Welcome to Foundations in African & African-American Studies!

African & African American studies explores the artistic, linguistic, cultural, historical, literary, and theoretical expressions of the peoples Africa and the African Diaspora. This 1-credit course is designed to introduce students to themes in African & African American Studies. Particular attention will be paid to the interdisciplinary of African & African American Studies as faculty members present their particular disciplinary approach and research. Furthermore, students explore how those with African and/or African American Studies degrees utilize their knowledge in graduate and professional programs or the working world. Alumni of African & African American Studies will share the impact the major has had on their current professional endeavors.