American Studies courses

AMST 2010 Issues of American Identity
Issues of American Identity
An exploration of one of the central themes of American studies, the American identity, through the study of selected issues arising out of the American moral, cultural, political, and religious experience.
credit hours: 3

AMST 3010 Special Topics in American Studies
Special Topics in American Studies
Seminar primarily for American studies majors, generally taken in the junior year, comprising a detailed exploration of some one topic or theme relevant to the American scene.
credit hours: 3

AMST 3110 New Orleans as a Cultural System
New Orleans as a Cultural System
Analyzing the City as a cultural system, the course explores the nature of the intersections among diverse cultural phenomena such as space, ritual, food, and music.
credit hours: 3

AMST 4560 Internship Studies
Internship Studies
An experiential learning process coupled with pertinent academic coursework. Open only to juniors and seniors in good standing. Registration is completed in the academic department sponsoring the internship on TUTOR.
Notes: A maximum of six credits may be earned in one or two courses.
Pre-requistites: Approval of instructor and program director.
credit hours: 3

AMST 4570 Internship Studies
Internship Studies
An experiential learning process coupled with pertinent academic coursework. Open only to juniors and seniors in good standing. Registration is completed in the academic department sponsoring the internship on TUTOR.
Notes: A maximum of six credits may be earned in one or two courses.
Pre-requistites: Approval of instructor and program director.
credit hours: 3

AMST 4910 Independent Studies
Independent Studies
Open to qualified juniors and seniors only.
credit hours: 3

AMST 4920 Independent Studies
Independent Studies
Open to qualified juniors and seniors only.
credit hours: 3

AMST 5010 Seminar in American Studies
Seminar in American Studies
Seminar primarily for American studies majors, generally taken in the senior year, involving an in-depth study of a major motif, movement, or problem in American intellectual or religious thought. The production of an acceptable research paper demonstrates competence in American studies.
credit hours: 3

AMST H4990 Honors Thesis
Honors Thesis
Only one of these courses will count towards requirements for the major.
credit hours: 3

AMST H5000 Honors Thesis
Honors Thesis
Only one of these courses will count towards requirements for the major.
credit hours: 3