2017-2018 Undergraduate Catalog


African American and Africana Studies Minor

Students seeking the emphasis must complete 18 hours.

Requirements

To include 6 hours chosen from:

ENGL 20593Introduction to Literatures of the Global African Diaspora

3

HIST 40873The Civil Rights Movement in America

3

POSC 31523The Civil Rights Movement in America

3

RELI 10043Understanding Religion: Society and Culture

3

Select the remaining 12 hours from courses that carry the AAAS attribute from at least three different departments.

Additional Requirement:

  • No more than 9 hours may be taken throughout the minor program in any one department
  • At least 9 hour must be at the 30000 level or above
  • Courses may not count for both major and minor requirements. For example, if a student seeks an African American and Africana Studies minor and a religion major, RELI 30343 (Black Religion in the U.S.) could count toward the requirements for the minor or the major, but not both.

A list of approved courses for the minor and emphasis

ADRN 20101Make Your Major Work

1

ADRN 20103Africa through Film

3

CRJU 30853Multiculturalism in the Criminal Justice System

3

CRJU 30903Law and Society

3

EDUC 50003Diversity in American Education

3

ENGL 10133Introduction to Literature

3

ENGL 20593Introduction to Literatures of the Global African Diaspora

3

ENGL 30573African-American Literature

3

ENGL 40533Toni Morrison

3

HIST 10703African American Experience Since 1619

3

HIST 30803U.S. Urban History

3

HIST 31903Summer Study in Ghana

3

HIST 40873The Civil Rights Movement in America

3

POSC 31523The Civil Rights Movement in America

3

POSC 31623Urban Politics

3

POSC 35023Comparative Social Movements

3

RELI 10043Understanding Religion: Society and Culture

3

RELI 20503Africa and the African Diaspora: History, Religion, and Culture

3

RELI 20513Africa and the African Diaspora: History, Religion, and Culture

3

RELI 30343Black Religion in United States

3

RELI 30553African Religions

3

RELI 30813Black Religion and Black Literature

3

SPAN 41803Afro-Hispanic Literature

3

SOCI 30443Social Movements and Protest

3

SOCI 40803Social Inequality

3

SOWO 30513Social Work and Civil Rights

3

SOWO 30583Social Work and Diversity

3

Other courses may be applied with the approval of the minor coordinator.