Planned Undergraduate Course Schedule

Planned Course Schedule, AY 2022-2023:

This schedule of courses is subject to change. Current UCSB students should monitor the Gaucho On-Line Data (GOLD) system for official course schedule details.


Fall 2022

Winter 2023

Spring 2023

1C Introduction to Chicano/a Studies

1B Introduction to Chicano/a Studies

1A Introduction to Chicano/a Studies

115N Indigenous Studies Internships

109 Indigenous People & the Nation State in the Americas

110 Research Methods

128 Spirituality as Resistance

125B Contemporary Chicana/o Art

114 Cultural & Critical Theory

148 Chicana Art Feminism

141 Central Americans in the United States

124 Introduction to U.S. Xicana(x) & Latinx Public Art & Studio

151 De-Colonizing Feminism

161 Latina/o Youths in Global Perspective

124L Introduction to U.S. Xicana(x) & Latinx Public Art & Studio Lab 

156 Afro-Latina/o Diasporic Performance

168B History of the Chicano

133 Struggles for Equality in Chicana/o Education

193 Senior Seminar

190 El Plan de Santa Barbara, El Centro Arnulfo Casillas, and UCSB Chicanx/Latinx Student Activism, 1960s-Present  

162 Xican* Indigena Media 

195A Community Studies and Outreach

191GB Special Topics

162L Xican* Indigena Media Lab 

230C Ethnography & Ethnographic Methods

191HR Special Topics

183 Border Narrative


195B Community Studies and Outreach

184 Chicana Writers


200C Social Processes

189 Immigration & the U.S. Border



193 Senior Seminar

    195C Community Studies and Outreach
    220 Interdisciplinary Methods


Add Codes:

In our department, instructors administer their own add codes. If you are interested in requesting an add code, you should contact the instructor listed on GOLD. Our faculty and instructor contact information is available in the People section of this website, and on the UCSB Directory, link:


Our department prioritizes declared Chicana/o Studies majors in registration Pass 1. Our classes open to non-Chicana/o Studies majors in Passes 2 and 3.

In order to enroll in a class that requires discussion sections, you should register in your target section in order to add the course.


Our waitlists prioritize declared Chicana/o Studies majors by class-standing, then all other majors by class-standing.

If you are waitlisted for a course with sections, then you should waitlist for more than one section in order to maximize the likelihood of enrolling in the course.

Course Descriptions:

Chicana/o Studies General Catalog

Petition Process

If you are interested in petitioning a course to count toward the Chicana/o Studies major, you may send the request to Professor Sandoval (, Chicana/o Studies Director of Undergraduate Studies. The request should include:

  • The syllabus for the course
  • List the quarter that you completed the course
  • Your grade
  • The requirement that you wish to target with your petition.

193 Senior Seminar