PM S 10/18      
          10:00 AM-1:30 PM U 10/19      
Course meets 3 days: Fri (10/17), Sat (10/18), and Sun (10/19).

PORTUGS-446: The Portuguese-Speaking World: Sociolinguistic Perspectives (3 units; U/G )

Examination of the history and development of Portuguese language and sociolinguistics in Portugal, Brazil, and former Portuguese colonies in Africa and Asia .

Notes:
To count toward Portugs minor, coursework must be done in Portugs. Prereq: jr st.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    3 LEC 001 53173 4:30 PM-7:10 PM M 09/08-12/11 Rei-Doval, Gabriel CRT 319  

SOCIOL-423: Latino Immigration and Incorporation: (3 units; U/G )

Latino institutional, geo-political, demographic, comparative, and social network theoretical perspectives on migration to and incorporation into the United States.

Notes:
Retakable w/chg in topic to 6 cr max. Latino 423 & Sociol 423 are jointly offered; w/same topic, they count as repeats of one another. Prereq: jr st; 3 cr in Sociol at 200-level or above or cons instr; addl prereqs may be assigned for specific topics.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
Puerto Rican Diaspora and Settlement
    3 LEC 001 52267 4:30 PM-7:10 PM W 09/02-12/11 Velez, William BOL B84  
Consent required to audit.

SPANISH-203: Third-Semester Spanish (3 units; U )

Continuation of Spanish 104. Review of the main grammatical concepts. Readings in modern Spanish and Spanish-American literature.

Notes:
Generates L&S credits for demonstrated equivalent preparation (8 retro crs). Prereq: grade of C- or better in Spanish 104(P) or level 3 score on Spanish placement exam.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    3 LEC 001 44929 8:00 AM-8:50 AM MWF 09/02-12/11 Gasquet Carrera, Barbara CRT B13  
    3 LEC 002 44930 9:00 AM-9:50 AM MWF 09/02-12/11 Otero Carballa, Ruth PHY 232  
    3 LEC 003 48101 10:00 AM-10:50 AM MWF 09/02-12/11 Perez-Gomez, Veronica NWQ G567  
    3 LEC 004 44931 11:00 AM-11:50 AM MWF 09/02-12/11 Gasquet Carrera, Barbara BOL 281  
    3 LEC 005 46452 12:00 PM-12:50 PM MWF 09/02-12/11 Otero Carballa, Ruth CRT 219  
    3 LEC 006 44932 1:00 PM-1:50 PM MWF 09/02-12/11 Perez-Gomez, Veronica MER 348  
    3 LEC 007 46345 5:30 PM-6:45 PM TR 09/02-12/11 Friedman, Leonor CRT B19  
    3 LEC 008 47424 4:00 PM-5:15 PM T 09/02-12/11 Moore, Wenonah CRT B19  
Course taught partially online. Internet access req'd. Regular UWM tuition assessed.

SPANISH-204: Fourth-Semester Spanish (3 units; U )

Continuation of Spanish 203. Review of the main grammatical concepts. Readings in modern Spanish and Spanish-American literature.

Notes:
Generates L&S credits for demonstrated equivalent preparation (11 retro crs). Prereq: grade of C- or better in Spanish 203(P) or level 4 score on Spanish placement exam.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    3 LEC 001 44933 8:00 AM-8:50 AM MWF 09/02-12/11 Filace, Maria Rocio CRT 321  
    3 LEC 002 46762 9:00 AM-9:50 AM MWF 09/02-12/11 Rodriguez-Abruneiras, Paula NWQ G567  
    3 LEC 003 44934 10:00 AM-10:50 AM MWF 09/02-12/11 Filace, Maria Rocio MER 248  
    3 LEC 004 46957 11:00 AM-11:50 AM MWF 09/02-12/11 Rodriguez-Abruneiras, Paula CRT 181  
    3 LEC 005 44935 12:00 PM-12:50 PM MWF 09/02-12/11 Espinosa Orozco, Ivan CRT 181  
    3 LEC 006 44936 1:00 PM-1:50 PM MWF 09/02-12/11 Espinosa Orozco, Ivan CRT 181  
    3 LEC 007 46064 7:00 PM-8:15 PM TR 09/02-12/11 Friedman, Leonor CRT B19  

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. Retakable 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 53620 3:30 PM-4:45 PM TR 09/02-12/11 Suarez-Felipe, Ester CRT 109  

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 47425 9:30 AM-10:45 AM MW 09/02-12/11 Suarez-Felipe, Ester NWQ G578  
    3 LEC 002 48118 11:00 AM-12:15 PM MW 09/02-12/11 Sotomayor, Maria NWQ G540  
    3 LEC 003 48119 11:00 AM-12:15 PM TR 09/02-12/11 Sotomayor, Maria BOL B80  
    3 LEC 004 47240 12:30 PM-1:45 PM MW 09/02-12/11 Sotomayor, Maria NWQ G540  
    3 LEC 005 48120 12:30 PM-1:45 PM TR 09/02-12/11 Bryant, Stacy CRT 327  
    3 LEC 006 47426 2:00 PM-3:15 PM TR 09/02-12/11 Suarez-Felipe, Ester CRT B63  

SPANISH-315: Spanish Immersion Experience (1 units; U )

Concentrated practice in spoken Spanish with a native speaker in a small-group setting, with a focus on Hispanic culture. Offered in three-day modules.

