Default Banner

Latin American History: Pre-Columbian Period to the Present (HIS235)

3.0 Semester Hours
IAI: S2 920N What's this?

This introductory course surveys the historical development of Latin America (Caribbean, Mexico, Central and South America) from Pre-Columbian times to the present. The focus is on the different cultural and ethnic groups of these regions and how conquest, trade and revolution have shaped Latin American nations. Attention is also given to the history of United States-Latin American relations and the history of Latinos in the U.S.

Next Steps

Is this a course you want to take? Visit our online schedule to see when it's offered next and then learn how to enroll. If you still have questions, our Admissions Office is happy to help.