Conquest and Colonization of Latin America
|Hours||3.0 Credit, 3.0 Lecture, 0.0 Lab|
|Note||Offered by BYU Independent Study; enroll anytime throughout the year; one year to complete; additional tuition required; register at is.byu.edu.|
|Programs||Containing HIST 251|
Historical Knowledge of Latin America
Students will be able to explain and analyze the major political, economic, social, religious, and cultural characteristics of Spanish and Portuguese colonialism in the Americas between 1492 and 1825.
Students will be able to analyze and interpret primary source documents.
Students will gain experience in historical research and improve writing skills.
Students will analyze historical questions and place them in historiographical context.