Undergraduate Minor - Minor in Race and Ethnicity in the United States

Program:
Minor in Race and Ethnicity in the United States
Program Code:
7787 Race and Ethnicity in the US
Program Level:
Undergraduate
Award Type:
Minor Undergraduate
Start Term:
FS19
Department:
Department of Anthropology
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College of Social Science

Department of Anthropology

Undergraduate Program
Minor in Race and Ethnicity in the United States

The Minor in Race and Ethnicity in the United States, administered by the Department of Anthropology, is designed to assist students in understanding the social context of racial and ethnic categories by focusing on how it is constructed in the United States.

The minor is available as an elective to students who are enrolled in bachelor’s degree programs in the College of Social Science. With the approval of the department and college that administer the student’s degree program, the courses that are used to satisfy the minor may also be used to satisfy the requirements for the bachelor’s degree.

Students who plan to complete the requirements of the minor should consult an undergraduate advisor in the College of Social Science.

Requirements for the Minor in Race and Ethnicity in the United States
Students must complete a minimum of 15 credits from the following:
1. The following course (3 credits):
SOC 215 Race and Ethnicity 3
2. One of the following courses (3 or 4 credits):
ANP 433 Contemporary American Indian Communities 3
ANP 443 Human Adaptability 3
HDFS 442 Ethnic Families in America 3
HST 309 American Indian History: Precontact to the Present 3
HST 311 African American History since 1876 3
HST 317 American Jewish History 3
HST 327 History of Mexican Americans in the United States 3
MC 319 Asian American History 4
PLS 304 Minority Politics 3
3. Two of the following courses (6 credits):
AAAS 300 Survey in Africana Studies 3
ENG 350 Readings in African, African-American, or African Diaspora Literature 3
ENG 352 Readings in Asian/Asian American/Asian Diaspora Literature and Visual Culture 3
ENG 354 Readings in Native American Literature 3
PHL 350 Introduction to Social and Political Philosophy 3
PHL 451 Philosophy and the Black Experience 3
TE 250 Human Diversity, Power, and Opportunity in Social Institutions 3
Not more than one English or Philosophy option may be used toward this requirement.
4. The following capstone course (3 credits):
ANP 330 Race, Ethnicity and Nation 3



 
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Race and Ethnicity in the United States, MNUN (7787)

Required Credits: 15    Program Version: FS19

Requirement 1: Minor - Race and Ethnicity in the United States - Race and Ethnicity
Minor - Race and Ethnicity in the United States - Race and Ethnicity: 1 course from SOC215

Requirement 2: Minor - Race and Ethnicity in the United States - Selection 1
Minor - Race and Ethnicity in the United States - Selection 1: 1 course from ANP433, ANP443, HDFS442, HST309, HST311, HST317, HST327, MC319, PLS304

Requirement 3: Minor - Race and Ethnicity in the United States - Selection 2
Minor - Race and Ethnicity in the United States - Selection 2: 2 courses from AAAS300, ENG350, ENG352, ENG354, PHL350, PHL451, TE250
Conditions:
Minor - Race and Ethnicity in the United States - Selection 2: No more than 1 course from ENG350, ENG352, ENG354, PHL350, PHL451 in Requirement(s) 3

Requirement 4: Minor - Race and Ethnicity in the United States - Capstone
Minor - Race and Ethnicity in the United States - Capstone: 1 course from ANP330

Requirement 5
15 credits required to complete this degreeThe specified coursework in this program may not equal this total. The difference must be made up of open options which must be acceptable within the limits of this program. In cases of doubt, please consult an academic advisor.