African American Black Studies Major

Description: A program that focuses on the history, sociology, politics, culture, and economics of the North American peoples descended from the African diaspora; focusing on the United States, Canada, and the Caribbean, but also including reference to Latin American elements of the diaspora. Is African American Black Studies the right major for you?
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African American Black Studies Major

What Courses Do African American Black Studies Majors Take?

The required and elective courses you would take for African American Black Studies majors vary considerably among institutions. Courses are listed here that are illustrative of the breadth of topics you are likely to experience were you to major in this field.

  • Anthropology
  • Foreign Language
  • Political Science
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