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Spring 2018
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 Jan 10 - May 2
    Status Open
    Enrollment 82 / 300
    • Days:
    • Location: Online
    • Time: 5:00 PM
    • Dates: Jan 10 - May 2
    • Status: Open
    • Enrollment: 82 / 300

    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 10 - May 2
    Status Open
    Enrollment 172 / 300
    • Days:
    • Location: Online
    • Time: 5:00 PM
    • Dates: Jan 10 - May 2
    • Status: Open
    • Enrollment: 172 / 300
    Section 102
    Days
    Location Online
    Time 5:00 PM - 5:00 PM
    Instructor Telesphory Machibya
    Date Mar 12 - May 2
    Status Open
    Enrollment 141 / 185
    • Days:
    • Location: Online
    • Time: 5:00 PM
    • Dates: Mar 12 - May 2
    • Status: Open
    • Enrollment: 141 / 185
    Section 202
    Days
    Location Online
    Time 5:00 PM - 5:00 PM
    Instructor Telesphory Machibya
    Date Mar 12 - May 2
    Status Open
    Enrollment 14 / 15
    • Days:
    • Location: Online
    • Time: 5:00 PM
    • Dates: Mar 12 - May 2
    • Status: Open
    • Enrollment: 14 / 15

    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 10 - May 2
    Status Open
    Enrollment 785 / 800
    • Days:
    • Location: Online
    • Time: 5:00 PM
    • Dates: Jan 10 - May 2
    • Status: Open
    • Enrollment: 785 / 800

    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 001
    Days MoWe
    Location R P Harvill Bldg, Rm 318
    Time 3:00 PM - 4:15 PM
    Instructor Yuxuf Abana
    Date Jan 10 - May 2
    Status Open
    Enrollment 31 / 60
    • Days: MoWe
    • Location: R P Harvill Bldg, Rm 318
    • Time: 3:00 PM
    • Dates: Jan 10 - May 2
    • Status: Open
    • Enrollment: 31 / 60
    Section 102
    Days
    Location Online
    Time 5:00 PM - 5:00 PM
    Instructor Jennifer Donahue
    Date Jan 10 - May 2
    Status Open
    Enrollment 93 / 100
    • Days:
    • Location: Online
    • Time: 5:00 PM
    • Dates: Jan 10 - May 2
    • Status: Open
    • Enrollment: 93 / 100
    Section 103
    Days
    Location Online
    Time 5:00 PM - 5:00 PM
    Instructor Jennifer Donahue
    Date Jan 10 - May 2
    Status Open
    Enrollment 92 / 360
    • Days:
    • Location: Online
    • Time: 5:00 PM
    • Dates: Jan 10 - May 2
    • Status: Open
    • Enrollment: 92 / 360
    Section 104
    Days
    Location Online
    Time 5:00 PM - 5:00 PM
    Instructor Yuxuf Abana
    Date Mar 12 - May 2
    Status Open
    Enrollment 105 / 120
    • Days:
    • Location: Online
    • Time: 5:00 PM
    • Dates: Mar 12 - May 2
    • Status: Open
    • Enrollment: 105 / 120
    Section 204
    Days
    Location Online
    Time 5:00 PM - 5:00 PM
    Instructor Yuxuf Abana
    Date Mar 12 - May 2
    Status Open
    Enrollment 105 / 120
    • Days:
    • Location: Online
    • Time: 5:00 PM
    • Dates: Mar 12 - May 2
    • Status: Open
    • Enrollment: 105 / 120

    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 001
    Days MoWeFr
    Location Chemistry, Rm 209
    Time 1:00 PM - 1:50 PM
    Instructor Mary Pierce
    Date Jan 10 - May 2
    Status Open
    Enrollment 10 / 60
    • Days: MoWeFr
    • Location: Chemistry, Rm 209
    • Time: 1:00 PM
    • Dates: Jan 10 - May 2
    • Status: Open
    • Enrollment: 10 / 60

    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 10 - May 2
    Status Open
    Enrollment 22 / 60
    • Days:
    • Location: Online
    • Time: 5:00 PM
    • Dates: Jan 10 - May 2
    • Status: Open
    • Enrollment: 22 / 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 TuTh
    Location R P Harvill Bldg, Rm 404
    Time 12:30 PM - 1:45 PM
    Instructor Erika Gault
    Date Jan 10 - May 2
    Status Open
    Enrollment 40 / 60
    • Days: TuTh
    • Location: R P Harvill Bldg, Rm 404
    • Time: 12:30 PM
    • Dates: Jan 10 - May 2
    • Status: Open
    • Enrollment: 40 / 60
    Section 002
    Days TuTh
    Location R P Harvill Bldg, Rm 318
    Time 2:00 PM - 3:15 PM
    Instructor Erika Gault
    Date Jan 10 - May 2
    Status Open
    Enrollment 24 / 60
    • Days: TuTh
    • Location: R P Harvill Bldg, Rm 318
    • Time: 2:00 PM
    • Dates: Jan 10 - May 2
    • Status: Open
    • Enrollment: 24 / 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 400
    Time 3:30 PM - 6:00 PM
    Instructor Johnny Bowens
    Date Jan 10 - May 2
    Status Open
    Enrollment 56 / 60
    • Days: Tu
    • Location: C E Chavez Bldg, Rm 400
    • Time: 3:30 PM
    • Dates: Jan 10 - May 2
    • Status: Open
    • Enrollment: 56 / 60
    Section 002
    Days Th
    Location C E Chavez Bldg, Rm 400
    Time 3:30 PM - 6:00 PM
    Instructor Johnny Bowens
    Date Jan 10 - May 2
    Status Open
    Enrollment 53 / 55
    • Days: Th
    • Location: C E Chavez Bldg, Rm 400
    • Time: 3:30 PM
    • Dates: Jan 10 - May 2
    • Status: Open
    • Enrollment: 53 / 55
    Section 003
    Days TuTh
    Location C E Chavez Bldg, Rm 103
    Time 11:00 AM - 12:15 PM
    Instructor Johnny Bowens
    Date Jan 10 - May 2
    Status Open
    Enrollment 29 / 30
    • Days: TuTh
    • Location: C E Chavez Bldg, Rm 103
    • Time: 11:00 AM
    • Dates: Jan 10 - May 2
    • Status: Open
    • Enrollment: 29 / 30

    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 10 - May 2
    Status Open
    Enrollment 10 / 100
    • Days:
    • Location: Online
    • Time: 5:00 PM
    • Dates: Jan 10 - May 2
    • Status: Open
    • Enrollment: 10 / 100

    AFAS 224 – Models of Resistance, Post 16th Cent. African Liberation Movements in Southeast
  • Cross Listed
  • Tier 2 Humanities
  • Pass/Fail Option
  • There were actually several "Souths" during the Holocaust of Enslavement. However, courses taught in the era of African enslavement have tended to focus on the northern most regions, such as Virginia, which are often taken to represent-if not constitute-the South. This course looks at the other "South" and the French and Spanish colonizers of South Carolina, Florida, and Louisiana. It offers a different perspective of the beginnings of the Great Enslavement and compares and contrasts the lives and struggles of enslaved, freed, and self-emancipated Africans in the Southwest during the tenure of Spain.

    Section 001
    Days MoWeFr
    Location C E Chavez Bldg, Rm 400
    Time 10:00 AM - 10:50 AM
    Instructor Telesphory Machibya
    Date Jan 10 - May 2
    Status Open
    Enrollment 12 / 60
    • Days: MoWeFr
    • Location: C E Chavez Bldg, Rm 400
    • Time: 10:00 AM
    • Dates: Jan 10 - May 2
    • Status: Open
    • Enrollment: 12 / 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 311
    Time 2:00 PM - 3:15 PM
    Instructor Phyllis Taoua
    Date Jan 10 - May 2
    Status Open
    Enrollment 7 / 100
    • Days: TuTh
    • Location: Modern Languages, Rm 311
    • Time: 2:00 PM
    • Dates: Jan 10 - May 2
    • Status: Open
    • Enrollment: 7 / 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 101
    Days
    Location Online
    Time 5:00 PM - 5:00 PM
    Instructor Simon Yoassi
    Date Mar 12 - May 2
    Status Open
    Enrollment 95 / 100
    • +
    • Section: 101
    • Instructor:Simon Yoassi
    • Days:
    • Location: Online
    • Time: 5:00 PM
    • Dates: Mar 12 - May 2
    • Status: Open
    • Enrollment: 95 / 100

    AFAS 255 – African American Politics
  • Gen Ed Diversity Emphasis
  • Tier 2 Humanities
  • This course is designed to illumine the political economy of the African American community in the United States, with special attention to issues of race, politics, class and gender. Major themes in the course will focus on the struggles of African American people for justice from the period of reconstruction through the civil rights and post-civil rights eras. The question of Black political organizing and institution building both within and outside the dominant structures of the U.S. political economy will be discussed throughout the course.

