Human Rights Minor

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 3050, 3055, HRTS/POLS 3212, 3200/W, 3420, 3428; HRTS/SOCI 3831, HRTS/SOCI 3837/W.

History Philosophy and Theory

ANTH/HRTS 3326ANTH/HRTS/LLAS 3327ECON 3128; ENGL/HRTS 3631HIST/HRTS 3201, 3207, 3232; HRTS/POLS 3042; HRTS/PHIL 3220HRTS 3710.

Group B Applications and Methods

BADM 3252 or BLAW 3252/HRTS 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/W3430; SOCI/HRTS 3835.

Group C Electives

Any HRTS course numbered 2000 or above; ANTH/HRTS 3028/W, 3153W; ANTH 3150/W; ANTH/WGSS 3350; ARTH/HRTS 3575; DRAM/HEJS/HRTS 2203; ECON 2445/HRTS/WGSS 3445ECON 2126, 2127, 3473/W; EDCI 2100, 3100ENGL/HRTS 3619; ENGL 3629; GEOG 3240; HDFS 3251HIST/AAAS 3531; HIST/WGSS 3562; HIST/HRTS/AFRA 3563; HIST 3100W, 34183570; LLAS/HRTS 3221/HIST 3575; LLAS 3271/POLS 3834; NRE 2600; NURS 3225PHIL/HRTS 2170W, 3219/W; PHIL 2215/W, 3218; POLS/HRTS 3418/W; 3807; POLS/WGSS 3249; POLS 3672/WGSS 3052; POLS 3211, 3214, 32403255; POLS/ENGR/HRTS 3209; SOCI/AAAS 3222/HRTS 3573; SOCI/HRTS 3421/W, SOCI 2503/W; SOCI/HRTS/AFRA 3505, 3825; WGSS/HRTS 2263WGSS 2255, 3105, 3257, 3269.

Group D Internship

HRTS 4291

The minor is offered by the College of Liberal Arts and Sciences.

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