Program Requirements

Program Requirements

Program Requirements

Concentration in Africana Studies 18 S.H.

Requirements 6 s.h.

AFST01104....Introduction to Africana Studies
ENGL02216 African Amer. Lit. to the Harlem Renaissance OR ENGL02316 African Amer. Lit. Since the Harlem Renaissance OR HIST05377 Afro-American History Since 1865

Electives 12 s.h.

AFRI 16.101 Zulu I
AFRI 16.102 Zulu II
COSD 01.406 Afr/Amer. Culture in Media
ENGL 02.116 Readings in Non-West Lit
ENGL 02.200 Women in Literature
ENGL 02.216 Afr/Amer. Lit through Harlem Ren
ENGL 02.316 Afr/Amer. Lit Since Harlem Ren
ENGL 02.217 U.S. Lit. of Latin/Hisp Peoples
ANTH 02.202 Intro to Cultural Anthropology
GEOG 06.111 World Regional Geography
HIST 05.376 African American History to 1865
HIST 05.396 Sub-Saharan Africa to 1800
HIST 05.397 Sub-Saharan Africa Since 1800
HIST 05.441 Imperialism/Colonialism
HIST 05.322 Civil War and Reconstruction
HIST 05.388 Comparative Race Relations
HIST 05.425 History of Feminisms
HIST 05.422 Women in American History
AFST 01.304 Africana Soc & Pol. Thought
LAWJ 05.330 Problems of World Justice
LAWJ 05.346 Women & Crime
LAWJ 05.386 Law and Human Rights
LAWJ 05.205 Minorities, Crime & Justice
MUS 06.115 Growth & Development of Jazz
MUS 06.220 Singing Music of African Americans
POSC 07.323 Politics of Rac/Pov/Welfare
POSC 07.340 Civil Rights/Liberties
POSC 07.210 Black Americans & American Politics
PSY 01.200 Psy Women/Cult. Exp
PSY 01.335 African American Psychology
PSY 01.105 Ethnic Identity & Com. in America
PSY 01.310 Psych. of Racism & Ethnocentrism
RTF 03.272 Images/Women in Film

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