Division of Humanities

This academic program is housed in the Division of Humanities in the Farquhar College of Arts and Sciences.

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The Latin American and Caribbean minor provides a broad interdisciplinary base for students planning careers involving Latin American and Caribbean peoples. Students can complete the minor as a means of enhancing their ability to work and live in an increasingly interdependent, multicultural hemisphere. A minimum of 9 credits must be exclusive to the minor and cannot be counted toward any other majors/minors/certificate programs.

Latin American and Caribbean Studies Minor Requirements (15 credits)

Core Courses (6 credits)
HIST 2130 Formation of Latin America (3 credits) OR HIST 2140 Modern Latin America (3 credits)
HIST 2300 Caribbean History (3 credits)

Minor Electives (9 credits)
Select 9 credits from the following courses:
HUMN 3800 Mexican Cult of Death in Myth and Literature (3 credits)
HUMN 4400 Issues in Latin American Development and Sustainability (3 credits)
LITR 3530 Caribbean Literature (3 credits)
LITR 3540 Latin American Literature (3 credits)
POLS 4200 Latin American Politics (3 credits)
SPAN 3250 Introduction to Latin American Literature (3 credits)

The academic program and curriculum requirements listed on this page are from the 2014-2015 edition of the NSU Undergraduate Student Catalog. Students are bound by policies and curricula published in the catalog in effect the semester they enter the university, unless an agreement is made with appropriate NSU administration officials allowing them to abide by policies published in a later catalog.