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Introduction to the interdisciplinary study of American Indians, African Americans, Latinos and other racial minority groups in the United States.
Credit Hours: 3
Course Format: Lecture
Course Delivery: Classroom
ACE Outcomes: 8, 9
ETHN 113
History of Hip Hop Crosslisted as HIST 113
A chronological and thematic survey of the history of Hip Hop and major debates in Hip-Hop studies. Topics addressed include the elements of Hip-Hop culture, including deejaying, emceeing, sampling, dancing, beatboxing, rapping, graffiti art, fashion, as well as issues of race, politics, gender, sexual orientation, class, commercialism, capitalism, cultural appropriation, and authenticity.
Credit Hours: 3
Course Format: Lecture 3
Course Delivery: Classroom
ACE Outcomes: 9
ETHN 150
African Culture and Civilization Crosslisted as HIST 150
Broad interpretative survey of the major features that have shaped modern African life.
Credit Hours: 3
Course Delivery: Classroom
ACE Outcomes: 9
ETHN 171
History of Latin America Crosslisted as HIST 171
A panoramic analysis, from the pre-Columbian civilizations to the 21st century, focusing on the history of power and culture in order to understand Latin America today.
Credit Hours: 3
Course Format: Lecture 3
Course Delivery: Classroom
ACE Outcomes: 9
Prereqs: Good standing in the University Honors Program or by invitation.
University Honors Seminar 189H is required of all students in the University Honors Program.
Topic varies.
Credit Hours: 3
Course Delivery: Classroom
ETHN 198
Prereqs: If required, will be published before the early registration period.
May be repeated for credit if the topic varies.
This course has no description.
Credit Hours: 1-4
Course Delivery: Classroom
Origins, nature, scope, and relevance of research, theory, and social, political, and cultural institutions in African American Studies.
This course is a prerequisite for: ETHN 446
Credit Hours: 3
Course Delivery: Classroom
ACE Outcomes: 8, 9
Origins, traditions, culture, spirituality and current issues of North America's indigenous populations. Diversity of tribal experiences and issues relevant for Native Nations both present and past.
Credit Hours: 3
Course Delivery: Classroom
ACE Outcomes: 8, 9
Origins, traditions, culture, and current issues of Latina and/or Latino populations in the United States.
Credit Hours: 3
Course Format: Lecture 3
Course Delivery: Classroom
ACE Outcomes: 9
Course offered letter grade only.
Introduction to the geography, history, society, economy, politics, and arts of Africa. Explores connections between the United States and Africa.
Credit Hours: 3
Course Format: Lecture 3
Course Delivery: Classroom
ACE Outcomes: 9
ETHN 211
Intercultural Communication Crosslisted as COMM 211
Exploration of culture as a dimension of all communicative activity. Communication between cultural groups in a variety of contexts, e.g. interpersonal relationships, groups, organizations, politics, and international relations.
Credit Hours: 3
Course Delivery: Classroom
ACE Outcomes: 9
ETHN 212
Introduction to Cultural Anthropology Crosslisted as ANTH 212
Introduction to ethnology and its subfields. Standard topics, problems, and theories considered in ethnology, social anthropology, culture and personality, and applied anthropology.
Credit Hours: 3
Course Delivery: Classroom
ACE Outcomes: 6
ETHN 217
Sociology of Race and Ethnicity Crosslisted as SOCI 217
Prereqs: 3 hrs sociology or related social sciences.
Overview of sociological theories and research on the experiences of different racial, religious, and ethnic groups. Concepts of race and ethnicity, including their social construction.  Historical and contemporary racial and ethnic relations and patterns of inequality. Intersections of race, social institutions, and social policies.
Credit Hours: 3
Course Delivery: Classroom
ACE Outcomes: 6, 9
ETHN 237
Ancient Mesoamerica Crosslisted as ANTH 237, LAMS 237
Ancient civilizations of Mexico and Central America including the Ancient Maya, Aztecs, and Toltecs. Anthropological theories and methods dealing with archaeological data about urbanism, architecture, art, human-environment interaction, etc. in ancient Mesoamerica.
