Puerto Rican Studies (Minor)

Arts and Sciences
Foreign Languages, ESL and Humanities

The Online Bulletin is for information purposes only. Current students must complete the requirements as outlined in the York Bulletin as applicable.
Course Descriptions
Course descriptions can be found in the online PDF version of the Bulletin

The Puerto Rican Studies minor intends to provide students with a better understanding of the Puerto Rican and Caribbean cultures, and is directed to those students interested in serving the Puerto Rican community locally and nationally.

Requirements for the Puerto Rican Studies Minor


Required Courses

PRST241Puerto Ricans in New York 
PRST242Puerto Rican Society/Culture I 
PRST243Puerto Rican Society/Culture II 

Choose two courses from the following list:

ANTH243Anthropology of the Caribbean 
ANTH244Anthropology of Latin America 
ANTH249Anthropology of Puerto Rico 
FA395Latin American Art 
HIST367Colonial Latin America 
HIST368Latin America since 1825 
HUM272The Latino Experience in the U.S 
POL250Latin American Politics 
POL251Puerto Rican Politics 
POL252Cuban Politics 
CLDV201Culture/Societies of the World: Africa, Latin America and the Caribbean* 
SPAN201Hispanic-American Literature from its Origins through Modernismo 
SPAN202Hispanic-American Literature after Modernismo 
SPAN203Hispanic-American Short Story 
SPAN304Puerto Rican Literature 
SPAN332The Contemporary Hispanic-American Novel