Course Schedule - Spring Semester 2021

     

HIST 227 901 (CRN: 22524)

LATIN AM CULTURAL TRADITIONS

Long Title: LATIN AMERICAN CULTURAL TRADITIONS
Department: History
Instructors:
Metcalf, Alida C.
Dennar, Obi
Meeting: 11:00AM - 11:55AM MWF FULLY ONLINE (25-JAN-2021 - 30-APR-2021) 
Session: Full Term
Grade Mode: Standard Letter
Course Type: Lecture
Language of Instruction: Taught in English
Distribution Group: Distribution Group I
Method of Instruction: Online
Credit Hours: 3
Course Syllabus:
Course Materials: Rice Campus Store
 
Restrictions:
Must be enrolled in one of the following Level(s):
Undergraduate Professional
Visiting Undergraduate
Undergraduate
Section Max Enrollment: 25
Section Enrolled: 20
Enrollment data as of: 25-FEB-2021 11:15AM
 
Additional Fees: None
 
Final Exam: No Final Exam
 
Description: A synthetic overview of the emergence of Latin American culture and society beginning with the 16th century encounters and continuing through independence in the 19th century. Discovery, conquest, slavery, family life, religious beliefs, and urban and rural communities are explored through chronicles, visual images, music, and maps.