It is a pleasure to introduce you
to the African American Studies website and our degree
program at California State University Fullerton.
African American Studies is a multidisciplinary approach
to understanding the black experience as it relates
to life in America as part of a world community.
In addition to degree programs in African American Studies,
the department provides course work in Ethnic Sudies
in general (e.g., Intercultural Socialization) and
other specific ethnic groups (e.g., American Indian).
Nearly all classes meet general education requirements
in the social sciences and are designed to give you
the opportunity to learn what "they" never
taught you in all your years of schooling. It is increasingly
imperative that you acquire knowledge of diverse cultural
African American courses enhance a student's awareness
by drawing multiple points of view. Our courses will
expose you to contemporary and cultural viewpoints
not offered in other disciplines. They specifically
prepare students to appreciate diversity within the
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