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Minor in American Multicultural Studies {18-19}

Minor in American Multicultural Studies

Description
American Multicultural Studies Minor - 18 credits

Core Requirements ( 6 credits )

AMCS 100 America's Mosaic (3)
AMCS 300 Theories and Methods in American Multicultural Studies (3)

Restricted Electives ( 12 credits )

Students must select one course from the list below, plus one course from three of the four areas (African American Studies, American Indian Studies, Asian American Studies and Chicano/Latino Studies) for a total of 12 credits.

AMCS 233 Education and Multicultural America (3)
AMCS 312 Origins of Multicultural America (3)
AMCS 372 Dynamics of Prejudice and Oppression (3)
AMCS 492 Capstone Seminar in American Multicultural Studies (3)
ECON 305 The Economics of Poverty, Discrimination, and Inequality (3)
POL 265 International Protection of Human Rights (3)
POL 333 Constitutional Law II: Civil Rights and Liberties (3)
SOC 210 Social Problems (3)
SOC 325 Social Movements (3)
SOC 407 Contemporary Sociological Theory (3)
WS 312 Rhetorics of Resistance: Feminist Responses from the Humanities (3)
WS 415 Media and Diverse Identities (3)

African American Studies (Area 1)
Student may take topics, readings, or internship courses as long as they have an African American Studies emphasis.

AMCS 209 African American Humanities I: Roots (3)
AMCS 210 African American Humanities II: 1865-Present (3)
AMCS 315 African American Images in Film (3)
AMCS 325 African American Theatre (3)
ENGL 356 African American Literature (3)
HIST 304 History of Africa (3)
HIST 377 African-American in U.S. History (3)
THTR 325 African American Theatre (3)

American Indian Studies (Area 2)
Student may take topics, readings, or internship courses as long as they have an American Indian Studies emphasis.

AMCS 320 American Indian Belief Systems (3)
ANTH 311 American Indians and the Environment (3)
ANTH 315 North American Archaeology (3)
ANTH 327 The Aztecs (3)
ANTH 337 The Maya (3)
ENGL 352 Native American Literature (3)

Asian American Studies (Area 3)
Student may take topics, readings, or internship courses as long as they have an Asian American Studies emphasis.

AMCS 220 Contemporary Asian America (3)
AMCS 368 Transnational Asian Adoption (3)
ANTH 308/INTL 308 Migration and Human Adaptation (3)
HIST 301 East Asian History I (3)
HIST 302 East Asian History II (3)
HIST 373 Monsoon Asia: People and the Environment (3)
INTL 364/POL 364 International Migration (3)
JAPN 142 Introduction to Japanese Culture (3)

Chicano/Latino Studies (Area 4)
Student may take topics, readings, or internship courses as long as they have an Chicano/Latino Studies emphasis.

AMCS 302 Latinos of the Caribbean: Cuba, Dominican Republic, and Puerto Rico (3)
AMCS 303 Latinos in the United States (3)
ANTH 327 The Aztecs (3)
ANTH 337 The Maya (3)
HIST 334 History of Latin America II (3)
HIST 336 History of Mexico (3)