Latin American Studies
Length of Course: 14 weeks
Classroom Hours per Week: 4 hours
Prerequisites: C+ in English 098
Text: Latin America Since Independence (2nd ed.). Alexander Dawson. Routledge, 2014.
This survey course studies one of the most dynamic regions on the planet: Latin America. The course introduces students to the cultures, societies, and languages of Latin America’s ancient and modern peoples. An interdisciplinary approach integrates analyses from history, politics, economics, geography, anthropology, and cultural studies to provide a comprehensive overview of this progressive but complex group of twenty-two countries.
Instructors: This course will be team-taught.
K. Kolokatsis, B.A. (Concordia), M.A. (Western Ontario)
Other instructors to be determined.
Transferability: see www.bctransferguide.ca