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LLAS Major Requirements

Choose either the Latino Studies concentration or the Latin American Studies concentration.

Latino Studies Concentration Core Courses   (36 Credit Hours)
Credit Hours
LLAS-101 Introduction to Latino and Latin American Studies
3
LLAS-201 WIP: Culture and History of Latinos
3
LLAS-290 Research Methods in Latino and Latin American Studies
3
Latin American Language (See note below)
6
Four electives from Latino Studies Concentration approved electives list
12
Two electives from Latin American Studies Concentration approved electives list
6
Capstone Course
 
LLAS-391 Internship in Latino Studies
3
Total 
36
Latin American Studies Concentration Core Courses (36 Credit Hours)
Credit Hours
LLAS-101 Introduction to Latino and Latin American Studies
3
LLAS-201 WIP: Culture and History of Latinos
3
LLAS-290 Research Methods in Latino and Latin American Studies
3
Latin American Language (See note below)
6
Four electives from Latin American Studies Concentration approved electives list
12
Two electives from Latino Studies Concentration approved electives list
6
Capstone Course
 
LLAS 392 Internship in Latin American Studies
3
Total 
36

Note: Latin American Language Requirement—There are two ways to meet the Latin American Language requirement for the major: 1) take two courses at Northeastern taught in Spanish, Portuguese, French or an indigenous language from Latin America. Course levels are determined by the result of the World Languages and Cultures placement exam; or 2) transfer six credit hours of Spanish, Portuguese, French or an indigenous language from Latin America from another college/university.

Latino and Latin American Studies

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