Credit Hours: 3
Course Format: Lecture 3
Course Delivery: Classroom
ACE Outcomes: 6, 9
ETHN 238
Role of the Blacks in the American political system, with emphasis on strategies used to gain political power and influence decision makers; problems faced in the southern and urban political settings.
Credit Hours: 3
Course Delivery: Classroom
ACE Outcomes: 6, 9
ETHN 241
Native American History Crosslisted as HIST 241
History of Native peoples of North America, focusing on peoples of the region that became the United States. Surveys major themes and issues in Native American history from origins to the present day. Includes tribal cultures and politics; responses to and interactions with Europeans and Euroamericans; land loss and the degradation of Native Americans' natural resource bases; "pan-Indian" movements; cultural persistence and revitalization; and tribal economies in the twentieth century.
Credit Hours: 3
Course Delivery: Classroom
ACE Outcomes: 9
ETHN 244
African American Literature since 1865 Crosslisted as ENGL 244
Representative African American works written since 1865, of various genres, studied in their social and historical contexts.
Credit Hours: 3
Course Format: Lecture 3
Course Delivery: Classroom
ACE Outcomes: 5, 9
ETHN 244A
Introduction to African Literature Crosslisted as ENGL 244A
Representative literary works by African writers, mainly in the English language, but with a sampling of works translated from other languages, from the twentieth century, and presented in their social, historical and social contexts.
Credit Hours: 3
Course Delivery: Classroom
ACE Outcomes: 5, 9
ETHN 244E
African American Literature before 1865 Crosslisted as ENGL 244E
Representative early African American works of various genres, studied in their social and historical contexts, from the oral tradition to the Civil War.
Credit Hours: 3
Course Format: Lecture 3
Course Delivery: Classroom
ACE Outcomes: 5, 9
ETHN 245A
Introduction to Asian American literature and relevant historical and cultural background.
Credit Hours: 3
Course Format: Lecture 3
Course Delivery: Classroom
ACE Outcomes: 5, 9
ETHN 245N
Introduction to literature by Native Americans covering early and recent periods.
Credit Hours: 3
Course Format: Lecture 3
Course Delivery: Classroom
ACE Outcomes: 5, 9
ETHN 246
African American history from African origins to 1877. The slave trade. The development of slavery and slave culture. The experience of free black people in both the North and South. The role of black people in the Revolution and the Civil War. Emancipation and Reconstruction and the Compromise of 1877.
Credit Hours: 3
Course Format: Lecture 3
Course Delivery: Classroom
ETHN 247
African American History: After 1877 Crosslisted as HIST 247
African American history from the end of the Reconstruction period through the present. Social, cultural, economic and political history, the Jim Crow era in the South, African American experience in the urban North and West, the Civil Rights Movement, and the post-Civil Rights era.
Credit Hours: 3
Course Format: Lecture 3
Course Delivery: Classroom
ACE Outcomes: 9
ETHN 271
Colonial Latin America Crosslisted as HIST 271, LAMS 271
Pre-1800 content.
Survey of Spanish and Portuguese America that stresses the European background, indigenous peoples, colonial institutions, church, race, ethnicity, gender, sexuality, and the struggle for independence. Focus on the history of power and culture in order to understand colonial Latin America.
Credit Hours: 3
Course Format: Lecture 3
Course Delivery: Classroom
ETHN 272
Modern Latin America Crosslisted as HIST 272, LAMS 272
Survey of the trajectory of the Latin American nation since independence that stresses political, economic, and social problems. Focus on history of power and culture in order to understand Latin America today.
Credit Hours: 3
Course Format: Lecture 3
Course Delivery: Classroom
ETHN 277
Latin American Politics Crosslisted as POLS 277, LAMS 277
Constitutional and political development of selected Latin American countries; contemporary problems and institutions. Latin America in world affairs with special reference to the inter-American relations and the United States.
