HIS 2008 Modern Africa

This course will introduce the student to Africa in the pre colonial, colonial and post colonial time periods, with an emphasis on social, cultural, and political institutions. Students will be introduced to ancient African Civilizations, African Geography, European Exploration and colonization of the Continent, Independence and Nationalist Movements, the African Experience during the Cold War, the struggle for Democracy, and Current Events in Africa. IAI: S2 920N