2016-17 Catalog

Publication date June 2016

International Studies Minor: African Emphasis

(All colleges)

18 credits, at least 9 credits of which must be at the 300/400 level.

International studies foundation:
Select one from:3
ANT 202/ECO 202/GEO 202/HIS 202/POL 202/SOC 202 Contemporary Global Issues
ANT 212/ECO 212/PHL 212/POL 212/WGS 212 Search for Economic Justice
Required capstone course:3
Engaging Global Challenges and Opportunities
African emphasis electives:
Select an additional twelve credits of electives from at least three different disciplines on the African emphasis list (see below) and at least six of these credits must be at the 300/400 level.12
Total Credits18

International studies minors may apply a maximum of six credits from another major or minor.

A maximum of six credits are allowed to overlap between general education requirements and the minor.

African emphasis electives

ARC/HIS 295Pyramids, Temples and Towns! The Archaeology of Ancient Egypt3
ARC 312African Archaeology3
ARC/ANT 357Peoples and Cultures of Africa3
FRE 202Intermediate French II3
GEO 312Geography of Africa3
HIS 285Survey of Modern African History3
HIS 397Social History of African Nationalist Movements3
HIS 398Social History of Colonial Africa3
MLG 202World Languages: Intermediate II 14
POL 337African Government and Politics3
POL 437Women and Politics in Africa3
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Students may apply MLG 202 World Languages: Intermediate II (4 cr.) to the African emphasis if it is Arabic.

Additional courses not listed above may be counted towards the INS African emphasis minor as long as they satisfy at least one of the program learning outcomes. Please contact the INS Director for more information.

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