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Program: Minor in Chicano and Chicana Studies

Program Description

The minor in Chicana/o Studies is a 24-unit program designed to give the student preparation in the discipline of Chicana/o Studies through a combination of lower and upper division core requirements.

Program Requirements

1. Lower Division Required Courses (9 units)

CHS 100 Chicana/o Culture (3)
CHS 201 Survey of Mexican Literature in Translation (3)
CHS 270SOC/F Fieldwork in Barrio Studies (1/2)

2. Upper Division Required Courses (9 units)

CHS 351 Survey of Mexican Philosophical Thought (3)
CHS 445 History of the Chicana/o (3)
CHS 453 Theory and the Chicana/o Experience (3)

3. Upper Division Electives (6 units)

Electives in upper division Chicana/o Studies are to be selected with the advice and approval of the advisor.

Total Units in the Minor: 24


Department of Chicana and Chicano Studies
Chair: Gabriel Gutierrez
Associate Chair: Rosa RiVera-Furumoto
Jerome Richfield Hall (JR) 148
(818) 677-2734 and (818) 677-2735