Feb 22, 2019  
Middlesex Community College Academic Catalog 2018-19 
    
Middlesex Community College Academic Catalog 2018-19

HUM 291 - Latin American Literature and History: An Honors Seminar

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Course Description: This course will explore Latin American culture and society from the independence generation of the 19th century to the globalization of the 21st century. The course will provide students with a comparative and interdisciplinary perspective on the history and literature that contributed to the formation of Latin American cultural identity. Major attention will be given to topics such as the legacy of colonialism, nation building, cultures, migration, race, religion, women, international relations, reform and revolutionary movements in Latin America.

ISLOs: This course supports student development of Written and Oral Communications, Critical Thinking, and Multicultural and Global Perspectives.
Prerequisite(s): 12 credits with a GPA of 3.2 and B or better in ENG 101 or by permission of instructor
General Education Elective(s): Humanities
Note(s): This course has been approved to meet the Core Curriculum General Education requirement.




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