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Spring 2017
AFRICANA STUDIES

AFAS 150B1 – Contemporary Afro Brazil
  • Gen Ed Diversity Emphasis
  • Tier 1 Individuals & Societies
  • Honors Contract
  • This course introduces students to the origins and emergence of Afro-Brazilians, peoples of African descent in Brazil, from an interdisciplinary perspective. Principle topics of discussion will be drawn from areas of history, philosophy, political economy, literature, the arts, religion, culture, and society.

    Section 001
    Days TuTh
    Location R P Harvill Bldg, Rm 150
    Time 11:00 AM - 12:15 PM
    Instructor Bonnie Wasserman
    Date Jan 11 - May 3
    Status Open
    Enrollment 230 / 398
    • Days: TuTh
    • Location: R P Harvill Bldg, Rm 150
    • Time: 11:00 AM
    • Dates: Jan 11 - May 3
    • Status: Open
    • Enrollment: 230 / 398

    AFAS 160A1 – The Africana Experience
  • Gen Ed Diversity Emphasis
  • Tier 1 Traditions and Cultures
  • This course will introduce students to fundamental issues and concepts in the Africana experience in the United States, Africa, and the Caribbean, from an interdisciplinary perspective. Principle topics of discussion will be drawn from areas of history, philosophy, political-economy, literature and the arts, religion-culture and society.

    Section 101
    Days
    Location Online
    Time 5:00 PM - 5:00 PM
    Instructor Bayo Ijagbemi
    Date Jan 11 - May 3
    Status Open
    Enrollment 247 / 300
    • Days:
    • Location: Online
    • Time: 5:00 PM
    • Dates: Jan 11 - May 3
    • Status: Open
    • Enrollment: 247 / 300
    Section 103
    Days
    Location Online
    Time 5:00 PM - 5:00 PM
    Instructor Telesphory Machibya
    Date Mar 6 - May 3
    Status Open
    Enrollment 137 / 300
    • Days:
    • Location: Online
    • Time: 5:00 PM
    • Dates: Mar 6 - May 3
    • Status: Open
    • Enrollment: 137 / 300
    Section 203
    Days
    Location Online
    Time 5:00 PM - 5:00 PM
    Instructor Telesphory Machibya
    Date Mar 6 - May 3
    Status Open
    Enrollment 137 / 300
    • Days:
    • Location: Online
    • Time: 5:00 PM
    • Dates: Mar 6 - May 3
    • Status: Open
    • Enrollment: 137 / 300

    AFAS 160D1 – Introduction to African American Literature
  • Tier 1 Traditions and Cultures
  • Introduction to African American literature will explore the linguistic and cultural roots and traditions of literary writing by African Americans in three centuries of American history focusing on select readings in poetry, drama, and fictional prose. The overall goal of the course is to introduce students to the history of the different genres, contexts, and content of literary production by African American writers from the 1700s to the late 20th century.

    Section 101
    Days
    Location Online
    Time 5:00 PM - 5:00 PM
    Instructor Bryan Carter
    Date Jan 11 - May 3
    Status Open
    Enrollment 576 / 600
    • Days:
    • Location: Online
    • Time: 5:00 PM
    • Dates: Jan 11 - May 3
    • Status: Open
    • Enrollment: 576 / 600

    AFAS 200 – Introduction to Africana Studies
  • Tier 2 Humanities
  • Course provides a comprehensive understanding of the African American experience as grounded in the humanities and social sciences. A broad investigation of Africana history and culture and its subsequent evolution in the United States.

    Section 002
    Days MoWe
    Location C E Chavez Bldg, Rm 405
    Time 3:00 PM - 4:15 PM
    Instructor Jennifer Donahue
    Date Jan 11 - May 3
    Status Open
    Enrollment 59 / 60
    • Days: MoWe
    • Location: C E Chavez Bldg, Rm 405
    • Time: 3:00 PM
    • Dates: Jan 11 - May 3
    • Status: Open
    • Enrollment: 59 / 60
    Section 003
    Days TuTh
    Location R P Harvill Bldg, Rm 318
    Time 12:30 PM - 1:45 PM
    Instructor Johnny Bowens
    Date Jan 11 - May 3
    Status Open
    Enrollment 58 / 60
    • Days: TuTh
    • Location: R P Harvill Bldg, Rm 318
    • Time: 12:30 PM
    • Dates: Jan 11 - May 3
    • Status: Open
    • Enrollment: 58 / 60
    Section 101
    Days
    Location Online
    Time 5:00 PM - 5:00 PM
    Instructor Jennifer Donahue
    Date Jan 11 - May 3
    Status Open
    Enrollment 385 / 400
    • Days:
    • Location: Online
    • Time: 5:00 PM
    • Dates: Jan 11 - May 3
    • Status: Open
    • Enrollment: 385 / 400
    Section 102
    Days
    Location Online
    Time 5:00 PM - 5:00 PM
    Instructor Yuxuf Abana
    Date Mar 6 - May 3
    Status Open
    Enrollment 55 / 100
    • Days:
    • Location: Online
    • Time: 5:00 PM
    • Dates: Mar 6 - May 3
    • Status: Open
    • Enrollment: 55 / 100
    Section 201
    Days
    Location Online
    Time 5:00 PM - 5:00 PM
    Instructor Jennifer Donahue
    Date Jan 11 - May 3
    Status Open
    Enrollment 385 / 400
    • Days:
    • Location: Online
    • Time: 5:00 PM
    • Dates: Jan 11 - May 3
    • Status: Open
    • Enrollment: 385 / 400

    AFAS 210 – African American History (1865-Present)
  • Cross Listed
  • This course evaluates the experience of peoples of African descent in the United States after the Civil War. Reconstruction, "Jim Crow" segregation, "New Negro" Movement, Cold War, Civil Rights Movement, and the "Great Society" are the main subjects addressed in this class.

    Section 101
    Days
    Location Online
    Time 5:00 PM - 5:00 PM
    Instructor Jerome Dotson
    Date Jan 11 - May 3
    Status Open
    Enrollment 38 / 60
    • Days:
    • Location: Online
    • Time: 5:00 PM
    • Dates: Jan 11 - May 3
    • Status: Open
    • Enrollment: 38 / 60

    AFAS 220 – Introduction to African American Studies
  • Cross Listed
  • Gen Ed Diversity Emphasis
  • Tier 2 Individuals & Societies
  • Introductory survey of the literature, history, culture and social issues affecting Black Americans.

    Section 001
    Days MoWeFr
    Location C E Chavez Bldg, Rm 400
    Time 10:00 AM - 10:50 AM
    Instructor Yuxuf Abana
    Date Jan 11 - May 3
    Status Open
    Enrollment 21 / 60
    • Days: MoWeFr
    • Location: C E Chavez Bldg, Rm 400
    • Time: 10:00 AM
    • Dates: Jan 11 - May 3
    • Status: Open
    • Enrollment: 21 / 60
    Section 002
    Days MoWeFr
    Location C E Chavez Bldg, Rm 400
    Time 11:00 AM - 11:50 AM
    Instructor Jerome Dotson
    Date Jan 11 - May 3
    Status Open
    Enrollment 17 / 60
    • Days: MoWeFr
    • Location: C E Chavez Bldg, Rm 400
    • Time: 11:00 AM
    • Dates: Jan 11 - May 3
    • Status: Open
    • Enrollment: 17 / 60
    Section 003
    Days TuTh
    Location Chemistry, Rm 209
    Time 9:30 AM - 10:45 AM
    Instructor Johnny Bowens
    Date Jan 11 - May 3
    Status Open
    Enrollment 50 / 60
    • Days: TuTh
    • Location: Chemistry, Rm 209
    • Time: 9:30 AM
    • Dates: Jan 11 - May 3
    • Status: Open
    • Enrollment: 50 / 60

    AFAS 222 – African American Studies: A History of Ideas
  • Cross Listed
  • Gen Ed Diversity Emphasis
  • Tier 2 Humanities
  • Pass/Fail Option
  • This course is concerned with the history of oppression of African and other Indigenous peoples in the world and examines ideas by radical philosophers and scholars from the African Diaspora directed toward liberation from oppression.

    Section 001
    Days Tu
    Location C E Chavez Bldg, Rm 405
    Time 3:30 PM - 6:00 PM
    Instructor Johnny Bowens
    Date Jan 11 - May 3
    Status Open
    Enrollment 58 / 60
    • Days: Tu
    • Location: C E Chavez Bldg, Rm 405
    • Time: 3:30 PM
    • Dates: Jan 11 - May 3
    • Status: Open
    • Enrollment: 58 / 60
    Section 002
    Days Th
    Location Modern Languages, Rm 410
    Time 3:30 PM - 6:00 PM
    Instructor Johnny Bowens
    Date Jan 11 - May 3
    Status Open
    Enrollment 49 / 55
    • Days: Th
    • Location: Modern Languages, Rm 410
    • Time: 3:30 PM
    • Dates: Jan 11 - May 3
    • Status: Open
    • Enrollment: 49 / 55
    Section 101
    Days
    Location Online
    Time 5:00 PM - 5:00 PM
    Instructor Mary Pierce
    Date Mar 6 - May 3
    Status Open
    Enrollment 180 / 180
    • Days:
    • Location: Online
    • Time: 5:00 PM
    • Dates: Mar 6 - May 3
    • Status: Open
    • Enrollment: 180 / 180
    Section 201
    Days
    Location Online
    Time 5:00 PM - 5:00 PM
    Instructor Mary Pierce
    Date Mar 6 - May 3
    Status Open
    Enrollment 180 / 180
    • Days:
    • Location: Online
    • Time: 5:00 PM
    • Dates: Mar 6 - May 3
    • Status: Open
    • Enrollment: 180 / 180

    AFAS 223 – African Philosophical Worlds
  • Cross Listed
  • Gen Ed Diversity Emphasis
  • Tier 2 Individuals & Societies
  • Course acquaints students with the theoretical and philosophical ideas expressed by thinkers of the African world. Issues in epistemological relativism, ethics, political philosophy and the history of ideas is examined.

    Section 101
    Days
    Location Online
    Time 5:00 PM - 5:00 PM
    Instructor Telesphory Machibya
    Date Jan 11 - Mar 3
    Status Open
    Enrollment 24 / 120
    • Days:
    • Location: Online
    • Time: 5:00 PM
    • Dates: Jan 11 - Mar 3
    • Status: Open
    • Enrollment: 24 / 120

    AFAS 230 – Introduction to African Literature
  • Cross Listed
  • Gen Ed Diversity Emphasis
  • Tier 2 Humanities
  • Anglophone and Francophone literature. Focuses on major authors; Achebe, Soyinka, Head, Wa Thiong'O, Brutus, Emecheta. Employs bio-literary analysis.

    Section 001
    Days MoWeFr
    Location Modern Languages, Rm 413
    Time 9:00 AM - 9:50 AM
    Instructor Telesphory Machibya
    Date Jan 11 - May 3
    Status Open
    Enrollment 4 / 60
    • Days: MoWeFr
    • Location: Modern Languages, Rm 413
    • Time: 9:00 AM
    • Dates: Jan 11 - May 3
    • Status: Open
    • Enrollment: 4 / 60

    AFAS 245 – African Literature in Translation
  • Cross Listed
  • Gen Ed Diversity Emphasis
  • Tier 2 Humanities
  • Introduction to Francophone African literature coming from the Western part of the African continent, which forms a geographical and cultural entity. Taught in English. Does not count toward fulfillment of language requirement, or the major or minor in French.

    Section 001
    Days TuTh
    Location Modern Languages, Rm 413
    Time 9:30 AM - 10:45 AM
    Instructor Simon Yoassi
    Date Jan 11 - May 3
    Status Open
    Enrollment 12 / 60
    • +
    • Section: 001
    • Instructor:Simon Yoassi
    • Days: TuTh
    • Location: Modern Languages, Rm 413
    • Time: 9:30 AM
    • Dates: Jan 11 - May 3
    • Status: Open
    • Enrollment: 12 / 60

    AFAS 299 – Independent Study
    Qualified students working on an individual basis with professors who have agreed to supervise such work.

    Section 001
    Days
    Location
    Time 5:00 PM - 5:00 PM
    Instructor Unassigned
    Date Dec 31 - Dec 31
    Status Closed
    Enrollment 0 / 0
    • +
    • Section: 001
    • Instructor:Unassigned
    • Days:
    • Location:
    • Time: 5:00 PM
    • Dates: Dec 31 - Dec 31
    • Status: Closed
    • Enrollment: 0 / 0

    AFAS 299H – Honors Independent Study
  • Honors Course
  • Qualified students working on an individual basis with professors who have agreed to supervise such work.

    Section 001
    Days
    Location
    Time 5:00 PM - 5:00 PM
    Instructor Unassigned
    Date Dec 31 - Dec 31
    Status Closed
    Enrollment 0 / 0
    • +
    • Section: 001
    • Instructor:Unassigned
    • Days:
    • Location:
    • Time: 5:00 PM
    • Dates: Dec 31 - Dec 31
    • Status: Closed
    • Enrollment: 0 / 0

    AFAS 302 – Africana Studies Research Approaches
  • Gen Ed Diversity Emphasis
  • This course is designed to provide students with skills in conducting social science research in the field of Africana Studies. The course will consist of discussions of the role of knowledge, the various methods by which knowledge is acquired, and the manner that interpretations of knowledge occur.

