PROGRAMS OF STUDY


     
         
     

AFRICAN-AMERICAN STUDIES
Career Studies Certificate AL

Purpose: The program is specifically designed for both degree seeking and non-degree seeking students who are interested in reviewing or developing in-depth understanding and appreciation of African American culture, history, and language. Other students will be able to enhance their employability in careers such as teaching or social service occupations.

First Year

1st Semester

2nd Semester


 

   HIS

141

African-American History I

3

 

ENG

253

Survey of African-American Literature I

3

 

 

   HIS

142

African-American History II

 

3

 

ENG

254

Survey of African-American Literature II

 

3

 


 

 

Total Credits/Semester

6

6

Second Year

1st Semester

2nd Semester


 

   HIS

203

History of African Civilization I

3

 

   HIS

261

Topics in Cultural Ethnicity I

3

 

 

   HIS

204

History of African Civilization II

 

3

 


 

 

Total Credits/Semester

6

3

Total credits for the African-American Studies Career Studies Certificate = 21.

All first-time students must take a one-credit Student Development (SDV) course prior to enrolling in their 16th credit at NVCC.

1 Prerequisites for these courses are ENG 111 and 112.

 

       
 
       

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