School of Interdisciplinary Studies American Studies

Foundation Courses

12 Total Hours

A. AMST 20100: Introduction to American Studies (3 hours) is a variable topic course that is intended to introduce undergraduate students to the major. There is no prerequisite. AMST 20100 should be taken before students enroll in the other American Studies foundation requirements (AMST 30100 and AMST 49000).

B. AMST 30100: Perspectives on America (3 hours) is a variable topic/title course. Prerequisite: AMST 20100. AMST 30100 should be taken before students enroll in the senior capstone course (AMST 49000). This course may be repeated once either in place of AMST 49000 or to help fufill Requirement B.

C. AMST 49000: Interdisciplinary Senior Capstone Project in American Studies (6 hours). The capstone requirement may also be fulfilled through an additional AMST 30100 plus one additional course from the courses listed in Requirement B. AMST 20100 and 30100 are prerequisites.

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