2018-2019 COURSES

To see changes/cancellations and all courses offered at Columbia, please consult the Directory of Classes.

2018 Fall Semester

FALL 2018 COURSES – Graduate (Last Update on August 28, 2018)
FALL 2018 COURSES – Undergraduate (Last Update on August 28, 2018 )

New Courses in the Fall 2018

  1. HIST GU4684: Popular Revolt in 19th Century Brazil
  2. POLS GU4447: Drug-Trafficking, Politics, and Development in Latin America

 NYU Consortium Courses

Through the New York City Consortium for Latin American Studies (NYC-CLAS), MA students from New York University (NYU) and Columbia University (CU) are allowed to take pre-approved courses each semester.  Please download the CU-NYU Cross Registration Form and follow the procedure to take the courses at NYU.

These are the courses approved for Fall 2018

  1. Comparative Racisms in the Americas (4 points)
  2. Latin America’s 1968 (4 points)
  3. International Studies in Human Rights (4 points)
  4. Literature of the Field: Colonial Latin American and Caribbean
  5. Elementary Haitian Kreyol I (4 points)
  6. Elementary Quechua I (4 points) or Intermediate Quechua I (4 points)

To view/print a detailed list of approved courses, please click the 2018 Fall Consortium Courses

Note: The ILAS-CLACS consortium agreement is only for students in MARSLAC program.  Students at other programs at GSAS are not eligible to register for these courses. Students at other school must consult their school policies


Past courses at CU

Spring 2018
Fall 2017
Spring 2017
Fall 2016
Spring 2016
Fall 2015
Spring 2015
Fall 2014
Spring 2014
Fall 2013
Spring 2013


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