Santiago, Chile Advising Guides

The following is a list of USAC Specialty Program courses scheduled to be offered in the upcoming academic terms and their corresponding UNR equivalents. Please visit https://usac.edu for course details and speak with your academic advisor to see how these courses fit into your University of Nevada, Reno degree program.

2022 Fall

Course offerings are subject to meeting minimum student enrollments and are subject to change.

UNR # UNR Course Credits USAC Courses (name of course taught abroad)
ANTH 482 Historical Linguistics 3 Chile's Native Cultures and Languages: Northern Chile
HIST 498 Advanced Historical Studies 3 Chilean History
JOUR 482 International & Cross-Cultural Reporting 3 International and Cross-Cultural Reporting
PEX 199 Special Topic 1 Dances of Latin America
PSC 405G International Conflict 3 Peace, Conflict and Democracy in Latin America
PSC 407E Political Systems of Latin America 3 Government and Politics in Latin America
PSC 407S Comparative Political Economy 3 International Political Economy and Business: Globalizing Latin America I
SOC 497 Special Topics in Sociology 3 Women and Society: Latin American Perspectives
SPAN 111 First Year Spanish I 4 Elementary Spanish I
SPAN 112 First Year Spanish II 4 Elementary Spanish II
SPAN 211 Second Year Spanish I 3 Intermediate Spanish I
SPAN 212 Second Year Spanish II 3 Intermediate Spanish II
SPAN 305 Spanish Composition I 3 Spanish Composition I
SPAN 306 Spanish Composition II 3 Spanish Composition II
SPAN 310 Spanish Conversation and Oral Skills 3 Spanish Conversation and Oral Skills
SPAN 322 Spanish American Culture and Civilization 3 Latin America and its Cultures
SPAN 355 Masterworks of Spanish American Lit to 1850 3 Survey of Latin American Literature I
SPAN 410 Advanced Spanish Grammar and Composition I 3 Advanced Spanish I
SPAN 411 Advanced Spanish Grammar and Composition II 3 Advanced Spanish II
SPAN 442 Special Topics in Cultural Studies 3 Chilean History
WMST 490 Special Topics 3 Race, Gender and Media

2023 Spring

Course offerings are subject to meeting minimum student enrollments and are subject to change.

UNR # UNR Course Credits USAC Courses (name of course taught abroad)
ANTH 482 Historical Linguistics 3 Chile's Native Cultures and Languages: Southern Chile
JOUR 482 International & Cross-Cultural Reporting 3 International and Cross-Cultural Reporting
MGT 491 Advanced Seminar in Management 3 Business Ethics and Corporate Social Responsibility in Latin America
PEX 199 Special Topic 1 Dances of Latin America
PSC 405H International Human Rights 3 International Human Rights
PSC 407E Political Systems of Latin America 3 Government and Politics in Latin America
PSC 407E Political Systems of Latin America 3 Modern Latin America
SOC 497 Special Topics in Sociology 3 Women and Society: Latin American Perspectives
SPAN 111 First Year Spanish I 4 Elementary Spanish I
SPAN 112 First Year Spanish II 4 Elementary Spanish II
SPAN 211 Second Year Spanish I 3 Intermediate Spanish I
SPAN 212 Second Year Spanish II 3 Intermediate Spanish II
SPAN 305 Spanish Composition I 3 Spanish Composition I
SPAN 305 Spanish Composition I 3 Writing for Strategic Communications
SPAN 306 Spanish Composition II 3 Spanish Composition II
SPAN 310 Spanish Conversation and Oral Skills 3 Spanish Conversation and Oral Skills
SPAN 316 Business Spanish 3 Writing for Strategic Communications
SPAN 322 Spanish American Culture and Civilization 3 Latin America and its Cultures
SPAN 356 Masterworks of Spanish American Lit, 1850-Pres. 3 Survey of Latin American Literature II
SPAN 356 Masterworks of Spanish American Lit, 1850-Pres. 3 Twentieth-Century and Contemporary Latin American Cinema
SPAN 410 Advanced Spanish Grammar and Composition I 3 Advanced Spanish I
SPAN 411 Advanced Spanish Grammar and Composition II 3 Advanced Spanish II
WLL 295 Independent Language Study 1 Southern Chile Field Study
WMST 490 Special Topics 3 Race, Gender and Media

2023 Summer Session I

Course offerings are subject to meeting minimum student enrollments and are subject to change.

UNR # UNR Course Credits USAC Courses (name of course taught abroad)
JOUR 482 International & Cross-Cultural Reporting 3 International and Cross-Cultural Reporting
PEX 199 Special Topic 1 Dances of Latin America
PSC 405H International Human Rights 3 International Human Rights
SPAN 111 First Year Spanish I 4 Elementary Spanish I
SPAN 211 Second Year Spanish I 3 Intermediate Spanish I
SPAN 305 Spanish Composition I 3 Spanish Composition I
SPAN 310 Spanish Conversation and Oral Skills 1 Spanish Conversation and Oral Skills
SPAN 355 Masterworks of Spanish American Lit to 1850 3 Survey of Latin American Literature I
SPAN 410 Advanced Spanish Grammar and Composition I 3 Advanced Spanish I
SPAN 442 Special Topics in Cultural Studies 3 Latin American International Relations
WLL 495 Independent Study 1 Latin America and its Cultures

2023 Summer Session II

Course offerings are subject to meeting minimum student enrollments and are subject to change.

