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.



Spring 2018 Courses

Semester: 
Spring
Year: 
2018
Subj Abbrsort descending Course # Sect # Course Title Instructor(s) Meeting Times Institution
AFCNA 241AW 01 African Women's Work Holly Hanson W 07:00PM-09:50PM Mount Holyoke College
ANT 229 01 AFRICA AND THE ENVIRONMENT Colin Hoag MW 02:40-04:00 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, Olabode Omojola W 07:00PM-09:30PM Amherst College
COMP-LIT 691TR 01 ST-Testimony&Resist/AfricanLit Kathryn Lachman TH 4:00PM 6:30PM UMass Amherst
CSI 0165 1 Gender & Economic Development Lynda Pickbourn 10:30AM-11:50AM M;10:30AM-11:50AM W Hampshire 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
DAN 142 02 CULTURAL DANCE: KOREAN Lucille Jun TTh 01:00-02:30 Smith College
DAN 142 03 CULTURAL DANCE FORMS: FLAMENCO Michelle Kassmann MW 02:40-04:00 Smith College
ENGL 321 01 Tones in Black and White Peter Kimani WF 02:00PM-03:20PM Amherst College
FREN 341SE 01 Rebel Cinema: Ousmane Sembne Samba Gadjigo M 01:15PM-04:05PM Mount Holyoke College
FRENCHST 353 01AB African Film TH 4:00PM 5:15PM UMass Amherst
FRENCHST 353 01 African Film Patrick Mensah TU 4:00PM 7:00PM UMass Amherst
FRENCHST 353 01AA African Film TH 2:30PM 3:45PM UMass Amherst
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
GOV 227 01 CONTEMPORARY AFRICAN POLITICS Kim Dionne TTh 01:00-02:50 Smith College
HIST 296AW 01 African Women's Work Holly Hanson W 07:00PM-09:50PM Mount Holyoke 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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