Social & Ethnic Relations Minor

(College of Letters and Science)

The interdisciplinary minor in Social and Ethnic Relations explores the racial, ethnic, class and gender aspects of human relations in the modern world. Students study human societies and cultures from a multi-ethnic perspective and across established academic departmental lines. The minor is jointly sponsored by African American and African Studies, Asian American Studies, Native American Studies, and Women and Gender Studies.

Advising. Contact the Program in Asian American Studies, 3131 Hart Hall, ethnicstudiessao@ucdavis.edu.


Social and Ethnic Relations
Units: 24
Choose one from each of the following six groups to total 24 units:
 
(A)
 
AAS 100
Survey of Ethnicity in the US (Active)
4
ANT 134
Buddhism in Global Culture (Active)
4
or
NAS 134
Race, Culture, and Nation (Active)
4
WMS 102
Gender and Post Colonialism (Active)
4
(B)
 
AAS 123
Black Female Experience in Contemporary Society (Active)
4
AAS 133
The Black Family In America (Active)
4
AAS 145A
Black Social and Political Thought (Active)
4
(C )
 
ASA 001
Historical Experience of Asian Americans (Active)
4
ASA 002
Contemporary Issues of Asian Americans (Active)
4
ASA 100
Asian American Communities (Active)
4
ASA 110
Theoretical Perspective in Asian American Studies (Discontinued)
4
ASA 130
Asian American Literature (Active)
4
(D)
 
CHI 130
United States-Mexican Border Relations (Active)
4
CHI 132
Political Economy of Chicana/o Communities (Active)
4
(E)
 
NAS 001
Introduction to Native American Studies (Active)
4
NAS 010
Native American Experience (Active)
4
NAS 115
Native Americans in the Contemporary World (Active)
4
NAS 119
Introduction to Federal Indian Law (Active)
4
NAS 130A
Native American Ethno-Historical Development (Active)
4
NAS 130B
Native American Ethno-Historical Development (Active)
4
NAS 130C
Native American Ethno-Historical Development (Active)
4
NAS 157
Native American Religion and Philosophy (Active)
4
NAS 180
Native American Women (Active)
4
(F)
 
WMS 103
Introduction to Feminist Theory (Active)
4
WMS 104
Feminist Research (Active)
4
WMS 180
Women of Color Writing in the United States (Active)
4
Restrictions.
 
(A) Courses applied toward the satisfaction of a major may not also be offered in satisfaction of the minor. (B) No more than four units (one course) may be lower division.
 
Total: 24