Five College Consortium

Spring 2019 Courses

Semester: 
Spring
Year: 
2019
Subj Abbr Course # Sect # Course Titlesort ascending Instructor(s) Meeting Times Institution
DANCE 141 01 West African Drumming Sekou Sylla T 11:30AM-12:30PM Mount Holyoke College
DAN 242 01 WEST AFRICAN DANCE II Marilyn Sylla F 01:10-04:00 Smith College
DANCE 142 01 West African Dance Marilyn Sylla T 01:30PM-04:10PM Mount Holyoke College
ARHA 149 01 Survey of African Art Rowland Abiodun MW 08:30AM-09:50AM Amherst College
BLST 123 01 Survey of African Art Rowland Abiodun MW 08:30AM-09:50AM Amherst College
ECON 397EA 01 ST-PoliEcon/AfricanGrowth&Trfm Mwangi Wa Githinji TU TH 11:30AM 12:45PM UMass Amherst
HISTORY 393EH 01 S-Intellect Origns of Colonial John Higginson TU TH 2:30PM 3:45PM UMass Amherst
POSC 333 01 Politics of Chocolate Chipo Dendere M 02:00PM-04:30PM Amherst College
ARHA 353 01 Myth/Ritual West Africa Rowland Abiodun MW 12:30PM-01:50PM Amherst College
BLST 315 01 Myth/Ritual West Africa Rowland Abiodun MW 12:30PM-01:50PM Amherst College
HIST 283 01 Intro South African Hist Sean Redding MW 12:30PM-01:50PM Amherst College
BLST 222 01 Intro South African Hist Sean Redding MW 12:30PM-01:50PM Amherst College
MUSIC 261 01 Int. West African Drumming Ens Faith Conant T 07:00PM-09:00PM Mount Holyoke College
HST 235 01 INDEPENDENT AFRICA Jeffrey Ahlman MW 02:40-04:00 Smith College
HISTORY 161 01AA Hst-Africa Snc 1500 F 9:05AM 9:55AM UMass Amherst
HISTORY 161 01AB Hst-Africa Snc 1500 F 10:10AM 11:00AM UMass Amherst
HISTORY 161 01AC Hst-Africa Snc 1500 F 12:20PM 1:10PM UMass Amherst
HISTORY 161 01 Hst-Africa Snc 1500 Joye Bowman TU TH 10:00AM 10:50AM UMass Amherst
HIST 214 01 History of Global Inequality Holly Hanson MW 09:30AM-10:45AM Mount Holyoke College
CSI 0139 1 Gender & Economic Development Lynda Pickbourn 01:00PM-02:20PM M;01:00PM-02:20PM W Hampshire College

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Many courses in addition to those listed above may be eligible for fulfilling the requirements of the Five College African Studies Certificate. Students are encouraged to consult an African Studies Program campus advisor to identify courses that are appropriate for their interests.


African Languages offered by the Five College Center for the Study of World Languages


Swahili. Beginning, intermediate, and advanced courses are available every semester. Format includes individual tutorials and small group conversation sessions. Sessions meet across all five campuses and are individually scheduled. Instructor: Agnes Kimokoti, Five College Swahili Mentor. Course details and registration instructions: www.fivecolleges.edu/fclang.

Twi, Wolof, Zulu, Afrikaans, Amharic, Shona. Supervised independent study courses.

Beginning and intermediate courses are available. Small group conversation sessions led by international conversation partners meet on the home campus of conversation partner and are scheduled based on students’ schedules. Course details and registration instructions: www.fivecolleges.edu/fclang.


Five College African Studies Colloquium Course

The Five College African Studies Colloquium course is offered each spring semester by a Five College African Studies faculty member. Students from all campuses are encouraged to participate.

Spring 2018: The Spring 2018 African Studies Colloquium will be taught by Professors Rowland Abiodun and Olabode OmojolaInterested students should register for Amherst College BLST 316. (Learn more about how to register for a course at another campus.)