African and Diaspora Studies Minor

College of Arts and Sciences
Department of Social and Behavioral Sciences

http://www.fgcu.edu/CAS/Departments/SBS/AfricanMinor.asp
(239) 590-7196

2013-2014 Catalog Year

Admission Requirements

  • Students must meet with a college advisor to declare a minor and review the course requirements.
  • A grade of C or higher is required for all courses in the minor.
  • A minimum of 12 credit hours of the minor must be completed at FGCU.
  • Students desiring certification of a minor and designation on their academic transcript must verify that the minor is displayed on their Graduation Application.

Requirements

Complete one of the following:

  • AFA 2000 Intro to Afr & Diaspora Studies (3)
  • SYG 2231 Intro to African-Amer Studies (3)

Complete one of the following:

  • AFA 4331 Social Inst.& the Afr-Am Comm (3)
  • SYD 3730 The African-Amer Experience (3)

Complete the following:

  • LAH 3470 History of the Caribbean (3)

Complete three of the following:

  • AFA 3900 Directed Readings (3)
  • AFA 3910 Directed Individual Study (3)
  • AFA 3931 Sel. Topics in Afr. & Dias. St (3)
  • AFA 4335 Women of Color in the U.S. (3)
  • AMH 3571 African-Amer History to 1865 (3)
  • AMH 3572 African-Amer Hist Since 1865 (3)
  • AML 4604 Seminar in African-Amer Lit (3)
  • AMS 3700 Racism in American Society (3)
  • ANT 3340 Caribbean Cultural Patterns (3)
  • ARH 3520 African Art (3)
  • ARH 3670 Caribbean Art (3)
  • LAS 3022 Caribbean Environments (3)
  • LAS 4932 Selc Topic Caribbean Studies (3)
  • SPN 4537 Spec Topics Afro-Hispanic Cult (3)
  • SPT 3523 Women Writers of Latin Amer. (3)
  • SYD 3631 Caribbean Social Structures (3)
  • SYD 3770 Race & Culture (3)
  • WST 4262 Literature by Women of Color (3)

TOTAL SEMESTER HOURS REQUIRED:   18 HRS

Transfer Notes and Acceptable Substitutes

Transfer credits will ordinarily be accepted from regionally accredited institutions and evaluated for appropriate credit toward requirements in the student's degree program.