Latin American and Caribbean Studies

Our Latin American and Caribbean Studies (LACS) program provides courses on the past and present of Latin America and the Caribbean from a perspective across disciplines. The program provides historical background and will familiarize you with contemporary political, social, economic, and cultural issues.

Latin American and Caribbean Studies 101

Introduction to Latin American Studies

(HSC)

Spring. Credit, four hours. An interdisciplinary introduction to Latin America and the Caribbean and to the Latin American and Caribbean Studies (LACS) program at Oxford College. The course provides historical background and familiarizes students with contemporary political, social, economic, and cultural issues.