Courses

Courses

  • AM ST 500 THEORY AND METHODS (3)
  • AM ST 502 PROBLEMS IN AMERICAN STUDIES (3-6)
  • AM ST 510 U.S. LITERATURE AND CULTURE (3)
  • AM ST 511 PIVOTAL BOOKS (3-9)
  • AM ST 520 TOPICS IN POPULAR CULTURE (3)
  • AM ST 530 TOPICS IN AMERICAN FOLKLORE (3)
  • AM ST 531 MATERIAL CULTURE AND FOLKLIFE (3)
  • AM ST 533 AMERICAN CIVILIZATION IN THE EIGHTEENTH CENTURY (3-9)
  • AM ST 534 AMERICAN CIVILIZATION IN THE NINETEENTH CENTURY (3-9)
  • AM ST 535 AMERICAN CIVILIZATION IN THE TWENTIETH CENTURY (3-9)
  • AM ST 536 AMERICAN CIVILIZATION IN THE TWENTY-FIRST CENTURY (3)
  • AM ST 540 ETHNOGRAPHY AND SOCIETY (3)
  • AM ST 550 SEMINAR IN PUBLIC HERITAGE (3) Prerequisite AM ST 482
  • AM ST 551 SEMINAR IN LOCAL AND REGIONAL STUDIES (3)
  • AM ST 560 SEMINAR IN RACE AND ETHNICITY (3)
  • AM ST 561 SEMINAR IN GENDER AND CULTURE (3)
  • AM ST 570 TOPICS IN AMERICAN ART (1-6)
  • AM ST 575 MUSEUM INTERNSHIP (3)
  • AM ST 579 READING IN AMERICAN STUDIES (3-9)
  • AM ST 580 PROJECTS IN AMERICAN STUDIES (1-6)
  • AM ST 590 COLLOQUIUM (1-3)
  • AM ST 591 SEMINAR IN AMERICAN STUDIES (3) Prerequisite: AM ST 500
  • AM ST 592 FIELD EXPERIENCE IN AMERICAN STUDIES (3) Prerequisite AM ST 500
  • AM ST 594 RESEARCH TOPICS (1-15)
  • AM ST 595 INTERNSHIP (1-18)
  • AM ST 596 INDIVIDUAL STUDIES (1-9)
  • AM ST 597 SPECIAL TOPICS (1-9)

Additional Courses

Additional Courses may be taken from the following list of American Studies courses and from 400-level courses in other fields with the concurrence of the student’s adviser.

  • AM ST 400 EARLY AMERICA TO 1765 (3) Prerequisite: 6 credits in American Studies or history.
  • AM ST 401 REVOLUTION AND EARLY REPUBLIC, 1765-1815 (3) Prerequisite: 6 credits of American Studies or history
  • AM ST 402 ANTEBELLUM AND CIVIL WAR ERA, 1815-1876 (3) Prerequisite: 6 credits in American Studies or history
  • AM ST 404 COLD WAR AMERICA (3) Prerequisite: 6 credits of American Studies or history
  • AM ST 405 INDUSTRIAL AMERICA, 1876-1940 (3) Prerequisite: 6 credits of American Studies or history
  • AM ST 406 CONTEMPORARY AMERICA (3) Prerequisite: HIST 021 or 6 credits of American Studies
  • AM ST 430 WOMEN IN AMERICAN SOCIETY (3) Prerequisite: At least one previous American Studies or Women’s Studies course, or permission of the program coordinator
  • AM ST 412 AMERICAN ERAS (3) Prerequisite: 6 credits of American Studies or history
  • AM ST 417 AMERICAN BELIEFS AND MYTHS (3) Prerequisite: 6 credits of American Studies
  • AM ST 431 NATIONAL CHARACTER (3) Prerequisite: AM ST 301 or 6 credits in American Studies
  • AM ST 439 AMERICAN REGIONS (3) Prerequisite: 6 credits of American Studies or geography
  • AM ST 441 HISTORY OF SPORT IN AMERICAN SOCIETY (3) Prerequisite: KINES141 or 3 credits of United States history
  • AM ST 448 ETHNOGRAPHY OF THE UNITED STATES (3) Prerequisite: ANTH 045
  • AM ST 435 AMERICANS AT WORK (3)
  • AM ST 460 AMERICAN ART AND ARCHITECTURE OF THE SEVENTEENTH AND EIGHTEENTH CENTURIES (3)
  • AM ST 461 AMERICAN ART AND ARCHITECTURE OF THE NINETEENTH CENTURY (3)
  • AM ST 462 AMERICAN ART AND ARCHITECTURE OF THE 20TH CENTURY (3)
  • AM ST 472 TOPICS IN AMERICAN LITERATURE (3) Prerequisite: 6 credits of ENGL, ENLSH, or LIT
  • AM ST 475 BLACK AMERICAN WRITERS (3) Prerequisite: ENGL 015 or 030
  • AM ST 476 AMERICAN WOMEN WRITERS (3) Prerequisite: 6 credits of ENGL, ENLSH, or LIT.
  • AM ST 479 AMERICAN EXPRESSIVE FORMS (3) Prerequisite: 6 credits in American Studies
  • AM ST 480 MUSEUM STUDIES (3) Prerequisite: 6 credits in American Studies
  • AM ST 481 HISTORIC PRESERVATION (3)
  • AM ST 482 PUBLIC HERITAGE (3) Prerequisite: 6 credits in American Studies
  • AM ST 483 ORAL HISTORY (3) Prerequisite: 6 credits in American Studies.
  • AM ST 484 ARCHIVES AND RECORDS MANAGEMENT (3) Prerequisite: 6 credits in American Studies
  • AM ST 491W AMERICAN THEMES, AMERICAN ERAS (3-6)
  • AM ST 494 RESEARCH PROJECT (1-12)
  • AM ST 495 INTERNSHIP (1-6) Prerequisite: 18 credits of course work in major for graduate students; approval of program required
  • AM ST 496 INDEPENDENT STUDIES (1-18)
  • AM ST 497 SPECIAL TOPICS (1-9)

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