African American Studies Department

Minor - African Studies

University Graduation Requirements

To be awarded a minor, at least 12 units of coursework must be completely distinct and separate from the coursework in the major (University Policy S16-4).

Course Requirements

Requirements of the Minor15
Core Courses6
AFAM 040. African Origins3
AFAM 111. African Nations: History, Politics, and Culture3
Elective Courses9
Complete Nine units from:
AFAM 112. African Immigrant Communities in the U.S.3
AFAM 119. Africana Philosophy and Culture3
AFAM 150. West African Drumming and Culture3
ENGL 123B. Literature for Global Understanding-AfricaV3
POLS 142. African Politics4
Other courses in consultation with advisor

Total Units:15