    Section 001
    Days TuTh
    Location C E Chavez Bldg, Rm 103
    Time 2:00 PM - 3:15 PM
    Instructor Bayo Ijagbemi
    Date Jan 10 - May 2
    Status Open
    Enrollment 11 / 25
    • Days: TuTh
    • Location: C E Chavez Bldg, Rm 103
    • Time: 2:00 PM
    • Dates: Jan 10 - May 2
    • Status: Open
    • Enrollment: 11 / 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 001
    Days TuTh
    Location C E Chavez Bldg, Rm 301
    Time 12:30 PM - 1:45 PM
    Instructor Daniel Martinez
    Date Jan 10 - May 2
    Status Open
    Enrollment 65 / 80
    • +
    • Section: 001
    • Instructor:Daniel Martinez
    • Days: TuTh
    • Location: C E Chavez Bldg, Rm 301
    • Time: 12:30 PM
    • Dates: Jan 10 - May 2
    • Status: Open
    • Enrollment: 65 / 80

    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 12:00 AM - 12:00 AM
    Instructor Unassigned
    Date Jan 10 - May 2
    Status Closed
    Enrollment 0 / 0
    • +
    • Section: 001
    • Instructor:Unassigned
    • Days:
    • Location:
    • Time: 12:00 AM
    • Dates: Jan 10 - May 2
    • 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 12:00 AM - 12:00 AM
    Instructor Unassigned
    Date Jan 10 - May 2
    Status Closed
    Enrollment 0 / 0
    • +
    • Section: 001
    • Instructor:Unassigned
    • Days:
    • Location:
    • Time: 12:00 AM
    • Dates: Jan 10 - May 2
    • 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 Mar 12 - May 2
    Status Open
    Enrollment 39 / 60
    • Days:
    • Location: Online
    • Time: 5:00 PM
    • Dates: Mar 12 - May 2
    • Status: Open
    • Enrollment: 39 / 60
    Section 201
    Days
    Location Online
    Time 5:00 PM - 5:00 PM
    Instructor Bayo Ijagbemi
    Date Mar 12 - May 2
    Status Open
    Enrollment 8 / 60
    • Days:
    • Location: Online
    • Time: 5:00 PM
    • Dates: Mar 12 - May 2
    • Status: Open
    • Enrollment: 8 / 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 10 - May 2
    Status Open
    Enrollment 29 / 60
    • Days:
    • Location: Online
    • Time: 5:00 PM
    • Dates: Jan 10 - May 2
    • Status: Open
    • Enrollment: 29 / 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 001
    Days TuTh
    Location Modern Languages, Rm 413
    Time 11:00 AM - 12:15 PM
    Instructor Jerome Dotson
    Date Jan 10 - May 2
    Status Open
    Enrollment 22 / 60
    • Days: TuTh
    • Location: Modern Languages, Rm 413
    • Time: 11:00 AM
    • Dates: Jan 10 - May 2
    • Status: Open
    • Enrollment: 22 / 60
    Section 101
    Days
    Location Online
    Time 5:00 PM - 5:00 PM
    Instructor Mary Pierce
    Date Mar 12 - May 2
    Status Open
    Enrollment 120 / 120
    • Days:
    • Location: Online
    • Time: 5:00 PM
    • Dates: Mar 12 - May 2
    • Status: Open
    • Enrollment: 120 / 120

    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 C E Chavez Bldg, Rm 316
    Time 10:00 AM - 10:50 AM
    Instructor David Killick
    Date Jan 10 - May 2
    Status Open
    Enrollment 23 / 30
    • Days: MoWeFr
    • Location: C E Chavez Bldg, Rm 316
    • Time: 10:00 AM
    • Dates: Jan 10 - May 2
    • Status: Open
    • Enrollment: 23 / 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 12:30 PM - 1:45 PM
    Instructor Alexander Nava
    Date Jan 10 - May 2
    Status Open
    Enrollment 94 / 150
    • Days: TuTh
    • Location: M Pacheco ILC, Rm 150
    • Time: 12:30 PM
    • Dates: Jan 10 - May 2
    • Status: Open
    • Enrollment: 94 / 150

    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 001
    Days TuTh
    Location C E Chavez Bldg, Rm 405
    Time 9:30 AM - 10:45 AM
    Instructor Johnny Bowens
    Date Jan 10 - May 2
    Status Open
    Enrollment 20 / 60
    • Days: TuTh
    • Location: C E Chavez Bldg, Rm 405
    • Time: 9:30 AM
    • Dates: Jan 10 - May 2
    • Status: Open
    • Enrollment: 20 / 60

    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 001
    Days MoWeFr
    Location M Pacheco ILC, Rm 119
    Time 12:00 PM - 12:50 PM
    Instructor Jennifer Donahue
    Date Jan 10 - May 2
    Status Open
    Enrollment 45 / 60
    • Days: MoWeFr
    • Location: M Pacheco ILC, Rm 119
    • Time: 12:00 PM
    • Dates: Jan 10 - May 2
    • Status: Open
    • Enrollment: 45 / 60
    Section 102
    Days
    Location Online
    Time 5:00 PM - 5:00 PM
    Instructor Yuxuf Abana
    Date Jan 10 - May 2
    Status Open
    Enrollment 55 / 120
    • Days:
    • Location: Online
    • Time: 5:00 PM
    • Dates: Jan 10 - May 2
    • Status: Open
    • Enrollment: 55 / 120

    AFAS 348 – The South Since the Civil War
  • Cross Listed
  • From the Civil War to the present.

    Section 001
    Days TuTh
    Location R P Harvill Bldg, Rm 428
    Time 11:00 AM - 12:15 PM
    Instructor Tyina Steptoe
    Date Jan 10 - May 2
    Status Open
    Enrollment 28 / 40
    • Days: TuTh
    • Location: R P Harvill Bldg, Rm 428
    • Time: 11:00 AM
    • Dates: Jan 10 - May 2
    • Status: Open
    • Enrollment: 28 / 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 Jan 10 - May 2
    Status Open
    Enrollment 481 / 500
    • Days:
    • Location: Online
    • Time: 5:00 PM
    • Dates: Jan 10 - May 2
    • Status: Open
    • Enrollment: 481 / 500
    Section 102
    Days
    Location Online
    Time 5:00 PM - 5:00 PM
    Instructor Tani Sanchez
    Date Jan 10 - May 2
    Status Open
    Enrollment 469 / 500
    • Days:
    • Location: Online
    • Time: 5:00 PM
    • Dates: Jan 10 - May 2
    • Status: Open
    • Enrollment: 469 / 500
    Section 103
    Days
    Location Online
    Time 5:00 PM - 5:00 PM
    Instructor Tani Sanchez
    Date Jan 10 - May 2
    Status Open
    Enrollment 342 / 500
    • Days:
    • Location: Online
    • Time: 5:00 PM
    • Dates: Jan 10 - May 2
    • Status: Open
    • Enrollment: 342 / 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 001
    Days
    Location Online
    Time 5:00 PM - 5:00 PM
    Instructor Yuxuf Abana
    Date Jan 10 - May 2
    Status Open
    Enrollment 106 / 300
    • Days:
    • Location: Online
    • Time: 5:00 PM
    • Dates: Jan 10 - May 2
    • Status: Open
    • Enrollment: 106 / 300
    Section 101
    Days
    Location Online
    Time 5:00 PM - 5:00 PM
    Instructor Yuxuf Abana
    Date Jan 10 - May 2
    Status Open
    Enrollment 106 / 300
    • Days:
    • Location: Online
    • Time: 5:00 PM
    • Dates: Jan 10 - May 2
    • Status: Open
    • Enrollment: 106 / 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 10 - May 2
    Status Open
    Enrollment 24 / 30
    • Days: MoWe
    • Location: C E Chavez Bldg, Rm 307
    • Time: 3:30 PM
    • Dates: Jan 10 - May 2
    • Status: Open
    • Enrollment: 24 / 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 12:00 AM - 12:00 AM
    Instructor Bryan Carter
    Date Jan 10 - May 2
    Status Open
    Enrollment 0 / 3
    • Days:
    • Location:
    • Time: 12:00 AM
    • Dates: Jan 10 - May 2
    • Status: Open
    • Enrollment: 0 / 3
    Section 002
    Days
    Location
    Time 1:00 AM - 1:00 AM
    Instructor Jennifer Donahue
    Date Jan 10 - May 2
    Status Open
    Enrollment 1 / 3
    • Days:
    • Location:
    • Time: 1:00 AM
    • Dates: Jan 10 - May 2
    • Status: Open
    • Enrollment: 1 / 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 12:00 AM - 12:00 AM
    Instructor Unassigned
    Date Jan 10 - May 2
    Status Closed
    Enrollment 0 / 0
    • +
    • Section: 001
    • Instructor:Unassigned
    • Days:
    • Location:
    • Time: 12:00 AM
    • Dates: Jan 10 - May 2
    • Status: Closed
    • Enrollment: 0 / 0

    AFAS 421 – Topics in Africana Studies
  • Honors Contract
  • A content-based course designed to help students gain a better sense of Africana Studies through the focused examination of a particular issue or topic . The topic of each course varies according to the faculty's expertise . May be repeated when topics vary .

    Section 001
    Days TuTh
    Location M Pacheco ILC, Rm 119
    Time 2:00 PM - 3:15 PM
    Instructor Bryan Carter
    Date Jan 10 - May 2
    Status Open
    Enrollment 19 / 60
    • Days: TuTh
    • Location: M Pacheco ILC, Rm 119
    • Time: 2:00 PM
    • Dates: Jan 10 - May 2
    • Status: Open
    • Enrollment: 19 / 60
    Section 201
    Days
    Location Online
    Time 5:00 PM - 5:00 PM
    Instructor Bryan Carter
    Date Jan 10 - May 2
    Status Open
    Enrollment 2 / 5
    • Days:
    • Location: Online
    • Time: 5:00 PM
    • Dates: Jan 10 - May 2
    • Status: Open
    • Enrollment: 2 / 5

    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 R P Harvill Bldg, Rm 302
    Time 2:00 PM - 3:15 PM
    Instructor Cristina Urias Espinoza
    Date Jan 10 - May 2
    Status Open
    Enrollment 57 / 75
    • +
    • Section: 001
    • Instructor:Cristina Urias Espinoza
    • Days: TuTh
    • Location: R P Harvill Bldg, Rm 302
    • Time: 2:00 PM
    • Dates: Jan 10 - May 2
    • Status: Open
    • Enrollment: 57 / 75

    AFAS 478 – African American Literature
  • Cross Listed
  • The study of novels, drama and poetry by leading Black writers.

