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2019-2020 Catalogue 
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Latin American Studies, B.A.

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Advisor: Michael Mosier

The Latin American Studies major encompasses courses in Spanish language and culture and offerings from at least four of the following areas: anthropology, art, economics and business, history, Latin American literature and culture, politics, and religion. Portuguese, if transferred from another institution, may be substituted for the courses in Spanish language and culture. The Latin American Studies program is administered by a committee made up of faculty members who teach courses on the approved list given below.


A minimum of nine course credits from at least four departments participating in the Latin American Studies program; no more than three such courses may be in any one department. A study experience in a Latin American country is strongly recommended. Currently there are Cornell-sponsored courses in Guatemala, Argentina and Mexico. The requirements are:

Six Courses Selected from the Following:

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