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Begin Date: Fall Semester 2005
End Date: Spring Semester 2013

African Studies Minor - ARCHIVE

University Park, College of the Liberal Arts (AFRST)

The minor in African Studies is designed for students interested in exploring the political, historical, socioeconomic, and cultural aspects of Africa. The minor provides students with the opportunity to examine both the totality of Africa and/or specific geographical and cultural regions from several disciplinary perspectives.

A grade of C or better is required for all courses in the minor.

Scheduling Recommendation by Semester Standing given like (Sem: 1-2)


AAA S 110 GS;IL(3), AAA S/HIST 191 GH;IL(3), AF AM 100 GS;US(3)

ADDITIONAL COURSES (9 credits, 6 of which must be AAA S courses at the 400 level)
AAA S/EARTH 105 GN;IL(3), AAA S/HIST 192 GH;IL(3), AAA S/WMNST 202 GS;IL(3), CMLIT 003(3) (Sem: 1-4)
AAA S 400(3), AAA S 404 IL(3), CMLIT 422 IL(3),  AFR 440 US;IL(3), AFR 443 IL(3), ANTH 447 IL(3), AAA S/PL SC 454 IL(3), CMLIT 423 IL(3), FR 458 IL(3)(Sem: 5-8)

Last Revised by the Department: Summer Session 2005

Blue Sheet Item #: 33-01-133

Review Date: 8/31/04



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