The requirements of the American Intercultural Studies minor are as follows:
I. Completion of 18 credit hours in the following distribution:
A. Completion of the nine-hour Required Curriculum.
- Three hours in either: ANTH 1301—Introduction to Anthropology OR SOCI 1301—Introduction to Sociology
- SOCI/ANTH 3327—Contemporary Minorities
- HCOM 3372/ANTH 3332—Intercultural Communication
B. Nine additional hours from the Core Curriculum (see below), including at least three hours in Perspectives coursework and at least three hours in Dynamics coursework.
II. Guidelines for selection of coursework:
A. At least nine hours of coursework in the American Intercultural Studies minor must be upper division.
B. No more than 12 hours of the coursework (including cross-listed courses) can be taken from one department to fulfill the requirements of the minor.
American Intercultural Studies Core*
||African American Literature
||Studies in American Literature: The Harlem Renaissance
||Studies in American Literature: The American Bildungsroman
||The U.S. Latino Experience
||U.S. Latino Cultural and Artistic Expression
||Latin American Cultural Traditions
||The African American Experience Through Reconstruction
||The African American Experience Since Reconstruction
||Latin American Perspectives
||Jazz History and Styles
||Relaciones fronterizas México-Estados Unidos (bilinguë) (also listed as SOCI/INTL 3343)
||The History of the United States Through Reconstruction
||The History of the United States Since Reconstruction
||Early American Social History
||Modern American Culture
||Relaciones fronterizas México-Estados Unidos (bilinguë) (also listed as SOCI/ANTH 3343)
||Civil Rights and Liberties
||Religion in the United States
||Social Inequality (also listed as URBS 2328)
||Relaciones fronterizas México-Estados Unidos (bilinguë) (also listed as ANTH/INTL 3343)
||Social Inequality (also listed as SOCI 2328)
*When departments offer a relevant course coded under a “special topics” or “variable content” designation, the Faculty Advisory Committee may approve such course for inclusion within the core curriculum of the minor.