THE MINOR IN AFRICAN AMERICAN STUDIES

Course Requirements for the Minor: 24 units

The following courses, or their approved transfer equivalents, are required of all candidates for this minor.

Minor Core: 12 units

4 courses required:
AFAM170Intro African American Studies3.0FS *Eth
AFAM231African American History3.0FS *Eth
AFAM455Sociology of African Americans3.0SP
Prerequisites: AFAM 170 or SOCI 100.
MCGS155Intro Multicultural/Gender Std3.0FS *Eth

Breadth: 6 units

2 courses selected from:
AFAM100Intro to African Studies3.0FS *NW
AFAM206Comparative Slavery3.0FS *Eth
AFAM251African-American Literature3.0FA *Eth
AFAM296African American Music3.0FS *Eth
MCGS451BCivil Rights/Civil Liberties3.0FS

Capstone: 6 units

1 course required:
MCGS495Senior Seminar in MCGS3.0FS WP
Prerequisites: ENGL 130 (or its equivalent) with a grade of C- or higher.
1 course selected from:
MCGS385Community Activism & Service3.0Inq
Prerequisites: MCGS 155 and one of the following: AAST 152, AFAM 170, AIST 170, CHST 157, or WMST 170.
MCGS489Internship in MCGS1.03.0FS

Students must take at least 3 units of internship.