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Historia de Latin America

Course Numbers: 4262 (1.00)(H) | 4263 (1.00)(C)
Type: HS
Area: Foreign Language
Counted In GPA: 1
Count In Honor Roll: 1

Historia de Latin America - In this course students will investigate, research, and develop a full global understanding of Latin American history and culture in their native language. Students will attain a multi-disciplinary analysis of the social sciences which will be utilized to help students gain a comprehensive understanding from the pre-colonial period to contemporary 21st Century America. Students will reflect on identity, revolutions, nation-state formation, modernization, and social mobilization based on analysis of primary sources such as cinema, music, literature, art, and historical documents along with secondary sources. This course will be taught in Spanish and is designed for native speakers or for students who have developed proficiency in reading, writing, and speaking in Spanish. Through this course, students will continue to grow their proficiency in the Spanish language. As an honors level course, the content will be covered at an accelerated pace. Students will study topics at a deeper level and will be expected to complete more independent coursework and assignments.