Courses Approved for the Latina/o/x Studies Minor

Pandemic Insights

U Iowa Postdoctoral Faculty Fellow and Latina/o/x faculty member, Lisa Ortiz,
discussed the impact of COVID-19 on meatpacking workers in rural Latinx communities
for the Obermann Center's "Pandemic Insights"


Fall 2020 courses approved for the Latina/o/x Studies minor

Foundation Course

LATS:2280 Introduction to Latina/o/x Studies

Historical and Cultural Approaches

LATS:1000    First-year Seminar-- Exploring Latina/o/x Studies (for incoming 1st-year students only)

LATS:1700    Latino/a/x Literature in the U.S.

LATS:1898    Intro Latina/o/x/ Communication & Culture

LATS:3104    Immigration Politics

LATS:4160    Language, Justice, and the Law (taught in Spanish)


Comparative and Transnational Topics

AFAM:3100    Critical Race Theory

ENGL:3525     Literature and Cultures of the Americas

POLI:1900       Intro to Politics of Race

SOC :2830      Race and Ethnicity

SPAN:2050     Spanish in the U.S. (taught in English)

SPAN:3130     Intro to Bilingualism (taught in Spanish)


For more information about the Latina/o/x Studies minor see the UI Catalog