AFRI Major Concentration (AFRI)

36 credits

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Required Courses (6 credits)

AFRI 200 Intro to African Studies 3 Credits
    Offered in the:
  • Fall
  • Winter
  • Summer

AFRI 598 Res Sem in African Studies 3 Credits
    Offered in the:
  • Fall
  • Winter
  • Summer

Complementary Courses (30 credits)

Selected from Groups A and B as follows:

Group A (9 credits)

ANTH 322 Social Change in Modern Africa 3 Credits
    Offered in the:
  • Fall
  • Winter
  • Summer

HIST 200 Intro to African History 3 Credits
    Offered in the:
  • Fall
  • Winter
  • Summer

HIST 201 Modern African History 3 Credits
    Offered in the:
  • Fall
  • Winter
  • Summer

POLI 324 Developing Areas/Africa 3 Credits
    Offered in the:
  • Fall
  • Winter
  • Summer

Group B (21 credits)

Courses should be drawn from at least 3 disciplines; no more than 9 credits can be taken from any one discipline.

African Studies

AFRI 401 Swahili Language and Culture 3 Credits
    Offered in the:
  • Fall
  • Winter
  • Summer

AFRI 480 Honours Thesis 3 Credits
    Offered in the:
  • Fall
  • Winter
  • Summer

AFRI 481 Special Topics 1 3 Credits
    Offered in the:
  • Fall
  • Winter
  • Summer

AFRI 499 Arts Internship: African Stud 3 Credits
    Offered in the:
  • Fall
  • Winter
  • Summer

Anthropology

ANTH 212 Anthropology of Development 3 Credits
    Offered in the:
  • Fall
  • Winter
  • Summer

ANTH 301 Nomadic Pastoralists 3 Credits
    Offered in the:
  • Fall
  • Winter
  • Summer

ANTH 322 Social Change in Modern Africa 3 Credits
    Offered in the:
  • Fall
  • Winter
  • Summer

ANTH 335 Course not available
ANTH 345 Course not available
ANTH 411 Primate Studies & Conservation 3 Credits
    Offered in the:
  • Fall
  • Winter
  • Summer

ANTH 416 Environment/Dev: Africa 3 Credits
    Offered in the:
  • Fall
  • Winter
  • Summer

Economics

ECON 208 Microeconomic Analysis&Applic 3 Credits
    Offered in the:
  • Fall
  • Winter
  • Summer

ECON 313 Economic Development 1 3 Credits
    Offered in the:
  • Fall
  • Winter
  • Summer

ECON 416 Topics in Econ Development 2 3 Credits
    Offered in the:
  • Fall
  • Winter
  • Summer

English

ENGL 320 Postcolonial Literature 3 Credits
    Offered in the:
  • Fall
  • Winter
  • Summer

ENGL 352 Theories of Difference 3 Credits
    Offered in the:
  • Fall
  • Winter
  • Summer

ENGL 320 and 352 are counted when African materials are taught
ENGL 421 African Literature 3 Credits
    Offered in the:
  • Fall
  • Winter
  • Summer

Geography

GEOG 216 Geography of the World Economy 3 Credits
    Offered in the:
  • Fall
  • Winter
  • Summer

GEOG 403 Global Health & Envir. Change 3 Credits
    Offered in the:
  • Fall
  • Winter
  • Summer

GEOG 404 Environmental Management 2 3 Credits
    Offered in the:
  • Fall
  • Winter
  • Summer

GEOG 408 Geography of Development 3 Credits
    Offered in the:
  • Fall
  • Winter
  • Summer

GEOG 410 Geog of Underdvlpmnt:Cur Probs 3 Credits
    Offered in the:
  • Fall
  • Winter
  • Summer

GEOG 416 Africa South of the Sahara 3 Credits
    Offered in the:
  • Fall
  • Winter
  • Summer

History

HIST 200 Intro to African History 3 Credits
    Offered in the:
  • Fall
  • Winter
  • Summer

HIST 201 Modern African History 3 Credits
    Offered in the:
  • Fall
  • Winter
  • Summer

HIST 381 Colonial Africa 3 Credits
    Offered in the:
  • Fall
  • Winter
  • Summer

HIST 382 History of South Africa 3 Credits
    Offered in the:
  • Fall
  • Winter
  • Summer

HIST 396 Course not available
HIST 413 Independent Research 3 Credits
    Offered in the:
  • Fall
  • Winter
  • Summer

HIST 528 Indian Ocean World Slave Trade 3 Credits
    Offered in the:
  • Fall
  • Winter
  • Summer

Islamic Studies

ISLA 360 Islam and Politics 3 Credits
    Offered in the:
  • Fall
  • Winter
  • Summer

ISLA 410 History:Middle-East 1798-1918 3 Credits
    Offered in the:
  • Fall
  • Winter
  • Summer

ISLA 521D1 Introductory Arabic 4.5 Credits
    Offered in the:
  • Fall
  • Winter
  • Summer

ISLA 521D2 Introductory Arabic 4.5 Credits
    Offered in the:
  • Fall
  • Winter
  • Summer

Political Science

POLI 227 Developing Areas/Introduction 3 Credits
    Offered in the:
  • Fall
  • Winter
  • Summer

POLI 324 Developing Areas/Africa 3 Credits
    Offered in the:
  • Fall
  • Winter
  • Summer

POLI 522 Seminar: Developing Areas 3 Credits
    Offered in the:
  • Fall
  • Winter
  • Summer

POLI 522 is counted when African materials are taught

Sociology

SOCI 365 Health and Development 3 Credits
    Offered in the:
  • Fall
  • Winter
  • Summer

SOCI 370 Sociology: Gender&Development 3 Credits
    Offered in the:
  • Fall
  • Winter
  • Summer

SOCI 446 Colonialism and Society 3 Credits
    Offered in the:
  • Fall
  • Winter
  • Summer

SOCI 484 Emerging Democratic States 3 Credits
    Offered in the:
  • Fall
  • Winter
  • Summer

SOCI 513 Soc Aspects HIV/AIDS in Africa 3 Credits
    Offered in the:
  • Fall
  • Winter
  • Summer

SOCI 550 Developing Societies 3 Credits
    Offered in the:
  • Fall
  • Winter
  • Summer