Latin American Studies (LAS)

LAS 1000 - Latino Studies: An Overview

Credit(s): 1 Credit

The course provides an understanding of various disciplinary approaches to understanding the dynamics of the Latino population in the U.S. This is a cross-disciplinary introduction to issues that are addressed by the Latino Studies Certificate and to the research that faculty members at Saint Louis University are conducting in the Latino community.

LAS 1930 - Special Topics

Credit(s): 1-4 Credits (Repeatable for credit)

LAS 1980 - Independent Study

Credit(s): 1-3 Credits (Repeatable for credit)

LAS 2930 - Special Topics

Credit(s): 1-3 Credits (Repeatable for credit)

LAS 2980 - Independent Study

Credit(s): 1-3 Credits (Repeatable for credit)

LAS 3000 - Introduction to Latin American Studies

Credit(s): 3 Credits

This course is designed to give students a general introduction to the societies, cultures, economies, and politics of Latin America. Topics covered include colonialism, and its contemporary legacies, the role of historically-marginalized groups, authoritarianism and violence, and the economic basis of modern Latin American societies.

Attributes: Global Citizenship (A&S), International Studies, International Studies-Latin Am, Urban Poverty - Immigration

LAS 3910 - Internship

Credit(s): 1-6 Credits (Repeatable for credit)

LAS 3930 - Special Topics

Credit(s): 1-3 Credits (Repeatable for credit)

LAS 3980 - Independent Study

Credit(s): 1-3 Credits (Repeatable for credit)

LAS 4910 - Internship

Credit(s): 1-6 Credits (Repeatable for credit)

LAS 4930 - Special Topics

Credit(s): 1-3 Credits (Repeatable for credit)

LAS 4960 - Senior Inquiry

Credit(s): 3 Credits

LAS 4980 - Advanced Independent Study

Credit(s): 1-3 Credits (Repeatable for credit)