    Section 101
    Days
    Location Online
    Time 5:00 PM - 5:00 PM
    Instructor Bayo Ijagbemi
    Date Jan 11 - May 3
    Status Open
    Enrollment 30 / 60
    • Days:
    • Location: Online
    • Time: 5:00 PM
    • Dates: Jan 11 - May 3
    • Status: Open
    • Enrollment: 30 / 60
    Section 201
    Days
    Location Online
    Time 5:00 PM - 5:00 PM
    Instructor Bayo Ijagbemi
    Date Jan 11 - May 3
    Status Open
    Enrollment 30 / 60
    • Days:
    • Location: Online
    • Time: 5:00 PM
    • Dates: Jan 11 - May 3
    • Status: Open
    • Enrollment: 30 / 60

    AFAS 304B – The Social Construction of Race: Blackness
  • Gen Ed Diversity Emphasis
  • Tier 2 Individuals & Societies
  • In constructing this course, the recognition of Whiteness/Blackness is not solely a reactionary response to challenges from persons of color: it is also a reflection of the need to provide a narrative of Whiteness/Blackness that intends an understanding of the notion of Whiteness/Blackness as a racial category and the implications of this categorization and association. For example, naming Whiteness displaces it from the unmarked status that is itself an effect of dominance. Within the particular disciplines of Anthropology and Ethnic Studies, Whiteness, Blackness and Race have come to be earnest subjects of Study. Being White or Black in the 21st Century, however, is far from straightforward. It is riddled with ambiguity and marked by a general sense of racial angst as to what it means to be White or Black. This course will attempt to respond to the question: what does it mean to be Black/White in our global climate?

    Section 101
    Days
    Location Online
    Time 5:00 PM - 5:00 PM
    Instructor Telesphory Machibya
    Date Jan 11 - May 3
    Status Open
    Enrollment 28 / 60
    • Days:
    • Location: Online
    • Time: 5:00 PM
    • Dates: Jan 11 - May 3
    • Status: Open
    • Enrollment: 28 / 60

    AFAS 306 – African-American Autobiographies: Women and Their Histories
  • Cross Listed
  • Gen Ed Diversity Emphasis
  • Tier 2 Individuals & Societies
  • Students will gain insight into the historical and cultural factors that have created, and continue to perpetuate gender and ethnic inequity. Students will come to understand African American writers, particularly women, as historical agents and self-defined individuals. While the course will emphasize the multiple roles of African American women, as portrayed autobiographically it also incorporates the historical struggles of those around them. It is my goal that through the course material students will see how African Americans are constantly recreating themselves in the face of adversity.

    Section 101
    Days
    Location Online
    Time 5:00 PM - 5:00 PM
    Instructor Mary Pierce
    Date Jan 11 - May 3
    Status Open
    Enrollment 114 / 125
    • Days:
    • Location: Online
    • Time: 5:00 PM
    • Dates: Jan 11 - May 3
    • Status: Open
    • Enrollment: 114 / 125
    Section 201
    Days
    Location Online
    Time 5:00 PM - 5:00 PM
    Instructor Mary Pierce
    Date Jan 11 - May 3
    Status Open
    Enrollment 15 / 20
    • Days:
    • Location: Online
    • Time: 5:00 PM
    • Dates: Jan 11 - May 3
    • Status: Open
    • Enrollment: 15 / 20

    AFAS 310 – Afro-Latin American Literature
  • Cross Listed
  • Gen Ed Diversity Emphasis
  • Tier 2 Humanities
  • A bio-critical discussion/study of writers of African decent/extraction from Latin America.

    Section 001
    Days TuTh
    Location M Pacheco ILC, Rm 119
    Time 2:00 PM - 3:15 PM
    Instructor Bonnie Wasserman
    Date Jan 11 - May 3
    Status Open
    Enrollment 59 / 60
    • Days: TuTh
    • Location: M Pacheco ILC, Rm 119
    • Time: 2:00 PM
    • Dates: Jan 11 - May 3
    • Status: Open
    • Enrollment: 59 / 60

    AFAS 329 – Cultures and Societies of Africa
  • Cross Listed
  • Writing Emphasis Course
  • Introduction to African prehistory, social anthropology, ecology, religions, ancient and modern state formation, slavery, urbanization, and contemporary issues.

    Section 001
    Days MoWeFr
    Location Engineering, Rm 308
    Time 11:00 AM - 11:50 AM
    Instructor David Killick
    Date Jan 11 - May 3
    Status Open
    Enrollment 29 / 30
    • Days: MoWeFr
    • Location: Engineering, Rm 308
    • Time: 11:00 AM
    • Dates: Jan 11 - May 3
    • Status: Open
    • Enrollment: 29 / 30

    AFAS 335 – Rap, Culture and God
  • Cross Listed
  • Pass/Fail Option
  • Honors Contract
  • Study of popular culture and religion in African-American and Latino/a communities, with a focus on the place of rap music in the cultural identity of these traditions.

    Section 001
    Days TuTh
    Location M Pacheco ILC, Rm 150
    Time 11:00 AM - 12:15 PM
    Instructor Alexander Nava
    Date Jan 11 - May 3
    Status Open
    Enrollment 121 / 150
    • Days: TuTh
    • Location: M Pacheco ILC, Rm 150
    • Time: 11:00 AM
    • Dates: Jan 11 - May 3
    • Status: Open
    • Enrollment: 121 / 150

    AFAS 342 – Writers, Women and the Gods
  • Cross Listed
  • Gen Ed Diversity Emphasis
  • Tier 2 Humanities
  • In order to conceptualize the way gender and ethnicity has shaped women's lives in the public and private domain students will "hear" the voices of African American women in ethnography, history and literature as we discuss the Africana concepts of life, health, beauty and family. The experiences of these women, as expressed in literature have become "formidable" presences in African American culture and history. The self-expression and self-definition, expressed by African American women's voices have generated social and political changes in American history that have also impacted the dominant Euro-American culture of American society.

    Section 101
    Days
    Location Online
    Time 5:00 PM - 5:00 PM
    Instructor Jennifer Donahue
    Date Jan 11 - May 3
    Status Open
    Enrollment 114 / 120
    • Days:
    • Location: Online
    • Time: 5:00 PM
    • Dates: Jan 11 - May 3
    • Status: Open
    • Enrollment: 114 / 120
    Section 102
    Days
    Location Online
    Time 5:00 PM - 5:00 PM
    Instructor Yuxuf Abana
    Date Jan 11 - May 3
    Status Open
    Enrollment 57 / 120
    • Days:
    • Location: Online
    • Time: 5:00 PM
    • Dates: Jan 11 - May 3
    • Status: Open
    • Enrollment: 57 / 120

    AFAS 344 – African American Religion
  • Cross Listed
  • Critical, thematic exegesis of indigenous African and Christian contributions to African American religions. Analyzes role of religion in resisting oppression and racial injustice.

    Section 001
    Days MoWe
    Location C E Chavez Bldg, Rm 307
    Time 2:00 PM - 3:15 PM
    Instructor Julian Kunnie
    Date Jan 11 - May 3
    Status Open
    Enrollment 12 / 30
    • Days: MoWe
    • Location: C E Chavez Bldg, Rm 307
    • Time: 2:00 PM
    • Dates: Jan 11 - May 3
    • Status: Open
    • Enrollment: 12 / 30

    AFAS 371 – Hip-Hop Cinema
  • Gen Ed Diversity Emphasis
  • Tier 2 Arts
  • Honors Contract
  • Course provides a strong foundation in the history and development of hip - hop cinema. Major films, directors, and movements are studied in their historical, social, and cultural context, with a particular focus on the aesthetics of visual language and cinematic techniques .

    Section 101
    Days
    Location Online
    Time 5:00 PM - 5:00 PM
    Instructor Tani Sanchez
    Date Jan 11 - May 3
    Status Open
    Enrollment 470 / 500
    • Days:
    • Location: Online
    • Time: 5:00 PM
    • Dates: Jan 11 - May 3
    • Status: Open
    • Enrollment: 470 / 500
    Section 102
    Days
    Location Online
    Time 5:00 PM - 5:00 PM
    Instructor Tani Sanchez
    Date Jan 11 - May 3
    Status Open
    Enrollment 462 / 500
    • Days:
    • Location: Online
    • Time: 5:00 PM
    • Dates: Jan 11 - May 3
    • Status: Open
    • Enrollment: 462 / 500
    Section 103
    Days
    Location Online
    Time 5:00 PM - 5:00 PM
    Instructor Tani Sanchez
    Date Jan 11 - May 3
    Status Open
    Enrollment 340 / 500
    • Days:
    • Location: Online
    • Time: 5:00 PM
    • Dates: Jan 11 - May 3
    • Status: Open
    • Enrollment: 340 / 500
    Section 203
    Days
    Location Online
    Time 5:00 PM - 5:00 PM
    Instructor Tani Sanchez
    Date Jan 11 - May 3
    Status Open
    Enrollment 340 / 500
    • Days:
    • Location: Online
    • Time: 5:00 PM
    • Dates: Jan 11 - May 3
    • Status: Open
    • Enrollment: 340 / 500

    AFAS 376 – Global Soccer
  • Cross Listed
  • Gen Ed Diversity Emphasis
  • Tier 2 Individuals & Societies
  • Honors Contract
  • This interdisciplinary course is about the emergence and growing notoriety of soccer in France, the Francophone world, and the rest of the planet. While the British invented "football" (as soccer is known around the world) and professional football, the French were key players in structuring it worldwide. Following in the steps of Pierre de Coubertin who revived the Olympic Games at the end of the 19th century, French compatriots Jules Rimet, Robert Guérin, Henri Delaunay, Jacques de Ryswick, Gabriel Hanot, Jacques Goddet, and Jacques Ferran were central figures in the creation of the most important soccer institutions as of today: Fédération Internationale de Football Association (FIFA) in 1904, the FIFA World Cup Soccer in 1930, the Union of European Football Associations (UEFA) in 1954, the UEFA Coupe d'Europe des Clubs Champions Européens (Champions League) in 1955, and the Ballon d'Or (Golden Ball Award) in 1956. The course provides a strong foundation in the history and development of soccer in France, the Francophone world, and as a worldwide global phenomenon through explorations in the following areas: cultural and global studies, philosophy, history, institutions, the arts, and language. The course presents several important themes that will allow us to understand the popularity and identification of the populations with soccer worldwide, as well as the human values it represents: olympism, pacifism, imperialism, colonialism, national identities, race, politics, gender, and globalization. Students will read and discuss some of the most important scholarly texts dealing with soccer.

    Section 101
    Days
    Location Online
    Time 5:00 PM - 5:00 PM
    Instructor Yuxuf Abana
    Date Jan 11 - May 3
    Status Open
    Enrollment 119 / 300
    • Days:
    • Location: Online
    • Time: 5:00 PM
    • Dates: Jan 11 - May 3
    • Status: Open
    • Enrollment: 119 / 300

    AFAS 378 – AfroFuturism and Black Speculative Fiction
  • Tier 2 Individuals & Societies
  • Honors Contract
  • This course explores the aspirations that people of African descent have for the future, speculation, utopias and dystopias. Part of the resilience of black culture and black life is about imagining the impossible, imagining better places, situating oneself on different levels of existence and interacting with other life forms, be they alien, artificial or human, in ways not fully embraced or understood by Western culture. Afrofuturism encompasses art, music, literature, religion, technology and the future in new and exciting ways in order to further understand the human condition, more specifically the place of people of color in the 21st century and beyond. Overall, this course explores the construction of modern and future worlds from the perspective of global black experiences.

    Section 101
    Days
    Location Online
    Time 5:00 PM - 5:00 PM
    Instructor Bryan Carter
    Date Jan 11 - May 3
    Status Open
    Enrollment 84 / 300
    • Days:
    • Location: Online
    • Time: 5:00 PM
    • Dates: Jan 11 - May 3
    • Status: Open
    • Enrollment: 84 / 300
    Section 201
    Days
    Location Online
    Time 5:00 PM - 5:00 PM
    Instructor Bryan Carter
    Date Jan 11 - May 3
    Status Open
    Enrollment 84 / 300
    • Days:
    • Location: Online
    • Time: 5:00 PM
    • Dates: Jan 11 - May 3
    • Status: Open
    • Enrollment: 84 / 300

    AFAS 381 – African/Indigenous Religions
  • Cross Listed
  • Gen Ed Diversity Emphasis
  • Tier 2 Humanities
  • This course examines religious beliefs in Africa in order to illuminate connections between religion and culture on that continent, and to examine the relationship between religio-culture and the socio-economic and political forces that shape contemporary African societies.

    Section 001
    Days MoWe
    Location C E Chavez Bldg, Rm 307
    Time 3:30 PM - 4:45 PM
    Instructor Julian Kunnie
    Date Jan 11 - May 3
    Status Open
    Enrollment 27 / 30
    • Days: MoWe
    • Location: C E Chavez Bldg, Rm 307
    • Time: 3:30 PM
    • Dates: Jan 11 - May 3
    • Status: Open
    • Enrollment: 27 / 30

    AFAS 399 – Independent Study
    Qualified students working on an individual basis with professors who have agreed to supervise such work.

    Section 001
    Days
    Location
    Time 5:00 PM - 5:00 PM
    Instructor Bryan Carter
    Date Dec 31 - Dec 31
    Status Open
    Enrollment 1 / 3
    • Days:
    • Location:
    • Time: 5:00 PM
    • Dates: Dec 31 - Dec 31
    • Status: Open
    • Enrollment: 1 / 3
    Section 002
    Days
    Location
    Time 5:00 PM - 5:00 PM
    Instructor Tani Sanchez
    Date Dec 31 - Dec 31
    Status Open
    Enrollment 0 / 3
    • Days:
    • Location:
    • Time: 5:00 PM
    • Dates: Dec 31 - Dec 31
    • Status: Open
    • Enrollment: 0 / 3

    AFAS 399H – Honors Independent Study
  • Honors Course
  • Qualified students working on an individual basis with professors who have agreed to supervise such work.

    Section 001
    Days
    Location
    Time 5:00 PM - 5:00 PM
    Instructor Unassigned
    Date Dec 31 - Dec 31
    Status Closed
    Enrollment 0 / 0
    • +
    • Section: 001
    • Instructor:Unassigned
    • Days:
    • Location:
    • Time: 5:00 PM
    • Dates: Dec 31 - Dec 31
    • Status: Closed
    • Enrollment: 0 / 0

    AFAS 423 – Topics in Caribbean Culture, Literature and Identity
  • Cross Listed
  • Honors Contract
  • The aim of the course is to investigate African Caribbean writings in English on issues from slavery through the 20th century. the key focus will be on issues from what is now considered the post colonial islands and countries. It will also take into account, the growing body of literature by Caribbean women writers.

