Minor in Africana Studies

The interdisciplinary minor consists of 21 credit hours, including a four-course core curriculum of:

AFST 1001  Introduction to Africana Studies
ANTH 3708  Cultures of Africa
HIST 3360  African American History
HIST 3540  West Africa to Independence OR
ANTH 3801  African Roots from Australopithecus to Zimbabwe

In addition, students seeking a minor in Africana Studies must complete three other courses from the approved list of courses for the major. Appropriate special topics or 700 courses may be selected with approval of the advisor. Variations by consent of the director.

Africana Studies Minor

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Students from across the University pick Africana studies as a minor. Africana studies minors have majors in art history, English, history, biology, political science and sociology.