Peace and Human Rights Minor: Degree Requirements

Peace and Human Rights Minor:
Degree Requirements

The Peace and Human Rights Studies minor is a fifteen-hour interdisciplinary program compatible with any undergraduate major. The program draws on all disciplines which have peace and human rights components including anthropology, art, business, history, literature, philosophy, political science, sociology and woman’s studies. Students are encouraged to think critically and to broadly explore issues of fundamental significance in today’s world relating to peace and human rights.

The Peace and Human Rights minor consistes of a minimum of 15 credits.

A 400-level Independent Study, in a variety of disciplines, may substitute for PHI 400 only when approved by the Peace and human Rights Coordinator prior to enrolling in the course.

Required Courses:
PHI200Peace & Human Rights3
PHI400Peace & Human Rights Seminar3
Select from the following. Substitutions may be made only with the prior approval of the Coordinator.
ANT358Anthropology of Violence
ART369African American Art
BUS466Nonprofit Management
HIS243Churches and the Modern Civil Rights Movement
HIS346Central America
HIS373Mao's China
HIS375History of Japan
HIS391Religion, War and Peace in Early Modern Europe
PSC/WST326Politics of Gender, Race, Class and Ethnicity
SOC/WST208Gay, Lesbian and Bisexual Lives
Total Credits