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|
|MUSIC||228||01||African Opera||Olabode Omojola||MW 01:15PM-02:30PM||Mount Holyoke College|
|MUSIC||261||01||Int. West African Drumming Ens||Faith Conant||T 07:00PM-09:00PM||Mount Holyoke College|
|GEOG||319||01||Africa: Problems/Prospects||Girma Kebbede||W 01:15PM-04:05PM||Mount Holyoke College|
|GNDST||206AW||01||African Women's Work||Holly Hanson||W 07:00PM-09:50PM||Mount Holyoke College|
|HST||256||01||MAKING OF COLONIAL WEST AFRICA||Jeffrey Ahlman||TTh 03:00-04:20||Smith College|
|HST||259||01||COLQ: AFRICAN HST-DEVELOPMENT||Jeffrey Ahlman||MW 02:40-04:00||Smith College|
|ANT||229||01||AFRICA AND THE ENVIRONMENT||Colin Hoag||MW 02:40-04:00||Smith College|
|DAN||142||01||CULTURAL DANCE: W. AFRICAN||Marilyn Sylla||F 01:10-04:00||Smith College|
|DAN||242||01||WEST AFRICAN DANCE II||Marilyn Sylla||F 01:10-04:00||Smith College|
|DAN||267||01||DANCE IN THE COMMUNITY||Marilyn Sylla||TTh 09:00-10:20||Smith College|
|GOV||227||01||CONTEMPORARY AFRICAN POLITICS||Kim Dionne||TTh 01:00-02:50||Smith College|
|BLST||214||01||Master Musicians of Afr||Olabode Omojola||TTH 11:30AM-12:50PM||Amherst College|
|BLST||316||01||Capstone in African Stud||Rowland Abiodun, Kim Dionne||W 07:00PM-09:30PM||Amherst College|
|ENGL||321||01||Tones in Black and White||Peter Kimani||WF 02:00PM-03:20PM||Amherst College|
|MUSI||106||01||Master Musicians of Afr||Olabode Omojola||TTH 11:30AM-12:50PM||Amherst College|
|FRENCHST||353||01||African Film||Patrick Mensah||TU 4:00PM 7:00PM||UMass Amherst|
|HISTORY||397D||01||ST-Women&Colonial Rule/Africa||Joye Bowman||TU TH 10:00AM 11:15AM||UMass Amherst|
|COMP-LIT||691TR||01||ST-Testimony&Resist/AfricanLit||Kathryn Lachman||W 10:10AM 12:05PM||UMass Amherst|
|FREN||341SE||01||Rebel Cinema: Ousmane Sembne||Samba Gadjigo||M 01:15PM-04:05PM||Mount Holyoke College|
|DANCE||141||01||West African Drumming||Sekou Sylla||TH 01:00PM-02:00PM||Mount Holyoke 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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