Academic Catalog

Interdisciplinary Studies (Pre-Designed) - American Studies Area of Concentration, B.A.

IDST elective at the 100-200 level 13
Select one of the following:3
Interpretation
World History in Contexts
Topics in Culture and Society 2
One additional IDST elective (transnational focus) 33
IDST 401Senior Seminar3
ENGL 207Introduction to American Ethnic Studies3
Select three lower level Intersections in American Culture and Society courses (from at least 2 disciplines) of the following:9
Introduction to Latinx Studies
Schools, the Law and Society
Education and Society
Introduction to Mass Media
Nature of New England
United States History to 1877 (OR HIST 114 OR HIST 240)
United States Government
Select two upper level History and English courses (at least one from each discipline) of the following:6
ENGL 365-ENGL 380
Texts in Contexts (American Theme) 4
ENGL 381-ENGL 384
Diverse Voices in American Culture 5
American Literary Survey
Topics in United States History (American Immigration and Ethnicity)
Select four upper level Comparative United States Ethnic Studies courses (from at least 2 disciplines) chosen in consultation with advisor12
Total Hours42