Third World History Minor

Specialize your studies within the History department with a minor in American History, European History, Third World History, Women's History, or general History. As a Third World History minor, you will explore the political, social, and economic history of Africa, Asia, Latin America, and the Middle East from preclassical times to the present. Upon the completion of the minor, you will have an advanced knowledge not only of important people and events in world history, but also how they have shaped our present-day society.

Minor in Third World History (12 hours)

12 hours above the 100 level in Third World History, from among the following:

  • HIST 375 Women from the Global South
  • HIST 376 Chinese Women and Society
  • HIST 378 The Middle East
  • HIST 379 The Indian Subcontinent
  • HIST 380 Southeast Asia
  • HIST 381 Far East
  • HIST 383 Women in Africa and the Middle East
  • HIST 384 Africa Since 1800
  • HIST 385 Latin America
  • HIST 408 Gender and Politics
  • Studies in Women’s History (approved topics)
  • HIST 415 International Women’s Movements