table of course offerings 2018-19
FALL 2018
LALS 1 Introduction to Latin American & Latino Studies Arredondo
LALS 90 Contemporary Brazil Pinho
LALS 95 Undergraduate Research Seminar Ruiz
LALS 100 Concepts & Theories in Latin American & Latino Studies Patel
LALS 122 Media & Nationalism Rivas
LALS 143J Global Political Economy (taught in Spanish) Estrella
LALS 171 Brazil in Black & White (taught in Portuguese) Pinho
LALS 172 Visualizing Human Rights Falcón
LALS 180 Borders: Real & Imagined Patel
LALS 194R Violencia Cotidiana en las Americas (taught in Spanish) Rivas
WINTER 2019
LALS 1 Introduction to Latin American & Latino Studies Patel
LALS 30 Social Movements in Latin America Illescas
LALS 80F Latinos in the US: A Comparative Perspective M. Ramirez
LALS 100A Social Science Analytics Taft
LALS 143 Race & Ethnicity Patel
LALS 152 Consumer Cultures Between the Americas Rivas
LALS 157 Las Revoluciones Sociales (taught in Spanish) Balloffet
LALS 169 South America: History, Society, and Culture Erbig
LALS 194X Extractivism & Socio-Environmental Conflicts in the Americas Leiva
SPRING 2019
LALS 5 Introduction to Human Rights & Social Justice Falcón
LALS NEW TBD (film and dictatorship class)
LALS 80E Latin American Philosophy Rasmus
LALS 100B Cultural Theory in the Americas Pinho
LALS 124 Brazilian Cinema Seara
LALS 133 Latina/o Art & Representation M. Ramirez
LALS 158 Latin American Political Economy Leiva
LALS NEW The Americas Balloffet
LALS 170 Indigenous Struggles in the Americas Erbig
LALS 178 Gender, Transnationalism, and Globalization Patel
LALS 194B NEW senior seminar on Global Migration Balloffet
LALS 194D New senior seminar TBD Ramirez

 
QUESTIONS about LALS course offerings, please email: LALSadvising@ucsc.edu

LALS 1 - 01 Introduction to Latin American and Latino Studies

2019 Winter Quarter

Class Details
Career
Undergraduate
Grading
Student Option
Class Number
41881
Type
Lecture
Credits
5 units
General Education
ER
Available Seats
150
Enrollment Capacity
280
Enrolled
130

Description
Interdisciplinary introduction presenting the elements for studying Latin American politics and economics, culture, and society as well as the dynamics of Latino communities in the U.S. Special attention paid to issues of colonialism, human rights, U.S. foreign policy toward Latin America, racism, capitalist globalization, migration, to emerging political and economic shifts in the Americas, and to new local and transnational efforts for social change on the part of Latin America's peoples and Latinos in the U.S.

Class Notes
Enroll in lecture and associated discussion section

Meeting Information
Days & Times
Room
Instructor
Meeting Dates
MWF 01:20PM - 02:25PM
Humn Lecture Hall
01/07/2019 - 03/15/2019

Associated Discussion Sections or Labs
Sec
Type
Class #
Days
Time
Instructor
Location
Enrolled
Enrollment Capacity
01A
Discussion
41882
M
02:40PM-03:45PM
Staff
Crown Clrm 208
31
25
01B
Discussion
41883
Tu
08:30AM-09:35AM
Staff
Crown Clrm 208
25
25
01C
Discussion
41884
F
09:20AM-10:25AM
Staff
Crown Clrm 208
25
25
01D
Discussion
41885
F
10:40AM-11:45AM
Staff
Crown Clrm 208
25
25
01E
Discussion
41886
TBA
TBA
TBA
TBA
21
25
01F
Discussion
41887
TBA
TBA
TBA
TBA
2
25
01G
Discussion
41888
TBA
TBA
TBA
TBA
0
25
01H
Discussion
43772
TBA
TBA
TBA
TBA
1
25