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The Africana Studies Program

East Tennessee State University

AFAM Minor

REQUIREMENTS FOR THE MINOR

Students who wish to enroll in the minor must take a total of 21 semester hours. The required courses are:

  • HIST 3900 African American History to 1877
  • HIST 3901 African American History Since 1877
  • HIST 3720 History of Africa
  • SOCI 3110 Minorities

Students must take an additional 9 hours of the following courses, of which at least 3 must be in African Studies and at least 3 in African American Studies.

  • AFAN 3989 Cooperative Education
  • AFAN 3999 Cooperative Education
  • AFAN 4950 Senior Seminar
  • ARTA 4049 African American Art History
  • CJCR 4670 Race, Gender, and Crime
  • ENGL 3400 African American Literature I
  • ENGL 4032 African Literature
  • ENGL 4047 African American Literature II
  • GEOG 1012 Introduction to Cultural Geography
  • GEOG 4307 Regional Geography
  • HIST 3020 American Ethnic and Cultural History
  • HIST 4727 Modern Africa
  • MUSC 1035 History of Jazz
  • PSCI 4957 Black American Political Thoughts
  • HDAL 2340 Understanding Cultural Diversity 
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