    Section 001
    Days TuTh
    Location Education, Rm 310
    Time 11:00 AM - 12:15 PM
    Instructor Stephanie Troutman
    Date Jan 10 - May 2
    Status Open
    Enrollment 23 / 30
    • +
    • Section: 001
    • Instructor:Stephanie Troutman
    • Days: TuTh
    • Location: Education, Rm 310
    • Time: 11:00 AM
    • Dates: Jan 10 - May 2
    • Status: Open
    • Enrollment: 23 / 30

    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 12:00 AM - 12:00 AM
    Instructor Praise Zenenga
    Date Jan 10 - May 2
    Status Closed
    Enrollment 0 / 0
    • Days:
    • Location:
    • Time: 12:00 AM
    • Dates: Jan 10 - May 2
    • Status: Closed
    • Enrollment: 0 / 0
    Section 002
    Days
    Location
    Time 12:00 AM - 12:00 AM
    Instructor Unassigned
    Date Jan 10 - May 2
    Status Closed
    Enrollment 0 / 0
    • +
    • Section: 002
    • Instructor:Unassigned
    • Days:
    • Location:
    • Time: 12:00 AM
    • Dates: Jan 10 - May 2
    • Status: Closed
    • Enrollment: 0 / 0
    Section 003
    Days
    Location
    Time 12:00 AM - 12:00 AM
    Instructor Unassigned
    Date Jan 10 - May 2
    Status Closed
    Enrollment 0 / 0
    • +
    • Section: 003
    • Instructor:Unassigned
    • Days:
    • Location:
    • Time: 12:00 AM
    • Dates: Jan 10 - May 2
    • 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 12:00 AM - 12:00 AM
    Instructor Unassigned
    Date Jan 10 - May 2
    Status Closed
    Enrollment 0 / 0
    • +
    • Section: 001
    • Instructor:Unassigned
    • Days:
    • Location:
    • Time: 12:00 AM
    • Dates: Jan 10 - May 2
    • Status: Closed
    • Enrollment: 0 / 0
    Section 002
    Days
    Location
    Time 12:00 AM - 12:00 AM
    Instructor Unassigned
    Date Jan 10 - May 2
    Status Closed
    Enrollment 0 / 0
    • +
    • Section: 002
    • Instructor:Unassigned
    • Days:
    • Location:
    • Time: 12:00 AM
    • Dates: Jan 10 - May 2
    • Status: Closed
    • Enrollment: 0 / 0

    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
    Location
    Time 5:00 PM - 5:00 PM
    Instructor Bryan Carter
    Date Jan 10 - May 2
    Status Open
    Enrollment 15 / 30
    • Days:
    • Location:
    • Time: 5:00 PM
    • Dates: Jan 10 - May 2
    • Status: Open
    • Enrollment: 15 / 30
    Section 201
    Days
    Location Online
    Time 5:00 PM - 5:00 PM
    Instructor Bryan Carter
    Date Jan 10 - May 2
    Status Open
    Enrollment 1 / 5
    • Days:
    • Location: Online
    • Time: 5:00 PM
    • Dates: Jan 10 - May 2
    • Status: Open
    • Enrollment: 1 / 5

    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 10 - May 2
    Status Closed
    Enrollment 11 / 10
    • Days:
    • Location: Online
    • Time: 5:00 PM
    • Dates: Jan 10 - May 2
    • Status: Closed
    • Enrollment: 11 / 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 12:00 AM - 12:00 AM
    Instructor Unassigned
    Date Jan 10 - May 2
    Status Closed
    Enrollment 0 / 0
    • +
    • Section: 001
    • Instructor:Unassigned
    • Days:
    • Location:
    • Time: 12:00 AM
    • Dates: Jan 10 - May 2
    • 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 12:00 AM - 12:00 AM
    Instructor Unassigned
    Date Jan 10 - May 2
    Status Closed
    Enrollment 0 / 0
    • +
    • Section: 002
    • Instructor:Unassigned
    • Days:
    • Location:
    • Time: 12:00 AM
    • Dates: Jan 10 - May 2
    • 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 12:00 AM - 12:00 AM
    Instructor Bryan Carter
    Date Jan 10 - May 2
    Status Open
    Enrollment 1 / 25
    • Days:
    • Location:
    • Time: 12:00 AM
    • Dates: Jan 10 - May 2
    • Status: Open
    • Enrollment: 1 / 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 Bryan Carter
    Date Jan 10 - May 2
    Status Open
    Enrollment 2 / 10
    • Days:
    • Location:
    • Time: 5:00 PM
    • Dates: Jan 10 - May 2
    • Status: Open
    • Enrollment: 2 / 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 2018
    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 4 - Jul 5
    Status Open
    Enrollment 7 / 18
    • Days:
    • Location: Online
    • Time: 5:00 PM
    • Dates: Jun 4 - Jul 5
    • Status: Open
    • Enrollment: 7 / 18
    Section 102
    Days
    Location Online
    Time 5:00 PM - 5:00 PM
    Instructor Praise Zenenga
    Date Jul 9 - Aug 8
    Status Open
    Enrollment 5 / 18
    • Days:
    • Location: Online
    • Time: 5:00 PM
    • Dates: Jul 9 - Aug 8
    • Status: Open
    • Enrollment: 5 / 18
    Section 131
    Days
    Location Online
    Time 5:00 PM - 5:00 PM
    Instructor Praise Zenenga
    Date May 14 - Jun 2
    Status Open
    Enrollment 5 / 18
    • Days:
    • Location: Online
    • Time: 5:00 PM
    • Dates: May 14 - Jun 2
    • Status: Open
    • Enrollment: 5 / 18

    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 4 - Jul 5
    Status Open
    Enrollment 13 / 25
    • Days:
    • Location: Online
    • Time: 5:00 PM
    • Dates: Jun 4 - Jul 5
    • Status: Open
    • Enrollment: 13 / 25
    Section 101
    Days
    Location Online
    Time 5:00 PM - 5:00 PM
    Instructor Bayo Ijagbemi
    Date Jul 9 - Aug 8
    Status Open
    Enrollment 3 / 25
    • Days:
    • Location: Online
    • Time: 5:00 PM
    • Dates: Jul 9 - Aug 8
    • Status: Open
    • Enrollment: 3 / 25
    Section 131
    Days
    Location Online
    Time 5:00 PM - 5:00 PM
    Instructor Bayo Ijagbemi
    Date May 14 - Jun 2
    Status Open
    Enrollment 8 / 25
    • Days:
    • Location: Online
    • Time: 5:00 PM
    • Dates: May 14 - Jun 2
    • Status: Open
    • Enrollment: 8 / 25

