UNIVERSITY CATALOG: 2020-2021

Africana Studies, B.A. (2021-2022 Archive)
African-American Urban Education Option

YEAR 1: 1st Semester

Course Units
AFRS 100 (meets GE F Comparative Cultural Studies & GE Ethnic Studies) 3
GE Basic Skills: A2 Written Communication 3
GE Basic Skills: B4 Mathematics and Quantitative Reasoning 3
GE E Lifelong Learning 3
Elective 3
Total 15

YEAR 1: 2nd Semester

Course Units
AFRS 168 3
GE Basic Skills: A1 Oral Communication 3
GE Basic Skills: A3 Critical Thinking 3
GE B1 Physical Science or GE B2 Life Science 2
GE B3 Science Laboratory Activity 1
Elective 3
Total 15

YEAR 2: 1st Semester

Course Units
AFRS 201 (meets GE D1 Social Sciences) 3
AFRS 220 or AFRS 221 (meets GE D1 Social Sciences) 3
AFRS 271 (meets GE C3 American History Institutions and Ideals) 3
GE B1 Physical Science or GE B2 Life Science (select from GE subarea not previously completed) 3
Elective 3
Total 15

YEAR 2: 2nd Semester

Course Units
AFRS 245* or AFRS 252 3
AFRS 272 3
GE C1 Arts 3
Electives 6
Total 15

YEAR 3: 1st Semester

Course Units
AFRS 350 3
Urban Education Option Elective selected from: AFRS 300*, AFRS 324*, AFRS 325*, AFRS 395, AFRS 488 3
GE B5 Scientific Inquiry and Quantitative Reasoning 3
GE D3 and D4 Constitution of the United States and State and Local Government 3
Elective 3
Total 15

YEAR 3: 2nd Semester

Course Units
AFRS 391 or AFRS 392 3
AFRS 420 or AFRS 421 3
GE Upper Division Section F Comparative Cultural Studies 3
Electives 6
Total 15

YEAR 4: 1st Semester

Course Units
AFRS 397 3
AFRS 417 3
GE Upper Division Section C2 Humanities 3
Electives 6
Total 15

YEAR 4: 2nd Semester

Course Units
AFRS 498 (offered spring only) 3
Urban Education Option Elective selected from: AFRS 300, AFRS 324, AFRS 325, AFRS 395, AFRS 488 3
Electives 9
Total 15
OVERALL TOTAL UNITS 120

One course for the degree must have an Ethnic Studies/ES designation. AFRS 100 meets this requirement.

A minimum of 40 units of upper division overall is required for the degree.

*AFRS 245 may double count for GE C2 Humanities; AFRS 300, AFRS 324 or AFRS 325 may double count for GE F Comparative Cultural Studies.