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African & African-American Studies Minor Requirements

Introductory Knowledge 6
Please select one course from two of the following:  
Arabic & Islamic Studies:  
Arabic and Islamic Studies  
African Studies:  
Introduction to Africa  
Introduction to African History  
Introduction to African History, Honors
Introduction to African History, Honors
Introduction to West African History  
African-American Studies:  
Introduction to African-American Studies  
The Black Experience in the Americas  
The Black Experience in the Americas, Honors
Historical Context 3
Select one course from the following:  
African Traditional Religion and Thought  
Haiti: Culture and Identity  
The Black Experience in the U.S. Since Emancipation  
Islamic Literature  
The History of Islam in Africa  
Contemporary Context 3
Select one course from the following:  
Contemporary Haiti  
Peoples and Cultures of North Africa and the Middle East  
Modern Africa  
Modern Africa, Honors
Modern Africa, Honors
The Black Experience in the U.S. Since Emancipation  
Ministers and Magicians: Black Religions from Slavery to the Present  
Electives 6
Select 6 additional hours of AAAS courses numbered 300 or higher not fulfilling a requirement above. Up to two courses may be advanced language courses.  

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