African American Studies Course List

 

 

Courses with PRIMARILY African American or African content

 

Art History

 

ArtH 3241. African American Art. (FA; 4 cr, prereq 1101 or 1111 or 1121 or jr status; offered every other year)

 

 

English

 

Engl 1113. Variable Topics in Interpreting Literature: Literature of Slavery. (Hum; 4 cr, no prereqs; probably offered every year)

 

Engl 3331. African American Literature. (4 cr, prereq 1100; 2011; offered every other year)

 

Other topics courses at the 1000, 3000, and 4000 level will be offered when feasible.

 

 

History

 

Hist 3302. Variable Topics in Colonial and U.S. History prior to 1865: African American History to 1865. (HDiv; 4 cr; offered every year)

 

Hist 3357. Variable Topics in U.S. History Since 1860: African American History Since 1865. (HDiv; 4 cr; offered every year)

 

Hist 3356. Variable Topics in U.S. History Since 1860: Civil Rights Movement, 1954-1974. (Hist; 4 cr; offered every other year)

 

 

Music

 

10xx. History of African American Music. (4 cr, no prereqs)

This course is currently in the planning stage.

 

 

Sociology

 

Soc 3251. Variable Topics in Social Structure: African Americans. (HDiv; 4 cr; prereq 1101 or Anth 1111 or #; offered every year)

 

 

 

 


Courses with PARTIAL African American content

 

English

 

Engl 2012. Introduction to Gender and Culture: Power, Violence and Resistance in Chicana and African American Women's Writings. (4 cr, prereq 1101 or equiv; offered every other year)

This course is currently in the planning stage.

 

 

History

 

Hist 3004. Variable Topics in History: Africa to 1700. (Hist; 4 cr; offered every year)

 

Hist 3005. Variable Topics in History: Africa Since 1700. (Hist; 4 cr; offered every year)

 

Hist 3301. Topics in Colonial/U.S. History Before 1860: Red, White, and Black: Race/ Culture in Early America. (HDiv; 4 cr; offered every other year)

 

Political Science

 

Pol 3262. Variable Topics in American Politics: Minorities and Public Policy. (HDiv; 4 cr, prereq 1201 or #, offered every other year)

 

 

Sociology

 

Soc 2101. Prejudice, Discrimination, and Systems of Oppression. (HDiv; 4 cr; prereq 1101 or Anth 1111 or #; offered every year)

 

Soc 3121. Sociology of Gender. (HDiv; 4 cr; prereq 1101 or Anth 1111 or #; offered every year)

 

Soc 3141. Sociology of Deviance. (E/CR; 4 cr; prereq 4 cr in Soc or #; offered every year)

 

Soc 3200. Variable Topics in Social Stratification. (HDiv; 4 cr; prereq 1101 or Anth 1111 or #; repeatable when topic changes; offered every other year)