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Latino Studies
Coordinator: Enrique Figueroa BOL 183 229-3651 figueroa@uwm.edu

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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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 18908 11:00 AM-12:15 PM TR 01/21-05/08 Figueroa, Enrique ENG 105  

LATINO-289: Internship in Latino Studies, Lower Division (1 - 6 units; U )

Application of basic principles of Latino 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: 2.50 gpa; cons supervising faculty member.
Not open to University Special Students

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    1 - 6 FLD 001 20798 - 01/21-05/08 Figueroa, Enrique TBA  
Consent required to audit.

LATINO-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 20799 - 01/21-05/08   OFF CAMPUS  

LATINO-489: Internship in Latino Studies, Upper Division (1 - 6 units; U )

Application of basic principles of Latino 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 20801 - 01/21-05/08 Figueroa, Enrique TBA  
Consent required to audit.

LATINO-497: Study Abroad: (1 - 12 units; U )

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 20800 - 01/21-05/08   OFF CAMPUS  
Consent required to audit.

LATINO-698: Independent Latin American, Caribbean, and U.S. Latino Integrated Studies: (1 - 3 units; U )

Advanced independent work on a topic with an integrated Latin American/Caribbean and U.S. Latino focus, under supervision of a LACUSL Program instructional staff member.

Notes:
LACS 698 & Latino 698 are jointly offered; w/same topic, they count as repeats of one another. 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; cons instr, dept chair, & assoc dean for L&S SAS.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    1 - 3 IND 001 31103 - 01/21-05/08   TBA  
Consent required to audit.

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

Advanced level independent work under the supervision of a Latino 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, and Latino 699. Prereq: jr st; 2.50 gpa; writ cons instr, dept chair, & assoc dean for SAS.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    1 - 3 IND 001 20802 - 01/21-05/08 Figueroa, Enrique TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    1 - 3 IND 002 20861 - 01/21-05/08 Santiago-Rivera, Azara TBA  
Consent required to audit.

 
Additional Courses - Latino Studies
 
ED POL-212: Educational Issues in Spanish Speaking Communities (3 units; U ; CD,HU)

This course presents an overview of the educational issues in the Spanish-speaking communities in the United States and how these issues affect the total society.

Notes:
Prereq: none.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
CD,HU   3 LEC 001 15349 4:30 PM-7:10 PM T 01/21-05/08 Tapia, Javier MER 211  

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:
Prereq: jr st & any Sociol 100-level course or cons instr.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
CD,SS   3 LEC 201 21481 - 01/21-05/08 Velez, William 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.

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 21735 2:00 PM-3:15 PM MW 01/21-05/08 Suarez-Felipe, Ester CRT B25