Black & African Diaspora Studies

You should minor in Black and African diaspora studies if: 

  • You love history, social studies, English, and civics.
  • You’re interested in expanding your understanding of African American history.
  • You want to help promote and deepen society’s appreciation for people of African descent.

The Black and African diaspora studies minor will introduce you to the history, culture, and achievements of people of African descent from all around the world. 

You will learn about political, economic, and social conditions in different countries. You’ll take courses on intercultural communication, Black history, and African American literature.

This minor will teach you history, but it will also invite you to explore modern societies with a focus on the Black experience.

Black & African Diaspora Studies at UL Lafayette

What's Black & African Diaspora Studies Like?

  • Lab work
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  • Research
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  • Group work & collaboration
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  • Writing
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  • Presenting
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Life in the Black & African Diaspora Studies Minor