IDS Approved Courses From Other Departments - Topics in African History HIST 5400   Topics in African History
CREDIT HOURS: 3
This course will undertake a careful, in depth examination of a select theme in African history. The theme will vary from year to year, but the aim will be to probe the deep complexities of Africa’s past that recent scholarship is bringing to light. Themes may be regional or continental,and could include such topics as witchcraft, resistance, urban history, religious change, migration, or nationalism. The core of the work will be a significant research paper and seminar presentations. Courses will also involve the reading, presentation, and discussion of selected readings.
FORMAT: Seminar
EXCLUSIONS: HIST 4400.03