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Africana Studies Minor Requirements

Requirements for the Minor in Africana Studies

The requirements listed below reflect Mount Union’s new curriculum for the 2012-2013 Academic Year.  For information regarding major or minor requirements for current students, please refer to the University Catalogue of your entering year.

Core Course:

  • Africana World(s) and the Emergence of the Modern

A second course in Africana Studies:

  • Special Topics in Africana Studies
  • Pivotal Africana Figures
  • Rap and Rhetoric of the Hip Hop Generation
  • Special Topics in Africana Studies
  • Pan Africanism
  • Black Diaspora Culture
  • Imagining Slavery
  • Special Topics in Africana Studies
  • Independent Study in Africana Studies

One course from the Arts and Humanities:

  • Africana Literature
  • The Black Church
  • Islam: An Introduction
  • or, an approved international study experience

One course from the Social Sciences:

  • History of Africa
  • African American History
  • History of the Civil Rights Movement in the USA
  • History of Southern Africa
  • Minorities, Women and The Media
  • Diversity: African American Rhetoric
  • Diversity: Intercultural Communication
  • Diversity: Intercultural Communication
  • or, an approved international study experience