Requirements Furman University


To satisfy the requirements for the interdisciplinary minor in Latin American studies, students must complete the following courses:
  1. Through SPN 201 (Intermediate Spanish I) or equivalent proficiency
  2. LAS 470 (Issues of Latin America)
  3. Three of the following courses, with at least two departments represented
    • ANT 201
      ART 260
      BIO 342
      BIO 424
      HST 141
      HST 142
      HST 233
      HST 244
      HST 352
      PHL 260
      PSC 230
      PSC 444
      SOC 260
      SPN 210
      SPN 240
      SPN 340
      SPN 350
      SPN 361
      SPN 440
      SPN 445
      SPN 448
      SPN 460

New courses are periodically added to the list of courses approved for the interdisciplinary minor in LAS. In addition, some special topics courses, including those offered in conjunction with study abroad curricula, are also valid for LAS credit.

Please direct any questions regarding LAS courses to Dr. Ching in the History Department.

How to declare an interdisciplinary minor in LAS

Complete a field of study declaration.

Complete the LAS interdisciplinary minor checklist.

Set up an appointment with Dr. Ching. Bring the above documents. We can fill them out together if you are still unsure about which courses you will use to satisfy concentration electives. After our meeting, you will drop the signed paperwork off at Academic Records.

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