14-15 hours chosen from the categories below:
No more than three courses can come from any one discipline, and no more than two courses can be used from the student’s major or other minors. Other appropriate courses with a human rights emphasis may be approved by the program director.
Students should consult with the director of the minor to ensure that the courses selected display a significant degree of coherence and coverage. Students are encouraged to include a human rights-related undergraduate research project, community-engaged scholarship project, internship, and/or study abroad experience, approved by the director of the Human Rights Studies minor, as part of their program of study.
University-wide minimum requirements for a minor: 1) one-half of the hours required for a minor must be completed in residence at UNC Asheville, to include at least 6 hours at the 300-400 level; 2) students must have a cumulative grade-point-average of at least 2.0 on minor courses taken at UNC Asheville.