Credit Hours: 3
Course Format: Lecture 3
Course Delivery: Classroom
ETHN 285
Africa Since 1800 Crosslisted as HIST 285
Beginning with a description of African societies in the nineteenth century, focus is upon African responses to European contact and control, the nature of the colonial systems, and the emergence of new independent states in the twentieth century. Using historical and literary sources, stresses Africa's cultural and social history as well as its political and economic development. Special study units given on the Portuguese territories, Rhodesia, and South Africa.
Credit Hours: 3
Course Format: Lecture 3
Course Delivery: Classroom
ACE Outcomes: 9
Prereqs: Sophomore standing.
Pass/No Pass only. Prior arragement with faculty member. Not open to seniors.
Non-classroom experience that has relevance to Ethnic Studies.
Credit Hours: 1-12
Max credits per semester: 12
Course Format: Independent Study
Course Delivery: Classroom
Prereqs: Sophomore standing.
Not open to seniors. Prior arrangement with faculty member.
Research or readings.
Credit Hours: 1-12
Max credits per semester: 12
Course Format: Independent Study
Course Delivery: Classroom
ETHN 310
Psychology of Immigration Crosslisted as PSYC 310
Prereqs: PSYC 181 or permission.
Examines psychological theory and research on the topic of immigration. Includes the impact of immigration on individual development (e.g., socialization, identity formation, acculturation) and family functioning (e.g., intergenerational relations, gender roles), especially as exemplified by the experiences of Latinos from diverse national backgrounds.
Credit Hours: 3
Course Delivery: Classroom
ETHN 330
Multicultural Education Crosslisted as TEAC 330
Prereqs: Sophomore standing.
Role of minority group status in American society. Ethnic minority group cultures, the existence of subcultures within the mainstream of society, women in the social setting, and their relationship to the American education process. Analytic methods of study.
Credit Hours: 3
Course Format: Lecture 2, Recitation 1
Course Delivery: Classroom
ACE Outcomes: 9
ETHN 333
Immigration and Politics Crosslisted as POLS 333
Immigration as a multifaceted sociopolitical phenomenon. The history of different waves of immigration to the United States. Emphasis on the diversity within every immigrant group, as well as differences and similarities regarding their acculturation process. Public attitudes towards immigration in historical perspective. The American political system's capacity to incorporate newcomers into civic life.
Credit Hours: 3
Course Format: Lecture 3
Course Delivery: Classroom
ACE Outcomes: 9
ETHN 340
American Legal History Crosslisted as HIST 340/840
Prereqs: Sophomore standing or permission.
Evolution of a distinct American legal culture from colonial times to the present, emphasizing the history of the components of the legal system, the judiciary, the bar, litigants, law enforcement and corrections, and legal doctrine.
Credit Hours: 3
Course Delivery: Classroom
ETHN 341
American West to 1900 Crosslisted as HIST 351/851
Prereqs: Sophomore standing.
History of indigenous peoples of the West. Euro-American, African American, Asian, and Latina and/or Latino settlements. The changing environment. Gender issues. Economic activities: fur trading, mining, ranching, farming, and lumbering.
Credit Hours: 3
Course Format: Lecture 3
Course Delivery: Classroom
ETHN 342
History of Plains Indians Crosslisted as HIST 342
Prereqs: Sophomore standing or permission.
In-depth study of the history and culture of Native Americans of the Great Plains from earliest times through the twentieth century, stressing the history of migration, religion, diplomacy, politics, and society. All Indian nations of the Great Plains considered.
Credit Hours: 3
Course Format: Lecture 3
Course Delivery: Classroom
ETHN 344
Ethnicity and Film Crosslisted as ENGL 344
May be repeated once for credit with a different topic.
Construction of ethnic identies in film and TV and the impact of such images on American culture.
