Five College Consortium

Five College African Studies Program


Many courses in addition to those listed below 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.



Spring 2016 Courses

Semester: 
Spring
Year: 
2016
Subj Abbr Course #sort descending Sect # Course Title Instructor(s) Meeting Times Institution
CSI 0199 1 Inscribing Knowledge Rachel Engmann 09:00AM-11:50AM F Hampshire College
CSI 0274 1 Sun, Sand, Sex & Saving Africa Rachel Engmann 01:00PM-03:50PM W Hampshire College
MUSI 105 01 African Popular Music Olabode Omojola TTH 11:30AM-12:50PM Amherst College
BLST 121 01 Intro South African Hist Sean Redding MW 12:30PM-01:50PM Amherst College
BLST 123 01 Survey of African Art Rowland Abiodun MW 08:30AM-09:50AM Amherst College
ARHA 149 01 Survey of African Art Rowland Abiodun MW 08:30AM-09:50AM Amherst College
HISTORY 161 01 Hst-Africa Snc 1500 Joye Bowman TU TH 10:00AM 10:50AM UMass Amherst
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
HIST 181 01 Colnl & Pst Colnl Afric Sean Redding MWF 10:00AM-10:50AM Amherst College
BLST 204 01 African Popular Music Olabode Omojola TTH 11:30AM-12:50PM Amherst College
BLST 221 01 Colnl & Pst Colnl Afric Sean Redding MWF 10:00AM-10:50AM Amherst College
GOV 234 01 COLQ:COMP RESPONS/AIDS IN AFRI Kim Dionne TTh 10:30-11:50 Smith College
AFCNA 238 01 Black Political Thought Bernard Forjwuor MW 08:35AM-09:50AM Mount Holyoke College
CST 238 01 Black Political Thought Bernard Forjwuor MW 08:35AM-09:50AM Mount Holyoke College
POLIT 238 01 Black Political Thought Bernard Forjwuor MW 08:35AM-09:50AM Mount Holyoke College
ENGL 253 01 African Literature John Lemly MW 01:15PM-02:30PM Mount Holyoke College
HST 258 01 MODERN AFRCA SINCE 1800 Jeffrey Ahlman TTh 03:00-04:20 Smith College
HST 259 01 COLQ:ASPECT OF AFRICAN HISTORY Jeffrey Ahlman 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.

Interested students should register for Smith College course AFS 300.
(Learn more about how to register for a course at another campus.)

The Spring 2016 African Studies Colloquium will be taught by Professor Alfred Babo, and will meet on Wednesday evenings 7:00–9:00 p.m.



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