2018-2019 Undergraduate Catalog

African American and Africana Studies Emphasis

Students seeking the emphasis must complete 15 hours.


To include 6 hours chosen from:

ENGL 20593Introduction to Literatures of the Global African Diaspora


HIST 40873The Civil Rights Movement in America


POSC 31523The Civil Rights Movement in America


RELI 10043Understanding Religion: Society and Culture


Select the remaining 9 hours from courses that carry the AAAS attribute from at least three different departments.

Emphasis students may count AAAS approved courses towards the emphasis as well as another major or minor. They also may concentrate their AAAS electives in a single department.

Emphasis students in a program requiring a minor must complete a minor in another disciplinary field.