    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 9 - Aug 8
    Status Open
    Enrollment 0 / 25
    • Days:
    • Location: Online
    • Time: 5:00 PM
    • Dates: Jul 9 - Aug 8
    • Status: Open
    • Enrollment: 0 / 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 9 - Aug 8
    Status Open
    Enrollment 17 / 18
    • Days:
    • Location: Online
    • Time: 5:00 PM
    • Dates: Jul 9 - Aug 8
    • Status: Open
    • Enrollment: 17 / 18
    Section 101
    Days
    Location Online
    Time 5:00 PM - 5:00 PM
    Instructor Bryan Carter
    Date Jun 4 - Jul 5
    Status Closed
    Enrollment 18 / 18
    • Days:
    • Location: Online
    • Time: 5:00 PM
    • Dates: Jun 4 - Jul 5
    • Status: Closed
    • Enrollment: 18 / 18
    Section 102
    Days
    Location Online
    Time 5:00 PM - 5:00 PM
    Instructor Awndrea Caves
    Date Jun 4 - Jul 5
    Status Open
    Enrollment 11 / 40
    • Days:
    • Location: Online
    • Time: 5:00 PM
    • Dates: Jun 4 - Jul 5
    • Status: Open
    • Enrollment: 11 / 40
    Section 102
    Days
    Location Online
    Time 5:00 PM - 5:00 PM
    Instructor Yuxuf Abana
    Date Jul 9 - Aug 8
    Status Open
    Enrollment 1 / 25
    • Days:
    • Location: Online
    • Time: 5:00 PM
    • Dates: Jul 9 - Aug 8
    • Status: Open
    • Enrollment: 1 / 25
    Section 131
    Days
    Location Online
    Time 5:00 PM - 5:00 PM
    Instructor Bryan Carter
    Date May 14 - Jun 2
    Status Closed
    Enrollment 18 / 18
    • Days:
    • Location: Online
    • Time: 5:00 PM
    • Dates: May 14 - Jun 2
    • Status: Closed
    • Enrollment: 18 / 18
    Section 132
    Days
    Location Online
    Time 5:00 PM - 5:00 PM
    Instructor Awndrea Caves
    Date May 14 - Jun 2
    Status Open
    Enrollment 13 / 40
    • Days:
    • Location: Online
    • Time: 5:00 PM
    • Dates: May 14 - Jun 2
    • Status: Open
    • Enrollment: 13 / 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 9 - Aug 8
    Status Closed
    Enrollment 18 / 18
    • Days:
    • Location: Online
    • Time: 5:00 PM
    • Dates: Jul 9 - Aug 8
    • Status: Closed
    • Enrollment: 18 / 18
    Section 101
    Days
    Location Online
    Time 5:00 PM - 5:00 PM
    Instructor Bryan Carter
    Date Jun 4 - Jul 5
    Status Closed
    Enrollment 18 / 18
    • Days:
    • Location: Online
    • Time: 5:00 PM
    • Dates: Jun 4 - Jul 5
    • Status: Closed
    • Enrollment: 18 / 18
    Section 102
    Days
    Location Online
    Time 5:00 PM - 5:00 PM
    Instructor Yuxuf Abana
    Date Jun 4 - Jul 5
    Status Open
    Enrollment 9 / 25
    • Days:
    • Location: Online
    • Time: 5:00 PM
    • Dates: Jun 4 - Jul 5
    • Status: Open
    • Enrollment: 9 / 25
    Section 102
    Days
    Location Online
    Time 5:00 PM - 5:00 PM
    Instructor Telesphory Machibya
    Date Jul 9 - Aug 8
    Status Open
    Enrollment 2 / 25
    • Days:
    • Location: Online
    • Time: 5:00 PM
    • Dates: Jul 9 - Aug 8
    • Status: Open
    • Enrollment: 2 / 25
    Section 131
    Days
    Location Online
    Time 5:00 PM - 5:00 PM
    Instructor Bryan Carter
    Date May 14 - Jun 2
    Status Open
    Enrollment 17 / 18
    • Days:
    • Location: Online
    • Time: 5:00 PM
    • Dates: May 14 - Jun 2
    • Status: Open
    • Enrollment: 17 / 18
    Section 132
    Days
    Location Online
    Time 5:00 PM - 5:00 PM
    Instructor Yuxuf Abana
    Date May 14 - Jun 2
    Status Open
    Enrollment 7 / 25
    • Days:
    • Location: Online
    • Time: 5:00 PM
    • Dates: May 14 - Jun 2
    • Status: Open
    • Enrollment: 7 / 25

    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 14 - Jun 2
    Status Open
    Enrollment 11 / 40
    • Days:
    • Location: Online
    • Time: 5:00 PM
    • Dates: May 14 - Jun 2
    • Status: Open
    • Enrollment: 11 / 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 9 - Aug 8
    Status Open
    Enrollment 5 / 25
    • Days: MoTuWeTh
    • Location: Biol Sci East, Rm 314
    • Time: 9:00 AM
    • Dates: Jul 9 - Aug 8
    • Status: Open
    • Enrollment: 5 / 25
    Section 101
    Days
    Location Online
    Time 5:00 PM - 5:00 PM
    Instructor Telesphory Machibya
    Date Jun 4 - Jul 5
    Status Open
    Enrollment 2 / 25
    • Days:
    • Location: Online
    • Time: 5:00 PM
    • Dates: Jun 4 - Jul 5
    • Status: Open
    • Enrollment: 2 / 25
    Section 102
    Days
    Location Online
    Time 5:00 PM - 5:00 PM
    Instructor Bryan Carter
    Date Jun 4 - Jul 5
    Status Open
    Enrollment 18 / 18
    • Days:
    • Location: Online
    • Time: 5:00 PM
    • Dates: Jun 4 - Jul 5
    • Status: Open
    • Enrollment: 18 / 18
    Section 131
    Days
    Location Online
    Time 5:00 PM - 5:00 PM
    Instructor Yuxuf Abana
    Date May 14 - Jun 2
    Status Open
    Enrollment 3 / 40
    • Days:
    • Location: Online
    • Time: 5:00 PM
    • Dates: May 14 - Jun 2
    • Status: Open
    • Enrollment: 3 / 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 9 - Aug 8
    Status Open
    Enrollment 6 / 25
    • Days: MoTuWeTh
    • Location: Biol Sci East, Rm 314
    • Time: 11:00 AM
    • Dates: Jul 9 - Aug 8
    • Status: Open
    • Enrollment: 6 / 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 4 - Jul 5
    Status Open
    Enrollment 4 / 25
    • Days:
    • Location: Online
    • Time: 5:00 PM
    • Dates: Jun 4 - Jul 5
    • Status: Open
    • Enrollment: 4 / 25
    Section 101
    Days
    Location Online
    Time 5:00 PM - 5:00 PM
    Instructor Telesphory Machibya
    Date Jul 9 - Aug 8
    Status Open
    Enrollment 1 / 25
    • Days:
    • Location: Online
    • Time: 5:00 PM
    • Dates: Jul 9 - Aug 8
    • Status: Open
    • Enrollment: 1 / 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 9 - Aug 8
    Status Open
    Enrollment 7 / 75
    • +
    • Section: 101
    • Instructor:Liwen Zeng
    • Days:
    • Location: Online
    • Time: 5:00 PM
    • Dates: Jul 9 - Aug 8
    • 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 14 - Jun 2
    Status Open
    Enrollment 6 / 25
    • Days:
    • Location: Online
    • Time: 5:00 PM
    • Dates: May 14 - Jun 2
    • Status: Open
    • Enrollment: 6 / 25

    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 4 - Jul 5
    Status Open
    Enrollment 10 / 30
    • Days:
    • Location: Online
    • Time: 5:00 PM
    • Dates: Jun 4 - Jul 5
    • Status: Open
    • Enrollment: 10 / 30
    Section 201
    Days
    Location Online
    Time 5:00 PM - 5:00 PM
    Instructor Jennifer Donahue
    Date Jun 4 - Jul 5
    Status Closed
    Enrollment 10 / 30
    • Days:
    • Location: Online
    • Time: 5:00 PM
    • Dates: Jun 4 - Jul 5
    • Status: Closed
    • Enrollment: 10 / 30

    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 9 - Aug 8
    Status Open
    Enrollment 17 / 45
    • Days:
    • Location: Online
    • Time: 5:00 PM
    • Dates: Jul 9 - Aug 8
    • Status: Open
    • Enrollment: 17 / 45
    Section 201
    Days
    Location Online
    Time 5:00 PM - 5:00 PM
    Instructor Mary Pierce
    Date Jul 9 - Aug 8
    Status Closed
    Enrollment 17 / 45
    • Days:
    • Location: Online
    • Time: 5:00 PM
    • Dates: Jul 9 - Aug 8
    • Status: Closed
    • Enrollment: 17 / 45

    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 4 - Jul 5
    Status Open
    Enrollment 14 / 45
    • Days:
    • Location: Online
    • Time: 5:00 PM
    • Dates: Jun 4 - Jul 5
    • Status: Open
    • Enrollment: 14 / 45
    Section 101
    Days
    Location Online
    Time 5:00 PM - 5:00 PM
    Instructor Mary Pierce
    Date Jul 9 - Aug 8
    Status Open
    Enrollment 10 / 45
    • Days:
    • Location: Online
    • Time: 5:00 PM
    • Dates: Jul 9 - Aug 8
    • Status: Open
    • Enrollment: 10 / 45
    Section 131
    Days
    Location Online
    Time 5:00 PM - 5:00 PM
    Instructor Awndrea Caves
    Date May 14 - Jun 2
    Status Open
    Enrollment 4 / 40
    • Days:
    • Location: Online
    • Time: 5:00 PM
    • Dates: May 14 - Jun 2
    • Status: Open
    • Enrollment: 4 / 40
    Section 201
    Days
    Location Online
    Time 5:00 PM - 5:00 PM
    Instructor Awndrea Caves
    Date Jun 4 - Jul 5
    Status Open
    Enrollment 14 / 45
    • Days:
    • Location: Online
    • Time: 5:00 PM
    • Dates: Jun 4 - Jul 5
    • Status: Open
    • Enrollment: 14 / 45
    Section 201
    Days
    Location Online
    Time 5:00 PM - 5:00 PM
    Instructor Mary Pierce
    Date Jul 9 - Aug 8
    Status Open
    Enrollment 10 / 45
    • Days:
    • Location: Online
    • Time: 5:00 PM
    • Dates: Jul 9 - Aug 8
    • Status: Open
    • Enrollment: 10 / 45

