The minor in ethnic studies, offered by the School of Humanities, Arts, and Cultural Studies, introduces a general conceptual framework regarding race and ethnicity and how these intersect in the construction of social formations.
The minor program in ethnic studies introduces a general conceptual framework regarding race and ethnicity and how these intersect in the construction of social formations. The program is offered by the School of Humanities, Arts and Cultural Studies.
At A Glance
All students are required to meet general university admission requirements:
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The minor consists of 18 credit hours, 12 of which must be at the upper-division level. Students are encouraged to take courses that develop breadth rather than limiting their selection to courses in one particular discipline. Up to three credit hours of individualized instruction may be applied toward the minor. All courses must be passed with a minimum grade of "C" (2.00).
Core requirements: (6 credit hours)
ETH 100 Ethnic and Indigenous Lives, SB, C (3)
HRC 200 Introduction to Social and Critical Analysis (3)
Ethnic studies elective course work: (12 credit hours)
These courses must be chosen from the approved ethnic studies course list in consultation with the ethnic studies advisor.
Depending upon a student's undergraduate program of study, prerequisite courses may be needed in order to complete the requirements of this minor.
GPA Requirement: None
Incompatible Majors: None
Other Enrollment Requirements: None
The minor in ethnic studies is open to all ASU undergraduate majors.
Current ASU undergraduate students may pursue a minor and have it recognized on their ASU transcript at graduation. Students interested in pursuing a minor should consult their academic advisor to declare the minor and to ensure that an appropriate set of courses is taken. Minor requirements appear on the degree audit once the minor is added. Certain major and minor combinations may be deemed inappropriate by the college or department of either the major program or the minor. Courses taken for the minor may not count toward both the major and the minor. Students should contact their academic advisor for more information.