    Section 001
    Days TuTh
    Location Psychology, Rm 307
    Time 3:30 PM - 6:00 PM
    Instructor Geta Leseur-Brown
    Date Jan 11 - Mar 3
    Status Open
    Enrollment 6 / 40
    • Days: TuTh
    • Location: Psychology, Rm 307
    • Time: 3:30 PM
    • Dates: Jan 11 - Mar 3
    • Status: Open
    • Enrollment: 6 / 40

    AFAS 436 – Civil War and Reconstruction, U.S. 1861-1878
    Political, constitutional, economic, and military developments in the U.S. and the Confederacy during and after the Civil War.

    Section 001
    Days TuTh
    Location McClelland Park, Rm 101
    Time 2:00 PM - 3:15 PM
    Instructor Danielle Barefoot
    Date Jan 11 - May 3
    Status Open
    Enrollment 60 / 60
    • +
    • Section: 001
    • Instructor:Danielle Barefoot
    • Days: TuTh
    • Location: McClelland Park, Rm 101
    • Time: 2:00 PM
    • Dates: Jan 11 - May 3
    • Status: Open
    • Enrollment: 60 / 60

    AFAS 439 – Blacks in Hollywood
  • Honors Contract
  • This introductory course focuses on the impact the subjective concept of race has had in African American cinematic representations, and how images work in controlling and policing thought and constructing sexuality. This course serves as an introduction to basic race theory.

    Section 001
    Days MoWe
    Location Modern Languages, Rm 310
    Time 2:00 PM - 2:50 PM
    Instructor Judd Ruggill
    Date Jan 11 - May 3
    Status Open
    Enrollment 39 / 60
    • Days: MoWe
    • Location: Modern Languages, Rm 310
    • Time: 2:00 PM
    • Dates: Jan 11 - May 3
    • Status: Open
    • Enrollment: 39 / 60
    Section 001
    Days
    Location Online
    Time 5:00 PM - 5:00 PM
    Instructor Judd Ruggill
    Date Jan 11 - May 3
    Status Open
    Enrollment 39 / 60
    • Days:
    • Location: Online
    • Time: 5:00 PM
    • Dates: Jan 11 - May 3
    • Status: Open
    • Enrollment: 39 / 60

    AFAS 467 – Race and Ethnic Relations
  • Cross Listed
  • Gen Ed Diversity Emphasis
  • Pass/Fail Option
  • Social processes involved in minority groups in terms of race, caste, class, ethnicity, politics, and religion.

    Section 001
    Days TuTh
    Location Social Sciences, Rm 222
    Time 11:00 AM - 12:15 PM
    Date Jan 11 - May 3
    Status Open
    Enrollment 26 / 60
    • Days: TuTh
    • Location: Social Sciences, Rm 222
    • Time: 11:00 AM
    • Dates: Jan 11 - May 3
    • Status: Open
    • Enrollment: 26 / 60

    AFAS 493 – Internship
    Specialized work on an individual basis, consisting of training and practice in actual service in a technical, business, or governmental establishment.

    Section 001
    Days
    Location
    Time 5:00 PM - 5:00 PM
    Instructor Praise Zenenga
    Date Dec 31 - Dec 31
    Status Open
    Enrollment 0 / 10
    • Days:
    • Location:
    • Time: 5:00 PM
    • Dates: Dec 31 - Dec 31
    • Status: Open
    • Enrollment: 0 / 10
    Section 002
    Days
    Location
    Time 5:00 PM - 5:00 PM
    Instructor Unassigned
    Date Dec 31 - Dec 31
    Status Closed
    Enrollment 0 / 0
    • +
    • Section: 002
    • Instructor:Unassigned
    • Days:
    • Location:
    • Time: 5:00 PM
    • Dates: Dec 31 - Dec 31
    • Status: Closed
    • Enrollment: 0 / 0
    Section 003
    Days
    Location
    Time 5:00 PM - 5:00 PM
    Instructor Unassigned
    Date Dec 31 - Dec 31
    Status Closed
    Enrollment 0 / 0
    • +
    • Section: 003
    • Instructor:Unassigned
    • Days:
    • Location:
    • Time: 5:00 PM
    • Dates: Dec 31 - Dec 31
    • Status: Closed
    • Enrollment: 0 / 0

    AFAS 494 – Practicum
    The practical application, on an individual basis, of previously studied theory and the collection of data for future theoretical interpretation.

    Section 001
    Days
    Location
    Time 5:00 PM - 5:00 PM
    Instructor Unassigned
    Date Dec 31 - Dec 31
    Status Closed
    Enrollment 0 / 0
    • +
    • Section: 001
    • Instructor:Unassigned
    • Days:
    • Location:
    • Time: 5:00 PM
    • Dates: Dec 31 - Dec 31
    • Status: Closed
    • Enrollment: 0 / 0
    Section 002
    Days
    Location
    Time 5:00 PM - 5:00 PM
    Instructor Unassigned
    Date Dec 31 - Dec 31
    Status Closed
    Enrollment 0 / 0
    • +
    • Section: 002
    • Instructor:Unassigned
    • Days:
    • Location:
    • Time: 5:00 PM
    • Dates: Dec 31 - Dec 31
    • Status: Closed
    • Enrollment: 0 / 0

    AFAS 498 – Senior Capstone
    A culminating experience for majors involving a substantive project that demonstrates a synthesis of learning accumulated in the major, including broadly comprehensive knowledge of the discipline and its methodologies. Senior standing required.

    Section 101
    Days
    Location Online
    Time 5:00 PM - 5:00 PM
    Instructor Praise Zenenga
    Date Jan 11 - May 3
    Status Open
    Enrollment 8 / 10
    • Days:
    • Location: Online
    • Time: 5:00 PM
    • Dates: Jan 11 - May 3
    • Status: Open
    • Enrollment: 8 / 10

    AFAS 498H – Honors Thesis
  • Honors Course
  • An honors thesis is required of all the students graduating with honors. Students ordinarily sign up for this course as a two-semester sequence. The first semester the student performs research under the supervision of a faculty member; the second semester the student writes an honors thesis.

    Section 001
    Days
    Location
    Time 5:00 PM - 5:00 PM
    Instructor Unassigned
    Date Dec 31 - Dec 31
    Status Closed
    Enrollment 0 / 0
    • +
    • Section: 001
    • Instructor:Unassigned
    • Days:
    • Location:
    • Time: 5:00 PM
    • Dates: Dec 31 - Dec 31
    • Status: Closed
    • Enrollment: 0 / 0

    AFAS 498H – Honors Thesis
  • Honors Course
  • Writing Emphasis Course
  • An honors thesis is required of all the students graduating with honors. Students ordinarily sign up for this course as a two-semester sequence. The first semester the student performs research under the supervision of a faculty member; the second semester the student writes an honors thesis.

    Section 002
    Days
    Location
    Time 5:00 PM - 5:00 PM
    Instructor Unassigned
    Date Dec 31 - Dec 31
    Status Closed
    Enrollment 0 / 0
    • +
    • Section: 002
    • Instructor:Unassigned
    • Days:
    • Location:
    • Time: 5:00 PM
    • Dates: Dec 31 - Dec 31
    • Status: Closed
    • Enrollment: 0 / 0

    AFAS 499 – Independent Study
    Qualified students working on an individual basis with professors who have agreed to supervise such work.

    Section 001
    Days
    Location
    Time 5:00 PM - 5:00 PM
    Instructor Unassigned
    Date Dec 31 - Dec 31
    Status Open
    Enrollment 0 / 25
    • +
    • Section: 001
    • Instructor:Unassigned
    • Days:
    • Location:
    • Time: 5:00 PM
    • Dates: Dec 31 - Dec 31
    • Status: Open
    • Enrollment: 0 / 25
    Section 002
    Days
    Location
    Time 5:00 PM - 5:00 PM
    Instructor Unassigned
    Date Dec 31 - Dec 31
    Status Open
    Enrollment 0 / 25
    • +
    • Section: 002
    • Instructor:Unassigned
    • Days:
    • Location:
    • Time: 5:00 PM
    • Dates: Dec 31 - Dec 31
    • Status: Open
    • Enrollment: 0 / 25

    AFAS 599 – Independent Study
    Qualified graduate students working on an individual basis with professors who have agreed to supervise such work.

    Section 001
    Days
    Location
    Time 5:00 PM - 5:00 PM
    Instructor Unassigned
    Date Dec 31 - Dec 31
    Status Open
    Enrollment 0 / 10
    • +
    • Section: 001
    • Instructor:Unassigned
    • Days:
    • Location:
    • Time: 5:00 PM
    • Dates: Dec 31 - Dec 31
    • Status: Open
    • Enrollment: 0 / 10
    Section 002
    Days
    Location
    Time 5:00 PM - 5:00 PM
    Instructor Unassigned
    Date Dec 31 - Dec 31
    Status Open
    Enrollment 0 / 30
    • +
    • Section: 002
    • Instructor:Unassigned
    • Days:
    • Location:
    • Time: 5:00 PM
    • Dates: Dec 31 - Dec 31
    • Status: Open
    • Enrollment: 0 / 30
    Summer 2017
    AFRICANA STUDIES

    AFAS 150B1 – Contemporary Afro Brazil
  • Gen Ed Diversity Emphasis
  • Tier 1 Individuals & Societies
  • Honors Contract
  • This course introduces students to the origins and emergence of Afro-Brazilians, peoples of African descent in Brazil, from an interdisciplinary perspective. Principle topics of discussion will be drawn from areas of history, philosophy, political economy, literature, the arts, religion, culture, and society.

    Section 101
    Days
    Location Online
    Time 5:00 PM - 5:00 PM
    Instructor Praise Zenenga
    Date Jun 5 - Jul 6
    Status Open
    Enrollment 9 / 40
    • Days:
    • Location: Online
    • Time: 5:00 PM
    • Dates: Jun 5 - Jul 6
    • Status: Open
    • Enrollment: 9 / 40
    Section 102
    Days
    Location Online
    Time 5:00 PM - 5:00 PM
    Instructor Praise Zenenga
    Date Jul 10 - Aug 9
    Status Open
    Enrollment 6 / 40
    • Days:
    • Location: Online
    • Time: 5:00 PM
    • Dates: Jul 10 - Aug 9
    • Status: Open
    • Enrollment: 6 / 40
    Section 131
    Days
    Location Online
    Time 5:00 PM - 5:00 PM
    Instructor Praise Zenenga
    Date May 15 - Jun 3
    Status Open
    Enrollment 5 / 40
    • Days:
    • Location: Online
    • Time: 5:00 PM
    • Dates: May 15 - Jun 3
    • Status: Open
    • Enrollment: 5 / 40

    AFAS 160A1 – The Africana Experience
  • Gen Ed Diversity Emphasis
  • Tier 1 Traditions and Cultures
  • This course will introduce students to fundamental issues and concepts in the Africana experience in the United States, Africa, and the Caribbean, from an interdisciplinary perspective. Principle topics of discussion will be drawn from areas of history, philosophy, political-economy, literature and the arts, religion-culture and society.

    Section 101
    Days
    Location Online
    Time 5:00 PM - 5:00 PM
    Instructor Bayo Ijagbemi
    Date Jun 5 - Jul 6
    Status Open
    Enrollment 16 / 18
    • Days:
    • Location: Online
    • Time: 5:00 PM
    • Dates: Jun 5 - Jul 6
    • Status: Open
    • Enrollment: 16 / 18
    Section 101
    Days
    Location Online
    Time 5:00 PM - 5:00 PM
    Instructor Bayo Ijagbemi
    Date Jul 10 - Aug 9
    Status Open
    Enrollment 14 / 18
    • Days:
    • Location: Online
    • Time: 5:00 PM
    • Dates: Jul 10 - Aug 9
    • Status: Open
    • Enrollment: 14 / 18
    Section 131
    Days
    Location Online
    Time 5:00 PM - 5:00 PM
    Instructor Bayo Ijagbemi
    Date May 15 - Jun 3
    Status Open
    Enrollment 3 / 18
    • Days:
    • Location: Online
    • Time: 5:00 PM
    • Dates: May 15 - Jun 3
    • Status: Open
    • Enrollment: 3 / 18

    AFAS 160A2 – African Diaspora: Religion and Culture
  • Gen Ed Diversity Emphasis
  • Tier 1 Traditions and Cultures
  • This course surveys continental African religions and their manifestations in the African Diaspora. Brazil, Jamaica, Trinidad, Cuba, Haiti and the U.S.A. are highlighted. The epistemologies and practices of the Fon, Yoruba, and Bantu peoples are analyzed to understand their continued impact on the contemporary world.

    Section 101
    Days
    Location Online
    Time 5:00 PM - 5:00 PM
    Instructor Yuxuf Abana
    Date Jul 10 - Aug 9
    Status Open
    Enrollment 2 / 25
    • Days:
    • Location: Online
    • Time: 5:00 PM
    • Dates: Jul 10 - Aug 9
    • Status: Open
    • Enrollment: 2 / 25

    AFAS 160D1 – Introduction to African American Literature
  • Tier 1 Traditions and Cultures
  • Introduction to African American literature will explore the linguistic and cultural roots and traditions of literary writing by African Americans in three centuries of American history focusing on select readings in poetry, drama, and fictional prose. The overall goal of the course is to introduce students to the history of the different genres, contexts, and content of literary production by African American writers from the 1700s to the late 20th century.

