2024 - 2025 MCPS High School Course Bulletin

SOC2099 Hispanic/Latinx American Studies

0.5 credit per semester

This course will highlight historical and contemporary issues that influence the political, social, and cultural lived experiences of Hispanics/Latinos/es/x in the United States. Students will unpack labeling terms such as Hispanic and Latino/a/e/x as well as the varied cultures within the Hispanic/Latino/a/e/x community in the United States. They will learn about the various ways in which Hispanics/Latinos/es/x have demonstrated agency and resistance historically and during contemporary times.

10 - 11 - 12
No repeats for credit

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