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|
|CSI||0229||1||African Economic Development||Lynda Pickbourn||02:30PM-03:50PM M;02:30PM-03:50PM W||Hampshire College|
|BLST||111||01||Intro to Black Studies||Olufemi Vaughan||MW 02:00PM-03:20PM||Amherst College|
|ARHA||138||01||Arts/Orature in Africa||Rowland Abiodun||MW 12:30PM-01:50PM||Amherst College|
|HIST||140||01||When People Met Power||Holly Hanson||MW 09:30AM-10:45AM||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|
|DANCE||142||01||West African Dance||Marilyn Sylla||T 01:30PM-04:10PM||Mount Holyoke 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|
|MUSIC||161||01||Beg.West African Drumming Ens.||Faith Conant||T 05:00PM-07:00PM||Mount Holyoke College|
|BLST||210||01||Christianity & Islam||Olufemi Vaughan||MW 12:30PM-01:50PM||Amherst College|
|ECON||213||01||Economic Development||Sarah Adelman||MW 09:30AM-10:45AM||Mount Holyoke College|
|FREN||219||01||French Speaking World||Samba Gadjigo||MW 11:00AM-12:15PM||Mount Holyoke College|
|MUS||220||01||TOPCS: WORLD MUSIC-AFRICAN POP||Bode Omojola||TTh 10:30-11:50||Smith College|
|MUSIC||226||01||World Music||Olabode Omojola||MW 01:30PM-02:45PM||Mount Holyoke College|
|ANT||229||01||AFRICA AND THE ENVIRONMENT||Colin Hoag||MW 01:10-02:30||Smith College|
|POSC||233||01||Intro African Politics||Chipo Dendere||MW 12:30PM-01:50PM||Amherst 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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