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.
|Subj Abbr||Course #||Sect #||Course Title||Instructor(s)||Meeting Times||Institution|
|ARHA||138||01||Arts/Orature in Africa||Rowland Abiodun||MW 12:30PM-01:50PM||Amherst College|
|ARHA||270||01||African Art & Diaspora||Rowland Abiodun||MW 08:30AM-09:50AM||Amherst College|
|BLST||111||01||Intro to Black Studies||Olufemi Vaughan||MW 02:00PM-03:20PM||Amherst College|
|BLST||210||01||Christianity & Islam||Olufemi Vaughan||MW 12:30PM-01:50PM||Amherst College|
|BLST||412||01||Afr Lit & Social Media||C. Rhonda Cobham-Sander||M 02:00PM-05:00PM||Amherst College|
|POSC||233||01||Intro African Politics||Chipo Dendere||MW 12:30PM-01:50PM||Amherst College|
|POSC||350||01||Comparative Race Politic||Chipo Dendere||M 02:30PM-05:00PM||Amherst College|
|CSI||0229||1||African Economic Development||Lynda Pickbourn||02:30PM-03:50PM M;02:30PM-03:50PM W||Hampshire College|
|DANCE||142||01||West African Dance||Marilyn Sylla||T 01:30PM-04:10PM||Mount Holyoke College|
|ECON||213||01||Economic Development||Sarah Adelman||MW 09:30AM-10:45AM||Mount Holyoke College|
|ECON||349DE||01||Advanced Economic Development||Sarah Adelman||W 01:30PM-04:20PM;W 01:30PM-04:20PM||Mount Holyoke College|
|FREN||219||01||French Speaking World||Samba Gadjigo||MW 11:00AM-12:15PM||Mount Holyoke College|
|FREN||341FS||01||Women/French-Speaking Africa||Samba Gadjigo||M 01:30PM-04:20PM||Mount Holyoke College|
|HIST||140||01||When People Met Power||Holly Hanson||MW 09:30AM-10:45AM||Mount Holyoke College|
|MUSIC||161||01||Beg.West African Drumming Ens.||Faith Conant||T 05:00PM-07:00PM||Mount Holyoke College|
|MUSIC||226||01||World Music||Olabode Omojola||MW 01:30PM-02:45PM||Mount Holyoke College|
|MUSIC||261||01||Int. West African Drumming Ens||Faith Conant||T 07:00PM-09:00PM||Mount Holyoke College|
|AFR||370||01||SEM: MODERN SOUTH AFRICA||Louis Wilson||Th 03:00-04:50||Smith College|
|ANT||229||01||AFRICA AND THE ENVIRONMENT||Colin Hoag||MW 01:10-02:30||Smith College|
|DAN||142||01||DANCE FORMS I: W AFRICAN||Marilyn Sylla||F 01:10-04:00||Smith College|
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.
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 Omojola. Interested students should register for Amherst College BLST 316. (Learn more about how to register for a course at another campus.)
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