AA 120 Introduction to Africana Studies and the Black Experience
AA 400 Seminar and the Practicum in Africana Studies
Africana Studies Electives:
Africana studies courses are classified by thematic tracks including 1) Cultural Production and Expression 2) Social and Structural Analysis and 3) Historical Investigation. Students choose 3 courses (or 9 hours) to include at least one (1) course from two (2) of the tracks. One elective course (3 hrs) must have an AA designation.
Theme/Track 1: Cultural Production and Expression
AA 301 African Americans in Film
EN 334 African American Literature. Prerequisite: EN101
MU 128 History of Rock-n-Roll
MU 200 History and Appreciation of Jazz
Theme/Track 2: Social and Structural Analyses
AA 201: Peoples and Cultures of Africa
SO 301 Contemporary Social Problems Prerequisite: SO100 or PY100
SO 302 Race and Ethnicity
Theme/Track 3: Historical Investigation
AA 301 Africans and the Making of the Atlantic World
HI 220 African American History
HI 221 African History
Total Credit Hours: 15
Students must earn a 2.0 or better in all courses counting toward the minor in Africana Studies.
Students may minor in Africana Studies in conjunction with any major course of study, and courses taken toward the minor may also count toward Core Requirements. A minimum of 9 hours must be completed at Wesley College, and at least 6 credits must be at or above the 300-level. Special Topics courses may count as electives in the tracks with the approval of the Africana Studies Advisor.