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Mexican American Studies

MAST 2190-2690 Selected Issues in Mexican American Studies (1-6 credits)

Introduction to specialized topics chosen by instructor. May be repeated for credit when topics vary. Prerequisite: Consent of instructor.

MAST 2301 - Mexican Americans in U.S. Society (3 credits)

An interdisciplinary analysis of the Mexican American experience in the United States. Focuses on historical, cultural, social and political issues of contemporary importance to the Chicano population. Offered: Fall, Spring.

MAST 2370 - Survey of Mexican American Literature (3 credits)

Representative overview of Chicano poetry, drama, short story and novel. Texts in English and in some cases English/Spanish as a result of code switching. Same as ENGL 2370. Prerequisite: ENGL 1314 or equivalent, or successful performance on advanced placement examination in writing.

MAST 3318 - Archaeology of Mexico (3 credits)

Same as ANTH 3318.

MAST 3338 - Mexican American Music (3 credits)

Same as MUSI 3338.

MAST 3354 - Mexican American Cultural History (3 credits)

Same as HIST 3354.

MAST 3361 - Mexican American Visual Art (3 credits)

Same as ARTS 3361.

MAST 3362 - Mexican Americans: Their Spiritual Foundations (3 credits)

Same as RLST 3362.

MAST 3373 - Spanish Dialects in the United States (3 credits)

Same as SPAN 3373.

MAST 3383 - Mexican American Prose and Poetry (3 credits)

Same as SPAN 3383.

MAST 4190-4690 Special Topics in Mexican American Studies (1-6 credits)

In-depth study of specialized topics chosen by instructor. May be repeated for credit when topics vary. Prerequisite: Consent of instructor.

MAST 4322 - Spanish Borderlands in North America (3 credits)

Same as HIST 4322.

MAST 4360 - Mexican Americans and Politics in the Southwest (3 credits)

Same as POLS 4360.

MAST 4391 - Internship (3 credits)

Supervised work in a public or private setting to enhance understanding of Mexican American experience and to contribute to the intellectual presence of the Mexican Americans in the U.S. Prerequisite: Consent of instructor.

MAST 4396 - Context of Mexican American Leadership (3 credits)

Analysis of historical trends and political and socioeconomic issues impacting Mexican Americans and their ability to exercise leadership in various sectors. Topics include demographics, immigration, education, employment, housing and health. Prerequisite: Six semester hours of MAST courses.