    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 14 - Jun 2
    Status Open
    Enrollment 9 / 25
    • Days:
    • Location: Online
    • Time: 5:00 PM
    • Dates: May 14 - Jun 2
    • Status: Open
    • Enrollment: 9 / 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 131
    Days
    Location Online
    Time 5:00 PM - 5:00 PM
    Instructor Jennifer Donahue
    Date May 14 - Jun 2
    Status Open
    Enrollment 8 / 25
    • Days:
    • Location: Online
    • Time: 5:00 PM
    • Dates: May 14 - Jun 2
    • Status: Open
    • Enrollment: 8 / 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 Awndrea Caves
    Date Jul 9 - Aug 8
    Status Open
    Enrollment 13 / 45
    • Days:
    • Location: Online
    • Time: 5:00 PM
    • Dates: Jul 9 - Aug 8
    • Status: Open
    • Enrollment: 13 / 45
    Section 101
    Days
    Location Online
    Time 5:00 PM - 5:00 PM
    Instructor Yuxuf Abana
    Date Jun 4 - Jul 5
    Status Open
    Enrollment 8 / 30
    • Days:
    • Location: Online
    • Time: 5:00 PM
    • Dates: Jun 4 - Jul 5
    • Status: Open
    • Enrollment: 8 / 30
    Section 201
    Days
    Location Online
    Time 5:00 PM - 5:00 PM
    Instructor Awndrea Caves
    Date Jul 9 - Aug 8
    Status Closed
    Enrollment 13 / 45
    • Days:
    • Location: Online
    • Time: 5:00 PM
    • Dates: Jul 9 - Aug 8
    • Status: Closed
    • Enrollment: 13 / 45
    Section 201
    Days
    Location Online
    Time 5:00 PM - 5:00 PM
    Instructor Yuxuf Abana
    Date Jun 4 - Jul 5
    Status Closed
    Enrollment 8 / 30
    • Days:
    • Location: Online
    • Time: 5:00 PM
    • Dates: Jun 4 - Jul 5
    • Status: Closed
    • Enrollment: 8 / 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 101
    Days
    Location Online
    Time 5:00 PM - 5:00 PM
    Instructor Alexander Nava
    Date Jun 4 - Jul 5
    Status Open
    Enrollment 15 / 18
    • Days:
    • Location: Online
    • Time: 5:00 PM
    • Dates: Jun 4 - Jul 5
    • Status: Open
    • Enrollment: 15 / 18
    Section 101
    Days
    Location Online
    Time 5:00 PM - 5:00 PM
    Instructor Alexander Nava
    Date Jul 9 - Aug 8
    Status Open
    Enrollment 8 / 18
    • Days:
    • Location: Online
    • Time: 5:00 PM
    • Dates: Jul 9 - Aug 8
    • Status: Open
    • Enrollment: 8 / 18

    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 9 - Aug 8
    Status Open
    Enrollment 0 / 25
    • Days:
    • Location: Online
    • Time: 5:00 PM
    • Dates: Jul 9 - Aug 8
    • Status: Open
    • Enrollment: 0 / 25
    Section 201
    Days
    Location Online
    Time 5:00 PM - 5:00 PM
    Instructor Praise Zenenga
    Date Jul 9 - Aug 8
    Status Closed
    Enrollment 5 / 5
    • Days:
    • Location: Online
    • Time: 5:00 PM
    • Dates: Jul 9 - Aug 8
    • Status: Closed
    • Enrollment: 5 / 5

    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 Jul 9 - Aug 8
    Status Open
    Enrollment 6 / 25
    • Days:
    • Location: Online
    • Time: 5:00 PM
    • Dates: Jul 9 - Aug 8
    • Status: Open
    • Enrollment: 6 / 25
    Section 101
    Days
    Location Online
    Time 5:00 PM - 5:00 PM
    Instructor Jennifer Donahue
    Date Jun 4 - Jul 5
    Status Open
    Enrollment 14 / 18
    • Days:
    • Location: Online
    • Time: 5:00 PM
    • Dates: Jun 4 - Jul 5
    • Status: Open
    • Enrollment: 14 / 18
    Section 102
    Days
    Location Online
    Time 5:00 PM - 5:00 PM
    Instructor Jennifer Donahue
    Date Jun 4 - Jul 5
    Status Open
    Enrollment 1 / 25
    • Days:
    • Location: Online
    • Time: 5:00 PM
    • Dates: Jun 4 - Jul 5
    • Status: Open
    • Enrollment: 1 / 25
    Section 131
    Days
    Location Online
    Time 5:00 PM - 5:00 PM
    Instructor Jennifer Donahue
    Date May 14 - Jun 2
    Status Open
    Enrollment 7 / 25
    • Days:
    • Location: Online
    • Time: 5:00 PM
    • Dates: May 14 - Jun 2
    • Status: Open
    • Enrollment: 7 / 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 001
    Days
    Location Online
    Time 5:00 PM - 5:00 PM
    Instructor Unassigned
    Date Jul 9 - Aug 8
    Status Open
    Enrollment 3 / 5
    • +
    • Section: 001
    • Instructor:Unassigned
    • Days:
    • Location: Online
    • Time: 5:00 PM
    • Dates: Jul 9 - Aug 8
    • Status: Open
    • Enrollment: 3 / 5
    Section 101
    Days
    Location Online
    Time 5:00 PM - 5:00 PM
    Instructor Bayo Ijagbemi
    Date Jul 9 - Aug 8
    Status Open
    Enrollment 3 / 25
    • Days:
    • Location: Online
    • Time: 5:00 PM
    • Dates: Jul 9 - Aug 8
    • Status: Open
    • Enrollment: 3 / 25

    AFAS 363 – #Black Lives Matter Across The Americas: Race & Racism in Latin America
  • Cross Listed
  • How are race and racism perceived and experienced in countries in Latin America particularly such as Brazil, Venezuela and Colombia where a mixed-race ideology and the myth of racial equality have traditionally been at the core of national identity? This class critically analyzes notions of race and anti-racist activism to examine the ideologies and circumstances of the political structure, race-targeted public policies, and black activism in contemporary Latin America.

    Section 101
    Days
    Location Online
    Time 5:00 PM - 5:00 PM
    Instructor Antonio Bacelar Da Silva
    Date Jun 4 - Jul 5
    Status Open
    Enrollment 18 / 30
    • +
    • Section: 101
    • Instructor:Antonio Bacelar Da Silva
    • Days:
    • Location: Online
    • Time: 5:00 PM
    • Dates: Jun 4 - Jul 5
    • Status: Open
    • Enrollment: 18 / 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 Jul 9 - Aug 8
    Status Closed
    Enrollment 18 / 18
    • Days:
    • Location: Online
    • Time: 5:00 PM
    • Dates: Jul 9 - Aug 8
    • Status: Closed
    • Enrollment: 18 / 18
    Section 101
    Days
    Location Online
    Time 5:00 PM - 5:00 PM
    Date Jun 4 - Jul 5
    Status Closed
    Enrollment 18 / 18
    • Days:
    • Location: Online
    • Time: 5:00 PM
    • Dates: Jun 4 - Jul 5
    • Status: Closed
    • Enrollment: 18 / 18
    Section 102
    Days
    Location Online
    Time 5:00 PM - 5:00 PM
    Instructor Tani Sanchez
    Date Jul 9 - Aug 8
    Status Open
    Enrollment 16 / 25
    • Days:
    • Location: Online
    • Time: 5:00 PM
    • Dates: Jul 9 - Aug 8
    • Status: Open
    • Enrollment: 16 / 25
    Section 102
    Days
    Location Online
    Time 5:00 PM - 5:00 PM
    Date Jun 4 - Jul 5
    Status Open
    Enrollment 17 / 18
    • Days:
    • Location: Online
    • Time: 5:00 PM
    • Dates: Jun 4 - Jul 5
    • Status: Open
    • Enrollment: 17 / 18
    Section 103
    Days
    Location Online
    Time 5:00 PM - 5:00 PM
    Instructor Charles Norton
    Date Jul 9 - Aug 8
    Status Open
    Enrollment 10 / 30
    • Days:
    • Location: Online
    • Time: 5:00 PM
    • Dates: Jul 9 - Aug 8
    • Status: Open
    • Enrollment: 10 / 30
    Section 103
    Days
    Location Online
    Time 5:00 PM - 5:00 PM
    Instructor Charles Norton
    Date Jun 4 - Jul 5
    Status Open
    Enrollment 4 / 25
    • Days:
    • Location: Online
    • Time: 5:00 PM
    • Dates: Jun 4 - Jul 5
    • Status: Open
    • Enrollment: 4 / 25
    Section 131
    Days
    Location Online
    Time 5:00 PM - 5:00 PM
    Date May 14 - Jun 2
    Status Closed
    Enrollment 18 / 18
    • Days:
    • Location: Online
    • Time: 5:00 PM
    • Dates: May 14 - Jun 2
    • Status: Closed
    • Enrollment: 18 / 18
    Section 132
    Days
    Location Online
    Time 5:00 PM - 5:00 PM
    Date May 14 - Jun 2
    Status Open
    Enrollment 15 / 18
    • Days:
    • Location: Online
    • Time: 5:00 PM
    • Dates: May 14 - Jun 2
    • Status: Open
    • Enrollment: 15 / 18
    Section 133
    Days
    Location Online
    Time 5:00 PM - 5:00 PM
    Instructor Charles Norton
    Date May 14 - Jun 2
    Status Open
    Enrollment 12 / 30
    • Days:
    • Location: Online
    • Time: 5:00 PM
    • Dates: May 14 - Jun 2
    • Status: Open
    • Enrollment: 12 / 30

