Minors: Human Rights

Human Rights
Shareen Hertel leads a human rights course at Oak Hall on April 8, 2013.

This minor provides interdisciplinary instruction in theoretical, comparative, and historical perspectives on human rights through classroom courses, and valuable practical experience in the human rights field through a supervised internship. Fifteen credits at the 2000-level or above are required; at least three credits from Group A (Institutions and Laws or History, Philosophy, and Theory) and three credits from Group B (Applications and Methods); no more than six credits from Group C (Electives); and three credits from Group D (Internship). No more than six credits taken in any one department may be applied to this minor.

Group A

Institutions and Laws

HIST/HRTS 3202; HRTS 3200/W, 3420; POLS/HRTS 3212; SOCI/HRTS 3831

History Philosophy and Theory

ECON 3128; HIST/HRTS 3201, 3207; POLS/HRTS 3042; ENGL/HRTS 3631; PHIL/HRTS 3220

Group B Applications and Methods

BADM 3252 or BLAW 3252; BADM 3254 or BLAW 3254 or HRTS 3254; DRAM/HRTS 3139; ENGR 3257 or HRTS 3257; HRTS 3149/W, 3250/W, 3475; POLS/HRTS 3256/W, 3428, 3430; SOCI/HRTS 3835, 3837

Group C Electives

ANTH/HRTS 3028/W, 3153W; ANTH 3150/W; ANTH/WGSS 3350; ARTH/HRTS 3575; ECON 2126, 2127/W, 3473/W; ENGL/HRTS 3619; ENGL 3629; HIST/AASI 3531; HIST/WGSS 3562; HIST/HRTS/AFRA 3563; HIST 3100W, 3570; any HRTS course numbered 2000 or above; LLAS/HRTS 3221/HIST 3575; PHIL/HRTS 2170W, 3219; PHIL 2215, 3218; POLS/HRTS 3418/W; POLS 3255, 3807; POLS/ENGR/HRTS 3209; SOCI/AASI 3221/HRTS 3571; SOCI/AASI 3222/HRTS 3573; SOCI/HRTS 3421/W, 3429/W, 3801/W; SOCI 3503/W; SOCI/HRTS/AFRA 3505, 3825; WGSS/HRTS 2263

Group D Internship

HRTS 4291

The minor is offered by the College of Liberal Arts and Sciences. For more information, contact Samuel Martínez in the Anthropology Department.


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