Minor Requirements

Undergraduate students will be expected to complete at least 18 credit hours of HGS courses with a grade of C- or higher in at least three departments, including Anthropology, Black Studies, History, Philosophy, Political Science, Religious Studies and Sociology.  A course in another department may be permissible with review and approval by the HGS director.

 

Three courses below are required:

HIST 4720/RELI 4160/RELI 8166/HIST 8726The Holocaust

3 credits

HIST 4740/HIST 8746Comparative Genocide

3 credits

PSCI 4260/PSCI 8266International Law

3 credits

The remaining 9 hours must be chosen from the following list:

 

Anthropology

ANTH 3220Peoples and Cultures of Native North America

3 credits

Black Studies
BLST 1340Introduction to Contemporary Africa

3 credits

History
HIST 2580Modern Germany

3 credits

HIST 2920/BLST 2120History of Modern Africa

3 credits

HIST 4170/HIST 8176The American Frontier: 1800-1900

3 credits

HIST 4400/HIST 8406History of North American Indians

3 credits

HIST 4720/RELI 4160/RELI 8166/HIST 8726The Holocaust

3 credits

Philosophy
PHIL 1020Contemporary Moral Problems

3 credits

PHIL 2030Introduction to Ethics

3 credits

PHIL 3210Social Philosophy

3 credits

Political Science
PSCI 2210Introduction to International Relations

3 credits

PSCI 3220/PSCI 8225International Organizations

3 credits

PSCI 3920Special Topics in Political Science

3 credits

PSCI 4020/PSCI 8026Political Psychology

3

PSCI 4240/PSCI 8246International Conflict Resolution

3 credits

PSCI 4260/PSCI 8266International Law

3 credits

PSCI 4290/PSCI 8296/CACT 8306International Development & Sustainability

3 credits

PSCI 4340/PSCI 8346Contemporary Political Theory

3 credits

**PSCI 3920 when taught as Gender and Global Politics

Religion
RELI 3060Religions of the West

3 credits

RELI 3500Special Topics in Religion

3 credits

RELI 4150/RELI 8156Judaism in the Modern Age

3 credits

**RELI 3500: When topic pertains to HGS

Sociology
SOC 3900Race and Ethnic Relations in the U.S.

3 credits