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Fall 2022 Courses

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Do you want to know more about a African and African-American class than you would learn from the timetable? This is the page for you!

Below, you'll find a list of "featured courses" that are organized by theme. Scroll down to see the full list of courses the department will offer in Fall 2022. Click on the "course preview" links to find full descriptions of class contents and teaching approach


Course Outlines Fall 2022

Group 1

AAAS102 Arabic and Islamic Studies

Instructor: El Maimeur
In-Person
AAAS 103 Introduction to Africa

Instructor: Ojiambo
In-Person
AAAS 104 Intro African-American Studies

Instructor: Bolden
Online
AAAS 105 Intro to African History

Instructor: Omwodo
In-Person

Group 2

AAAS 106 The Black Experience Americas

Instructor: Alexander
In-Person
AAAS 106 The Black Experience Americas

Instructor: Adams
Online
AAAS 160 The Black Experience Americas

Instructor: Omwodo
In-Person
AAAS 200 Directed Studies

Instructor: Various

Group 3

AAAS 203 Culture and Health

Instructor: Rhine
Online
AAAS 204 Culture and Health, Honors

Instructor: Rhine
Online
AAAS 250 Intro to Translation & Theory

Instructor: Dickey
In-Person
AAAS 300 African Traditional Religion & Thought

Instructor: Ukpokodu
In-Person

Group 4

AAAS 305 Modern Africa

Instructor: Omwodo
In-Person
AAAS 310 Intro to Black Education in the US

Instructor: Hines
Online
AAAS 320 African Studies In

Instructor: Various
In-Person
AAAS 323 African-American Studies In

Instructor: Various
In-Person

Group 5

AAAS 325 Popular Black Music

Instructor: Bolden
Online
AAAS 327 African American Culture

Instructor: Pennington
In-Person
AAAS 349 Islam

Instructor: Brinton
Online
AAAS 380 African Art & Gender

Instructor: Gerschultz
Online

Group 6

AAAS 400 Readings In

Instructor: Various
AAAS 420 Intercultural Communication

Instructor: Pennington
In-Person
AAAS 429 Postcolonial Theatre and Drama

Instructor: Feldman
Online
AAAS 437 Global Ethnics & Racial Relations

Instructor: Nagel
Online

Group 7

AAAS 460 Topics and Problems

Instructor: Various
AAAS 496 Field Experience

Instructor: Various
AAAS 520 African Studies In

Instructor: Gerschultz
Online
AAAS 523 African-American Studies In

Instructor: Various
Online & In-Person

Group 8

AAAS 536 Islamic Art & Architecture

Instructor: Gerschultz
In-Person
AAAS 690 Investigation and Conference

Instructor: N/A
In-Person
AAAS 695 Honors Project In

Instructor: N/A
Online

Graduate Courses Fall 2022

Group 9

AAAS 502 Directed Language Study

Instructor: El Haimeur
In-Person
AAAS 503 Directed Language Study

Instructor: Ben Baba
In-Person
AAAS 504 Directed Language Study I

Instructor: Ben Baba
In-Person
AAAS 505 Directed Language Study II

Instructor: Ojiambo
In-Person

Group 10

AAAS 520 African Studies In

Instructor: Various
Online & In-Person
AAAS 523 African-American Studies In

Instructor: Various
Online & In-Person
AAAS 536 Islamic Art & Arch

Instructor: Gerschultz
In-Person
AAAS 690 Investigation and Conference

Instructor: N/A
In-Person

Group 11

AAAS 723 Special Topics in Africana Studies

Instructor: Various
In-Person
AAAS 760 Topics and Problems

Instructor: Various
In-Person
AAAS 801 Intro Africana Studies

Instructor: Alexander
In-Person
AAAS 803 Research Methods Africana Studies

Instructor: Ukpokodo
In-Person

Group 12

AAAS 804 Seminar in Africana Studies

Instructor: Alexander
In-Person
AAAS 899 Thesis

Instructor: Rhine
In-Person

Language Classes Fall 2022

Arabic

ARAB 110 Elementary Arabic I

Instructor: El Maimeur & Ben Baba
In-Person
ARAB 210 Intermediate Arabic I

Instructor: El Maimeur & Ben Baba
In-Person
ARAB 310 Advanced Arabic I

Instructor: Ben Baba
In-Person
ARAB 401 Readings in Arabic I

Instructor: APPT
In-Person

Haitian

HAIT 110 Elementary Haitian I

Instructor: Laguerre
Online
HAIT 120 Elementary Haitian II

Instructor: Laguerre
Online
HAIT 230 Intermediate Haitian I

Instructor: Laguerre
Online
HAIT 500/501: Directed Studies

Instructor: Laguerre
Online

Kiswahili

KISW 110 Elementary KiSwahili I

Instructor: Muhando
In-Person
KISW 210 Intermediate KiSwahili I

Instructor:Muhando
In-Person
KISW 310 Advanced KiSwahili I

Instructor: Ojiambo
In-Person
KISW 401 Readings in KiSwahili I

Instructor: Muhando
In-Person

Wolof

WOLO 110 Elementary Wolof I

Instructor: Correa Fernandes
Online
WOLO 120 Elementary Wolof II

Instructor: Correa Fernandes
Online
WOLO 210 Intermediate Wolof I

Instructor: Correa Fernandes
Online
WOLO 310 Advanced Wolof I

Instructor: Correa Fernandes
Online