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|
|HIST||206||01||African Cities 20th Century||Holly Hanson||M 07:00PM-09:50PM||Mount Holyoke College|
|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|
|FRENCHST||353||01AB||African Film||TH 4:00PM 5:15PM||UMass Amherst|
|MUSIC||229||01||African Popular Music||Olabode Omojola||MW 01:15PM-02:30PM||Mount Holyoke College|
|BLST||316||01||Capstone in African Stud||Rowland Abiodun||Amherst College|
|HISTORY||394RI||01||ComparativeRevolutns/ModernEra||John Higginson||TU TH 1:00PM 2:15PM||UMass Amherst|
|GEOG||325||01||Conflict & Displac. in Africa||Girma Kebbede||W 01:15PM-04:05PM||Mount Holyoke College|
|GOV||227||01||CONTEMPORARY AFRICAN POLITICS||Kim Dionne||TTh 01:00-02:50||Smith College|
|HST||298||01||FOOD & FAMINE IN AFRICAN HIST||Holly Hanson||MW 09:00-10:20||Smith College|
|FREN||219||01||French Speaking World||Samba Gadjigo||MW 11:00AM-12:15PM||Mount Holyoke College|
|POLISCI||346||01||Gov&Pol West Africa||Carlene Edie||M W F 11:15AM 12:05PM||UMass Amherst|
|HIST||283||01||Intro South African Hist||Sean Redding||MW 12:30PM-01:50PM||Amherst College|
|BLST||222||01||Intro South African Hist||Sean Redding||MW 12:30PM-01:50PM||Amherst College|
|COMP-LIT||355||01||Modern African Literature||Kathryn Lachman||TU TH 11:30AM 12:45PM||UMass Amherst|
|CLT||266||01||MODRN SOUTH AFRICAN LIT & FILM||Katwiwa Mule||TTh 01:00-02:50||Smith College|
|ARHA||353||01||Myth/Ritual West Africa||Rowland Abiodun||MW 12:30PM-01:50PM||Amherst College|
|BLST||315||01||Myth/Ritual West Africa||Rowland Abiodun||MW 12:30PM-01:50PM||Amherst College|
|FREN||341PA||01||Paris Dans l'Imagin. Africain||Samba Gadjigo||M 01:15PM-04:05PM||Mount Holyoke College|
|ECON||367||01||Post Independence African Deve||Mwangi Wa Githinji||TU TH 11:30AM 12:45PM||UMass Amherst|
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 2017: The Spring 2017 African Studies Colloquium will be taught by Professor Rowland Abiodun. Interested students should register for Amherst College course BLST 316. (Learn more about how to register for a course at another campus.)
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