Latin American & Iberian Studies

Offered as a major
Division Level

Required Courses for a Latin American & Iberian Studies Major

(38 hours)

Required Courses in History &

Cognate Disciplines

 18 hours
HIST 221History & Culture of Spain & Portugal3 hours
HIST 223History of Latin America3 hours
SPAN 231Topics in Hispanic Culture3 hours
HIST 311American History to 18483 hours
HIST 474Topics in Latin American History3 hours
HUMN 477Philosophy of Life3 hours
Required Courses in Spanish 9 hours
SPAN 211Intermediate Spanish I3 hours
SPAN 212Intermediate Spanish II3 hours
SPAN 311Spanish Grammar, Conversation & Composition3 hours

Electives in History & Cognate


 11 hours
Any 3 of the following:  
HIST 312American History from 1848 to 19193 hours
HIST 451Renaissance & Reformation3 hours
HIST 452Topics in Modern European History3 hours
HIST 456Islamic Religioin & Civilization3 hours
SPAN 342Topics in Spanish Language Studies3 hours
Any 2 of the following:  
HIST 301Readings in US History1 hour
HIST 302Readings in World History1 hour
SPAN 301Readings in Spanish1 hour

Students may count KIIS courses devoted to the study of the Spanish language and/or the history and culture of the Spanish-speaking world toward the elective requirement.

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