College Credit Courses

Course Description

CLS130 African Cultures

3 credits—This course will explore the development of Sub-Saharan African civilizations from the dawn of humanity to the issues facing the continent today. The first part of the course will look at the indigenous and colonial heritage of Africa. The second part will examine the political, economic, social, religious, environmental, and gender issues and realities facing the African today. The third part will expose students to significant African contributions and trends in prose, poetry, drama, art, music and dance.

Lecture Hours: 48

2015–2016 Course Cost: $478.50 *
2016–2017 Course Cost: $505.50 *

Course Cost Calculation: Resident tuition and fees x course credits + course fee if applicable.

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