Credit Hours: 3
Course Format: Lecture 3
Course Delivery: Classroom
ETHN 344B
Black Women Authors Crosslisted as ENGL 344B, WMNS 344B
May not be offered every year.
Representative works by Black women, composed in various genres, studied in their social and historical contexts.
Credit Hours: 3
Course Format: Lecture 3
Course Delivery: Classroom
ACE Outcomes: 5, 9
ETHN 344D
African-Caribbean Literature Crosslisted as ENGL 344D
Course not taught every year.
History and multi-generic variety of African-Caribbean literature written in English.
Credit Hours: 3
Course Format: Lecture 3
Course Delivery: Classroom
ACE Outcomes: 5, 9
ETHN 345D
Chicana and/or Chicano Literature Crosslisted as ENGL 345D
Introduction to literature by and about Mexican-Americans in its cultural and historical context.
Credit Hours: 3
Course Format: Lecture 3
Course Delivery: Classroom
ACE Outcomes: 5, 9
ETHN 345N
Native American Women Writers Crosslisted as ENGL 345N, WMNS 345N
Representative writings by Native American women in their social and historical contexts.
Credit Hours: 3
Course Format: Lecture 3
Course Delivery: Classroom
ACE Outcomes: 5, 9
ETHN 346
Cuban-American Literature Crosslisted as ENGL 346
An analysis of a variety of works authored by Cuban-Americans in their historical, cultural, and literary contexts.
Credit Hours: 3
Course Format: Lecture 3
Course Delivery: Classroom
ACE Outcomes: 5, 9
ETHN 347
African Architecture Crosslisted as ARCH 347/547, AHIS 366
Prereqs: Sophomore standing.
Survey of the architectural traditions of the African continent, from pre-historic times to the present day. Buildings-famous and typical-theories, and approaches that are appropriate to the specific cultural environments.
Credit Hours: 3
Course Format: Lecture
Course Delivery: Classroom
ETHN 350
Prereqs: 6 hrs social science.
Introduction to the ethnography of native Latin America outlining the history and lifeways of indigenous peoples of the region. Indigenous culture, and change and resistance to European colonialism from the pre-Columbian through modern periods. Contemporary indigenous political organizing around issue of human and culture rights, the effects of globalization, and the environment.
Credit Hours: 3
Course Format: Lecture 3
Course Delivery: Classroom
ETHN 351
Indigenous Peoples of North America Crosslisted as ANTH 351
Prereqs: 3 hrs ANTH.
Overview of the pre-contact, contact and post-contact experiences of indigenous peoples of North America.
Credit Hours: 3
Course Format: Lecture 3
Course Delivery: Classroom
ETHN 352
Indigenous Peoples of the Great Plains Crosslisted as ANTH 352
Prereqs: 3 hrs ANTH.
Overview of the pre-colonial, colonial and post-colonial experiences of indigenous peoples of the Great Plains region in North America.
Credit Hours: 3
Course Format: Lecture 3
Course Delivery: Classroom
ACE Outcomes: 8
ETHN 356
African-American Women's History Crosslisted as HIST 356, WMNS 356
Prereqs: Sophomore standing.
Surveys Black and/or African-American women's history from the 15th to the late 20th century. The transatlantic slave trade, "New World" experiences, slavery and resistance, sexuality, cultural persistence and evolution, racial strife, the struggle for civil rights, and black womanist and feminist theories.
Credit Hours: 3
Course Format: Lecture
Course Delivery: Classroom
ETHN 357
Mexican-American History Crosslisted as HIST 357, LAMS 357
Prereqs: Sophomore standing or permission.
Survey of Mexican-Americans in the United States emphasizing the Spanish-Mexican borderlands frontier, Mexican-American culture, the Anglo-American conquest, and the cultural conflict and fusion since the treaty of Guadalupe-Hidalgo.
