CRC19: Courses

HUM 331 Latin American Humanities

Units: 3

Hours: 54 hours LEC

Prerequisite: None.

Transferable: CSU; UC

This interdisciplinary course focuses on understanding the cultures, societies, economics, politics and artistic expressions of Mexico, Central America and South America. The quest for understanding culture includes an exploration of literature, art, architecture, music, theatre, history, philosophy, politics, race, gender, and class. Emphasis is placed on Pre-Contact, Post-Conquest and Colonial, Post-Independence, Contemporary and Diasporic Latin American humanistic expressions of culture.

Student Learning Outcomes

Upon completion of this course, the student will be able to:

analyze the intersection of art and the development of society in Latin America (Mexico, Central America and South America)- SLO 1