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 Abbr Course # Sect # Course Title Instructor(s) Meeting Times Institution
GOV 227 01 CONTEMPORARY AFRICAN POLITICS Kim Dionne TTh 01:00-02:50 Smith 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
COMP-LIT 691TR 01 ST-Testimony&Resist/AfricanLit Kathryn Lachman TH 4:00PM 6:30PM 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
FRENCHST 353 01AB African Film TH 4:00PM 5:15PM UMass Amherst
HISTORY 397D 01 ST-Women&Colonial Rule/Africa Joye Bowman TU TH 10:00AM 11:15AM UMass Amherst

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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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