Latin American and Caribbean Studies, Post-Baccalaureate Certificate (P.B.C.)

12 credits required 

Program Requirements:

Course Title Credits
LACS608 (Perspectives on Latin America and the Caribbean)3
LACS648Special Topics in Latin American and Caribbean Studies (Colloquium) 13
Praxis:3
Experiential Learning in Latin American and Caribbean Studies (Experiential Learning in Latin American and Caribbean Studies (1-3 Credits))
Research Praxis in Latin American and Caribbean Studies (Research Praxis in Latin American and Caribbean Studies (1-3 Credits))
Elective 23
Total Credits12

LANGUAGE REQUIREMENT
In addition to English, students must demonstrate advanced proficiency in one of the other languages of the Americas: indigenous languages, a creolized language such as Haitian Creole, colonial languages -Spanish, Portuguese, French - or other language considered by the program administration to be relevant to study of Latin America and the Caribbean.  Proficiency may be certified through a language translation exam administered by an affiliate faculty member or through advanced-level coursework in the student’s indicated language.  If done through coursework, students must have a grade of “B-” or better in an advanced-level course. (Students who receive a grade lower than a “B-” may repeat the course).