LLAS Major Requirements

Core Classes 
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

Select six electives from the approved electives list

 

12

Capstone Course

 

LLAS 391 Internship in Latina/o & 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.