Five College Consortium

Five College African Studies Program


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.



Fall 2018

Semester: 
Fall
Year: 
2018
Subj Abbr Course # Sect # Course Title Instructor(s) Meeting Times Institutionsort descending
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
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
HIST 140 01 When People Met Power Holly Hanson MW 09:30AM-10:45AM 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
DANCE 142 01 West African Dance Marilyn Sylla T 01:30PM-04:10PM 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
DAN 142 01 DANCE FORMS I: W AFRICAN Marilyn Sylla F 01:10-04:00 Smith College
DAN 142 02 DANCE FORMS I: HIP HOP Shakia Johnson TTh 03:00-04:30 Smith College
DAN 142 03 DANCE FORMS I: KOREAN DANCE Lucille Jun MW 02:40-04:00 Smith College

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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.)



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