In this course students study Latin American literature written in English. An emphasis
is placed on contemporary short stories, poems, and novels as well as films. In order
to fully appreciate these texts, students learn about relevant historical, political,
and social issues.
Grade Option (Letter Grade or Pass/No Pass)
- Lecture hours/semester: 48-54
- Homework hours/semester: 96-108
Prerequisites: ENGL 836 and READ 836 or ENGL 847 or ESL 400 or eligibility for ENGL 100 on approved
college English Placement Test or other measures as necessary.
AA/AS Degree Requirements:Area C2; Ethnic Studies
(CSU GE Area C2), UC (IGETC Area 3B)