    Section 101
    Days
    Location Online
    Time 5:00 PM - 5:00 PM
    Instructor Bryan Carter
    Date Jul 10 - Aug 9
    Status Open
    Enrollment 16 / 18
    • Days:
    • Location: Online
    • Time: 5:00 PM
    • Dates: Jul 10 - Aug 9
    • Status: Open
    • Enrollment: 16 / 18
    Section 101
    Days
    Location Online
    Time 5:00 PM - 5:00 PM
    Instructor Bryan Carter
    Date Jun 5 - Jul 6
    Status Closed
    Enrollment 18 / 18
    • Days:
    • Location: Online
    • Time: 5:00 PM
    • Dates: Jun 5 - Jul 6
    • Status: Closed
    • Enrollment: 18 / 18
    Section 102
    Days
    Location Online
    Time 5:00 PM - 5:00 PM
    Instructor Awndrea Caves
    Date Jun 5 - Jul 6
    Status Open
    Enrollment 16 / 40
    • Days:
    • Location: Online
    • Time: 5:00 PM
    • Dates: Jun 5 - Jul 6
    • Status: Open
    • Enrollment: 16 / 40
    Section 102
    Days
    Location Online
    Time 5:00 PM - 5:00 PM
    Instructor Bryan Carter
    Date Jul 10 - Aug 9
    Status Open
    Enrollment 25 / 28
    • Days:
    • Location: Online
    • Time: 5:00 PM
    • Dates: Jul 10 - Aug 9
    • Status: Open
    • Enrollment: 25 / 28
    Section 131
    Days
    Location Online
    Time 5:00 PM - 5:00 PM
    Instructor Bryan Carter
    Date May 15 - Jun 3
    Status Closed
    Enrollment 25 / 25
    • Days:
    • Location: Online
    • Time: 5:00 PM
    • Dates: May 15 - Jun 3
    • Status: Closed
    • Enrollment: 25 / 25
    Section 132
    Days
    Location Online
    Time 5:00 PM - 5:00 PM
    Instructor Awndrea Caves
    Date May 15 - Jun 3
    Status Open
    Enrollment 6 / 40
    • Days:
    • Location: Online
    • Time: 5:00 PM
    • Dates: May 15 - Jun 3
    • Status: Open
    • Enrollment: 6 / 40

    AFAS 200 – Introduction to Africana Studies
  • Tier 2 Humanities
  • Course provides a comprehensive understanding of the African American experience as grounded in the humanities and social sciences. A broad investigation of Africana history and culture and its subsequent evolution in the United States.

    Section 101
    Days
    Location Online
    Time 5:00 PM - 5:00 PM
    Instructor Bryan Carter
    Date Jul 10 - Aug 9
    Status Open
    Enrollment 24 / 25
    • Days:
    • Location: Online
    • Time: 5:00 PM
    • Dates: Jul 10 - Aug 9
    • Status: Open
    • Enrollment: 24 / 25
    Section 101
    Days
    Location Online
    Time 5:00 PM - 5:00 PM
    Instructor Bryan Carter
    Date Jun 5 - Jul 6
    Status Closed
    Enrollment 20 / 20
    • Days:
    • Location: Online
    • Time: 5:00 PM
    • Dates: Jun 5 - Jul 6
    • Status: Closed
    • Enrollment: 20 / 20
    Section 102
    Days
    Location Online
    Time 5:00 PM - 5:00 PM
    Instructor Yuxuf Abana
    Date Jul 10 - Aug 9
    Status Open
    Enrollment 6 / 25
    • Days:
    • Location: Online
    • Time: 5:00 PM
    • Dates: Jul 10 - Aug 9
    • Status: Open
    • Enrollment: 6 / 25
    Section 102
    Days
    Location Online
    Time 5:00 PM - 5:00 PM
    Instructor Bryan Carter
    Date Jun 5 - Jul 6
    Status Open
    Enrollment 21 / 25
    • Days:
    • Location: Online
    • Time: 5:00 PM
    • Dates: Jun 5 - Jul 6
    • Status: Open
    • Enrollment: 21 / 25
    Section 103
    Days
    Location Online
    Time 5:00 PM - 5:00 PM
    Instructor Treya Allen
    Date Jun 5 - Jul 6
    Status Open
    Enrollment 16 / 20
    • +
    • Section: 103
    • Instructor:Treya Allen
    • Days:
    • Location: Online
    • Time: 5:00 PM
    • Dates: Jun 5 - Jul 6
    • Status: Open
    • Enrollment: 16 / 20
    Section 131
    Days
    Location Online
    Time 5:00 PM - 5:00 PM
    Instructor Bryan Carter
    Date May 15 - Jun 3
    Status Closed
    Enrollment 18 / 18
    • Days:
    • Location: Online
    • Time: 5:00 PM
    • Dates: May 15 - Jun 3
    • Status: Closed
    • Enrollment: 18 / 18
    Section 132
    Days
    Location Online
    Time 5:00 PM - 5:00 PM
    Instructor Mary Pierce
    Date May 15 - Jun 3
    Status Open
    Enrollment 20 / 25
    • Days:
    • Location: Online
    • Time: 5:00 PM
    • Dates: May 15 - Jun 3
    • Status: Open
    • Enrollment: 20 / 25
    Section 203
    Days
    Location Online
    Time 5:00 PM - 5:00 PM
    Instructor Treya Allen
    Date Jun 5 - Jul 6
    Status Closed
    Enrollment 5 / 5
    • +
    • Section: 203
    • Instructor:Treya Allen
    • Days:
    • Location: Online
    • Time: 5:00 PM
    • Dates: Jun 5 - Jul 6
    • Status: Closed
    • Enrollment: 5 / 5

    AFAS 209 – African American History (1440-1877)
  • Cross Listed
  • This course evaluates the early experiences of peoples of African descent in North America. The culture of African captives, their daily lives under different slave regimes, slave resistance, free blacks, and emancipation are the main subjects addressed in this class.

    Section 131
    Days
    Location Online
    Time 5:00 PM - 5:00 PM
    Instructor Mary Pierce
    Date May 15 - Jun 3
    Status Open
    Enrollment 6 / 40
    • Days:
    • Location: Online
    • Time: 5:00 PM
    • Dates: May 15 - Jun 3
    • Status: Open
    • Enrollment: 6 / 40

    AFAS 220 – Introduction to African American Studies
  • Cross Listed
  • Gen Ed Diversity Emphasis
  • Tier 2 Individuals & Societies
  • Introductory survey of the literature, history, culture and social issues affecting Black Americans.

    Section 001
    Days MoTuWeTh
    Location Biol Sci East, Rm 314
    Time 9:00 AM - 10:45 AM
    Instructor Johnny Bowens
    Date Jul 10 - Aug 9
    Status Open
    Enrollment 4 / 25
    • Days: MoTuWeTh
    • Location: Biol Sci East, Rm 314
    • Time: 9:00 AM
    • Dates: Jul 10 - Aug 9
    • Status: Open
    • Enrollment: 4 / 25
    Section 101
    Days
    Location Online
    Time 5:00 PM - 5:00 PM
    Instructor Bryan Carter
    Date Jun 5 - Jul 6
    Status Open
    Enrollment 18 / 18
    • Days:
    • Location: Online
    • Time: 5:00 PM
    • Dates: Jun 5 - Jul 6
    • Status: Open
    • Enrollment: 18 / 18
    Section 131
    Days
    Location Online
    Time 5:00 PM - 5:00 PM
    Instructor Treya Allen
    Date May 15 - Jun 3
    Status Open
    Enrollment 8 / 40
    • +
    • Section: 131
    • Instructor:Treya Allen
    • Days:
    • Location: Online
    • Time: 5:00 PM
    • Dates: May 15 - Jun 3
    • Status: Open
    • Enrollment: 8 / 40

    AFAS 222 – African American Studies: A History of Ideas
  • Cross Listed
  • Gen Ed Diversity Emphasis
  • Tier 2 Humanities
  • Pass/Fail Option
  • This course is concerned with the history of oppression of African and other Indigenous peoples in the world and examines ideas by radical philosophers and scholars from the African Diaspora directed toward liberation from oppression.

    Section 001
    Days MoTuWeTh
    Location Biol Sci East, Rm 314
    Time 11:00 AM - 12:45 PM
    Instructor Johnny Bowens
    Date Jul 10 - Aug 9
    Status Open
    Enrollment 16 / 25
    • Days: MoTuWeTh
    • Location: Biol Sci East, Rm 314
    • Time: 11:00 AM
    • Dates: Jul 10 - Aug 9
    • Status: Open
    • Enrollment: 16 / 25

    AFAS 230 – Introduction to African Literature
  • Cross Listed
  • Gen Ed Diversity Emphasis
  • Tier 2 Humanities
  • Anglophone and Francophone literature. Focuses on major authors; Achebe, Soyinka, Head, Wa Thiong'O, Brutus, Emecheta. Employs bio-literary analysis.

    Section 101
    Days
    Location Online
    Time 5:00 PM - 5:00 PM
    Instructor Praise Zenenga
    Date Jun 5 - Jul 6
    Status Open
    Enrollment 6 / 25
    • Days:
    • Location: Online
    • Time: 5:00 PM
    • Dates: Jun 5 - Jul 6
    • Status: Open
    • Enrollment: 6 / 25
    Section 101
    Days
    Location Online
    Time 5:00 PM - 5:00 PM
    Instructor Telesphory Machibya
    Date Jul 10 - Aug 9
    Status Open
    Enrollment 3 / 25
    • Days:
    • Location: Online
    • Time: 5:00 PM
    • Dates: Jul 10 - Aug 9
    • Status: Open
    • Enrollment: 3 / 25

    AFAS 260 – Ethnic Relations in the United States
  • Cross Listed
  • Gen Ed Diversity Emphasis
  • Tier 2 Individuals & Societies
  • Analysis of minority relations and mass movements in urban society; trends in the modern world, with special reference to present-day race problems and social conflict.

    Section 101
    Days
    Location Online
    Time 5:00 PM - 5:00 PM
    Instructor Liwen Zeng
    Date Jul 10 - Aug 9
    Status Open
    Enrollment 7 / 75
    • +
    • Section: 101
    • Instructor:Liwen Zeng
    • Days:
    • Location: Online
    • Time: 5:00 PM
    • Dates: Jul 10 - Aug 9
    • Status: Open
    • Enrollment: 7 / 75

    AFAS 302 – Africana Studies Research Approaches
  • Gen Ed Diversity Emphasis
  • This course is designed to provide students with skills in conducting social science research in the field of Africana Studies. The course will consist of discussions of the role of knowledge, the various methods by which knowledge is acquired, and the manner that interpretations of knowledge occur.

    Section 131
    Days
    Location Online
    Time 5:00 PM - 5:00 PM
    Instructor Praise Zenenga
    Date May 15 - Jun 3
    Status Open
    Enrollment 4 / 30
    • Days:
    • Location: Online
    • Time: 5:00 PM
    • Dates: May 15 - Jun 3
    • Status: Open
    • Enrollment: 4 / 30
    Section 231
    Days
    Location Online
    Time 5:00 PM - 5:00 PM
    Instructor Praise Zenenga
    Date May 15 - Jun 3
    Status Open
    Enrollment 4 / 30
    • Days:
    • Location: Online
    • Time: 5:00 PM
    • Dates: May 15 - Jun 3
    • Status: Open
    • Enrollment: 4 / 30

    AFAS 304A – The Social Construction of Race: Whiteness
  • Gen Ed Diversity Emphasis
  • Tier 2 Individuals & Societies
  • Pass/Fail Option
  • Honors Contract
  • In constructing this course, the recognition of Whiteness/Blackness is not solely a reactionary response to challenges from persons of color; it is also a reflection of the need to provide a narrative of Whiteness/Blackness that intends an understanding of the notion of Whiteness/Blackness as a racial category and the implications of this categorization and association. For example, naming Whiteness displaced it from the unmarked, and unnamed status that is itself an effect of dominance. Within the particular disciplines of Anthropology and Ethnic Studies, Whiteness, Blackness and Race have come to be earnest subjects of study. Being White or Black in the 21st Century, however, is far from straightforward. It is riddled with ambiguity and marked by a general sense of racial angst as to what it means to be White or Black. This course will attempt to respond to the question: What does it mean to be Black/White in our global climate?

    Section 101
    Days
    Location Online
    Time 5:00 PM - 5:00 PM
    Instructor Jennifer Donahue
    Date Jun 5 - Jul 6
    Status Open
    Enrollment 13 / 25
    • Days:
    • Location: Online
    • Time: 5:00 PM
    • Dates: Jun 5 - Jul 6
    • Status: Open
    • Enrollment: 13 / 25

    AFAS 304B – The Social Construction of Race: Blackness
  • Gen Ed Diversity Emphasis
  • Tier 2 Individuals & Societies
  • In constructing this course, the recognition of Whiteness/Blackness is not solely a reactionary response to challenges from persons of color: it is also a reflection of the need to provide a narrative of Whiteness/Blackness that intends an understanding of the notion of Whiteness/Blackness as a racial category and the implications of this categorization and association. For example, naming Whiteness displaces it from the unmarked status that is itself an effect of dominance. Within the particular disciplines of Anthropology and Ethnic Studies, Whiteness, Blackness and Race have come to be earnest subjects of Study. Being White or Black in the 21st Century, however, is far from straightforward. It is riddled with ambiguity and marked by a general sense of racial angst as to what it means to be White or Black. This course will attempt to respond to the question: what does it mean to be Black/White in our global climate?

    Section 101
    Days
    Location Online
    Time 5:00 PM - 5:00 PM
    Instructor Mary Pierce
    Date Jul 10 - Aug 9
    Status Open
    Enrollment 13 / 40
    • Days:
    • Location: Online
    • Time: 5:00 PM
    • Dates: Jul 10 - Aug 9
    • Status: Open
    • Enrollment: 13 / 40

    AFAS 306 – African-American Autobiographies: Women and Their Histories
  • Cross Listed
  • Gen Ed Diversity Emphasis
  • Tier 2 Individuals & Societies
  • Students will gain insight into the historical and cultural factors that have created, and continue to perpetuate gender and ethnic inequity. Students will come to understand African American writers, particularly women, as historical agents and self-defined individuals. While the course will emphasize the multiple roles of African American women, as portrayed autobiographically it also incorporates the historical struggles of those around them. It is my goal that through the course material students will see how African Americans are constantly recreating themselves in the face of adversity.

