The Carter G. Woodson Institute, U.Va.

The Carter G. Woodson Institute

for African-American and African Studies at the University of Virginia

Woodson Institute Minors

African American and African Studies Minor

Requirements


A minor in African American and African Studies consists of completion of AAS 1010 and AAS 1020 with a grade of C or better in each course; twelve credits beyond AAS 1010 and AAS 1020, chosen from the list of approved courses posted on the Woodson Institute’s website; and a minimum GPA of 2.0 in all courses counted toward the minor. Up to six credits of relevant study abroad may apply to the minor with the prior approval of Director of Undergraduate Programs.

 


 

Students considering a minor in African American and African Studies may consult any AAS faculty advisor, or contact the Director of Undergraduate Programs (DUP), Andrew Kahrl.

The procedure for declaring a minor in African American and African Studies is as follows:

African American and African Studies Minor Declaration Form (pdf)

 

AFRICAN STUDIES MINOR 

Requirements


 

A minor in African Studies consists of six courses (totaling a minimum of 20 credits) taken from at least two departments. There are no prerequisites. To complete the minor, students must take HIAF 2001 and HIAF 2002 and earn a grade of C or better in both courses; take twelve additional credits approved by the Director of Undergraduate Programs and earn a minimum GPA of 2.0 in all courses counted toward the minor. Up to six credits of relevant study abroad may apply to the minor.

 

 


 Declaring an AS Minor

The procedure for declaring a minor in African Studies is as follows

African Studies Minor Declaration Form (pdf)

 

 

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