Credit Hours: 3
Course Delivery: Classroom
ETHN 358
Native American Women Crosslisted as HIST 358, WMNS 358
History of the indigenous women of North America. Gender roles and kinship organization, women's work and economic activities, political and diplomatic roles, and everyday lives and relationships. Analysis of change over time and the effects of colonization and dominant society's imposition of patriarchy. Famous indigenous women such as: Pocahontas, Sacagewea, Nancy Ward, and Winona LaDuke. Contemporary issues.
Credit Hours: 3
Course Format: Lecture 3
Course Delivery: Classroom
ACE Outcomes: 9
ETHN 362
Peoples and Cultures of Africa Crosslisted as ANTH 362
Prereqs: 3 hrs ANTH.
Introduction to the ethnological complexity and cultural diversity of the native ways of life based on the ethnographies of several differing peoples in relation to the areal cultural patterns in contrasting geographical regions. Relations to other portions of the world in culture history and colonial relations.
Credit Hours: 3
Course Format: Lecture 3
Course Delivery: Classroom
ACE Outcomes: 6
Prereqs: Sophomore standing.
Survey and analysis of the struggle of African Americans and their allies to topple white supremacy and gain access to the political process. The role race played in American politics from the New Deal through the Emergence of the New Right.
Credit Hours: 3
Course Format: Lecture 3
Course Delivery: Classroom
ETHN 370
Colonial Mexico Crosslisted as HIST 370
Prereqs: Sophomore standing.
HIST/ETHN 370 is a pre-1800 course.
From the preconquest (thirteenth century) to independence (1821). The foundation and development of political, social, economic, and religious patterns.
Credit Hours: 3
Course Format: Lecture 3
Course Delivery: Classroom
ETHN 371
Modern Mexico Crosslisted as HIST 371
Prereqs: Sophomore standing.
Social, economic, and political development of Mexico from 1821 to the present. The Revolution of 1910 and its background and aftermath.
Credit Hours: 3
Course Format: Lecture 3
Course Delivery: Classroom
ETHN 373
Latin America and Global Relations Crosslisted as HIST 373, LAMS 373
Prereqs: Junior standing.
Analysis of the role of the Latin American nations in world affairs, emphasizing intellectual, economic, and diplomatic relations with the United States and Europe. Understanding of the position and problems of Latin America in the present world.
Credit Hours: 3
Course Format: Lecture 3
Course Delivery: Classroom
ETHN 374
History of Brazil Crosslisted as HIST 374, LAMS 374
Prereqs: Sophomore standing.
History of Brazil from 1500 to the present, emphasizing political institutions, economic cycles, social structure, and religious and cultural patterns.
Credit Hours: 3
Course Format: Lecture 3
Course Delivery: Classroom
Groups: Latin American, Asian, Middle Eastern or African History
ETHN 375
Conflict and Development in Africa Crosslisted as POLS 375
Uses knowledge, theories, methods, and historical perspectives appropriate to the social sciences to understand the causes of conflict and development in Africa. Pays attention to the diversity of conflict and development-related experiences on the continent.
Credit Hours: 3
Course Format: Lecture 3
Course Delivery: Classroom
ACE Outcomes: 6, 9
ETHN 380
Geography of Africa Crosslisted as GEOG 380, NRES 380
Overview of the major physical and human landscapes in Africa. Prominent past and current events will be placed into a spatial context in an attempt to develop insight into the interrelationships that exist among people, cultures, countries, economies, and the environment, not only within Africa, but between Africa and the rest of the world.
Credit Hours: 3
Course Format: Lecture 3
Course Delivery: Classroom
ACE Outcomes: 9
ETHN 385
Examines the experiences of people of African descent on the continent and in the Diasporas of Europe, The Caribbean, and the United States.
Credit Hours: 3
Course Format: Lecture 3
Course Delivery: Classroom
ETHN 398
Prereqs: If required, will be published before the early registration period.
This course will be used for a variety of different topics.
Credit Hours: 3-4
Course Delivery: Classroom
ETHN 399H
Prereqs: Candidate for degree with distinction or with high distinction or with highest distinction in the College of Arts and Sciences; good standing in the University Honors Program or by invitation.
