INTRO TO LATIN AMERICA, HIST 075
An introduction to 500 years of Latin American history using popular stories and myths to explore source documentation and historical evidence. Analysis of the multiple versions of truth that can constitute the history and collective consciousness of a people. Source material includes written texts, film, and music.
Spring Quarter 2019
Instruction start date: April 1, 2019
Instruction end date: June 7, 2019
Credit: 4 quarter units / 2.67 semester units credit
UC Riverside, History
Course Credit:Upon successful completion, all online courses offered through cross-enrollment provide UC unit credit. Some courses are approved for GE, major preparation and/or, major credit or can be used as a substitute for a course at your campus.
If "unit credit" is listed by your campus, consult your department, academic adviser or Student Affairs division to inquire about the petition process for more than unit credit for the course.
General Education: IV - Arts and Humanities & VII - Multicultural Studies
Major Preparation: May be accepted for major upon petition
Major Requirement: May be accepted for major upon petition
UC Los Angeles:
General Education: Historical Analysis
Major Preparation: 1 lower division History Preparation for the Major; IDS /Glbl ST Majors
Units toward degree (see your advisor)
General Education: Breadth Requirement
Major Preparation: History, Latin American Studies
UC San Diego:
General Education: Warren - May be counted depending on major/PofC/AS; TMC - Clears one HUMANITIES/CULTURE GE requirement or 1 course toward lower division disciplinary breadth if noncontiguous to major; Sixth - NAHR GE; ERC - Americas Regional Specialization;
Major Requirement: Lower Division History
UC San Francisco:
UC Santa Barbara:
General Education: Possible Area E after petition
UC Santa Cruz:
General Education: CC
Major Requirement: Satisfies a course in the Americas and Africa region for the history major; May be used for one of the lower division courses required for Latin American and Latino Studies.
- Wednesday, 12:10pm - 1:00pm
- Tuesday, 5:10pm - 6:00pm
Course Meeting Requirements
Consistent access to computer and reliable internet access. Access to mic and cam on computer for weekly discussion section. Tablets/mobile devices ok as long as mic and cam are functional.
More About The Course
Assignments are due weekly.
Discussion sections are NOT optional.
Discussion sections are delivered via mobile meeting platform and require participation of student.
Additional Course Information
Final exam is submitted online.
Instructor of Term