2016-2017 COURSES

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

2017 Spring Semester

Fall 2017 – Graduate – Graduate Level (Last Updated on April 17, 2017)
Fall 2017 – Undergraduate – Undergraduate Level (Last Updated on April 17, 2017)

New Courses in the Spring

  1. A&HF 4198: Philosophies of Education in the Americas: Latin America
  2. ANTH UN3832: Economic Imaginaries o fthe Latin American Left
  3. EEEB GU4001: Society and Nature in the Amazon
  4. HIST GU4696: The Social Question and State Building in Latin America: Global Trends and Local Responses
  5. HIST GR8934: Cold War in the Third World
  6. INAF U6517: Tech, Policy, and Culture in the Developing World
  7. INAF U6621: Public Policy Challenges in Brazil and Latin America
  8. LCRS GU4500: Feminist and Queer Theory in Brazil
  9. NAHU1102: Comprehensive Nahuatl I/II

 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 Spring 2017

  1. Two Wings: Cuba and Puerto Rico (4 points)
  2. Government & Politics of Latin America (4 points)
  3. Human Rights in Latin America (4 points)
  4. Archive Fever in Latin America (4 points)
  5. Elementary Haitian Kreyol II (4 points)
  6. Beginning Quechua II or Intermediate Quechua I

To view/print a detailed list of approved courses, please click the 2017 Spring Consortium Courses


Past courses

Spring 2017 

Fall 2016
Spring 2016
Fall 2015
Spring 2015
Fall 2014
Spring 2014
Fall 2013
Spring 2013


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