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Center for Curriculum and Transfer Articulation
Major: 6226N
First Term: 2018 Fall   
Award: AC  
Total Credits: 15-18
CIP Code: 05.0201
Occupational Area: N/A

Instructional Council: Ethnic Studies (92)
GPA: 2.00
SOC Code: 25-1062

Description: The interdisciplinary Academic Certificate (AC) in African-American Studies enhances studentsÂ’ understanding of African-Americans by examining history, social issues, literature, culture, religion, ethnic relations, and gender issues. Through coursework, students develop skills in critical thinking, inquiry, and discourse while becoming more informed.

Required Courses
AFR110 Introduction to African-American Studies (SB, C) 3
AFR/ASB/CCS202 Ethnic Relations in the United States (SB, C, H) 3
Credits: 6

Program Competencies
1. Describe the impact of slavery, the Civil War, and reconstruction on African-Americans today and the characteristics of the current African-American population in the United States. (AFR110)
2. Explain core concepts related to race, ethnicity, and culture. (AFR/ASB202)
MCCCD Governing Board Approval Date: 2-26-08

All information published is subject to change without notice. Every effort has been made to ensure the accuracy of information presented, but based on the dynamic nature of the curricular process, course and program information is subject to change in order to reflect the most current information available.