Africana Studies | Department of History

Africana Studies

Africana Studies Requirements (as of 2021-2022 Academic Year)
A minor in Africana studies requires 18 hours, including:
•HIST 4440 - African-American History and Culture to 1865
•HIST 4450 - African-American History and Culture Since 1865
•HIST 4580 - Africa to the Nineteenth Century
•ENGL 4260 - African American Literature

Plus two courses
You must take two other courses about the African American experience from at least two different departments. Courses may include, but are not limited to, the following:
•ANTH 3130 - African-American Anthropology
•LING 3010 - African American English
•MUET 3060 - African-American Music
•MUJS 4470 - History of Jazz
•PSCI 3106 - African America Politics
•SOCI 4540 - Race and Ethnic Minorities

Additional courses may be counted toward a minor in Africana Studies with permission from the Department of History.

Spring 2022 Africana Studies Courses

•HIST 4450 - African-American History and Culture Since 1865

•MUJS - 4470 History of Jazz

•SOCI 4540 - Race and Ethnic Minorities

For more information, please contact Christopher Todd, advisor to the African-American Studies Minor
Wooten Hall 225

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