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Department of History & Geography

Department of History & Geography

Departmental Minors

African-American Studies

15 semester hours selected from HIST 3115, HIST 3116, HIST 5112, HIST 5566, ITDS 1146, ENGL 3131, ENGL 3132, POLS 3116, MUSC 3230, MUSC 5219, and SOCI 3117. Students can apply a total of 3 or 6 elective hours toward the minor provided the course contains significant content pertaining to African-American studies. The elective courses must be approved by the chair of the department of history.

Geography

16 semester hours to include GEOG 1101, GEOG 2215, GEOG 3108 and GEOG 4000 and two courses from the following: GEOG 3556, GEOG 3215, GEOG 3116, GEOG 5105, GEOG 5215, GEOL 5128, GEOL 5135 and ENVR 6105. A grade of C or better is required of all courses in the minor.

History

18 semester hours in history courses, including HIST 3125, and 15 additional semester hours at the 3000 level or above. Two courses must be 5000 level courses, one in the field of U.S. History and one in either European or World History. Internships and independent study courses may not be used to satisfy requirements for this minor.

Latin American Studies

18 semester hours from the following courses: ANTH 5305, ANTH 5515, ANTH 5555, ARTH 3555, BUSA 3135, COMM 4555, ECON 3165, HIST 3135, HIST 3136, HIST 3137, HIST 5535U, MGMT 4116, POLS 3146, POLS 3555, SPAN 2002, SPAN 3150, SPAN 3160, SPAN 3170, AND SPAN 3175. Selected topics courses (ANTH 5305, ANTH 5515, ANTH 5555, ARTH 3555, COMM 4555, ECON 3165, and POLS 3555) must be approved by the Director of the Center for International Education.