Chicana and Chicano Studies Department

Minor - Mexican American Studies

University Graduation Requirements

To be awarded a minor, at least 12 units of coursework must be completely distinct and separate from the coursework in the major (University Policy S16-4).

Course Requirements

Requirements of the Minor18
Complete eighteen units from:
At least 3 lower-division courses may be counted towards the 18 units. It is possible to complete the minor with only Upper Division courses.
MAS 001. Introduction to Chicana and Chicano Studies3
MAS 002. Library Studies1
MAS 010A. Mexican Americans and the Development of U.S. History and GovernmentD23
MAS 010B. Mexican Americans and the Development of U.S. History and GovernmentD3+US1233
Must complete entire MAS 10A and MAS 10B sequence to meet the American Institutions requirement.
MAS 030. Race and Ethnicity in Public SpaceD13
MAS 040. The Chicano Theatre (El Teatro Chicano)3
MAS 074. Public AddressA13
MAS 105. Chicanos: United States/Mexico Relations3
MAS 115. Chicana/o Families3
MAS 120. Political Economy and Chicana/o Communities3
MAS 125. Chicana/o Community Studies3
MAS 127. Chicanas/os and the Criminal Justice System3
MAS 130. Chicanas and Chicanos in American SocietyS3
MAS 144. Chicana/o Literature3
MAS 150. Research Methods3
MAS 151. Theory in Chicana/o Studies3
MAS 152. The Story of Chicano Spanish3
MAS 160. Gender and Sexuality in the Chicana/o CommunityS3
MAS 170. Hollywood's Image of Chicanos/Chicanas3
MAS 175. Human Migrations: Global Reach3
MAS 180. Individual Studies1-4
MAS 185. Teaching in a Diverse Society3
Substitute courses approved by the undergraduate advisor or Chair

Total Units:18