PART OF THE GLOBAL CONNECTIONS FLIGHT PATH

Minor: African Studies
(AFR)

The minor in African Studies enriches students‘ understanding of the interactions among the social, economic, cultural, historical, historical, and geopolitical forces factors that have shaped African societies. African Studies courses are offered by a wide range of departments and programs, from journalism and biology to history and anthropology. Each year, the African Studies Lecture series brings in leading scholars to help students understand interdisciplinary topics of interest. The Acacia Seminars give undergraduates a venue to discuss their research and study abroad experiences, as well as evening social events such as musical performances and film screenings.

 
TOP FIVE REASONS TO STUDY African Studies
  1. Understand the histories, societies, and cultures of this region.

  2. Explore study abroad opportunities across this vast continent.

  3. Participate in an interdisciplinary scholarly community.

  4. Become an informed and engaged global citizen.

  5. Build a foundation for a wide variety of international career possibilities.

African Studies

College of Arts and Sciences
541-346-2829
africa.uoregon.edu

 
COURSES YOU
MAY NEED

     

MINOR CREDITS

Required       16 credits
Electives       12 credits


Total       28 credits

WHERE CAN I GO? WHAT WILL I LEARN? MAJORS COMMONLY
COMBINED WITH:
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541-346-9200
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