Courses

Suggested courses; alternatives by petition.  In order to count for the MA in Latin American Studies, a course must focus at least 50% on Latin America.  Students should discuss and review their course choices with the Concentration Advisors (CAs).
Only courses numbered 400 and above in SPAN and PORT, and 350 and above in any other department will earn graduate credit.

Spring 2017

Fall 2016

Core Courses

LASP-501 Lat Amer Origins/Transformation
LASP-603 Quant Methods in Practice

ANTHROPOLOGY

ANTH-356 The New Black Atlantic
ANTH-358 Doing Anthro Fieldwork
ANTH-495 Anthropological Theory
GOVT-588 Criminal Law/Conflict Res

CONFLICT RESOLUTION AND HUMAN RIGHTS

GOVT-562 Conflict and Democracy
GOVT-578 Conflict Resloutn: Former USSR
GOVT-579 Research Design & Conflict Res
GOVT-580 Conflict Resolution Theory
GOVT-581 Intro to Conflict Resolut Skil
GOVT-587 Trans Just:Trls,Prgs,Trth Cmsn
LASP-579 Peace Process&Post-Conflict:LA
LASP-580 Citizen Security&Democr:Lat Am

DEVELOPMENT

GHDP-622 Field Ops for Hum. Assistance
GHDP-644 Highly Vulnerable Children
GHDP-646 Elevating Dev in Foreign Pol
GHDP-656 Engines of Growth: SMEs
GHDP-755 Advanced Econometrics III
GOVT-376 Dept Sem:Glbzn & Redst:Dev Cou
GOVT-442 Civil War in Developing Countr
GOVT-656 Econ for the Study of Politics
INAF-383 Applied Econometrics for Dlpt
INAF-487 Practice/Ethics in Global Dev
INAF-648 Intl Migration & Development
INAF-687 Refugee Law & Policy
LASP-417 Sustainable Devel in L.A.
LASP-427 Gender&Environment:Lat Amer
LASP-487 Indig Movemts of Lat Amer
LASP-489 International Organizations LA
LASP-521 Energy Security:Western Hemis

HISTORY

HIST-352 Topic:Community/Globaliztn LA
HIST-382 Topic:Making of Latino America
HIST-451 Urban Poverty in Lat. Amer
HIST-505 Comparative History
HIST-551 Lat Amer Origins/Transformatio
HIST-583 Race and History
INAF-362 History's Influence on For Aff

 

POLITICAL ECONOMY

GBUS-400 Business, Accounting & Finance
GBUS-461 Pol Econ of Cities:LA & Asia
GBUS-462 China-Latin America Relations
GBUS-464 Labor & Trade in Foreign Assis
GBUS-503 Globaltn:Chall for Devd Countr
GBUS-504 Global Innovation Strategy
GBUS-505 Intro to International Busines
GBUS-507 Int'l Bus Operations
GBUS-508 Topics:IBD/Bus/Govt/Global Eco
GBUS-513 Global Business Strategies
GBUS-524 Indust/Innov in Dvlpg Cntries
GBUS-548 Investments in Emerging Market
GBUS-554 Business & Investment Negotiat
GBUS-578 Govn,Trnsparen,Acctblty&Corrup
GBUS-593 Ethical Decisions:Glbl Bus&Gov
GOVT-656 Econ for the Study of Politics
INAF-383 Applied Econometrics for Dlpt
INAF-395 Political Econ of Devt Africa
LASP-489 International Organizations LA
LASP-521 Energy Security:Western Hemis
LASP-603 Quant Methods in Practice

GOVERNMENT

GOVT-442 Civil War in Developing Countr
GOVT-544 Civil Society&Social Movements
GOVT-550 Democracy Promotion
GOVT-552 Electoral Violence
GOVT-555 Post Communist Politics
GOVT-562 Conflict and Democracy
GOVT-564 Comparative Democratization
GOVT-570 Gender & Conflict Resolution
GOVT-579 Research Design & Conflict Res
GOVT-580 Conflict Resolution Theory
GOVT-581 Intro to Conflict Resolut Skil
GOVT-587 Trans Just:Trls,Prgs,Trth Cmsn
GOVT-588 Criminal Law/Conflict Res
GOVT-629 Exec Branch Pol/Policymaking
GOVT-656 Econ for the Study of Politics
GOVT-677 Pol & Mil:Comp Civ-Mil Relatns
GOVT-750 Civil Society and Democracy
GOVT-766 War, Peace, and the State
GOVT-780 Fundamentals:Political Theory
INAF-444 Statecraft and Negotiation
INAF-648 Intl Migration & Development
INAF-687 Refugee Law & Policy
LASP-472 Populism and Democracy in L.A.
LASP-489 International Organizations LA
LASP-521 Energy Security:Western Hemis
LASP-579 Peace Process&Post-Conflict:LA
LASP-580 Citizen Security&Democr:Lat Am

LITERATURE AND CULTURAL STUDIES

ANTH-356 The New Black Atlantic
ANTH-495 Anthropological Theory
LASP-452 Cine & Politica en AL
LASP-487 Indig Movemts of Lat Amer
PORT-426 Topics in Afro-Port-Braz Ling
SOCI-411 The Jesuits and Globalization
SPAN-406 Intro to Critical Theory
SPAN-459 Ecocriticism in Hispanic World
SPAN-472 Cervantes & His World
SPAN-475 Travel Literature:Self & Other
SPAN-499 World Spanishes

SECURITY

GOVT-552 Electoral Violence
GOVT-562 Conflict and Democracy
GOVT-588 Criminal Law/Conflict Res
GOVT-677 Pol & Mil:Comp Civ-Mil Relatns
GOVT-766 War, Peace, and the State
LASP-521 Energy Security:Western Hemis
LASP-579 Peace Process&Post-Conflict:LA
LASP-580 Citizen Security&Democr:Lat Am
SEST-587 Security Iss in Latin Amer
SEST-590 Econ of Substate Violence
SEST-594 Energy & Security
SEST-602 Violent Non-St Actrs:Wrld Pol

Electives

ANTH-495 Anthropological Theory
LASP-417 Sustainable Devel in L.A.
LASP-427 Gender&Environment:Lat Amer
LASP-452 Cine & Politica en AL
LASP-472 Populism and Democracy in L.A.
LASP-487 Indig Movemts of Lat Amer
LASP-489 International Organizations LA
LASP-512 Econ for Latin Amer Studies
LASP-513 Current Topics in LA Pol Econ
LASP-521 Energy Security:Western Hemis
LASP-533 Lat Amer Studies Internship
LASP-579 Peace Process&Post-Conflict:LA
LASP-580 Citizen Security&Democr:Lat Am
LASP-603 Quant Methods in Practice