Cannot be taken "Pass/No Pass". Prior arrangement with faculty member.
This course has no description.
Credit Hours: 1-6
Max credits per semester: 6
Course Format: Independent Study
Course Delivery: Classroom
ETHN 400
Prereqs: Junior standing; ETHN major or minor.
ETHN 400 is the capstone course for the ETHN major or minor.
Integration, synthesis, and exposure to current research and scholarship within the discipline of Ethnic Studies.
Credit Hours: 3
Course Format: Lecture 3
Course Delivery: Classroom
ACE Outcomes: 10
ETHN 425
Psychology of Racism Crosslisted as PSYC 425/825
Prereqs: For psychology majors: PSYC 350.
For non-psychology majors: any research methods course.
Major terms and issues in psychology that pertain to race and racism in the United States. General principles of the psychology of racism that are universal. Psychology of the major racial minority groups in the United States examined through their unique cultures, histories, traditions, and collective identities. Research methods for the psychology of racism reviewed as a basis for interpreting research results.
Credit Hours: 3
Course Delivery: Classroom
ETHN 445
Ethnic Literature Crosslisted as ENGL 445/845
Prereqs: Junior standing.
Works of writers with connections to one or more American ethnic communities, seen in their historical, intellectual, and cultural context. Survey of ethnic literature.
Credit Hours: 3
Course Format: Lecture 3
Course Delivery: Classroom
ETHN 445B
Topics in African American Literature Crosslisted as ENGL 445B/845B
Prereqs: Junior standing.
The study of a particular topic in African American poetry, fiction, and/or non-fiction prose.
Credit Hours: 3
Course Format: Lecture 3
Course Delivery: Classroom
ETHN 445K
Topics in African Literature Crosslisted as ENGL 445K/845K
Prereqs: Junior standing.
Topics in African poetry, fiction, and/or non-fiction prose.
Credit Hours: 3
Course Format: Lecture 3
Course Delivery: Classroom
ETHN 445N
Topics in Native American Literature Crosslisted as ENGL 445N/845N
Prereqs: Junior standing.
Topics in Native American poetry, fiction, and/or non-fiction prose. Critical theory and cultural criticism.
Credit Hours: 3
Course Format: Lecture 3
Course Delivery: Classroom
Prereqs: ETHN 200.
Mass or popular black movements. Human rights and their political, cultural, and intellectual impact, historical continuity, and organization.
Credit Hours: 3
Course Format: Lecture 3
Course Delivery: Classroom
ETHN 448/848
Family Diversity Crosslisted as SOCI 448/848
Prereqs: 9 hrs sociology or related social sciences.
Analyzes diversity in family structure and family choices. Includes: rural families, gay/lesbian families, Native American families, African American families, Latino families, working class and working poor families and cohabitation.
Credit Hours: 3
Course Delivery: Classroom
ETHN 451
Prereqs: ANTH 351 or 352.
Political, economic, and social issues concerning indigenous peoples in North America.
Credit Hours: 3
Course Format: Lecture 3
Course Delivery: Classroom
ACE Outcomes: 10
ETHN 454
Physical Health Disparities Crosslisted as SOCI 454/854
Prereqs: 9 hrs of sociology or related social sciences.
Contribution of social inequality to health outcomes; Intersection of individual and social factors through which racial, economic, and gender differences in health emerge.
Credit Hours: 3
Course Format: Lecture 3
Course Delivery: Classroom
ETHN 459
Women and Gender in African Societies Crosslisted as HIST 459/859, WMNS 459/859
Explores how the contemporary women’s movement has emerged within Africa and its relationship to social change.
Credit Hours: 3
Course Format: Lecture 3
Course Delivery: Classroom
ETHN 460
The Civil Rights Movement Crosslisted as HIST 460/860
Prereqs: Junior standing.
