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    Slippery Rock University
  Dec 16, 2017
2016-2018 Undergraduate Catalog

Interdisciplinary Programs (BS) - Concentration in Cultural Area Studies

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Major Requirements - Credits: 42

Core Courses - Credits: 18

At least 6 credits in each of the following areas:

Oral and Written Communication - Credits: 6

Choose two courses from the following list:

Interpersonal Skills and Civic Responsibility - Credits: 6

Take Modern Language courses at the 102 and 103, approved for your cultural area.  American studies students must take ENGL 331 and another course by advisement.


Credits 3: Modern Language course (ARAB 102, CHIN 102, FREN 102, JAPN 102, KORN 102, SPAN 102) or ENGL 331 (American Studies students only)

Credits 3: Modern Language course (ARAB 103, CHIN 103, FREN 103, JAPN 103, KORN 103, SPAN 103) or Approved Course (American Studies students only)

Analytical, Quantitative & Critical Thinking Skills - Credits: 6

Choose one of the following courses approved for your cultural area - Credits: 3

Choose one of the following courses - Credits: 3

Emphasis Area - Credits: 24

Courses selected by advisement

Part 1 - Credits: 15

Primary Cultural Area - America, Asia, Europe, Latin America or Middle East.  Choose five courses in the following catagories: Foundations, Culture and Society, History, Current Issues

Part 2 - Credits: 9

9 credits of elective courses

Experiential Learning Activities

Must complete 40 hours of experiential learning activities which are approved by the Academic Advisor.  Please consult with your Advisor for details of the options available.

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