Latino and Puerto Rican Studies, Minor - CCSU

Latino and Puerto Rican Studies, Minor

This program is offered by the Sociology Department

Program Description

A minor program in Latino and Puerto Rican studies prepares students with interdisciplinary knowledge and practical understanding of the social, economic, historical, and cultural conditions and impact of Latinos/as in the U.S. The program consists of a gateway introductory course in interdisciplinary Latino Studies (LTN 110), a capstone Individual Research Experience requirement (LTN 410), and 12 credits of electives, at least six of which must be at or above the 300 level.

Program Curriculum

Program Overview

A minor program in Latino and Puerto Rican studies prepares students with interdisciplinary knowledge and practical understanding of the social, economic, historical, and cultural conditions and impact of Latinos/as in the U.S. The program consists of a gateway introductory course in interdisciplinary Latino Studies (LTN 110), a capstone Individual Research Experience requirement (LTN 410), and 12 credits of electives, at least six of which must be at or above the 300 level.

Requirements (18 credits):

Total Credit Hours: 18

Faculty

Professors who teach Latino and Puerto Rican Studies, Minor

Stephen Adair
Professor
Sociology
Bassett Hall 3170600
860-832-2979
Christina Barmon
Assistant Professor
Sociology
Bassett Hall 3171200
(860) 832-3136
Bruce Day
Associate Professor, Department Chair
Sociology
Bassett Hall 3170100
860-832-3017
Christopher Doucot
Lecturer
Sociology
Bassett Hall 317
860-832-3135
Jessica Greenebaum
Professor
Sociology
Bassett Hall 3170800
860-832-2822
Charisse Levchak
Assistant Professor
Sociology
Bassett Hall 3171100
860-832-3141
Burton Levine
Lecturer
Sociology
Bassett Hall 317
860-832-3135
Beth Merenstein
Professor
Sociology
Bassett Hall 3171000
860-832-3174
John Mitrano
Professor
Sociology
Bassett Hall 3170700
860-832-3145
John O'Connor
Associate Professor
Sociology
Bassett Hall 3170900
860-832-2975
Fiona Pearson
Professor
Sociology
Bassett Hall 3170500
860-832-3137
William Pilkington
Lecturer
Sociology
Bassett Hall 317
860-832-3135
Heather Rodriguez
Associate Professor
Sociology
Bassett Hall 3170300
860-832-2985
Fumilayo Showers
Assistant Professor
Sociology
Bassett Hall 3170400
860-832-3144
Heide Tarchini
Secretary
Sociology
Bassett Hall 317
860-832-3135
Patricia Yeaman
Lecturer
Sociology
Bassett Hall 317
860-832-3135