History 420

HIST 420 Survey of Latin American History

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Course Description

A comparative, chronological and thematic history of regional Latin America, including geography, indigenous people, early contact with Europeans, conquest, movement of people, and the struggle for independence. The development of modern Latin American Nations, cultural uniqueness, economics, politics, religion, society, and cultural histories will be explored as well.

Units: 3

Degree Credit
Letter Grade
Open Entry/Open Exit

  • Homework hours/semester: 96-108
  • Lecture hours/semester: 48-54
Prerequisites: None
Corequisites: None
Recommended: None

Transfer Credit: CSU, UC.