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Master Course Outline
Introduction to Latin America

Course Number: HIST 250
Credits: 5
Hours per Quarter: 50

Lecture Hours:50


Description
Provides an introduction to Latin America with special emphasis on pre-European, colonial, national and international developments that have shaped the regions character from 1500 to the present. Course taken prior to fall 2010 also accepted for diversity requirement. Formerly HIST 280. Recommended: READ 088 or higher.

Intended Skills and Attitude Outcomes
Upon completion of this course, students should be able to describe the richness and diversity of Latin America's people, places, and environments.
Upon completion of this course, students should be able to present a brief historical overview of Latin American history, society, and culture from 1900 to the present.
Upon completion of this course, students should be able to illuminate current issues in Latin America by placing them in historical perspectives.
Upon completion of this course, students should be able to describe the bilateral, interdependent, and linked destinies of the Western Hemisphere's peoples.
Upon completion of this course, students should be able to acknowledge a tolerant understanding and respect for the people of Latin America.


Syllabi Listing
Course
Year Quarter
Item
Instructor  
HIST 250
Fall 2012
1259
John Van Slyke
HIST 250
Fall 2011
1259
John Van Slyke
HIST 250
Fall 2010
1259
John Van Slyke
HIST 250
Fall 2009
1259
John Van Slyke
HIST 250
Fall 2008
1259
John Van Slyke
HIST 250
Fall 2005
1259
Christopher Howell
HIST 250
Fall 2004
1259
Christopher Howell
HIST 250
Fall 2003
1259
Underwood, Jamie



Two Year Projected Schedule

Year One* Year Two**
Fall
Winter
Spring
Summer
Mini 
Fall
Winter
Spring
Summer
Mini
X
 
 
 
 
X
 
 
 
 

*Year one is all odd years (2003-2004)
**Year two is all even years (2004-2005)