UNR # UNR Course Credits USAC Courses (name of course taught abroad)
PEX 199 Special Topic 1 Dances of Latin America
PSC 405G International Conflict 3 Peace, Conflict and Democracy in Latin America
SPAN 112 First Year Spanish II 4 Elementary Spanish II
SPAN 212 Second Year Spanish II 3 Intermediate Spanish II
SPAN 306 Spanish Composition II 3 Spanish Composition II
SPAN 310 Spanish Conversation and Oral Skills 1 Spanish Conversation and Oral Skills
SPAN 411 Advanced Spanish Grammar and Composition II 3 Advanced Spanish II
SPAN 484 Spanish-American Literature 3 Twentieth-Century and Contemporary Latin American Poetry
WLL 495 Independent Study 1 Latin American Cinema
WLL 495 Independent Study 3 Native Cultures of Chile
WMST 490 Special Topics 3 Race, Gender and Media

2023 Fall

Course offerings are subject to meeting minimum student enrollments and are subject to change.

UNR # UNR Course Credits USAC Courses (name of course taught abroad)
ANTH 482 Historical Linguistics 3 Chile's Native Cultures and Languages: Northern Chile
HIST 498 Advanced Historical Studies 3 Chilean History
JOUR 482 International & Cross-Cultural Reporting 3 International and Cross-Cultural Reporting
PEX 199 Special Topic 1 Dances of Latin America
PSC 405G International Conflict 3 Peace, Conflict and Democracy in Latin America
PSC 407E Political Systems of Latin America 3 Government and Politics in Latin America
PSC 407S Comparative Political Economy 3 International Political Economy and Business: Globalizing Latin America I
SOC 497 Special Topics in Sociology 3 Women and Society: Latin American Perspectives
SPAN 111 First Year Spanish I 4 Elementary Spanish I
SPAN 112 First Year Spanish II 4 Elementary Spanish II
SPAN 211 Second Year Spanish I 3 Intermediate Spanish I
SPAN 212 Second Year Spanish II 3 Intermediate Spanish II
SPAN 305 Spanish Composition I 3 Spanish Composition I
SPAN 306 Spanish Composition II 3 Spanish Composition II
SPAN 310 Spanish Conversation and Oral Skills 3 Spanish Conversation and Oral Skills
SPAN 316 Business Spanish 3 Writing for Strategic Communications
SPAN 322 Spanish American Culture and Civilization 3 Latin America and its Cultures
SPAN 355 Masterworks of Spanish American Lit to 1850 3 Survey of Latin American Literature I
SPAN 410 Advanced Spanish Grammar and Composition I 3 Advanced Spanish I
SPAN 411 Advanced Spanish Grammar and Composition II 3 Advanced Spanish II
SPAN 442 Special Topics in Cultural Studies 3 Chilean History
WMST 490 Special Topics 3 Race, Gender and Media

2024 Spring

Course offerings are subject to meeting minimum student enrollments and are subject to change.

UNR # UNR Course Credits USAC Courses (name of course taught abroad)
ANTH 482 Historical Linguistics 3 Chile's Native Cultures and Languages: Southern Chile
JOUR 482 International & Cross-Cultural Reporting 3 International and Cross-Cultural Reporting
MGT 491 Advanced Seminar in Management 3 Business Ethics and Corporate Social Responsibility in Latin America
PEX 199 Special Topic 1 Dances of Latin America
PSC 405H International Human Rights 3 International Human Rights
PSC 407E Political Systems of Latin America 3 Government and Politics in Latin America
PSC 407E Political Systems of Latin America 3 Modern Latin America
SOC 497 Special Topics in Sociology 3 Women and Society: Latin American Perspectives
SPAN 111 First Year Spanish I 4 Elementary Spanish I
SPAN 112 First Year Spanish II 4 Elementary Spanish II
SPAN 211 Second Year Spanish I 3 Intermediate Spanish I
SPAN 212 Second Year Spanish II 3 Intermediate Spanish II
SPAN 305 Spanish Composition I 3 Spanish Composition I
SPAN 306 Spanish Composition II 3 Spanish Composition II
SPAN 310 Spanish Conversation and Oral Skills 3 Spanish Conversation and Oral Skills
SPAN 316 Business Spanish 3 Writing for Strategic Communications
SPAN 322 Spanish American Culture and Civilization 3 Latin America and its Cultures
SPAN 356 Masterworks of Spanish American Lit, 1850-Pres. 3 Survey of Latin American Literature II
SPAN 356 Masterworks of Spanish American Lit, 1850-Pres. 3 Twentieth-Century and Contemporary Latin American Cinema
SPAN 410 Advanced Spanish Grammar and Composition I 3 Advanced Spanish I
SPAN 411 Advanced Spanish Grammar and Composition II 3 Advanced Spanish II
SPAN 484 Spanish-American Literature 3 Twentieth-Century and Contemporary Latin American Short Story and Essay
WMST 490 Special Topics 3 Race, Gender and Media