MINOR IN ETHNIC STUDIES - CHICANO(A)/LATINO(A) STUDIES

Requirements (28 units)

Designed to provide increased awareness, knowledge and an in-depth understanding, the minor in Ethnic Studies, Chicano(a)/ Latino(a) Studies will address issues of language, history, culture, politics, economics, education, immigration and the creative expression of the Chicano/Latino presence in this country. Students will examine this growing ethnic group's experience in a social context and its interdependence with other populations by addressing interracial, intercultural and international understanding.

  1. ES 102. Chicano(a)/Latino(a) Culture: An Overview (4)
  2. ES 300. Research Methods in Ethnic Studies (4)
  3. ES 394. Topics in Ethnic Studies (4)
  4. Eight units chosen from:
    • ANTH 306. Aztecs, Maya, and Their Predecessors (4)
    • ES 595. Independent Study (2 or 4)
    • HIST 391. Chicano History (4)
    • PSCI 352C. Minority Politics: Latino Politics (4)
    • SOC 342. The Chicano Family (4)
    • SOC 442. Chicano Social Stratification (4)
  5. Eight units chosen from:
    • ART 328. Mexican Art (4)
    • ART 329. Chicano Art (4)
    • ENG 323. Chicano Literature (4)
    • HUM 335. The Origin and Contemporary Role of Latino Culture (4)
    • HUM 450. Aspects of Chicana/o Culture (4)
    • SPAN 435. Chicano Literature in Spanish (4)