Begin Date: Summer Session 1988
End Date: Summer Session 1998
PROFESSOR DEBORAH F. ATWATER, in charge
The Department of African and African American Studies awards a certificate to all students who, in addition to meeting the requirements for a major, complete 18 credits in the Black Diaspora Studies minor. This minor is designed for students who want to develop a general understanding of the comparative development patterns of peoples of African descent in North America, South America, the Caribbean, and in Africa. Courses included in the curriculum of the Black Diaspora Studies minor may be used to fulfill requirements for both the minor and basic graduation requirements simultaneously.
Scheduling Recommendation by Semester Standing given like (Sem:1-2)
REQUIREMENTS FOR THE MINOR: 18 credits
PRESCRIBED COURSES (9 credits)
HIST 191 GH(3), SOC 119 GS;DF(3) (Sem: 1-7)
PORT 456(3) (Sem: 5-8)
SUPPORTING COURSES AND RELATED AREAS (9 credits)
Select 6-9 credits from the African and Afro-American Studies minors according to the interest of the student and with the approval of the University African and African American Studies Committee, including at least one 400-level course (Sem: 5-8)
Students may select a course from a related area with the approval of the University African and African American Studies Program Committee (0-3) (Sem: 1-7)
The Pennsylvania State University �1998
The University reserves the right to change the requirements and regulations listed here and to determine whether a student has satisfactorily met its requirements for admission or graduation, and to reject any applicant for any reason the University determines to be material to the applicant's qualifications to pursue higher education. Nothing in this material should be considered a guarantee that completion of a program and graduation from the University will result in employment.
Effective Date: Summer Session 1998
Review Date: 1/20/98