    Section 101
    Days
    Location Online
    Time 5:00 PM - 5:00 PM
    Instructor Awndrea Caves
    Date Jun 5 - Jul 6
    Status Open
    Enrollment 17 / 40
    • Days:
    • Location: Online
    • Time: 5:00 PM
    • Dates: Jun 5 - Jul 6
    • Status: Open
    • Enrollment: 17 / 40
    Section 101
    Days
    Location Online
    Time 5:00 PM - 5:00 PM
    Instructor Mary Pierce
    Date Jul 10 - Aug 9
    Status Open
    Enrollment 16 / 40
    • Days:
    • Location: Online
    • Time: 5:00 PM
    • Dates: Jul 10 - Aug 9
    • Status: Open
    • Enrollment: 16 / 40
    Section 131
    Days
    Location Online
    Time 5:00 PM - 5:00 PM
    Instructor Awndrea Caves
    Date May 15 - Jun 3
    Status Open
    Enrollment 9 / 40
    • Days:
    • Location: Online
    • Time: 5:00 PM
    • Dates: May 15 - Jun 3
    • Status: Open
    • Enrollment: 9 / 40

    AFAS 310 – Afro-Latin American Literature
  • Cross Listed
  • Gen Ed Diversity Emphasis
  • Tier 2 Humanities
  • A bio-critical discussion/study of writers of African decent/extraction from Latin America.

    Section 131
    Days
    Location Online
    Time 5:00 PM - 5:00 PM
    Instructor Jennifer Donahue
    Date May 15 - Jun 3
    Status Open
    Enrollment 8 / 25
    • Days:
    • Location: Online
    • Time: 5:00 PM
    • Dates: May 15 - Jun 3
    • Status: Open
    • Enrollment: 8 / 25

    AFAS 314 – Caribbean Literature and Culture (West Indies)
  • Gen Ed Diversity Emphasis
  • Tier 2 Humanities
  • The course examines how the literature captures the multifaceted social, cultural, and political life of the region.

    Section 131
    Days
    Location Online
    Time 5:00 PM - 5:00 PM
    Instructor Jennifer Donahue
    Date May 15 - Jun 3
    Status Open
    Enrollment 11 / 25
    • Days:
    • Location: Online
    • Time: 5:00 PM
    • Dates: May 15 - Jun 3
    • Status: Open
    • Enrollment: 11 / 25

    AFAS 320 – The African American Slave Narrative: History and Literature
  • Tier 2 Humanities
  • This course is designed to introduce undergraduate students to the history of narratives by African slaves before and after the American Civil War. This course will benefit majors/minors in American/African Literature or other interdisciplinary majors who wish to study the historical experiences of minority ethnic cultures in America.

    Section 101
    Days
    Location Online
    Time 5:00 PM - 5:00 PM
    Instructor Yuxuf Abana
    Date Jun 5 - Jul 6
    Status Open
    Enrollment 4 / 25
    • Days:
    • Location: Online
    • Time: 5:00 PM
    • Dates: Jun 5 - Jul 6
    • Status: Open
    • Enrollment: 4 / 25
    Section 101
    Days
    Location Online
    Time 5:00 PM - 5:00 PM
    Instructor Awndrea Caves
    Date Jul 10 - Aug 9
    Status Open
    Enrollment 6 / 40
    • Days:
    • Location: Online
    • Time: 5:00 PM
    • Dates: Jul 10 - Aug 9
    • Status: Open
    • Enrollment: 6 / 40
    Section 131
    Days
    Location Online
    Time 5:00 PM - 5:00 PM
    Instructor Yuxuf Abana
    Date May 15 - Jun 3
    Status Open
    Enrollment 1 / 25
    • Days:
    • Location: Online
    • Time: 5:00 PM
    • Dates: May 15 - Jun 3
    • Status: Open
    • Enrollment: 1 / 25

    AFAS 335 – Rap, Culture and God
  • Cross Listed
  • Pass/Fail Option
  • Honors Contract
  • Study of popular culture and religion in African-American and Latino/a communities, with a focus on the place of rap music in the cultural identity of these traditions.

    Section 001
    Days
    Location Online
    Time 5:00 PM - 5:00 PM
    Instructor Alexander Nava
    Date Jun 5 - Jul 6
    Status Open
    Enrollment 22 / 25
    • Days:
    • Location: Online
    • Time: 5:00 PM
    • Dates: Jun 5 - Jul 6
    • Status: Open
    • Enrollment: 22 / 25
    Section 101
    Days
    Location Online
    Time 5:00 PM - 5:00 PM
    Instructor Alexander Nava
    Date Jul 10 - Aug 9
    Status Open
    Enrollment 15 / 25
    • Days:
    • Location: Online
    • Time: 5:00 PM
    • Dates: Jul 10 - Aug 9
    • Status: Open
    • Enrollment: 15 / 25
    Section 101
    Days
    Location Online
    Time 5:00 PM - 5:00 PM
    Instructor Alexander Nava
    Date Jun 5 - Jul 6
    Status Open
    Enrollment 22 / 25
    • Days:
    • Location: Online
    • Time: 5:00 PM
    • Dates: Jun 5 - Jul 6
    • Status: Open
    • Enrollment: 22 / 25

    AFAS 340 – The Politics of Race and the African Experience
  • Gen Ed Diversity Emphasis
  • Tier 2 Individuals & Societies
  • By examining both primary and secondary sources this course explores the historical development of African-American civil rights from 1619 with the arrival of the first Africans to Jamestown colony, to the momentous decision by the Supreme court to desegregate schools in 1954.

    Section 101
    Days
    Location Online
    Time 5:00 PM - 5:00 PM
    Instructor Praise Zenenga
    Date Jul 10 - Aug 9
    Status Open
    Enrollment 5 / 25
    • Days:
    • Location: Online
    • Time: 5:00 PM
    • Dates: Jul 10 - Aug 9
    • Status: Open
    • Enrollment: 5 / 25

    AFAS 342 – Writers, Women and the Gods
  • Cross Listed
  • Gen Ed Diversity Emphasis
  • Tier 2 Humanities
  • In order to conceptualize the way gender and ethnicity has shaped women's lives in the public and private domain students will "hear" the voices of African American women in ethnography, history and literature as we discuss the Africana concepts of life, health, beauty and family. The experiences of these women, as expressed in literature have become "formidable" presences in African American culture and history. The self-expression and self-definition, expressed by African American women's voices have generated social and political changes in American history that have also impacted the dominant Euro-American culture of American society.

    Section 101
    Days
    Location Online
    Time 5:00 PM - 5:00 PM
    Instructor Awndrea Caves
    Date Jul 10 - Aug 9
    Status Open
    Enrollment 22 / 40
    • Days:
    • Location: Online
    • Time: 5:00 PM
    • Dates: Jul 10 - Aug 9
    • Status: Open
    • Enrollment: 22 / 40
    Section 101
    Days
    Location Online
    Time 5:00 PM - 5:00 PM
    Instructor Jennifer Donahue
    Date Jun 5 - Jul 6
    Status Open
    Enrollment 14 / 18
    • Days:
    • Location: Online
    • Time: 5:00 PM
    • Dates: Jun 5 - Jul 6
    • Status: Open
    • Enrollment: 14 / 18
    Section 102
    Days
    Location Online
    Time 5:00 PM - 5:00 PM
    Instructor Jennifer Donahue
    Date Jun 5 - Jul 6
    Status Open
    Enrollment 5 / 25
    • Days:
    • Location: Online
    • Time: 5:00 PM
    • Dates: Jun 5 - Jul 6
    • Status: Open
    • Enrollment: 5 / 25
    Section 131
    Days
    Location Online
    Time 5:00 PM - 5:00 PM
    Instructor Jennifer Donahue
    Date May 15 - Jun 3
    Status Open
    Enrollment 6 / 25
    • Days:
    • Location: Online
    • Time: 5:00 PM
    • Dates: May 15 - Jun 3
    • Status: Open
    • Enrollment: 6 / 25

    AFAS 345 – Caribbean Politics
  • Cross Listed
  • Gen Ed Diversity Emphasis
  • Tier 2 Individuals & Societies
  • Honors Contract
  • This course provides an introduction to the politics of Caribbean states, from 1960 to the present. It will discuss major issues that affect the Caribbean region, namely, migration, poverty, regional economic cooperation and political integration, democratic institutions, and U. S. foreign policy towards the region.

    Section 101
    Days
    Location Online
    Time 5:00 PM - 5:00 PM
    Instructor Bayo Ijagbemi
    Date Jul 10 - Aug 9
    Status Open
    Enrollment 8 / 40
    • Days:
    • Location: Online
    • Time: 5:00 PM
    • Dates: Jul 10 - Aug 9
    • Status: Open
    • Enrollment: 8 / 40

    AFAS 365 – Ancient African Civilizations
  • Gen Ed Diversity Emphasis
  • Tier 2 Humanities
  • Honors Contract
  • This course illuminates the vastness and far-reaching complexity of ancient African civilizations. It demonstrates the historical role that African cultures and civilizations played in the shaping of the ancient classical world.

    Section 101
    Days
    Location Online
    Time 5:00 PM - 5:00 PM
    Instructor William White
    Date Jun 5 - Jul 6
    Status Open
    Enrollment 2 / 40
    • Days:
    • Location: Online
    • Time: 5:00 PM
    • Dates: Jun 5 - Jul 6
    • Status: Open
    • Enrollment: 2 / 40
    Section 101
    Days
    Location Online
    Time 5:00 PM - 5:00 PM
    Instructor William White
    Date Jul 10 - Aug 9
    Status Open
    Enrollment 3 / 40
    • Days:
    • Location: Online
    • Time: 5:00 PM
    • Dates: Jul 10 - Aug 9
    • Status: Open
    • Enrollment: 3 / 40
    Section 131
    Days
    Location Online
    Time 5:00 PM - 5:00 PM
    Instructor William White
    Date May 15 - Jun 3
    Status Open
    Enrollment 2 / 40
    • Days:
    • Location: Online
    • Time: 5:00 PM
    • Dates: May 15 - Jun 3
    • Status: Open
    • Enrollment: 2 / 40

    AFAS 371 – Hip-Hop Cinema
  • Gen Ed Diversity Emphasis
  • Tier 2 Arts
  • Honors Contract
  • Course provides a strong foundation in the history and development of hip - hop cinema. Major films, directors, and movements are studied in their historical, social, and cultural context, with a particular focus on the aesthetics of visual language and cinematic techniques .

    Section 101
    Days
    Location Online
    Time 5:00 PM - 5:00 PM
    Instructor Tani Sanchez
    Date Jul 10 - Aug 9
    Status Open
    Enrollment 21 / 25
    • Days:
    • Location: Online
    • Time: 5:00 PM
    • Dates: Jul 10 - Aug 9
    • Status: Open
    • Enrollment: 21 / 25
    Section 101
    Days
    Location Online
    Time 5:00 PM - 5:00 PM
    Date Jun 5 - Jul 6
    Status Open
    Enrollment 16 / 18
    • Days:
    • Location: Online
    • Time: 5:00 PM
    • Dates: Jun 5 - Jul 6
    • Status: Open
    • Enrollment: 16 / 18
    Section 102
    Days
    Location Online
    Time 5:00 PM - 5:00 PM
    Instructor Charles Norton
    Date Jul 10 - Aug 9
    Status Open
    Enrollment 24 / 25
    • Days:
    • Location: Online
    • Time: 5:00 PM
    • Dates: Jul 10 - Aug 9
    • Status: Open
    • Enrollment: 24 / 25
    Section 103
    Days
    Location Online
    Time 5:00 PM - 5:00 PM
    Date Jun 5 - Jul 6
    Status Closed
    Enrollment 18 / 18
    • Days:
    • Location: Online
    • Time: 5:00 PM
    • Dates: Jun 5 - Jul 6
    • Status: Closed
    • Enrollment: 18 / 18
    Section 103
    Days
    Location Online
    Time 5:00 PM - 5:00 PM
    Instructor Charles Norton
    Date Jul 10 - Aug 9
    Status Open
    Enrollment 29 / 30
    • Days:
    • Location: Online
    • Time: 5:00 PM
    • Dates: Jul 10 - Aug 9
    • Status: Open
    • Enrollment: 29 / 30
    Section 104
    Days
    Location Online
    Time 5:00 PM - 5:00 PM
    Instructor Charles Norton
    Date Jul 10 - Aug 9
    Status Open
    Enrollment 29 / 30
    • Days:
    • Location: Online
    • Time: 5:00 PM
    • Dates: Jul 10 - Aug 9
    • Status: Open
    • Enrollment: 29 / 30
    Section 105
    Days
    Location Online
    Time 5:00 PM - 5:00 PM
    Instructor Tani Sanchez
    Date Jul 10 - Aug 9
    Status Open
    Enrollment 6 / 25
    • Days:
    • Location: Online
    • Time: 5:00 PM
    • Dates: Jul 10 - Aug 9
    • Status: Open
    • Enrollment: 6 / 25
    Section 131
    Days
    Location Online
    Time 5:00 PM - 5:00 PM
    Date May 15 - Jun 3
    Status Open
    Enrollment 17 / 18
    • Days:
    • Location: Online
    • Time: 5:00 PM
    • Dates: May 15 - Jun 3
    • Status: Open
    • Enrollment: 17 / 18

    AFAS 373 – US & Francophone Hip-Hop Cultures
  • Cross Listed
  • Gen Ed Diversity Emphasis
  • Tier 2 Humanities
  • Honors Contract
  • Introduction to North American, French, and Francophone African hip-hop cultures through explorations in the following areas: literature, philosophy, history, institutions, the arts, and language. Taught in English.

