Major Requirements

Courses Number of Courses Credits
AAST 100: Intro to African American Studies 1 3
AAST 101: Intro to African Diaspora Studies 1 3
AAST 206: Interdisciplinary Research Methods 1 3
AAT 246: Black Lives in Historical Context 1 3
History Elective (200 level) 1 3
AAST 401: Senior Seminar 1 3
AAST History Elective* 1 3
Course in Black Queer and Feminist Studies (100 or 200 level)** 1 3
Course in Cultural Production and Analysis (100 or 200 level)** 1 3
Course in Diasporic and Transnational Studies (100 or 200 level)** 1 3
Course in Race, Politics, and Institutions (100 or 200 level)** 1 3
Electives (one at 300 level and one at 400 level) 2 6
Total Credits: 39

* Students can substitute with a AAST theme course at a 100 & 200 level.

**To view courses in each theme category, click here.

Black Queer and Feminist Studies Courses Cultural Production and Analysis Courses Diasporic and Transnational Studies Courses Race, Politics, and Institutions Courses History Electives
249, 261, 272, 294, 406 103, 104, 105, 110, 111, 247, 248, 249, 250, 261, 262, 263, 264, 265, 266, 294, 306, 351, 441, 481, 490 110, 125, 229, 266, 294, 407, 441, 481, 490 103, 104, 105, 203, 229, 247, 248, 249, 250, 258, 262, 263, 271, 272, 294, 306, 406, 407, 441, 481, 492, 496 247, 248