The undergraduate Interdisciplinary Minor in African and African Diaspora Studies is made up of courses spanning across more than 15 departments. It provides students with in-depth understanding of African and African-diaspora peoples and societies around the world.
A minimum of 24 eligible units, with no more than 6 Level I units, are required for the completion of this minor.
Those wishing to learn more about Africa and Diaspora without pursuing a minor may also choose to enroll in AADS courses.
We have faculty from across McMaster who contribute their expertise to AADS through excellence in research and teaching. Click below to learn more about our affiliated faculty members.
To aid you in your studies, a list of resources available online and in the McMaster Libraries have been compiled. Primary and secondary sources both contain valuable information for AADS.