Notes:
Retakable to 3 cr max. Prereq: Spanish 308(P); Spanish 318 (P) or 319 (P); or cons instr.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    1 LEC 001 46093 5:00 PM-7:30 PM F 10/24 Sotomayor, Maria CRT 319  
          10:00 AM-2:30 PM S 10/25      
          10:00 AM-3:30 PM U 10/26      
FOCUS: Course meets 3 days 10/24, 10/25, and 10/26.
Consent required to audit.

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 46456 9:30 AM-10:45 AM MW 09/02-12/11 Zeise, Magaly NWQ G596  
    3 LEC 002 48121 9:30 AM-10:45 AM TR 09/02-12/11 Ginsbach, Katie CRT 327  
    3 LEC 003 46457 11:00 AM-12:15 PM MW 09/02-12/11 Mendez-Santalla, I CRT 739  
    3 LEC 004 50966 12:30 PM-1:45 PM MW 09/02-12/11 Zeise, Magaly CRT 739  
    3 LEC 006 46458 2:00 PM-3:15 PM TR 09/02-12/11 Mendez-Santalla, I CRT 327  

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 46459 2:00 PM-3:15 PM MW 09/02-12/11 Suarez-Felipe, Ester CRT B63  

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 45006 9:30 AM-10:45 AM MW 09/02-12/11 Mendez-Santalla, I CRT 319 Word

SPANISH-338: Spanish for Health Professionals I (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 50888 9:30 AM-10:45 AM MW 09/02-12/11 Sotomayor, Maria NWQ G540  
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 46460 9:30 AM-10:45 AM TR 09/02-12/11 Bryant, Stacy CRT 319 PDF
    3 LEC 003 53918 2:00 PM-3:15 PM TR 09/02-12/11 Wheatley, Kathleen CRT 319 PDF

SPANISH-348: Introduction to Translation: English to Spanish (3 units; U/G )

Basic skills necessary for professional translation. Translation of texts from English into Spanish. Summarizing texts; sight translation.

Notes:
Prereq: jr st; Spanish 308(P); Spanish 318(C) or 319(C); grade of C or better in English 102(R) or score at level 4 on EPT recom.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    3 LEC 001 53730 4:30 PM-7:10 PM M 09/08-12/11 Zeise, Magaly CRT B84  
Consent required to audit.

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

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
HU   3 LEC 001 47249 11:00 AM-12:15 PM MW 09/02-12/11 Bird-Soto, Nancy CRT 319 PDF
HU   3 LEC 003 53919 12:30 PM-1:45 PM TR 09/02-12/11 McCaw, Robert CRT 319  

SPANISH-371: Introduction to Latino Literature in English (3 units; U ; CD,HU)

Introduction to the development of literature by Chicanos, Nuyoricans, and other Hispanics since the late fifties and its historical, social, and political background.

Notes:
Prereq: jr st or writ cons dept.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
CD,HU   3 LEC 001 53732 12:30 PM-1:45 PM TR 09/02-12/11 Olen, Amy LUB S263  

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:
Retakable w/chg in topic to 9 cr max. Prereq: Spanish 308(P); Spanish 318(P) or 319(P).

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
Hispanic Caribbean Culture in Text and Film
HU   3 LEC 001 47559 2:00 PM-3:15 PM MW 09/02-12/11 Bird-Soto, Nancy CRT 319 PDF

SPANISH 461(365): Topics in Hispanic Culture: (3 units; U/G )

The culture of a group of Hispanic people from a particular social and/or historical perspective, with a focus on one or more manifestations of that culture.

Notes:
Retakable w/chg in topic to 9 cr max. Prereq: jr st & 6 crs of 400-level Spanish.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
Memory & Identity in Contemporary Spanish Culture
    3 LEC 001 53731 2:00 PM-3:15 PM TR 09/02-12/11 Ginsbach, Katie PHY 232  

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 002 53920 9:30 AM-10:45 AM TR 09/02-12/11 McCaw, Robert NWQ G558  

SPANISH-472: Survey of Spanish-American Literature and Civilization (3 units; U )

Literature in Spanish America from Modernism to the present.

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

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    3 LEC 001 46952 11:00 AM-12:15 PM TR 09/02-12/11 Ferreira, Cesar CRT 319  

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:
Retakable 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 Short Story and Nouvelle
    3 SEM 001 47561 4:30 PM-7:10 PM R 09/02-12/11 Ferreira, Cesar CRT 319  
Taught with Spanish 769-001. Graduate students in Spanish must enroll in Spanish 769-001.

SPANISH 545(445): Seminar in Hispanic Linguistics: (3 units; U/G )

One or more branches of linguistics, such as dialectology, pragmatics, sociolinguistics, historical linguistics, etc., in relation to the Hispanic languages.

Notes:
Retakable w/chg in topic to 9 cr max. Prereq: Spanish 341(P); one 400-level Hispanic linguistics course or cons instr.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
History of Latin American Spanish
    3 LEC 001 53176 4:30 PM-7:10 PM W 09/02-12/11 Rei-Doval, Gabriel CRT 319  
Taught with Spanish 702. Graduate students in Spanish must enroll in Spanish 702.

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 (FEE) 3 LEC 291 52494 - 09/02-12/11 Lopez Rios, Irma ONLINE WEB PDF
A special course fee of $275.00, in addition to regular tuition, will be charged for this section. Conducted completely online; computer/internet access req'd.
Additional Tuition $65.40.
Consent required to audit.