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Chicana/Chicano Studies

This minor provides a broad overview of the historical, social, political, economic, ideological and cultural forces that shape the Chicana/o and Latina/o experience. The minor is open to all students with or without course work in Spanish. Students should contact the master advisor for a plan approval and verification of the minor.

Requirements: 

    *Prerequisites:

  • CHI 010 Introduction to Chicana/o Studies (4 units)
    • Or CHI 050 Chicana and Chicano Culture (4 units)

20 units

Choose one course (4 units)​

  • CHI 150 The Chicana and Chicano Movement (4 units)
  • CHI 181 Chicanas and Latinas in the U.S.: Historical Perspectives (4 units)
  • HIS 169A Mexican-American History (4 units)
  • HIS 169B Mexican-American History (4 units)

Choose four courses (16 units)

  • CHI 110 Sociology of the Chicana/o Experience (4 units)
  • CHI 111 Chicanas/Mexicanas in Contemporary Society (4 units)
  • CHI 112 Globalization, Transnational Migration, and Chicana/o and Latina/o Communities (4 units)
  • CHI 120 Chicana/ o Psychology (4 units)
  • CHI 121 Chicana/ o Community Mental Health (4 units)
  • CHI 122 Psychology Perspectives Chicana/o and Latina/o Family (4 units)​
  • CHI 123 Psychological perspectives on Chicana/o and Latina/o Children and Adolescents (4 units)
  • CHI 130 United States-Mexican Border Relations (4 units)
  • CHI 131 Chicanas in Politics and Public Policy (4 units)
  • CHI 132 Political Economy of Chicana/o Communities (4 units)
  • CHI 154 The Chicana/o Novel (4 units)
  • CHI 155 Chicana/o Theater (4 units)​
  • CHI 156 Chicana/o Poetry (4 units)
  • CHI 160 Mexican Film and Greater Mexican Identity (4 units)
  • CHI 165 Chicanas, Latinas and Mexicanas in Commercial Media (4 units)
  • CHI 171 Mexican and Chicano Mural Workshop (4 units)
  • CHI 172 Chicana/o Voice/Poster Silk Screen Workshop (4 units)

Total = 20 units

 

Minor Advisors

A. Martinez
almartinez@ucdavis.edu
(530) 752-2492