LALS101 Introduction to Latin American Studies


General Education Category and Learning Outcomes
Back to Course Index



Understanding the Past

-Critically analyze the cultural, economic, geographical, and political processes that influenced historical events.

-Recognize, describe, and explain the nature of past historical events and their consequences for the present.

-Examine the relationship between individuals and past events, their interactions, and the repercussions of these interactions.


Exploring World Cultures

-Analyze a culture, including its political, social, ethical, communicative, or economic systems.

-Analyze how cultures are formed, transmitted, and changed.

-Explore the values or cultural products of non-U.S. cultures.


Information provided by the Office of Programs and Academic Assessment.