African-American Studies Minor

Minor - African-American Studies (Minor)

College Humanities & Sciences

Degree Specific Credits: 24

Required Cumulative GPA: 2.0

Catalog Year: 2017-2018


African-American Studies Core Courses9
African-American Studies Electives6
Other Electives9
Total Hours24

African-American Studies Core Courses

Rule: All courses are require

AAST 141HBlack: From Africa to Hip-Hop3
HSTA 342HAfr Amer Hist to 18653
HSTA 343HAfr Amer Hist Since 18653
Total Hours9

Minimum Required Grade: C-

African-American Studies Electives

Rule: 6 credits required from the following electives, 3 of which must be in an upper division cours

Select 6 credits from the following:6
AAST 291Special Topics1-12
AAST 208HDiscovering Africa3
AAST 260African Americans and Native Americans3
AAST 262Abolitionism: The First Civil Rights Movement3
AAST 372African-American Identity3
AAST 491Special Topics1-6
HSTA 347Voodoo, Muslim, Church: Black Religion3
HSTA 415The Black Radical Tradition3
HSTA 417Prayer & Civil Rights3
Total Hours29-45

Minimum Required Grade: C-

Other Electives

Rule: 9 credits are required from the following courses. At least 2 of the courses must be from different disciplines.

Note: FRCH 391: must be African-American Literature. 

Select 9 credits from the following:9
Race and Minorities
Peoples and Cultures of World
Social Change in NnWstrn Socts
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 Hours9

Minimum Required Grade: C-