The minor in African American studies requires a minimum of 18 credits. Students must complete the following:

AFAM 111 Play VideoPlay course video for Introduction to Africana StudiesIntroduction to Africana Studies3
AFAM 211Africana Social and Political Thought3
AFAM 311African Diaspora Experiences3
Select one course at the 300-level or above from each of the following concenctration areas: 112
Artistic, historical and literary perspectives
Political, religious, and societal perspective
Social and behavioral perspectives
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Refer to list of courses in the respective concentrations.

Courses in African American studies are designed to help students gain a knowledge and appreciation of the history and culture of the Africana world and its contributions to world civilizations.