THE MINOR IN CHICANO STUDIES

Course Requirements for the Minor: 24-25 units

The following courses, or their approved transfer equivalents, are required of all candidates for this minor.

Minor Core: 15 units

4 courses required:
CHST157Intro to Chicano Studies3.0FS *Eth
CHST358Chicanos Contemporary Society3.0FA Eth
CHST459Chicanos/Latinos: Cross-Cult3.0Inq
Prerequisites: CHST 157 or SOCI 100.
MCGS155Intro Multicultural/Gender Std3.0FS *Eth
1 course selected from:
CHST135Mexican Heritage in U.S.3.0FS *Eth
CHST234Mexican Heritage to 18483.0FA *Eth

Breadth: 3-4 units

1 course selected from:
CHST354Chicano Literature3.0FA *Eth
CHST406Meso-American/Colonial Art3.0Inq
Prerequisites: ARTS 101 and ARTS 102 for art majors.
HIST382Mexico: History and Politics3.0FS *NW
LAST352Mexico: Art/Literature/Music3.0FS *NW
SPAN201Third-Semester Spanish4.0FS *
Prerequisites: SPAN 102 or equivalent.
SPAN202Fourth-Semester Spanish4.0FS *
Prerequisites: SPAN 201 or equivalent.

Capstone: 6 units

1 course required:
MCGS495Senior Seminar in MCGS3.0FS WP
Prerequisites: ENGL 130 (or its equivalent) with a grade of C- or higher.
1 course selected from:
MCGS385Community Activism & Service3.0Inq
Prerequisites: MCGS 155 and one of the following: AAST 152, AFAM 170, AIST 170, CHST 157, or WMST 170.
MCGS489Internship in MCGS1.03.0FS

Students must take at least 3 units of internship.