African and African American Studies Minor

Those students who minor in African and African American Studies must complete a minimum of six one-semester courses.

CourseTitleCredits
African History
Select one of the following
UNDERSTANDING HISTORICAL CHANGE: AFRICA
AFRICAN INTELLECTUAL HISTORY
CONTEMPORARY AFRICA
WOMEN IN AFRICA
CONTEMPORARY AFRICAN IMMIGRATION TO THE UNITED STATES
HISTORY OF SOUTH AFRICA
EXPLORING AFRICA: ENCOUNTER, EXPEDITION, AND REPRESENTATION
MAJOR DEBATES IN AFRICAN STUDIES
African-American History
Select one of the following
AFRICAN AMERICAN HISTORY I
AFRICAN AMERICAN HISTORY II
MARTIN LUTHER KING JR. AND MALCOLM X
BLACK PRISON EXPERIENCE
HARLEM RENAISSANCE
AFRICAN AMERICAN HISTORY I
AFRICAN AMERICAN HISTORY II
Electives
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Any course with the AFAM subject code or the AFAM attribute code may fulfill this requirement.

Availability 

The minor in African and African American studies is available at Fordham College at Rose Hill, Fordham College at Lincoln Center, and Fordham School of Professional and Continuing Studies at Rose Hill and Lincoln Center.