    Section 101
    Days
    Location Online
    Time 5:00 PM - 5:00 PM
    Instructor Charles Norton
    Date Jun 5 - Jul 6
    Status Open
    Enrollment 29 / 30
    • Days:
    • Location: Online
    • Time: 5:00 PM
    • Dates: Jun 5 - Jul 6
    • Status: Open
    • Enrollment: 29 / 30
    Section 101
    Days
    Location Online
    Time 5:00 PM - 5:00 PM
    Instructor Charles Norton
    Date Jul 10 - Aug 9
    Status Open
    Enrollment 19 / 30
    • Days:
    • Location: Online
    • Time: 5:00 PM
    • Dates: Jul 10 - Aug 9
    • Status: Open
    • Enrollment: 19 / 30
    Section 131
    Days
    Location Online
    Time 5:00 PM - 5:00 PM
    Instructor Charles Norton
    Date May 15 - Jun 3
    Status Open
    Enrollment 10 / 30
    • Days:
    • Location: Online
    • Time: 5:00 PM
    • Dates: May 15 - Jun 3
    • Status: Open
    • Enrollment: 10 / 30

    AFAS 376 – Global Soccer
  • Cross Listed
  • Gen Ed Diversity Emphasis
  • Tier 2 Individuals & Societies
  • Honors Contract
  • This interdisciplinary course is about the emergence and growing notoriety of soccer in France, the Francophone world, and the rest of the planet. While the British invented "football" (as soccer is known around the world) and professional football, the French were key players in structuring it worldwide. Following in the steps of Pierre de Coubertin who revived the Olympic Games at the end of the 19th century, French compatriots Jules Rimet, Robert Guérin, Henri Delaunay, Jacques de Ryswick, Gabriel Hanot, Jacques Goddet, and Jacques Ferran were central figures in the creation of the most important soccer institutions as of today: Fédération Internationale de Football Association (FIFA) in 1904, the FIFA World Cup Soccer in 1930, the Union of European Football Associations (UEFA) in 1954, the UEFA Coupe d'Europe des Clubs Champions Européens (Champions League) in 1955, and the Ballon d'Or (Golden Ball Award) in 1956. The course provides a strong foundation in the history and development of soccer in France, the Francophone world, and as a worldwide global phenomenon through explorations in the following areas: cultural and global studies, philosophy, history, institutions, the arts, and language. The course presents several important themes that will allow us to understand the popularity and identification of the populations with soccer worldwide, as well as the human values it represents: olympism, pacifism, imperialism, colonialism, national identities, race, politics, gender, and globalization. Students will read and discuss some of the most important scholarly texts dealing with soccer.

    Section 101
    Days
    Location Online
    Time 5:00 PM - 5:00 PM
    Date Jun 5 - Jul 6
    Status Open
    Enrollment 17 / 18
    • Days:
    • Location: Online
    • Time: 5:00 PM
    • Dates: Jun 5 - Jul 6
    • Status: Open
    • Enrollment: 17 / 18
    Section 101
    Days
    Location Online
    Time 5:00 PM - 5:00 PM
    Instructor Yuxuf Abana
    Date Jul 10 - Aug 9
    Status Open
    Enrollment 15 / 18
    • Days:
    • Location: Online
    • Time: 5:00 PM
    • Dates: Jul 10 - Aug 9
    • Status: Open
    • Enrollment: 15 / 18
    Section 131
    Days
    Location Online
    Time 5:00 PM - 5:00 PM
    Date May 15 - Jun 3
    Status Open
    Enrollment 4 / 18
    • Days:
    • Location: Online
    • Time: 5:00 PM
    • Dates: May 15 - Jun 3
    • Status: Open
    • Enrollment: 4 / 18

    AFAS 381 – African/Indigenous Religions
  • Cross Listed
  • Gen Ed Diversity Emphasis
  • Tier 2 Humanities
  • This course examines religious beliefs in Africa in order to illuminate connections between religion and culture on that continent, and to examine the relationship between religio-culture and the socio-economic and political forces that shape contemporary African societies.

    Section 131
    Days
    Location Online
    Time 5:00 PM - 5:00 PM
    Instructor Julian Kunnie
    Date May 15 - Jun 3
    Status Open
    Enrollment 5 / 20
    • Days:
    • Location: Online
    • Time: 5:00 PM
    • Dates: May 15 - Jun 3
    • Status: Open
    • Enrollment: 5 / 20

    AFAS 399 – Independent Study
    Qualified students working on an individual basis with professors who have agreed to supervise such work.

    Section 001
    Days
    Location
    Time 5:00 PM - 5:00 PM
    Instructor Bryan Carter
    Date Dec 31 - Dec 31
    Status Open
    Enrollment 0 / 5
    • Days:
    • Location:
    • Time: 5:00 PM
    • Dates: Dec 31 - Dec 31
    • Status: Open
    • Enrollment: 0 / 5

    AFAS 463 – Doing Business In /With Africa: A Cultural Perspective
  • Cross Listed
  • Honors Contract
  • Going into the 21st century, Africa, (along with Asia and Latin America), is often referred to as one of the emerging markets of the world. This recognition has cast Africa as occupying the last frontier market of modern international business and global capitalism. AFAS 463 Doing Business In/ With Africa is designed to provide cultural grounding and competency in Africa for students and professionals interested in conducting business and/or working with government agencies and non-profit organizations in Africa. Its focus, therefore, is the cultural aspect of the international business environment of Africa.

    Section 101
    Days
    Location Online
    Time 5:00 PM - 5:00 PM
    Instructor Bayo Ijagbemi
    Date Jun 5 - Jul 6
    Status Open
    Enrollment 6 / 25
    • Days:
    • Location: Online
    • Time: 5:00 PM
    • Dates: Jun 5 - Jul 6
    • Status: Open
    • Enrollment: 6 / 25

    AFAS 493 – Internship
    Specialized work on an individual basis, consisting of training and practice in actual service in a technical, business, or governmental establishment.

    Section 001
    Days
    Location
    Time 5:00 PM - 5:00 PM
    Instructor Unassigned
    Date Dec 31 - Dec 31
    Status Open
    Enrollment 0 / 3
    • +
    • Section: 001
    • Instructor:Unassigned
    • Days:
    • Location:
    • Time: 5:00 PM
    • Dates: Dec 31 - Dec 31
    • Status: Open
    • Enrollment: 0 / 3

    AFAS 497P – Global Africana Studies Experience
  • Honors Contract
  • This course offers students the unique opportunity to a 10-day experience in Paris, France to experience the culture and visit locations that we read about and discuss throughout the term in AFAS 421 When African Americans Came to Paris, complete a collaborative video documenting that experience, complete an End of Course Project, and to work on and implement an Augmented Reality Project, augmenting a variety of locations throughout the city of Paris.

    Section 001
    Days MoTuWeThFr
    Location Learn Srvc Bldg, Rm 246
    Time 9:00 AM - 11:50 AM
    Instructor Bryan Carter
    Date May 15 - Jun 3
    Status Open
    Enrollment 7 / 25
    • Days: MoTuWeThFr
    • Location: Learn Srvc Bldg, Rm 246
    • Time: 9:00 AM
    • Dates: May 15 - Jun 3
    • Status: Open
    • Enrollment: 7 / 25

    AFAS 499 – Independent Study
    Qualified students working on an individual basis with professors who have agreed to supervise such work.

    Section 001
    Days
    Location
    Time 5:00 PM - 5:00 PM
    Instructor Unassigned
    Date Dec 31 - Dec 31
    Status Open
    Enrollment 0 / 2
    • +
    • Section: 001
    • Instructor:Unassigned
    • Days:
    • Location:
    • Time: 5:00 PM
    • Dates: Dec 31 - Dec 31
    • Status: Open
    • Enrollment: 0 / 2
    Section 001
    Days
    Location
    Time 5:00 PM - 5:00 PM
    Instructor Unassigned
    Date Dec 31 - Dec 31
    Status Open
    Enrollment 0 / 2
    • +
    • Section: 001
    • Instructor:Unassigned
    • Days:
    • Location:
    • Time: 5:00 PM
    • Dates: Dec 31 - Dec 31
    • Status: Open
    • Enrollment: 0 / 2

    AFAS 563 – Doing Business In /With Africa: A Cultural Perspective
    Going into the 21st century, Africa, (along with Asia and Latin America), is often referred to as one of the emerging markets of the world. This recognition has cast Africa as occupying the last frontier market of modern international business and global capitalism. AFAS 463 Doing Business In/ With Africa is designed to provide cultural grounding and competency in Africa for students and professionals interested in conducting business and/or working with government agencies and non-profit organizations in Africa. Its focus, therefore, is the cultural aspect of the international business environment of Africa. Graduate-level requirements include a 12-15 page proposal on a business or diplomatic venture in any African country. The proposal must demonstrate an understanding and appreciation of the cultural environment of the country that will host the venture. A Business/Diplomatic Proposal 20 minute Presentation.

    Section 101
    Days
    Location Online
    Time 5:00 PM - 5:00 PM
    Instructor Bayo Ijagbemi
    Date Jun 5 - Jul 6
    Status Open
    Enrollment 6 / 25
    • Days:
    • Location: Online
    • Time: 5:00 PM
    • Dates: Jun 5 - Jul 6
    • Status: Open
    • Enrollment: 6 / 25

    AFAS 597P – Global Africana Studies Experience
    This course offers students the unique opportunity to a 10-day experience in Paris, France to experience the culture and visit locations that we read about and discuss throughout the term in AFAS 421 When African Americans Came to Paris, complete a collaborative video documenting that experience, complete an End of Course Project, and to work on and implement an Augmented Reality Project, augmenting a variety of locations throughout the city of Paris. Graduate Level Requirements include writing the storyboard for the Collaborative Video Project on which the rest of the class is working and will be filming, planning the route, narrative and outline of the Augmented Reality Project on which the rest of the class will be completing and complete a Web Site/Blog where they will include daily narrative of the daily activities and links or embeds of undergraduate student projects.

    Section 001
    Days MoTuWeThFr
    Location Learn Srvc Bldg, Rm 246
    Time 9:00 AM - 11:50 AM
    Instructor Bryan Carter
    Date May 15 - Jun 3
    Status Open
    Enrollment 7 / 25
    • Days: MoTuWeThFr
    • Location: Learn Srvc Bldg, Rm 246
    • Time: 9:00 AM
    • Dates: May 15 - Jun 3
    • Status: Open
    • Enrollment: 7 / 25
    Fall 2017
    AFRICANA STUDIES

    AFAS 150B1 – Contemporary Afro Brazil
  • Gen Ed Diversity Emphasis
  • Tier 1 Individuals & Societies
  • Honors Contract
  • Section 001
    Days TuTh
    Location R P Harvill Bldg, Rm 150
    Time 2:00 PM - 3:15 PM
    Instructor Bonnie Wasserman
    Date Aug 21 - Dec 6
    Status Open
    Enrollment 179 / 280
    • Days: TuTh
    • Location: R P Harvill Bldg, Rm 150
    • Time: 2:00 PM
    • Dates: Aug 21 - Dec 6
    • Status: Open
    • Enrollment: 179 / 280

    AFAS 160A1 – The Africana Experience
  • Gen Ed Diversity Emphasis
  • Tier 1 Traditions and Cultures
  • This course will introduce students to fundamental issues and concepts in the Africana experience in the United States, Africa, and the Caribbean, from an interdisciplinary perspective. Principle topics of discussion will be drawn from areas of history, philosophy, political-economy, literature and the arts, religion-culture and society.

    Section 101
    Days
    Location Online
    Time 5:00 PM - 5:00 PM
    Instructor Bayo Ijagbemi
    Date Aug 21 - Dec 6
    Status Open
    Enrollment 110 / 300
    • Days:
    • Location: Online
    • Time: 5:00 PM
    • Dates: Aug 21 - Dec 6
    • Status: Open
    • Enrollment: 110 / 300
    Section 102
    Days
    Location Online
    Time 5:00 PM - 5:00 PM
    Instructor Bayo Ijagbemi
    Date Aug 21 - Dec 6
    Status Open
    Enrollment 10 / 150
    • Days:
    • Location: Online
    • Time: 5:00 PM
    • Dates: Aug 21 - Dec 6
    • Status: Open
    • Enrollment: 10 / 150
    Section 103
    Days
    Location Online
    Time 5:00 PM - 5:00 PM
    Instructor Telesphory Machibya
    Date Oct 12 - Dec 6
    Status Open
    Enrollment 20 / 200
    • Days:
    • Location: Online
    • Time: 5:00 PM
    • Dates: Oct 12 - Dec 6
    • Status: Open
    • Enrollment: 20 / 200

    AFAS 160D1 – Introduction to African American Literature
  • Tier 1 Traditions and Cultures
  • Introduction to African American literature will explore the linguistic and cultural roots and traditions of literary writing by African Americans in three centuries of American history focusing on select readings in poetry, drama, and fictional prose. The overall goal of the course is to introduce students to the history of the different genres, contexts, and content of literary production by African American writers from the 1700s to the late 20th century.

    Section 101
    Days
    Location Online
    Time 5:00 PM - 5:00 PM
    Instructor Bryan Carter
    Date Aug 21 - Dec 6
    Status Open
    Enrollment 579 / 750
    • Days:
    • Location: Online
    • Time: 5:00 PM
    • Dates: Aug 21 - Dec 6
    • Status: Open
    • Enrollment: 579 / 750

    AFAS 200 – Introduction to Africana Studies
  • Tier 2 Humanities
  • Section 003
    Days TuTh
    Location C E Chavez Bldg, Rm 400
    Time 9:30 AM - 10:45 AM
    Instructor Johnny Bowens
    Date Aug 21 - Dec 6
    Status Closed
    Enrollment 60 / 60
    • Days: TuTh
    • Location: C E Chavez Bldg, Rm 400
    • Time: 9:30 AM
    • Dates: Aug 21 - Dec 6
    • Status: Closed
    • Enrollment: 60 / 60
    Section 004
    Days TuTh
    Location C E Chavez Bldg, Rm 400
    Time 11:00 AM - 12:15 PM
    Instructor Johnny Bowens
    Date Aug 21 - Dec 6
    Status Closed
    Enrollment 60 / 60
    • Days: TuTh
    • Location: C E Chavez Bldg, Rm 400
    • Time: 11:00 AM
    • Dates: Aug 21 - Dec 6
    • Status: Closed
    • Enrollment: 60 / 60
    Section 101
    Days
    Location Online
    Time 5:00 PM - 5:00 PM
    Instructor Jennifer Donahue
    Date Oct 12 - Dec 6
    Status Open
    Enrollment 170 / 300
    • Days:
    • Location: Online
    • Time: 5:00 PM
    • Dates: Oct 12 - Dec 6
    • Status: Open
    • Enrollment: 170 / 300
    Section 102
    Days
    Location Online
    Time 5:00 PM - 5:00 PM
    Instructor Jennifer Donahue
    Date Aug 21 - Dec 6
    Status Closed
    Enrollment 300 / 300
    • Days:
    • Location: Online
    • Time: 5:00 PM
    • Dates: Aug 21 - Dec 6
    • Status: Closed
    • Enrollment: 300 / 300
    Section 201
    Days
    Location Online
    Time 5:00 PM - 5:00 PM
    Instructor Jennifer Donahue
    Date Oct 12 - Dec 6
    Status Open
    Enrollment 170 / 300
    • Days:
    • Location: Online
    • Time: 5:00 PM
    • Dates: Oct 12 - Dec 6
    • Status: Open
    • Enrollment: 170 / 300

    AFAS 209 – African American History (1440-1877)
    This course evaluates the early experiences of peoples of African descent in North America. The culture of African captives, their daily lives under different slave regimes, slave resistance, free blacks, and emancipation are the main subjects addressed in this class.

