Courses

LABS 3300. The Americas.

The Americas (3-0) Treats selected modern themes as manifested in the Americas, including population movements, the arts, economic change, identity, socio-political structures and events, health, the environment, international relations, borders, and technology. Consideration of each theme includes its dynamic historical development and a team taught, interdisciplinary perspective.

3 Credit Hours
3 Total Contact Hours
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LABS 3301. The Border.

This course presents a multidisciplinary exploration of US-Mexico border issues from the varied and sometimes contentious perspectives of participants/observers on both sides. Students will examine local and non-local opinions to understand the border as fact and metaphor. Emphasis on appreciating the fragile and complex systems of the border: ethnic, social, cultural, historical, economic, linguistic, legal and others.

3 Credit Hours
3 Total Contact Hours
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LABS 4301. Topics Lat Amer/Border Stud.

Topics in Latin American/Border Studies (3-0) Selected topics in Latin American, Inter-American, or Border Studies. May be repeated for credit when topic varies.

3 Credit Hours
3 Total Contact Hours
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3 Lecture Hours
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