African-American Studies Minor

Minor - African-American Studies

College of Humanities & Sciences

Degree Specific Credits: 24

Required Cumulative GPA: 2.0

Catalog Year: 2018-2019


African-American Studies Core Courses6
African-American Studies Electives6
Other Electives12
Total Hours24

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 6 credits from the following courses, of which at least 3 credits must be upper-division:6
Discovering Africa
Special Topics
Special Topics
Voodoo, Muslim, Church: Black Religion
The Black Radical Tradition
Prayer & Civil Rights
Total Hours6

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-