    Section 001
    Days TuTh
    Location Saguaro Hall, Rm 114
    Time 12:30 PM - 1:45 PM
    Instructor Jerome Dotson
    Date Aug 21 - Dec 6
    Status Open
    Enrollment 19 / 59
    • Days: TuTh
    • Location: Saguaro Hall, Rm 114
    • Time: 12:30 PM
    • Dates: Aug 21 - Dec 6
    • Status: Open
    • Enrollment: 19 / 59

    AFAS 218 – Introduction to Hip-Hop Dance
  • Gen Ed Diversity Emphasis
  • Tier 2 Arts
  • Honors Contract
  • Section 001
    Days TuTh
    Location Biol Sci West, Rm 208
    Time 5:00 PM - 6:15 PM
    Instructor Praise Zenenga
    Date Aug 21 - Dec 6
    Status Open
    Enrollment 33 / 60
    • Days: TuTh
    • Location: Biol Sci West, Rm 208
    • Time: 5:00 PM
    • Dates: Aug 21 - Dec 6
    • Status: Open
    • Enrollment: 33 / 60
    Section 001
    Days
    Location Online
    Time 5:00 PM - 5:00 PM
    Instructor Praise Zenenga
    Date Aug 21 - Dec 6
    Status Open
    Enrollment 33 / 60
    • Days:
    • Location: Online
    • Time: 5:00 PM
    • Dates: Aug 21 - Dec 6
    • Status: Open
    • Enrollment: 33 / 60

    AFAS 220 – Introduction to African American Studies
  • Cross Listed
  • Gen Ed Diversity Emphasis
  • Tier 2 Individuals & Societies
  • Section 002
    Days MoWeFr
    Location M Pacheco ILC, Rm 119
    Time 10:00 AM - 10:50 AM
    Instructor Telesphory Machibya
    Date Aug 21 - Dec 6
    Status Open
    Enrollment 19 / 60
    • Days: MoWeFr
    • Location: M Pacheco ILC, Rm 119
    • Time: 10:00 AM
    • Dates: Aug 21 - Dec 6
    • Status: Open
    • Enrollment: 19 / 60
    Section 003
    Days MoWeFr
    Location M Pacheco ILC, Rm 119
    Time 11:00 AM - 11:50 AM
    Instructor Erika Gault
    Date Aug 21 - Dec 6
    Status Open
    Enrollment 23 / 60
    • +
    • Section: 003
    • Instructor:Erika Gault
    • Days: MoWeFr
    • Location: M Pacheco ILC, Rm 119
    • Time: 11:00 AM
    • Dates: Aug 21 - Dec 6
    • Status: Open
    • Enrollment: 23 / 60
    Section 101
    Days
    Location Online
    Time 5:00 PM - 5:00 PM
    Instructor Telesphory Machibya
    Date Aug 21 - Oct 11
    Status Open
    Enrollment 44 / 100
    • Days:
    • Location: Online
    • Time: 5:00 PM
    • Dates: Aug 21 - Oct 11
    • Status: Open
    • Enrollment: 44 / 100
    Section 201
    Days
    Location Online
    Time 5:00 PM - 5:00 PM
    Instructor Telesphory Machibya
    Date Aug 21 - Oct 11
    Status Open
    Enrollment 44 / 100
    • Days:
    • Location: Online
    • Time: 5:00 PM
    • Dates: Aug 21 - Oct 11
    • Status: Open
    • Enrollment: 44 / 100

    AFAS 222 – African American Studies: A History of Ideas
  • Cross Listed
  • Gen Ed Diversity Emphasis
  • Tier 2 Humanities
  • Pass/Fail Option
  • Section 001
    Days Tu
    Location C E Chavez Bldg, Rm 405
    Time 3:30 PM - 6:00 PM
    Instructor Johnny Bowens
    Date Aug 21 - Dec 6
    Status Open
    Enrollment 49 / 72
    • Days: Tu
    • Location: C E Chavez Bldg, Rm 405
    • Time: 3:30 PM
    • Dates: Aug 21 - Dec 6
    • Status: Open
    • Enrollment: 49 / 72
    Section 002
    Days Th
    Location C E Chavez Bldg, Rm 405
    Time 3:30 PM - 6:00 PM
    Instructor Johnny Bowens
    Date Aug 21 - Dec 6
    Status Open
    Enrollment 6 / 60
    • Days: Th
    • Location: C E Chavez Bldg, Rm 405
    • Time: 3:30 PM
    • Dates: Aug 21 - Dec 6
    • Status: Open
    • Enrollment: 6 / 60

    AFAS 230 – Introduction to African Literature
  • Cross Listed
  • Gen Ed Diversity Emphasis
  • Tier 2 Humanities
  • Section 101
    Days
    Location Online
    Time 5:00 PM - 5:00 PM
    Instructor Telesphory Machibya
    Date Aug 21 - Dec 6
    Status Open
    Enrollment 13 / 100
    • Days:
    • Location: Online
    • Time: 5:00 PM
    • Dates: Aug 21 - Dec 6
    • Status: Open
    • Enrollment: 13 / 100

    AFAS 249 – Images of Africa
  • Cross Listed
  • Gen Ed Diversity Emphasis
  • Tier 2 Humanities
  • Introduction to African life and culture through explorations in the following areas: history, geography, institutions, the arts, and language and literature. Taught in English. Does not count toward fulfillment of language requirement, or the major or minor in French.

    Section 001
    Days MoWeFr
    Location Modern Languages, Rm 410
    Time 10:00 AM - 10:50 AM
    Instructor Simon Yoassi
    Date Aug 21 - Dec 6
    Status Open
    Enrollment 29 / 55
    • +
    • Section: 001
    • Instructor:Simon Yoassi
    • Days: MoWeFr
    • Location: Modern Languages, Rm 410
    • Time: 10:00 AM
    • Dates: Aug 21 - Dec 6
    • Status: Open
    • Enrollment: 29 / 55

    AFAS 299 – Independent Study

    Section 001
    Days
    Location
    Time 5:00 PM - 5:00 PM
    Instructor Unassigned
    Date Dec 31 - Dec 31
    Status Open
    Enrollment 0 / 15
    • +
    • Section: 001
    • Instructor:Unassigned
    • Days:
    • Location:
    • Time: 5:00 PM
    • Dates: Dec 31 - Dec 31
    • Status: Open
    • Enrollment: 0 / 15

    AFAS 299H – Honors Independent Study
  • Honors Course
  • Section 001
    Days
    Location
    Time 5:00 PM - 5:00 PM
    Instructor Unassigned
    Date Dec 31 - Dec 31
    Status Closed
    Enrollment 0 / 0
    • +
    • Section: 001
    • Instructor:Unassigned
    • Days:
    • Location:
    • Time: 5:00 PM
    • Dates: Dec 31 - Dec 31
    • Status: Closed
    • Enrollment: 0 / 0

    AFAS 302 – Africana Studies Research Approaches
  • Gen Ed Diversity Emphasis
  • This course is designed to provide students with skills in conducting social science research in the field of Africana Studies. The course will consist of discussions of the role of knowledge, the various methods by which knowledge is acquired, and the manner that interpretations of knowledge occur.

    Section 001
    Days MoWeFr
    Location C E Chavez Bldg, Rm 400
    Time 12:00 PM - 12:50 PM
    Instructor Erika Gault
    Date Aug 21 - Dec 6
    Status Open
    Enrollment 18 / 60
    • +
    • Section: 001
    • Instructor:Erika Gault
    • Days: MoWeFr
    • Location: C E Chavez Bldg, Rm 400
    • Time: 12:00 PM
    • Dates: Aug 21 - Dec 6
    • Status: Open
    • Enrollment: 18 / 60

    AFAS 303 – Black Womanist Writers
  • Cross Listed
  • Honors Contract
  • Section 001
    Days MoWe
    Location C E Chavez Bldg, Rm 304
    Time 3:00 PM - 4:15 PM
    Instructor Geta Leseur-Brown
    Date Aug 21 - Dec 6
    Status Open
    Enrollment 12 / 40
    • Days: MoWe
    • Location: C E Chavez Bldg, Rm 304
    • Time: 3:00 PM
    • Dates: Aug 21 - Dec 6
    • Status: Open
    • Enrollment: 12 / 40

    AFAS 304B – The Social Construction of Race: Blackness
  • Gen Ed Diversity Emphasis
  • Tier 2 Individuals & Societies
  • In constructing this course, the recognition of Whiteness/Blackness is not solely a reactionary response to challenges from persons of color: it is also a reflection of the need to provide a narrative of Whiteness/Blackness that intends an understanding of the notion of Whiteness/Blackness as a racial category and the implications of this categorization and association. For example, naming Whiteness displaces it from the unmarked status that is itself an effect of dominance. Within the particular disciplines of Anthropology and Ethnic Studies, Whiteness, Blackness and Race have come to be earnest subjects of Study. Being White or Black in the 21st Century, however, is far from straightforward. It is riddled with ambiguity and marked by a general sense of racial angst as to what it means to be White or Black. This course will attempt to respond to the question: what does it mean to be Black/White in our global climate?

    Section 001
    Days MoWe
    Location C E Chavez Bldg, Rm 405
    Time 3:00 PM - 4:15 PM
    Instructor Yuxuf Abana
    Date Aug 21 - Dec 6
    Status Open
    Enrollment 21 / 60
    • Days: MoWe
    • Location: C E Chavez Bldg, Rm 405
    • Time: 3:00 PM
    • Dates: Aug 21 - Dec 6
    • Status: Open
    • Enrollment: 21 / 60

    AFAS 305 – The Birth of The Cool
  • Tier 2 Individuals & Societies
  • Honors Contract
  • The concept of "cool" in regards to music, fashion, and social  status grew popular fifties and sixties. Evidence of hipster slang is documented in Cab Calloways's "Hepster's Dictionary" in 1938. It is, according to linguistic anthropologist Robert L. Moore, the most popular slang term of approval in English. "Cool" more than a word. This course investigates the idea of "cool" in America and its musical relationship to urban culture through various genres of African-­American music. The rise to prominence of "cool" will be analyzed through and investigation of the music of Bix Beiderbecke, Louis Armstrong, Lester Young, Charlie Parker, Miles Davis, West Coast jazz, Elvis Presley, Ray Charles, Bob Dylan, Ornette Coleman, John Coltrane, Iggy Pop, The Ramones, Sugar Hill Gang, and Grandmaster Flash along with their music's effect on social mores, fashion, film, and literature.

    Section 001
    Days MoWe
    Location Paradise Valley Clg, Rm K109
    Time 10:30 AM - 11:45 AM
    Instructor Scott Zimmer
    Date Aug 21 - Dec 6
    Status Open
    Enrollment 11 / 25
    • +
    • Section: 001
    • Instructor:Scott Zimmer
    • Days: MoWe
    • Location: Paradise Valley Clg, Rm K109
    • Time: 10:30 AM
    • Dates: Aug 21 - Dec 6
    • Status: Open
    • Enrollment: 11 / 25

    AFAS 314 – Caribbean Literature and Culture (West Indies)
  • Cross Listed
  • Gen Ed Diversity Emphasis
  • Tier 2 Humanities
  • The course examines how the literature captures the multifaceted social, cultural, and political life of the region.

    Section 001
    Days MoWe
    Location Social Sciences, Rm 222
    Time 3:00 PM - 4:15 PM
    Instructor Jennifer Donahue
    Date Aug 21 - Dec 6
    Status Open
    Enrollment 58 / 60
    • Days: MoWe
    • Location: Social Sciences, Rm 222
    • Time: 3:00 PM
    • Dates: Aug 21 - Dec 6
    • Status: Open
    • Enrollment: 58 / 60

    AFAS 330 – Minority Groups and American Politics
  • Cross Listed
  • Gen Ed Diversity Emphasis
  • Writing Emphasis Course
  • Political problems of the poor; analysis of systematic poverty in the U.S. and theories of causation; selected policy problems: education, housing, job training, enforcement of anti-discrimination statutes; future of "power" movements.

    Section 001
    Days MoWeFr
    Location Shantz, Rm 242E
    Time 11:00 AM - 11:50 AM
    Instructor Frank Gonzalez
    Date Aug 21 - Dec 6
    Status Open
    Enrollment 16 / 30
    • +
    • Section: 001
    • Instructor:Frank Gonzalez
    • Days: MoWeFr
    • Location: Shantz, Rm 242E
    • Time: 11:00 AM
    • Dates: Aug 21 - Dec 6
    • Status: Open
    • Enrollment: 16 / 30

    AFAS 335 – Rap, Culture and God
  • Cross Listed
  • Pass/Fail Option
  • Honors Contract
  • Section 001
    Days TuTh
    Location M Pacheco ILC, Rm 130
    Time 11:00 AM - 12:15 PM
    Instructor Alexander Nava
    Date Aug 21 - Dec 6
    Status Open
    Enrollment 41 / 150
    • Days: TuTh
    • Location: M Pacheco ILC, Rm 130
    • Time: 11:00 AM
    • Dates: Aug 21 - Dec 6
    • Status: Open
    • Enrollment: 41 / 150

    AFAS 342 – Writers, Women and the Gods
  • Cross Listed
  • Gen Ed Diversity Emphasis
  • Tier 2 Humanities
  • In order to conceptualize the way gender and ethnicity has shaped women's lives in the public and private domain students will "hear" the voices of African American women in ethnography, history and literature as we discuss the Africana concepts of life, health, beauty and family. The experiences of these women, as expressed in literature have become "formidable" presences in African American culture and history. The self-expression and self-definition, expressed by African American women's voices have generated social and political changes in American history that have also impacted the dominant Euro-American culture of American society.

