Minor in Global Culture and Theory

The Global Culture and Theory Minor of the Program in Literature offers Duke students an opportunity to complement their major field of concentration—whether it be neuroscience, environmental studies, economics, music, or mathematics—with a suite of courses designed to thematize the larger cultural contexts of their scholarly interests.

Requirements for the Minor

5 Courses

  • LIT 201 Intro to Global Cultural Studies
  • 3 courses taught by faculty with primary, secondary or joint appointments in Literature*
  • 1 elective from a humanities field, with DUS review and  approval

*Only courses taught by faculty who have primary, secondary or joint appointments in Literature will count toward our Major, Minor, or Film and Media Concentration, unless DUS approved.

ALL courses MUST have a letter grade to count toward any major/minor requirements in our program.