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Minor In Africana Studies at EIU

Minor

 Minor In Africana Studies is available to all undergraduate students regardless of major. The requirements consist of 18 credit hours.

Total Semester Hours: 18

Summary of Minor requirements:

Ariicana Studies Minor

Effective Fall 2017

3 Courses from the core - 9 hours

3 Courses from only one area of concentration - 9 hours

Core: Total Semester Hours - 9

AFR l 0000 -- Introduc tion to Africana Studies_ Credits: 3

AFR 2000G - African American Social Movements. Credits: 3

• AFR 2200G - Pan Africanism. Credits: 3

Electives : Total Semester Hours --9

9 Semester hours from a single area of concentration.

Concentration in History and Culture :

• ANT 3611 - Peoples and Cultures of Africa . Credits: 3

GEG 3050 -- Geography and Culture of Africa. Credits : 3

HIS 15220 - -World History: Slavery and Freedom. Credits : 3

• HIS 3750 - African American History: A Survey. Credits : 3

• JOU 3970 - Race, Gender and the Media. Credits: 3

SOC 2840 - Racial and Cultural Minorities. Credits: 3

Concentration in Fine Arts (art, music,theater and dance):

AFR 3000 - Special Topics in Africana Studies. Credits: 3

AFR 3300 - African Cinema. Credits: 3

• ART 2300 - African - American Art . Credits: 3

ART 361 0G - African Art. Credits: 3

MUS 3562G -- Non - Western Music. Credits: 3

• THA 37550 - African American Theater: Historical and Contemporary: Credits: 3

Concentration in Literature:

E'.\JG 2705 - African American Literature. Credi ts: 3

ENG 2850 - Postcolonial Literatures in English. Credits: 3

• ENG 3705 - American Multicultural Literatures. Credits: 3

• ENG 4705 - Studies in African - American Literature. Credits: 3

• ENG 4850 - Studies in Third World Literatures. Credits: 3

Concentration in Politics and International Development

• AFR 3600 - HIV/AIDS and Development in Africa. Credits: 3

• AFR 3700 - Race and Neighborhood Development

• AFR 3970 - Study Abroad. Credits : 1 to I 5

(Only 3 hours will count towards the Africana Studies Minor)

• PLS 2253G - Introduction to International Relations. Credits: 3

• PLS 3223 - International Organizations. Credits: 3

• PLS 3373 - International Political Economy . Credits: 3

Concentration in Gender:

• AFR 2400 - Black Women in the Diaspora. Credits: 3

• AFR 2600 - African American Men. Credits: 3

• AFR 3150 - Women and Development in Africa. Credits: 3

• AFR 4275 - Internship in Africana Studies. Credits: 1 to 15

(Only 3 hours will count towards the Africana Studies Minor)

• AFR 4400 - Independent Study. Credits: I to 3

(Only 3 hours will count towards the Africana Studies Minor)

 

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Eastern Illinois University
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(217) 581-5719
Fax: (217) 581-6598
jrochwaechel@eiu.edu


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