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2012-2013 Undergraduate Catalog 
2012-2013 Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Global African Studies Minor

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Olúfémi Táíwò, PhD, Director


The global African studies minor is designed to educate students about the African World, globally conceived. On one hand, it takes the African American experience as the anchor. On the other, it enables students to acquire knowledge of the African World outside the United States, including the rest of the “New World” from Canada to Chile and all points in-between, as well as Africa, and wherever else in the world the African presence is to be found.

For further information, please contact the director or check the website at seattleu.edu/artsci/GASP.


In order to earn a minor in global African studies, students must complete 35 credits with a grade point average of 2.00, including:

Choose 15 credits from the following:

(see departmental listings for non-GAST course descriptions )


*Students in the College of Arts and Sciences take HIST 120  for core; this course satisfies their additional college requirement in history.

Courses selected for the minor in Global African Studies may include those which fulfill university core or elective requirements and those taken to fulfill a major.

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