Survey and analysis of the origins, contours, activities, ideas, movement centers, personalities, and legacies of the Civil Rights and Black Power movements in the U.S. A. from the 1950's through the 1970's. The roles of the African-American masses, college and high school students, and women. The points of conflict and cooperation between African-American and mainstream American society.
Credit Hours: 3
Course Format: Lecture
Course Delivery: Classroom
ETHN 463
Indigenous Peoples of Latin America Crosslisted as HIST 463/863, LAMS 463
Includes Indian politics, ideologies about Latin American indigenous peoples, global issues, and inter-ethnic relationships in Latin America.
Credit Hours: 3
Course Format: Lecture 3
Course Delivery: Classroom
ETHN 464
Native American History: Selected Topics Crosslisted as HIST 464/864
Prereqs: Junior standing.
Issues in Native American History. Topics may include: Native Americans and the environment; Native Americans in the 19th or 20th century; Native Americans and federal Indian policy; Native Americans and gender; and Native Americans of regions other than the Great Plains.
Credit Hours: 3
Max credits per degree: 3
Course Format: Lecture 3
Course Delivery: Classroom
ETHN 474
African Americans in the Jazz Age Crosslisted as HIST 474/874
Prereqs: Junior standing. A basic understanding of United States history is recommended.
Race relations and African American experience from the 1910s through WW II. Jim Crow, the Great Migration, WW I, “The New Negro,” Harlem Renaissance, jazz/blues/gospel music, political radicalism, the Great Depression, and WW II.
Credit Hours: 3
Course Format: Lecture 3
Course Delivery: Classroom
ETHN 476A
Gender and Sexuality in Latin America Crosslisted as HIST 476A/876A, WMNS 476A/876A
Prereqs: Junior standing.
Experience of femininity and masculinity compared according to time and place, revealing the intimate connections with nation, modernity, race, and ethnicity.
Credit Hours: 3
Course Format: Lecture 3
Course Delivery: Classroom
ETHN 476B
Race in Modern Latin America Crosslisted as HIST 476B/876B
Prereqs: Junior standing.
The experience of race and ethnicity in the 20th and 21st centuries compared according to time and place, revealing the intimate connections with nation and modernity.
Credit Hours: 3
Course Format: Lecture 3
Course Delivery: Classroom
ETHN 477
Indigenous Peoples of the World Crosslisted as HIST 477/877
Prereqs: Junior standing.
Indigenous peoples worldwide and current issues concerning them. Tribal sovereignty, territorial conflicts, globalization, ecosystem destruction, human rights, and the World Indigenous Movement.
Credit Hours: 3
Course Format: Lecture 3
Course Delivery: Classroom
ETHN 481/881
Minority Groups Crosslisted as SOCI 481/881
Prereqs: 9 hrs sociology or related social sciences.
Systematic examination of racial, ethnic, and other minority groups. History and present status of such groups, the origins of prejudice and discrimination, and the application of social science knowledge toward the elimination of minority group problems.
Credit Hours: 3
Course Delivery: Classroom
ETHN 486
History of South Africa Crosslisted as HIST 486/886
Prereqs: Junior standing.
Survey of the history of South Africa from the Stone Age to the evolution of the political, economic, legal and social framework of apartheid, and the recent efforts to achieve political accommodation.
Credit Hours: 3
Course Delivery: Classroom
Prereqs: Junior standing.
Pass/No Pass only. Prior arrangement with faculty member.
Non-classroom experience that has relevance to Ethnic Studies.
Credit Hours: 1-12
Max credits per semester: 12
Course Format: Independent Study
Course Delivery: Classroom
ETHN 498
Prereqs: Permission.
This course has no description.
Credit Hours: 3-4
Course Delivery: Classroom
Prereqs: Junior standing.
Prior arrangement with faculty member.
Ethnic Studies research or readings.
Credit Hours: 1-12
Max credits per semester: 12
Course Format: Independent Study
Course Delivery: Classroom

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