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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 45226 11:00 AM-12:15 PM TR 09/02-12/11 Figueroa, Enrique BOL B56  

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

Independent study under supervision of faculty or academic staff member. For further information, consult dept chair.

Notes:
Retakable to 6 cr max. Prereq: 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 34233 - 09/02-12/11 Figueroa, Enrique TBA  

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 47100 - 09/02-12/11 Figueroa, Enrique TBA  
Consent required to audit.

LATINO-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. Not open to jrs & srs. Prereq: acceptance to UROP; prior or conc reg in UROP seminar.
Not open to University Special Students

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    1 - 3 IND 001 34234 - 09/02-12/11 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 46836 - 09/02-12/11   OFF CAMPUS  

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.

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 47102 - 09/02-12/11 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 46837 - 09/02-12/11   OFF CAMPUS  
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 34236 - 09/02-12/11 Figueroa, Enrique TBA  
Consent required to audit.

 
Additional Courses - Latino Studies
 
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

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    3 LEC 001 41390 5:00 PM-7:40 PM M 09/08-12/11 Cramer, Gregory BOL 281  
Consent required to audit.

ED POL-560: Education and Hispanics (3 units; U/G ; CD,SS)

Examination of the educational experiences of Hispanics in schools in the USA.

Notes:
Prereq: jr st.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
CD,SS   3 LEC 001 53367 4:30 PM-7:10 PM W 09/02-12/11 Tapia, Javier HLT G88  

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  

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-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   CRT 327  

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