Aurora University

Black Studies (Minor)

Why minor in black studies?

Gain an appreciation of how the black experience has influenced society: psychologically, culturally, spiritually, politically, historically and artistically.

Why minor in black studies at AU?

At Aurora University, you will draw upon a wide range of disciplines, including:

  • Art
  • English
  • History
  • Music
  • Sociology

Curriculum Highlights

    • Africa in world history
    • African American and diaspora literature
    • African Americans in film
    • Black Chicago
    • Black intellectual tradition
    • Harlem Renaissance
    • Social inequalities