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African Studies Minor


A total of eighteen credits (six courses) must be completed. These must include the following:

At least three core courses from the following list:9-10
D2: Cultures of Africa (presumes completion of prerequisite)
Elementary Arabic II (presumes completion of prerequisite)
D2:Intro to African Literature
D2:Geography of Africa (presumes completion of prerequisite)
D2: African History to C-1870
D2: Africa C-1870 to Present
D2: Pol Systs of Trop Africa (presumes completion of prerequisite)
D2:Religions in Africa
Other Africa-focused survey courses approved by the Director of the African Studies Program, including equivalencies obtained while studying abroad
Three additional courses from the list of courses appearing under African Studies for the current semester, or related courses approved by the director. The latter include courses taken while studying abroad and other courses deemed by the director to have at least 35 percent Africa-related content.9

Other Information

At least nine credit hours must be completed from courses at or above the 100-level.

No more than six credit hours used toward the minor may be taken from any one discipline.