    Section 101
    Days
    Location Online
    Time 5:00 PM - 5:00 PM
    Instructor Yuxuf Abana
    Date Aug 21 - Dec 6
    Status Open
    Enrollment 62 / 180
    • Days:
    • Location: Online
    • Time: 5:00 PM
    • Dates: Aug 21 - Dec 6
    • Status: Open
    • Enrollment: 62 / 180
    Section 102
    Days
    Location Online
    Time 5:00 PM - 5:00 PM
    Instructor Yuxuf Abana
    Date Aug 21 - Oct 11
    Status Open
    Enrollment 38 / 40
    • Days:
    • Location: Online
    • Time: 5:00 PM
    • Dates: Aug 21 - Oct 11
    • Status: Open
    • Enrollment: 38 / 40
    Section 202
    Days
    Location Online
    Time 5:00 PM - 5:00 PM
    Instructor Yuxuf Abana
    Date Aug 21 - Oct 11
    Status Open
    Enrollment 30 / 30
    • Days:
    • Location: Online
    • Time: 5:00 PM
    • Dates: Aug 21 - Oct 11
    • Status: Open
    • Enrollment: 30 / 30

    AFAS 352 – Slavery in Latin America
  • Cross Listed
  • A broadly comparative introduction to slavery in Latin America and the Caribbean. Exploration of slavery, the use of slave labor, and the daily lives of slaves and slave owners in different settings and different cultures.

    Section 101
    Days
    Location Online
    Time 5:00 PM - 5:00 PM
    Instructor Danielle Barefoot
    Date Oct 12 - Dec 6
    Status Open
    Enrollment 52 / 60
    • +
    • Section: 101
    • Instructor:Danielle Barefoot
    • Days:
    • Location: Online
    • Time: 5:00 PM
    • Dates: Oct 12 - Dec 6
    • Status: Open
    • Enrollment: 52 / 60

    AFAS 371 – Hip-Hop Cinema
  • Gen Ed Diversity Emphasis
  • Tier 2 Arts
  • Honors Contract
  • Course provides a strong foundation in the history and development of hip - hop cinema. Major films, directors, and movements are studied in their historical, social, and cultural context, with a particular focus on the aesthetics of visual language and cinematic techniques .

    Section 101
    Days
    Location Online
    Time 5:00 PM - 5:00 PM
    Instructor Tani Sanchez
    Date Aug 21 - Dec 6
    Status Closed
    Enrollment 500 / 500
    • Days:
    • Location: Online
    • Time: 5:00 PM
    • Dates: Aug 21 - Dec 6
    • Status: Closed
    • Enrollment: 500 / 500
    Section 102
    Days
    Location Online
    Time 5:00 PM - 5:00 PM
    Instructor Tani Sanchez
    Date Aug 21 - Dec 6
    Status Open
    Enrollment 379 / 500
    • Days:
    • Location: Online
    • Time: 5:00 PM
    • Dates: Aug 21 - Dec 6
    • Status: Open
    • Enrollment: 379 / 500
    Section 103
    Days
    Location Online
    Time 5:00 PM - 5:00 PM
    Instructor Tani Sanchez
    Date Aug 21 - Dec 6
    Status Open
    Enrollment 62 / 500
    • Days:
    • Location: Online
    • Time: 5:00 PM
    • Dates: Aug 21 - Dec 6
    • Status: Open
    • Enrollment: 62 / 500
    Section 104
    Days
    Location Online
    Time 5:00 PM - 5:00 PM
    Instructor Jerome Dotson
    Date Oct 12 - Dec 6
    Status Open
    Enrollment 65 / 80
    • Days:
    • Location: Online
    • Time: 5:00 PM
    • Dates: Oct 12 - Dec 6
    • Status: Open
    • Enrollment: 65 / 80
    Section 204
    Days
    Location Online
    Time 5:00 PM - 5:00 PM
    Instructor Jerome Dotson
    Date Oct 12 - Dec 6
    Status Closed
    Enrollment 65 / 80
    • Days:
    • Location: Online
    • Time: 5:00 PM
    • Dates: Oct 12 - Dec 6
    • Status: Closed
    • Enrollment: 65 / 80

    AFAS 374 – The Politics of Protest in Africa and the Diaspora
  • Cross Listed
  • Gen Ed Diversity Emphasis
  • Tier 2 Humanities
  • Honors Contract
  • Survey of the politics of protest in Africa and the Diaspora. Students will gain a solid understanding of the patterns of resistance adopted by people of African descent during the modern era, beginning with the slave revolt in Haiti. Their various modes of resistance will be considered in relationship to relevant institutions (political, social, cultural) as well as popular forms of expression (folk music, literature) and behavior (demonstrations). Students will also discover the defining aspects of European and Euro-American domination through the end of Apartheid, including the formulation of policies, major strategies employed and their consequences. Questions of race, ethnic origin and class relations are at issue throughout this course.

    Section 001
    Days TuTh
    Location C E Chavez Bldg, Rm 104
    Time 12:30 PM - 1:45 PM
    Instructor Phyllis Taoua
    Date Aug 21 - Dec 6
    Status Open
    Enrollment 5 / 40
    • Days: TuTh
    • Location: C E Chavez Bldg, Rm 104
    • Time: 12:30 PM
    • Dates: Aug 21 - Dec 6
    • Status: Open
    • Enrollment: 5 / 40
    Section 001
    Days
    Location Online
    Time 5:00 PM - 5:00 PM
    Instructor Phyllis Taoua
    Date Aug 21 - Dec 6
    Status Open
    Enrollment 5 / 40
    • Days:
    • Location: Online
    • Time: 5:00 PM
    • Dates: Aug 21 - Dec 6
    • Status: Open
    • Enrollment: 5 / 40

    AFAS 376 – Global Soccer
  • Cross Listed
  • Gen Ed Diversity Emphasis
  • Tier 2 Individuals & Societies
  • Honors Contract
  • Section 101
    Days
    Location Online
    Time 5:00 PM - 5:00 PM
    Instructor Yuxuf Abana
    Date Aug 21 - Dec 6
    Status Open
    Enrollment 72 / 300
    • Days:
    • Location: Online
    • Time: 5:00 PM
    • Dates: Aug 21 - Dec 6
    • Status: Open
    • Enrollment: 72 / 300
    Section 201
    Days
    Location Online
    Time 5:00 PM - 5:00 PM
    Instructor Yuxuf Abana
    Date Aug 21 - Dec 6
    Status Open
    Enrollment 72 / 300
    • Days:
    • Location: Online
    • Time: 5:00 PM
    • Dates: Aug 21 - Dec 6
    • Status: Open
    • Enrollment: 72 / 300

    AFAS 377 – Digital Africana Studies: The Harlem Renaissance
  • Cross Listed
  • Gen Ed Diversity Emphasis
  • Tier 2 Humanities
  • Honors Contract
  • Section 001
    Days TuTh
    Location Gittings Bldg, Rm 201
    Time 2:00 PM - 3:15 PM
    Instructor Bryan Carter
    Date Aug 21 - Dec 6
    Status Open
    Enrollment 90 / 90
    • Days: TuTh
    • Location: Gittings Bldg, Rm 201
    • Time: 2:00 PM
    • Dates: Aug 21 - Dec 6
    • Status: Open
    • Enrollment: 90 / 90

    AFAS 399 – Independent Study
    Qualified students working on an individual basis with professors who have agreed to supervise such work.

    Section 001
    Days
    Location
    Time 5:00 PM - 5:00 PM
    Instructor Bryan Carter
    Date Dec 31 - Dec 31
    Status Open
    Enrollment 0 / 10
    • Days:
    • Location:
    • Time: 5:00 PM
    • Dates: Dec 31 - Dec 31
    • Status: Open
    • Enrollment: 0 / 10
    Section 003
    Days
    Location
    Time 5:00 PM - 5:00 PM
    Instructor Tani Sanchez
    Date Dec 31 - Dec 31
    Status Open
    Enrollment 0 / 5
    • Days:
    • Location:
    • Time: 5:00 PM
    • Dates: Dec 31 - Dec 31
    • Status: Open
    • Enrollment: 0 / 5

    AFAS 399H – Honors Independent Study
  • Honors Course
  • Qualified students working on an individual basis with professors who have agreed to supervise such work.

    Section 001
    Days
    Location
    Time 5:00 PM - 5:00 PM
    Instructor Bryan Carter
    Date Dec 31 - Dec 31
    Status Open
    Enrollment 0 / 3
    • Days:
    • Location:
    • Time: 5:00 PM
    • Dates: Dec 31 - Dec 31
    • Status: Open
    • Enrollment: 0 / 3

    AFAS 423 – Topics in Caribbean Culture, Literature and Identity
  • Cross Listed
  • Honors Contract
  • Section 001
    Days TuTh
    Location Phys-Atmos Sci, Rm 304
    Time 11:00 AM - 12:15 PM
    Instructor Bonnie Wasserman
    Date Aug 21 - Dec 6
    Status Open
    Enrollment 18 / 40
    • Days: TuTh
    • Location: Phys-Atmos Sci, Rm 304
    • Time: 11:00 AM
    • Dates: Aug 21 - Dec 6
    • Status: Open
    • Enrollment: 18 / 40

    AFAS 463 – Doing Business In /With Africa: A Cultural Perspective
  • Cross Listed
  • Honors Contract
  • Section 101
    Days
    Location Online
    Time 5:00 PM - 5:00 PM
    Instructor Bayo Ijagbemi
    Date Aug 21 - Dec 6
    Status Open
    Enrollment 29 / 60
    • Days:
    • Location: Online
    • Time: 5:00 PM
    • Dates: Aug 21 - Dec 6
    • Status: Open
    • Enrollment: 29 / 60

    AFAS 467 – Race and Ethnic Relations
  • Cross Listed
  • Gen Ed Diversity Emphasis
  • Pass/Fail Option
  • Social processes involved in minority groups in terms of race, caste, class, ethnicity, politics, and religion.

    Section 001
    Days TuTh
    Location Social Sciences, Rm 312
    Time 2:00 PM - 3:15 PM
    Date Aug 21 - Dec 6
    Status Open
    Enrollment 22 / 38
    • Days: TuTh
    • Location: Social Sciences, Rm 312
    • Time: 2:00 PM
    • Dates: Aug 21 - Dec 6
    • Status: Open
    • Enrollment: 22 / 38

    AFAS 493 – Internship

    Section 001
    Days
    Location
    Time 5:00 PM - 5:00 PM
    Instructor Praise Zenenga
    Date Dec 31 - Dec 31
    Status Open
    Enrollment 1 / 10
    • Days:
    • Location:
    • Time: 5:00 PM
    • Dates: Dec 31 - Dec 31
    • Status: Open
    • Enrollment: 1 / 10

    AFAS 498 – Senior Capstone

    Section 101
    Days
    Location Online
    Time 5:00 PM - 5:00 PM
    Instructor Praise Zenenga
    Date Aug 21 - Dec 6
    Status Open
    Enrollment 0 / 10
    • Days:
    • Location: Online
    • Time: 5:00 PM
    • Dates: Aug 21 - Dec 6
    • Status: Open
    • Enrollment: 0 / 10

    AFAS 498H – Honors Thesis
  • Honors Course
  • Writing Emphasis Course
  • An honors thesis is required of all the students graduating with honors. Students ordinarily sign up for this course as a two-semester sequence. The first semester the student performs research under the supervision of a faculty member; the second semester the student writes an honors thesis.

    Section 101
    Days
    Location
    Time 5:00 PM - 5:00 PM
    Instructor Unassigned
    Date Dec 31 - Dec 31
    Status Open
    Enrollment 0 / 3
    • +
    • Section: 101
    • Instructor:Unassigned
    • Days:
    • Location:
    • Time: 5:00 PM
    • Dates: Dec 31 - Dec 31
    • Status: Open
    • Enrollment: 0 / 3

    AFAS 499 – Independent Study

    Section 001
    Days
    Location
    Time 5:00 PM - 5:00 PM
    Instructor Bryan Carter
    Date Dec 31 - Dec 31
    Status Open
    Enrollment 0 / 5
    • Days:
    • Location:
    • Time: 5:00 PM
    • Dates: Dec 31 - Dec 31
    • Status: Open
    • Enrollment: 0 / 5

    AFAS 563 – Doing Business In /With Africa: A Cultural Perspective
  • Cross Listed
  • Going into the 21st century, Africa, (along with Asia and Latin America), is often referred to as one of the emerging markets of the world. This recognition has cast Africa as occupying the last frontier market of modern international business and global capitalism. AFAS 463 Doing Business In/ With Africa is designed to provide cultural grounding and competency in Africa for students and professionals interested in conducting business and/or working with government agencies and non-profit organizations in Africa. Its focus, therefore, is the cultural aspect of the international business environment of Africa. Graduate-level requirements include a 12-15 page proposal on a business or diplomatic venture in any African country. The proposal must demonstrate an understanding and appreciation of the cultural environment of the country that will host the venture. A Business/Diplomatic Proposal 20 minute Presentation.

    Section 101
    Days
    Location Online
    Time 5:00 PM - 5:00 PM
    Instructor Bayo Ijagbemi
    Date Aug 21 - Dec 6
    Status Open
    Enrollment 29 / 60
    • Days:
    • Location: Online
    • Time: 5:00 PM
    • Dates: Aug 21 - Dec 6
    • Status: Open
    • Enrollment: 29 / 60

    AFAS 599 – Independent Study

    Section 001
    Days
    Location
    Time 5:00 PM - 5:00 PM
    Instructor Bryan Carter
    Date Dec 31 - Dec 31
    Status Open
    Enrollment 0 / 3
    • Days:
    • Location:
    • Time: 5:00 PM
    • Dates: Dec 31 - Dec 31
    • Status: Open
    • Enrollment: 0 / 3