    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 4 - Jul 5
    Status Open
    Enrollment 22 / 30
    • Days:
    • Location: Online
    • Time: 5:00 PM
    • Dates: Jun 4 - Jul 5
    • Status: Open
    • Enrollment: 22 / 30
    Section 101
    Days
    Location Online
    Time 5:00 PM - 5:00 PM
    Instructor Charles Norton
    Date Jul 9 - Aug 8
    Status Open
    Enrollment 13 / 30
    • Days:
    • Location: Online
    • Time: 5:00 PM
    • Dates: Jul 9 - Aug 8
    • Status: Open
    • Enrollment: 13 / 30
    Section 131
    Days
    Location Online
    Time 5:00 PM - 5:00 PM
    Instructor Charles Norton
    Date May 14 - Jun 2
    Status Open
    Enrollment 22 / 30
    • Days:
    • Location: Online
    • Time: 5:00 PM
    • Dates: May 14 - Jun 2
    • Status: Open
    • Enrollment: 22 / 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 4 - Jul 5
    Status Open
    Enrollment 17 / 18
    • Days:
    • Location: Online
    • Time: 5:00 PM
    • Dates: Jun 4 - Jul 5
    • Status: Open
    • Enrollment: 17 / 18
    Section 101
    Days
    Location Online
    Time 5:00 PM - 5:00 PM
    Instructor Yuxuf Abana
    Date Jul 9 - Aug 8
    Status Open
    Enrollment 6 / 25
    • Days:
    • Location: Online
    • Time: 5:00 PM
    • Dates: Jul 9 - Aug 8
    • Status: Open
    • Enrollment: 6 / 25
    Section 131
    Days
    Location Online
    Time 5:00 PM - 5:00 PM
    Date May 14 - Jun 2
    Status Open
    Enrollment 6 / 18
    • Days:
    • Location: Online
    • Time: 5:00 PM
    • Dates: May 14 - Jun 2
    • Status: Open
    • Enrollment: 6 / 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 14 - Jun 2
    Status Open
    Enrollment 3 / 18
    • Days:
    • Location: Online
    • Time: 5:00 PM
    • Dates: May 14 - Jun 2
    • Status: Open
    • Enrollment: 3 / 18

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

    Section 001
    Days
    Location Online
    Time 5:00 PM - 5:00 PM
    Instructor Bryan Carter
    Date Jul 9 - Aug 8
    Status Open
    Enrollment 0 / 5
    • Days:
    • Location: Online
    • Time: 5:00 PM
    • Dates: Jul 9 - Aug 8
    • 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 4 - Jul 5
    Status Open
    Enrollment 24 / 25
    • Days:
    • Location: Online
    • Time: 5:00 PM
    • Dates: Jun 4 - Jul 5
    • Status: Open
    • Enrollment: 24 / 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 12:00 AM - 12:00 AM
    Instructor Unassigned
    Date May 14 - Aug 8
    Status Open
    Enrollment 0 / 3
    • +
    • Section: 001
    • Instructor:Unassigned
    • Days:
    • Location:
    • Time: 12:00 AM
    • Dates: May 14 - Aug 8
    • Status: Open
    • Enrollment: 0 / 3

    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 12:00 AM - 12:00 AM
    Instructor Unassigned
    Date Jun 4 - Jul 5
    Status Open
    Enrollment 0 / 2
    • +
    • Section: 001
    • Instructor:Unassigned
    • Days:
    • Location:
    • Time: 12:00 AM
    • Dates: Jun 4 - Jul 5
    • Status: Open
    • Enrollment: 0 / 2
    Section 001
    Days
    Location
    Time 12:00 AM - 12:00 AM
    Instructor Unassigned
    Date Jul 9 - Aug 8
    Status Open
    Enrollment 0 / 2
    • +
    • Section: 001
    • Instructor:Unassigned
    • Days:
    • Location:
    • Time: 12:00 AM
    • Dates: Jul 9 - Aug 8
    • 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 4 - Jul 5
    Status Open
    Enrollment 24 / 25
    • Days:
    • Location: Online
    • Time: 5:00 PM
    • Dates: Jun 4 - Jul 5
    • Status: Open
    • Enrollment: 24 / 25
    Fall 2018
    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 Social Sciences, Rm 100
    Time 11:00 AM - 12:15 PM
    Instructor Bonnie Wasserman
    Date Aug 20 - Dec 5
    Status Closed
    Enrollment 67 / 67
    • Days: TuTh
    • Location: Social Sciences, Rm 100
    • Time: 11:00 AM
    • Dates: Aug 20 - Dec 5
    • Status: Closed
    • Enrollment: 67 / 67

    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 20 - Dec 5
    Status Open
    Enrollment 49 / 300
    • Days:
    • Location: Online
    • Time: 5:00 PM
    • Dates: Aug 20 - Dec 5
    • Status: Open
    • Enrollment: 49 / 300
    Section 102
    Days
    Location Online
    Time 5:00 PM - 5:00 PM
    Instructor Telesphory Machibya
    Date Aug 20 - Oct 10
    Status Open
    Enrollment 24 / 60
    • Days:
    • Location: Online
    • Time: 5:00 PM
    • Dates: Aug 20 - Oct 10
    • Status: Open
    • Enrollment: 24 / 60
    Section 103
    Days
    Location Online
    Time 5:00 PM - 5:00 PM
    Instructor Telesphory Machibya
    Date Oct 11 - Dec 5
    Status Open
    Enrollment 3 / 100
    • Days:
    • Location: Online
    • Time: 5:00 PM
    • Dates: Oct 11 - Dec 5
    • Status: Open
    • Enrollment: 3 / 100

    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 001
    Days MoWeFr
    Location R P Harvill Bldg, Rm 318
    Time 11:00 AM - 11:50 AM
    Instructor Yuxuf Abana
    Date Aug 20 - Dec 5
    Status Closed
    Enrollment 17 / 17
    • Days: MoWeFr
    • Location: R P Harvill Bldg, Rm 318
    • Time: 11:00 AM
    • Dates: Aug 20 - Dec 5
    • Status: Closed
    • Enrollment: 17 / 17
    Section 101
    Days
    Location Online
    Time 5:00 PM - 5:00 PM
    Instructor Bryan Carter
    Date Aug 20 - Dec 5
    Status Open
    Enrollment 463 / 700
    • Days:
    • Location: Online
    • Time: 5:00 PM
    • Dates: Aug 20 - Dec 5
    • Status: Open
    • Enrollment: 463 / 700

    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 004
    Days TuTh
    Location Saguaro Hall, Rm 101
    Time 11:00 AM - 12:15 PM
    Instructor Erika Gault
    Date Aug 20 - Dec 5
    Status Open
    Enrollment 47 / 60
    • Days: TuTh
    • Location: Saguaro Hall, Rm 101
    • Time: 11:00 AM
    • Dates: Aug 20 - Dec 5
    • Status: Open
    • Enrollment: 47 / 60
    Section 005
    Days Tu
    Location M Pacheco ILC, Rm 119
    Time 3:30 PM - 6:00 PM
    Instructor Johnny Bowens
    Date Aug 20 - Dec 5
    Status Open
    Enrollment 26 / 60
    • Days: Tu
    • Location: M Pacheco ILC, Rm 119
    • Time: 3:30 PM
    • Dates: Aug 20 - Dec 5
    • Status: Open
    • Enrollment: 26 / 60
    Section 101
    Days
    Location Online
    Time 5:00 PM - 5:00 PM
    Instructor Jennifer Donahue
    Date Oct 11 - Dec 5
    Status Open
    Enrollment 54 / 300
    • Days:
    • Location: Online
    • Time: 5:00 PM
    • Dates: Oct 11 - Dec 5
    • Status: Open
    • Enrollment: 54 / 300
    Section 102
    Days
    Location Online
    Time 5:00 PM - 5:00 PM
    Instructor Jennifer Donahue
    Date Aug 20 - Dec 5
    Status Open
    Enrollment 69 / 250
    • Days:
    • Location: Online
    • Time: 5:00 PM
    • Dates: Aug 20 - Dec 5
    • Status: Open
    • Enrollment: 69 / 250
    Section 201
    Days
    Location Online
    Time 5:00 PM - 5:00 PM
    Instructor Jennifer Donahue
    Date Oct 11 - Dec 5
    Status Open
    Enrollment 54 / 300
    • Days:
    • Location: Online
    • Time: 5:00 PM
    • Dates: Oct 11 - Dec 5
    • Status: Open
    • Enrollment: 54 / 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 MoWeFr
    Location Modern Languages, Rm 413
    Time 10:00 AM - 10:50 AM
    Instructor Jerome Dotson
    Date Aug 20 - Dec 5
    Status Open
    Enrollment 4 / 59
    • Days: MoWeFr
    • Location: Modern Languages, Rm 413
    • Time: 10:00 AM
    • Dates: Aug 20 - Dec 5
    • Status: Open
    • Enrollment: 4 / 59

    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 101
    Days
    Location Online
    Time 5:00 PM - 5:00 PM
    Instructor Telesphory Machibya
    Date Aug 20 - Oct 10
    Status Open
    Enrollment 35 / 60
    • Days:
    • Location: Online
    • Time: 5:00 PM
    • Dates: Aug 20 - Oct 10
    • Status: Open
    • Enrollment: 35 / 60
    Section 102
    Days
    Location Online
    Time 5:00 PM - 5:00 PM
    Instructor Telesphory Machibya
    Date Oct 11 - Dec 5
    Status Open
    Enrollment 6 / 100
    • Days:
    • Location: Online
    • Time: 5:00 PM
    • Dates: Oct 11 - Dec 5
    • Status: Open
    • Enrollment: 6 / 100
    Section 202
    Days
    Location Online
    Time 5:00 PM - 5:00 PM
    Instructor Telesphory Machibya
    Date Oct 11 - Dec 5
    Status Open
    Enrollment 6 / 100
    • Days:
    • Location: Online
    • Time: 5:00 PM
    • Dates: Oct 11 - Dec 5
    • Status: Open
    • Enrollment: 6 / 100

