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Latin American and Caribbean Studies B.A.

All students must meet the University Requirements.

All students must meet the College Requirements.

Major Requirements

Thirty credits including:

SPAN 145Intro Lit & Culture Lat Am I3
SPAN 146Intro Lit & Culture Lat Am II3
Three courses from:9
D2: Music of Latin Am & Carib
D2: Colonial Latin Amer Hist
D2: Modern Latin Amer History
D2: Cultures of South America
D2: Latin American Politics
An additional fifteen credits from related courses (see LACS Schedule of Courses) chosen in consultation with an adviser15
Total Credits30

* Students interested in pursuing in-depth study of a non-Spanish speaking area of Latin America or the Caribbean may substitute with the director's permission an equivalent level of the relevant language (other than English) for the Spanish requirement.

Many students in the Latin American and Caribbean Studies program participate in study abroad programs. Courses from these programs may be substituted for equivalent UVM courses with approval of the director. At least fifteen of the thirty credits used to satisfy this major must be taken at the University of Vermont.