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Academic Foundations 003
Africana Studies 014
American Studies 050
Ancient and Medieval Civilizations 060
Anthropology 070
Arabic 074
Art, Design, and Art History 080, 081, 082, 083, 085
Arts & Sciences 090
Asian Studies 098
Biological Sciences 120
Chemistry 160
Chinese 165
Clinical Laboratory Sciences 191
Computer Science 198
Creative Writing 200
Data Science 219
Economics 220
Ecology, Evolution, and Natural Resources 216
English 350, 352
English: Composition and Writing 355
Environmental Sciences 375
Film Studies 380
French 420
Geoscience/Geology 460
Global Politics 487
Health and Society 502
Health Information Management 504
History 510, 512
Honors 525
Honors Living-Learning Community 526
International Affairs 551
Italian 560
Japanese 565
Journalism 086
Latin 580
Latin American Studies 590
Latina/o Studies 597
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Legal Studies 603
Linguistics 615
Mathematics 640
Medical Imaging Sciences 658
Middle Eastern and Islamic Studies 686
Music 087
Neuroscience 112
Peace and Conflict Studies 735
Philosophy 730
Physics 750
Political Science 790
Portuguese and Lusophone World Studies 812
Psychiatric Rehabilitation and Psychology 819
Psychology 830
Social Work 910
Sociology 920
Spanish 940
Theater 088
Translation and Interpreting Studies 942
Urban Education 300
Video Production 089
Women's and Gender Studies 988
Writing 989
Youth Development & Juvenile Justice 985
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  Newark Undergraduate Catalog 2022-2024 School of Arts and Sciences-Newark Academic Programs and Courses Latina/o Studies 597 Minor Requirements  

Minor Requirements

Minor Requirements: 18 credits

6 credits from the following Latino studies core classes:

21:595:200  Introduction to Latina/o Studies (3) (this course fulfills the general education requirement)
21:595:230  Latino Jersey (3)
21:352:232  Reading Latina/o Literature (3)

6 credits in humanities courses (See List A)

6 credits in social science/history courses with emphasis on race, ethnicity, and/or migration (See List B)

List A: Courses in the Humanities

Africana Studies: 21:014:301 African Cultural Retentions in the Americas; 21:014:302 Caribbean Literature; 21:014:250 History of Hip-Hop; 21:014:113 Introduction to Caribbean Studies; 21:014:303 Special Topics in Black Studies: Afro-Latin Literature; 21:014:400 Topics in Black Studies: Race and Ethnicity in Latin America and the Caribbean

American Studies: 21:050:200 Introduction to American Studies; 21:050:311 Pop Culture and the Media

English: 21:352:230 Race, Nation, and Borders in American Literature; 21:352:324 Latino/a Literature and Culture; 21:352:348,349 Representations of Race in American Literature

Latino/a Studies: 21:595:220 Afro-Latinx Studies; 21:595:250 Latinos and Migration; 21:595:312 Topics in Latino Studies; 21:595:330 Border Cultures

Portuguese: 21:812:321 Oral History of Newark's Ironbound; 21:812:440 Topics: Portuguese American Literature and Culture

Spanish: 21:940:322 Latina/o Bilingualism; 21:940:305 U.S. Hispanic Literature; 21:940:270 Introduction to Puerto Rican Literature; 21:940:324 Puerto Rican Narrative; 21:940:252 Critical Approaches to Hispanic Writers and Artists in New York; 21:940:304 Slavery, Race, and the Black Experience in Spanish-American Literature

List B: Courses in Social Sciences or History

Anthropology: 21:070:352 Peoples and Cultures of Latin America 

History: 21:510:208 History of Modern Latin America; 21:510:209 History of the Caribbean;  21:510:311 Latin America and the United States; 21:510:312 Democracy and Rebellion in Modern Latin America; 21:510:325 History of Mexico and Central America; 21:510:330 History of American Immigration

Political Science: 21:790:364 Race and Politics; 21:790:311 Government and Politics of Latin America; 21:790:360 Urban Politics and Public Policy

Psychology: 21:830:341 Stereotyping, Prejudice, and Discrimination

Sociology: 21:920:316 Race and Ethnicity in Multicultural Societies; 21:920:321 Urban Sociology; 21:920:326 American Society

Women's and Gender Studies: 21:988:389,390 Topics in Women's and Gender Studies

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