Interdisciplinary Studies (Pre-Designed) - American Studies Area of Concentration, B.A.
|IDST elective at the 100-200 level 1||3|
|Select one of the following:||3|
|World History in Contexts|
|Topics in Culture and Society 2|
|One additional IDST elective (transnational focus) 3||3|
|IDST 401||Senior Seminar||3|
|ENGL 207||Introduction to American Ethnic Studies||3|
|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 advisor||12|
With the approval of the students’ IDST advisor, the “additional IDST elective” may be replaced by an elective in the students’ area(s) of study provided the course is interdisciplinary in content/approach.
such as ENGL 375 Civil War in Literature and Film.
e.g. ENGL 381 African American Literature.