    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 TuTh
    Location Social Sciences, Rm 222
    Time 9:30 AM - 10:45 AM
    Instructor Johnny Bowens
    Date Aug 20 - Dec 5
    Status Open
    Enrollment 51 / 72
    • Days: TuTh
    • Location: Social Sciences, Rm 222
    • Time: 9:30 AM
    • Dates: Aug 20 - Dec 5
    • Status: Open
    • Enrollment: 51 / 72
    Section 002
    Days Th
    Location R P Harvill Bldg, Rm 404
    Time 3:30 PM - 6:00 PM
    Instructor Johnny Bowens
    Date Aug 20 - Dec 5
    Status Open
    Enrollment 16 / 60
    • Days: Th
    • Location: R P Harvill Bldg, Rm 404
    • Time: 3:30 PM
    • Dates: Aug 20 - Dec 5
    • Status: Open
    • Enrollment: 16 / 60

    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
    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 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 M Pacheco ILC, Rm 119
    Time 10:00 AM - 10:50 AM
    Instructor Unassigned
    Date Aug 20 - Dec 5
    Status Closed
    Enrollment 21 / 60
    • +
    • Section: 001
    • Instructor:Unassigned
    • Days: MoWeFr
    • Location: M Pacheco ILC, Rm 119
    • Time: 10:00 AM
    • Dates: Aug 20 - Dec 5
    • Status: Closed
    • Enrollment: 21 / 60

    AFAS 280 – Brazilian Identity: Class, Race, and Citizenship
  • Cross Listed
  • Tier 2 Individuals & Societies
  • This course takes representations and experiences of citizenship in modern Brazil as the springboard for the study of cross-cultural membership in society. How are understandings and experiences of citizenship bound up with the definition and institutionalization of race/ethnicity, class, and gender? This broad question will be examined in specific areas in Brazil such as public health, urban and rural development, environment, education, law, politics, and pop culture. The course covers theoretical readings and case studies from different geographical areas. Instructional materials are interdisciplinary, drawing mainly on the fields of History, Anthropology, Sociology, Political Science, and Geography.

    Section 101
    Days
    Location Online
    Time 5:00 PM - 5:00 PM
    Instructor Antonio Bacelar Da Silva
    Date Oct 11 - Dec 5
    Status Open
    Enrollment 1 / 75
    • +
    • Section: 101
    • Instructor:Antonio Bacelar Da Silva
    • Days:
    • Location: Online
    • Time: 5:00 PM
    • Dates: Oct 11 - Dec 5
    • Status: Open
    • Enrollment: 1 / 75

    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 12:00 AM - 12:00 AM
    Instructor Unassigned
    Date Aug 20 - Dec 5
    Status Open
    Enrollment 0 / 15
    • +
    • Section: 001
    • Instructor:Unassigned
    • Days:
    • Location:
    • Time: 12:00 AM
    • Dates: Aug 20 - Dec 5
    • Status: Open
    • Enrollment: 0 / 15

    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 12:00 AM - 12:00 AM
    Instructor Unassigned
    Date Aug 20 - Dec 5
    Status Closed
    Enrollment 0 / 0
    • +
    • Section: 001
    • Instructor:Unassigned
    • Days:
    • Location:
    • Time: 12:00 AM
    • Dates: Aug 20 - Dec 5
    • 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 R P Harvill Bldg, Rm 101
    Time 1:00 PM - 1:50 PM
    Instructor Bayo Ijagbemi
    Date Aug 20 - Dec 5
    Status Open
    Enrollment 15 / 60
    • Days: MoWeFr
    • Location: R P Harvill Bldg, Rm 101
    • Time: 1:00 PM
    • Dates: Aug 20 - Dec 5
    • Status: Open
    • Enrollment: 15 / 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 001
    Days MoWeFr
    Location R P Harvill Bldg, Rm 101
    Time 12:00 PM - 12:50 PM
    Instructor Mary Pierce
    Date Aug 20 - Dec 5
    Status Open
    Enrollment 38 / 60
    • Days: MoWeFr
    • Location: R P Harvill Bldg, Rm 101
    • Time: 12:00 PM
    • Dates: Aug 20 - Dec 5
    • Status: Open
    • Enrollment: 38 / 60

    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 R P Harvill Bldg, Rm 101
    Time 3:00 PM - 4:15 PM
    Instructor Jennifer Donahue
    Date Aug 20 - Dec 5
    Status Open
    Enrollment 31 / 60
    • Days: MoWe
    • Location: R P Harvill Bldg, Rm 101
    • Time: 3:00 PM
    • Dates: Aug 20 - Dec 5
    • Status: Open
    • Enrollment: 31 / 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 TuTh
    Location C E Chavez Bldg, Rm 109
    Time 11:00 AM - 12:15 PM
    Instructor Frank Gonzalez
    Date Aug 20 - Dec 5
    Status Open
    Enrollment 26 / 40
    • +
    • Section: 001
    • Instructor:Frank Gonzalez
    • Days: TuTh
    • Location: C E Chavez Bldg, Rm 109
    • Time: 11:00 AM
    • Dates: Aug 20 - Dec 5
    • Status: Open
    • Enrollment: 26 / 40

    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 141
    Time 11:00 AM - 12:15 PM
    Instructor Alexander Nava
    Date Aug 20 - Dec 5
    Status Open
    Enrollment 37 / 110
    • Days: TuTh
    • Location: M Pacheco ILC, Rm 141
    • Time: 11:00 AM
    • Dates: Aug 20 - Dec 5
    • Status: Open
    • Enrollment: 37 / 110

    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 001
    Days TuTh
    Location M Pacheco ILC, Rm 119
    Time 11:00 AM - 12:15 PM
    Instructor Unassigned
    Date Aug 20 - Dec 5
    Status Open
    Enrollment 17 / 60
    • +
    • Section: 001
    • Instructor:Unassigned
    • Days: TuTh
    • Location: M Pacheco ILC, Rm 119
    • Time: 11:00 AM
    • Dates: Aug 20 - Dec 5
    • Status: Open
    • Enrollment: 17 / 60

    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 20 - Dec 5
    Status Open
    Enrollment 33 / 180
    • Days:
    • Location: Online
    • Time: 5:00 PM
    • Dates: Aug 20 - Dec 5
    • Status: Open
    • Enrollment: 33 / 180
    Section 102
    Days
    Location Online
    Time 5:00 PM - 5:00 PM
    Instructor Yuxuf Abana
    Date Aug 20 - Oct 10
    Status Open
    Enrollment 23 / 60
    • Days:
    • Location: Online
    • Time: 5:00 PM
    • Dates: Aug 20 - Oct 10
    • Status: Open
    • Enrollment: 23 / 60
    Section 202
    Days
    Location Online
    Time 5:00 PM - 5:00 PM
    Instructor Yuxuf Abana
    Date Aug 20 - Oct 10
    Status Open
    Enrollment 24 / 30
    • Days:
    • Location: Online
    • Time: 5:00 PM
    • Dates: Aug 20 - Oct 10
    • Status: Open
    • Enrollment: 24 / 30

    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 001
    Days TuTh
    Location R P Harvill Bldg, Rm 318
    Time 2:00 PM - 3:15 PM
    Instructor Bonnie Wasserman
    Date Aug 20 - Dec 5
    Status Open
    Enrollment 31 / 60
    • Days: TuTh
    • Location: R P Harvill Bldg, Rm 318
    • Time: 2:00 PM
    • Dates: Aug 20 - Dec 5
    • Status: Open
    • Enrollment: 31 / 60

    AFAS 347 – The Old South
  • Cross Listed
  • Social, economic, cultural and political history from Jamestown to Secession.

    Section 001
    Days MoWe
    Location C E Chavez Bldg, Rm 405
    Time 3:00 PM - 4:15 PM
    Instructor Katie Hemphill
    Date Aug 20 - Dec 5
    Status Open
    Enrollment 42 / 60
    • Days: MoWe
    • Location: C E Chavez Bldg, Rm 405
    • Time: 3:00 PM
    • Dates: Aug 20 - Dec 5
    • Status: Open
    • Enrollment: 42 / 60

    AFAS 351 – Race and Class in Latin America
  • Cross Listed
  • The impact of commercial expansion, urbanization, industrialization, and ideological change on race and class relations in Latin America from the 16th to early 20th century.

    Section 001
    Days MoWeFr
    Location C E Chavez Bldg, Rm 304
    Time 12:00 PM - 12:50 PM
    Instructor Unassigned
    Date Aug 20 - Dec 5
    Status Closed
    Enrollment 0 / 40
    • +
    • Section: 001
    • Instructor:Unassigned
    • Days: MoWeFr
    • Location: C E Chavez Bldg, Rm 304
    • Time: 12:00 PM
    • Dates: Aug 20 - Dec 5
    • Status: Closed
    • Enrollment: 0 / 40

