African-American Studies Minor

Minor - African-American Studies

College of Humanities & Sciences

Degree Specific Credits: 27

Required Cumulative GPA: 2.0

Catalog Year: 2018-2019


African-American Studies Core Courses6
African-American Studies Electives9
Other Electives12
Total Hours27

African-American Studies Core Courses

Complete all of the following courses:
AAST 141HBlack: From Africa to Hip-Hop3
HSTA 342HAfr Amer Hist to 18653
or HSTA 343H Afr Amer Hist Since 1865
Total Hours6

Minimum Required Grade: C-

African-American Studies Electives

Complete 9 credits from the following courses, of which at least 3 credits must be upper-division:9
Discovering Africa
Special Topics
Special Topics
Afr Amer Hist to 1865 (only if not used to complete the core requirement)
Afr Amer Hist Since 1865 (only if not used to complete the core requirement)
Voodoo, Muslim, Church: Black Religion
The Black Radical Tradition
Prayer & Civil Rights
Total Hours9

Minimum Required Grade: C-

Other Electives

Rule: At least two courses must be from different disciplines.

Complete 12 credits of the following courses: 12
Race and Minorities
Peoples and Cultures of World
Social Change
Issues in Economic Development
Special Topics (must be African-American Literaure)
The American South
History of American Law
Islamic Civil: Classical Age
African American Lit
Critical Theory
History of Jazz
Politics of Africa
Race, Gender & Class
Social Stratification
Sociology of Poverty
Total Hours12

Minimum Required Grade: C-