African American Studies Minor

The minor in African American studies provides thorough exposure to contemporary scholarship concerning the black experience.

Minor Requirements

Course Title
Core Courses (8 units)
Four courses chosen from:
Introduction to African American Literature
Literatures of the Black World
Introduction to African-American History: Key concepts from 1700-1861
Introduction to African American History: Emancipation to Civil Rights Movement
History of the Black World
Comparative Race and Ethnic Studies
Introduction to Black Social & Political Life
Introduction to African-American Studies
The Black Diaspora and Transnationality
4 elective courses in the department, including 3 at the 300 level