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2018-2019 Undergraduate Catalog 
    
2018-2019 Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

African and African-American Studies - Global


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Program objectives for a B.A. in African and African American Studies are to:

(a). define the term “diaspora” and describe the history, scope and impact of the post-Renaissance diaspora of African peoples;
(b) critique the experiences of African and African American women within the context of the collective experiences of Africans and African Americans and the world as a whole;
(c) apply methodological approaches and analytical skills used in the humanities, the social and behavioral sciences, or the arts to the study of the experiences of Africans and people of African descent in the Diaspora;
(d) demonstrate an understanding of the links between African cultural institutions and those of people of African descent in the Diaspora;
(e) compare and contrast the history and cultures of peoples of Africa to the history and cultures of peoples of African descent in the Diaspora.

University General Education Program (41 hours)


See University General Education Program  for the General Education requirements.

College and Degree (B.A.) Requirements (6-9 hours)


The College and Bachelor of Arts requirements are in addition to the University General Education Program requirements that are listed above.

The Major (30 hours)


Electives (40-43 hours)


Electives may be chosen to bring the total number of hours to 120.

Total Hours: 120-122


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