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HST 3453 African Civilizations

Three hours (On Campus)
A study of the development of African civilizations from early history to modern times. Attention is given to Africa in the global context. Areas of inquiry include Islam in Africa, sub-Saharan societies, African kingdoms, the slave trade, colonial ideology and rule, independence movements and African nationalism, post-colonial culture and politics, inter-and intra-state conflict, and contemporary issues in Africa. Meets the Intercultural Engagement requirement or the Arts and Humanities requirement of the Core Curriculum (cannot meet both core requirements).​

Offered on campus Spring semester (odd-numbered years)