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.

Course Title Credits
One African History course
One African-American History course
Electives
Select four courses 1

African History

Course Title Credits
AFAM 1600UNDERSTANDING HISTORICAL CHANGE: AFRICA3
AFAM 3071AFRICAN INTELLECTUAL HISTORY4
AFAM 3140CONTEMPORARY AFRICA4
AFAM 3141WOMEN IN AFRICA4
AFAM 3146CONTEMPORARY AFRICAN IMMIGRATION TO THE UNITED STATES3
AFAM 3148HISTORY OF SOUTH AFRICA4
AFAM 3188EXPLORING AFRICA: ENCOUNTER, EXPEDITION, AND REPRESENTATION4
AFAM 3695MAJOR DEBATES IN AFRICAN STUDIES4

African-American History

Course Title Credits
AFAM 3001AFRICAN AMERICAN HISTORY I4
AFAM 3002AFRICAN AMERICAN HISTORY II4
AFAM 3115MARTIN LUTHER KING JR. AND MALCOLM X4
AFAM 3132BLACK PRISON EXPERIENCE4
AFAM 3632HARLEM RENAISSANCE4
HIST 3001AFRICAN AMERICAN HISTORY I4
HIST 3002AFRICAN AMERICAN HISTORY II4

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.