Academic Catalog 2023-2024

Slippery Rock University

Non-Western History, Minor

To access Minor Requirements, please view the Curriculum Guide tab.

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Curriculum Guide

GPA Requirement

Minor GPA: 2.00 or higher

Minor Requirements

  • Students must complete at least 6 credit hours in their minor from SRU
  • A minimum of 6 credit hours must be upper division (courses numbered 300 and above)
  • A minor shall be no fewer than 18 credits.
Required History Courses
HIST 151Ancient World to the Age of Global Encounters3
HIST 152Early Modern to Contemporary World3
Select three of the following:9
Africa North of the Zambezi
Southern Africa
History of Medicine
History and the Bible
History of Jews
Modern Japan
East Asian Military Traditions
Modern Asian Pacific Rim
Modern China
Mass Killing and Genocide in the Modern World
Research and Writing Seminar (Nonwestern topics only)
The Contemporary Middle East
Israel-History, State and Society
Free Elective
Select one History course 13
Total Hours18

From HIST 151 through HIST 498.


Some courses may require pre-requisites. Please see course descriptions to determine if there are any pre-requisites for that specific course.

Important Curriculum Guide Notes

This Curriculum Guide is provided to help SRU students and prospective students better understand their intended major curriculum. Enrolled SRU students should note that the My Rock Audit may place already-earned and/or in progress courses in different, yet valid, curriculum categories. Enrolled SRU students should use the My Rock Audit Report and materials and information provided by their faculty advisers to ensure accurate progress towards degree completion. The information on this guide is current as of the date listed. Students are responsible for curriculum requirements at the time of enrollment at the University.

PASSHE - Pennsylvania State System of Higher Education Institutions

 MINOR IN NON-WESTERN HISTORY (44D) This program is effective as of Summer 2022 UCC 03..01.2022 Revised 05.31.2022