Eligible Classes

Spring 2022 (Tentative)

ARTS 211 - Introduction to Community and Social Practice

MUSP 211M/411M/711M - Jazz Combo / Banda Hispanica

HIST 553 - History of Mexico

POLS 375 - Latin American International Relations

SPAN 400 - Intermediate Spanish Readings

SPAN 621 - Survey of Contemporary Latin-American Literature

SPAN 623 GN - Hispanic Comics and Graphic Novels

Fall 2021

ARTS 211 - Introduction to Community and Social Practice

ARTS 312 - Community Arts Engagement

HIST 519 - Introduction to Local and Community History

HNRS 305 X - Speaking Spanish in the United States

MUSP 211M/411M/711M - Jazz Combo / Banda Hispanica

SPAN 525 - Advanced Spanish Conversation

WSUA 102 C - Storytelling and Social Justice in the Hispanic World

Spring 2021

ARTS 211 - Introduction to Community and Social Practice

MUSP 211M/411M/711M - Jazz Combo / Banda Hispanica

PHIL 304 - Latin American Philosophy

POLS 310 - Latin American Politics

SPAN 400 - Intermediate Spanish Readings

SPAN 520 - Hispanic Film

SPAN 627 - Latin-American Civilization

Fall 2020

ARTS 211 - Introduction to Community and Social Practice

ARTS 312 - Community Arts Engagement

ARTH 550B - Contemporary Art & Technology

CLES 750 AK - Counseling Latina/o/x: A Cosmic Race

GEO 530 - Geography of Latin America

HIST 701- Introduction to Local and Community History

MUSP 211M/411M/711M - Jazz Combo / Banda Hispanica

SPAN 300 - Intermediate Spanish Readings

SPAN 525 - Advanced Spanish Conversation

SPAN 620 - Survey of Latin-American Literature

WSUA 102G - Latinos in the US and the Midwest

Program Requirements

Students in the program design a plan of study with the certificate coordinator, who is responsible for approving all courses students take for the certificate.

Courses taken before enrollment in the program can count toward the certificate if they are determined by the certificate coordinator to meet the learning objectives of the program. Students must receive a final grade of C or better to apply a course toward the certificate.

Study abroad programs (MCLL Puebla program) and internships in the Latin American region (with approval from the coordinators) may also count toward the certificate.

Any substitution of the listed courses must be approved by the certificate coordinators and must meet the subject domain distribution requirement as well as promote the student's understanding of regional culture, history, geography, language/communication and international issues of Latin America or the Latino community in the United States.

Applicable Courses

Applicable courses are offered by a variety of departments and often can be applied to the student’s general education requirements.

Course Title Credit Hours
ARTS 211 Introduction to Community and Social Practice 3
ARTS 312 Community Arts Engagement 3
ARTH 550B Contemporary Art & Technology 3
CLES 750 AK Counseling Latina/o/x: A Cosmic Race 3
GEO 530 Geography of Latin America 3
HIST 553 History of Mexico 3
HIST 519 / 701  Introduction to Local and Community History 3
HNRS 305T The Invention of Latin America 3
MUSP 211M/411M/711M  Jazz Combo / Banda Hispanica 1
PHIL 304 Latin American Philosophy 3
POLS 310 Latin American Politics 3
POLS 375 Latin American International Relations 3
SPAN 400 (formerly SPAN 300) Intermediate Spanish Readings 3
SPAN 520 Hispanic Film 3
SPAN 525 Advanced Spanish Conversation 3
SPAN 547 Spanish in the U.S. 3
SPAN 620 Survey of Latin-American Literature 3
SPAN 621 Survey of Contemporary Latin-American Literature 3
SPAN 623 GN Hispanic Comics and Graphic Novels 3
SPAN 627 Latin American Civilization 3
SPAN 632 Hispanic Cooking Communities 3
SPAN 633 Latina/o Studies 3
WSUA 102 C Powerful Narratives: Storytelling and Social Justice in the Hispanic World 3
WSUA 102 G Latinos in the US and the Midwest 3

Tentative Sequence of Courses

NOTE: This sequence includes only classes offered on a regular basis.

Spring Year 1 Fall Year 1 Spring Year 1 Fall Year 2 
ARTS 211 ARTS 211 ARTS 211 ARTS 211
MUSP 211M MUSP 211M MUSP 211M MUSP 211M
MUSP 411M MUSP 411M MUSP 411M MUSP 411M
MUSP 711M MUSP 711M MUSP 711M MUSP 711M
POLS 310 POLS 375 SPAN 400 SPAN 400
SPAN 400 SPAN 400 SPAN 621 SPAN 525
SPAN 627 SPAN 525   SPAN 620