Requirements

Requirements for the American Ethnic Studies Minor (5 Credits)

Core courses (2 credits)

  • AES 150 Introduction to American Ethnic Studies
  • AES 330 Theory and Methods in American Ethnic Studies

Elective Courses (3): NOTE: No more than one 100-level course and no more than 2 electives from one discipline.

  • AES 144 Topics in American Ethnic Studies
  • AES 344 Advanced Topics in American Ethnic Studies
  • ANTH 231 (TH; US) Native North American Cultures
  • ANTH 303 Museum Studies Seminar
  • ANTH 351 (EV) Indigenous Peoples, Human Rights, and the Environment
  • CCM 261 (EV) Persuasion and Mass Media: Race and Ethnicity*
  • CCM 360 Topics in Public Discourse: Race, Gender and the Public Sphere*
  • ENGL 116W (IT) Topics in American Literature*
  • ENGL 337 African American Literature I: Slave Narratives and Early African American Literary Tradition
  • ENGL 338 African American Literature II
  • ENGL 344 Major Authors*
  • ENGL 354 The Novel*
  • ENGL 361 Modern Poetry & Poetics
  • ENGL 450 Advanced Studies in Authorship*
  • HIST 131 (TH) Historical Inquiry*
  • HIST 259 American Jewish History
  • HIST 262 American Women's History
  • HIST 301W Themes in American Social History
  • HIST 306 History Through Biography*
  • HIST 307 American Immigration History
  • HIST 342 Studies in American History*
  • HIST 361 African American History 1619-1865
  • HIST 362 African American History 1865-present
  • IDS 205 Chemawa Indian School Partnership Program
  • IDS 215 Willamette Academy Service Learning (.5)
  • IDS 343 Field Studies in Chicago
  • IDS 396 Chemawa Indian School Partnership Program Internship
  • POLI 303 (EV) Topics in Political Theory
  • POLI 318 (EV) Death in America
  • REL 214 (TH) Religion in America
  • REL 252 Soul Food: Eating and Drinking in Western Religion
  • SOC 114 (US) Racism & White Supremacy in the U.S.
  • SOC/ANTH 358 Topics in Sociology/Topics in Anthropology*

* Selected Topics Only