African Studies Minor


A total of 18 credits (6 courses) must be completed. These must include the following:

At least 3 core courses from the following list:9
D2:Colonialism and Africa
Geography of Africa (presumes completion of prerequisite)
D2: Pol Systs of Trop Africa (presumes completion of prerequisite)
Other Africa-focused survey courses approved by the Director of the African Studies Program, including equivalencies obtained while studying abroad
3 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 9 credit hours must be completed from courses at or above the 100-level.

No more than 6 credit hours used toward the minor may be taken from any 1 discipline.