Latina/Latino Studies Minor

for the Minor in Latina/Latino Studies


department website: https://lls.illinois.edu/

department faculty: Latina/Latino Faculty 


overview of college admissions & requirements: Liberal Arts & Sciences

college website: https://las.illinois.edu/ 


email: lls-studies@illinois.edu or mailto:aprodrig@illinois.edu


The Department of Latina/Latino Studies offers a campus-wide minor that provides students with the opportunity to critically explore various facets of U.S. Latina/o social, political, and cultural life. Students will also more generally gain a deeper understanding of race, ethnicity, and diversity in the United States. The Department of Latina/Latino Studies must approve a student's minor course plan.

LLS 100Intro Latina/Latino Studies3
Thematic Areas
Students must take one course in each of the following three areas. A list of courses is maintained in the Department's office.
A. Literature, Media, and Culture3
B. Race, Gender, and Sexuality3
C. History, Politics, and Society3
2 elective courses selected from the list of all LLS and cross-listed LLS classes6
Total Hours18