    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 001
    Days TuTh
    Location Modern Languages, Rm 202
    Time 3:30 PM - 4:45 PM
    Instructor Kevin Gosner
    Date Aug 20 - Dec 5
    Status Open
    Enrollment 5 / 40
    • +
    • Section: 001
    • Instructor:Kevin Gosner
    • Days: TuTh
    • Location: Modern Languages, Rm 202
    • Time: 3:30 PM
    • Dates: Aug 20 - Dec 5
    • Status: Open
    • Enrollment: 5 / 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 Aug 20 - Dec 5
    Status Open
    Enrollment 475 / 503
    • Days:
    • Location: Online
    • Time: 5:00 PM
    • Dates: Aug 20 - Dec 5
    • Status: Open
    • Enrollment: 475 / 503
    Section 102
    Days
    Location Online
    Time 5:00 PM - 5:00 PM
    Instructor Tani Sanchez
    Date Aug 20 - Dec 5
    Status Open
    Enrollment 111 / 500
    • Days:
    • Location: Online
    • Time: 5:00 PM
    • Dates: Aug 20 - Dec 5
    • Status: Open
    • Enrollment: 111 / 500
    Section 103
    Days
    Location Online
    Time 5:00 PM - 5:00 PM
    Instructor Tani Sanchez
    Date Aug 20 - Dec 5
    Status Open
    Enrollment 26 / 500
    • Days:
    • Location: Online
    • Time: 5:00 PM
    • Dates: Aug 20 - Dec 5
    • Status: Open
    • Enrollment: 26 / 500
    Section 201
    Days
    Location Online
    Time 5:00 PM - 5:00 PM
    Instructor Tani Sanchez
    Date Aug 20 - Dec 5
    Status Open
    Enrollment 475 / 503
    • Days:
    • Location: Online
    • Time: 5:00 PM
    • Dates: Aug 20 - Dec 5
    • Status: Open
    • Enrollment: 475 / 503

    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 Mo
    Location Psychology, Rm 309
    Time 3:00 PM - 4:15 PM
    Instructor Phyllis Taoua
    Date Aug 20 - Dec 5
    Status Open
    Enrollment 11 / 25
    • Days: Mo
    • Location: Psychology, Rm 309
    • Time: 3:00 PM
    • Dates: Aug 20 - Dec 5
    • Status: Open
    • Enrollment: 11 / 25
    Section 001
    Days
    Location Online
    Time 5:00 PM - 5:00 PM
    Instructor Phyllis Taoua
    Date Aug 20 - Dec 5
    Status Open
    Enrollment 11 / 25
    • Days:
    • Location: Online
    • Time: 5:00 PM
    • Dates: Aug 20 - Dec 5
    • Status: Open
    • Enrollment: 11 / 25

    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 Aug 20 - Dec 5
    Status Open
    Enrollment 68 / 300
    • Days:
    • Location: Online
    • Time: 5:00 PM
    • Dates: Aug 20 - Dec 5
    • Status: Open
    • Enrollment: 68 / 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 4:45 PM - 6:00 PM
    Instructor Julian Kunnie
    Date Aug 20 - Dec 5
    Status Open
    Enrollment 10 / 30
    • Days: MoWe
    • Location: C E Chavez Bldg, Rm 307
    • Time: 4:45 PM
    • Dates: Aug 20 - Dec 5
    • Status: Open
    • Enrollment: 10 / 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 12:00 AM - 12:00 AM
    Instructor Bryan Carter
    Date Aug 20 - Dec 5
    Status Open
    Enrollment 0 / 10
    • Days:
    • Location:
    • Time: 12:00 AM
    • Dates: Aug 20 - Dec 5
    • Status: Open
    • Enrollment: 0 / 10
    Section 003
    Days
    Location
    Time 12:00 AM - 12:00 AM
    Instructor Tani Sanchez
    Date Aug 20 - Dec 5
    Status Open
    Enrollment 0 / 5
    • Days:
    • Location:
    • Time: 12:00 AM
    • Dates: Aug 20 - Dec 5
    • 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 12:00 AM - 12:00 AM
    Instructor Bryan Carter
    Date Aug 20 - Dec 5
    Status Open
    Enrollment 0 / 3
    • Days:
    • Location:
    • Time: 12:00 AM
    • Dates: Aug 20 - Dec 5
    • Status: Open
    • Enrollment: 0 / 3

    AFAS 444 – Rethinking Race and Health in the United States
  • Cross Listed
  • Gen Ed Diversity Emphasis
  • Tier 2 Individuals & Societies
  • Honors Contract
  • This course is designed to expose undergraduates to the complexity of cultural and ethnic considerations as they pertain to the health and well being of underrepresented groups in the U. S., such as, African Americans. Drawing on perspectives from public health, the social/behavioral sciences, and perspectives from Africana Studies, we will engage in the comparative study of health cultures. We will explore the historical and contemporary multilayered social, cultural, political, and economic systems that engender the social and cultural determinants that shape health status, health behavior and health inequalities of Africana peoples in the United States.

    Section 001
    Days MoWeFr
    Location M Pacheco ILC, Rm 119
    Time 11:00 AM - 11:50 AM
    Instructor Jerome Dotson
    Date Aug 20 - Dec 5
    Status Open
    Enrollment 6 / 60
    • Days: MoWeFr
    • Location: M Pacheco ILC, Rm 119
    • Time: 11:00 AM
    • Dates: Aug 20 - Dec 5
    • Status: Open
    • Enrollment: 6 / 60

    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 Aug 20 - Dec 5
    Status Open
    Enrollment 22 / 60
    • Days:
    • Location: Online
    • Time: 5:00 PM
    • Dates: Aug 20 - Dec 5
    • Status: Open
    • Enrollment: 22 / 60
    Section 201
    Days
    Location Online
    Time 5:00 PM - 5:00 PM
    Instructor Unassigned
    Date Aug 20 - Dec 5
    Status Open
    Enrollment 2 / 5
    • +
    • Section: 201
    • Instructor:Unassigned
    • Days:
    • Location: Online
    • Time: 5:00 PM
    • Dates: Aug 20 - Dec 5
    • Status: Open
    • Enrollment: 2 / 5

    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 Chemistry, Rm 209
    Time 2:00 PM - 3:15 PM
    Date Aug 20 - Dec 5
    Status Open
    Enrollment 29 / 60
    • Days: TuTh
    • Location: Chemistry, Rm 209
    • Time: 2:00 PM
    • Dates: Aug 20 - Dec 5
    • Status: Open
    • Enrollment: 29 / 60

    AFAS 475 – USA & South Africa: Comparative Historical & Political Perspectives
  • Cross Listed
  • This course will focus on the historical and political developments of colonialism, racism, and racial segregation in the United States and in South Africa *(Azania) since the beginning of the colonialism-slavery epochs to the present. It will illumine the striking similarities and differences particularly between the slave and Jim Crow South and apartheid South Africa and between dispossession of Indigenous peoples in North America and those of Azania, paying special attention to issues of ideology, color, class, and gender. This class does satisfy requirements for the Africana Studies minor, Study Area I, Africana History, Politics and Economics.

    Section 001
    Days
    Location Online
    Time 5:00 PM - 5:00 PM
    Instructor Praise Zenenga
    Date Aug 20 - Dec 5
    Status Open
    Enrollment 0 / 5
    • Days:
    • Location: Online
    • Time: 5:00 PM
    • Dates: Aug 20 - Dec 5
    • Status: Open
    • Enrollment: 0 / 5
    Section 101
    Days
    Location Online
    Time 5:00 PM - 5:00 PM
    Instructor Praise Zenenga
    Date Oct 11 - Dec 5
    Status Open
    Enrollment 3 / 65
    • Days:
    • Location: Online
    • Time: 5:00 PM
    • Dates: Oct 11 - Dec 5
    • Status: Open
    • Enrollment: 3 / 65
    Section 201
    Days
    Location Online
    Time 5:00 PM - 5:00 PM
    Instructor Praise Zenenga
    Date Oct 11 - Dec 5
    Status Open
    Enrollment 3 / 65
    • Days:
    • Location: Online
    • Time: 5:00 PM
    • Dates: Oct 11 - Dec 5
    • Status: Open
    • Enrollment: 3 / 65

    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 12:00 AM - 12:00 AM
    Instructor Praise Zenenga
    Date Aug 20 - Dec 5
    Status Open
    Enrollment 0 / 10
    • Days:
    • Location:
    • Time: 12:00 AM
    • Dates: Aug 20 - Dec 5
    • Status: Open
    • Enrollment: 0 / 10

    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 Aug 20 - Dec 5
    Status Open
    Enrollment 1 / 10
    • Days:
    • Location: Online
    • Time: 5:00 PM
    • Dates: Aug 20 - Dec 5
    • Status: Open
    • Enrollment: 1 / 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 Online
    Time 5:00 PM - 5:00 PM
    Instructor Praise Zenenga
    Date Aug 20 - Dec 5
    Status Open
    Enrollment 0 / 3
    • Days:
    • Location: Online
    • Time: 5:00 PM
    • Dates: Aug 20 - Dec 5
    • Status: Open
    • Enrollment: 0 / 3

    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 12:00 AM - 12:00 AM
    Instructor Unassigned
    Date Aug 20 - Dec 5
    Status Open
    Enrollment 0 / 5
    • +
    • Section: 001
    • Instructor:Unassigned
    • Days:
    • Location:
    • Time: 12:00 AM
    • Dates: Aug 20 - Dec 5
    • 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 20 - Dec 5
    Status Open
    Enrollment 22 / 60
    • Days:
    • Location: Online
    • Time: 5:00 PM
    • Dates: Aug 20 - Dec 5
    • Status: Open
    • Enrollment: 22 / 60

    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 Bryan Carter
    Date Aug 20 - Dec 5
    Status Open
    Enrollment 0 / 3
    • Days:
    • Location:
    • Time: 5:00 PM
    • Dates: Aug 20 - Dec 5
    • Status: Open
    • Enrollment: 0 / 3
    Section 001
    Days
    Location
    Time 5:00 PM - 5:00 PM
    Instructor Bryan Carter
    Date Oct 11 - Dec 5
    Status Open
    Enrollment 0 / 3
    • Days:
    • Location:
    • Time: 5:00 PM
    • Dates: Oct 11 - Dec 5
    • Status: Open
    • Enrollment: 0 / 3