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African/African Diaspora Studies
Coordinator: Rachel Hegland, Program Associate, African & African Diaspora Studies, rhegland@uwm.edu

Please visit: https://uwm.edu/african-diaspora-studies/ for more information. The College of Letters & Science charges an additional special course fee for Distance Education (online) sections. These sections can be distinguished by a section number beginning with 2-- (e.g., 201, 202). If the special course fee is not listed in the Schedule of Classes, please contact Andy Cuneo, L&S Student Academic Services, via e-mail, acuneo@uwm.edu, or phone (414) 229-2787.
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AFRIC-100 : Black Reality: Survey of African-American Society (3 units; U ; CD,HU)

An introduction to key concepts, structures, and institutions in African-American societies.

Notes:
Prereq: none.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
CD,HU   3 LEC 001
49044 11:00 AM-12:15 PM MW 01/21-05/07 Akubeze, Okey BOL B46  
CD,HU   3 LEC 002
49062 11:00 AM-12:15 PM TR 01/21-05/07 Winkler, Erin PHY 133  
CD,HU (FEE) 3 LEC 203
50239 - 01/21-05/07 Mitchell-Walthour, Gladys ONLINE WEB  
CD,HU (FEE)           Negreiros, Dalila    
A course fee of $275.00, in addition to applicable fees and/or tuition, will be charged for this section. Conducted completely online; computer/internet access req'd.

AFRIC-111 : Introduction to African-American History to 1865 (3 units; U ; CD,HU)

African and African-American history to the Reconstruction period.

Notes:
Prereq: none.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
CD,HU   3 LEC 001
51818 12:30 PM-1:45 PM TR 01/21-05/07 Baker, Robert MIT 361  

AFRIC-125 : Economics of the Black Community (3 units; U ; CD,SS)

A survey of key economic principles, and elements that structure economic behavior in the black community.

Notes:
Prereq: none.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
CD,SS   3 LEC 001
54739 9:30 AM-10:45 AM MW 01/21-05/07 Gelan, Abera BOL B68  

AFRIC-199 : Independent Study (1 - 3 units; U )

For further information, consult the department chair.

Notes:
May be retaken to 6 cr max. Prereq: 2.5 GPA; writ cons instr, dept chair & asst dean for SAS.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    1 - 3 IND 001
44503 - 01/21-05/07   ROOM TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 004
44504 - 01/21-05/07   ROOM TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 007
44505 - 01/21-05/07   ROOM TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 010
44506 - 01/21-05/07   ROOM TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 011
44507 - 01/21-05/07   ROOM TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 012
44508 - 01/21-05/07   ROOM TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 013
44509 - 01/21-05/07   ROOM TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 015
44510 - 01/21-05/07   ROOM TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 016
44511 - 01/21-05/07   ROOM TBA  

AFRIC-210 : The African-American Novel (3 units; U ; CD,HU)

A study of the social and cultural significance of the African-American novel, with emphasis on genre, imagery, and dramatic irony.

Notes:
Prereq: soph st.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
CD,HU   3 LEC 001
54742 12:30 PM-1:45 PM MW 01/21-05/07 Jones, Sandra PHY 146  

AFRIC-228 : Introduction to Black Political Economy (3 units; U ; CD,SS)

A survey of the interplay of the basic political and economic categories that structure the form and content of black life in America.

Notes:
Prereq: soph st.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
CD,SS   3 LEC 001
49390 2:00 PM-3:15 PM MW 01/21-05/07 Akubeze, Okey MER 213  

AFRIC-232 : Survey of African Societies and Cultures (3 units; U ; SS)

A survey of continuities and changes in the social and cultural lives of the peoples of Black Africa.

Notes:
Prereq: soph st.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
SS   3 LEC 001
54747 2:00 PM-3:15 PM TR 01/21-05/07 Wilson, Anika KEN 1140  

AFRIC-289 : Internship in African & African Diaspora Studies, Lower Division (1 - 6 units; U )

Application of basic principles of African & African Diaspora Studies in business, organizational, educational, political, or other appropriate setting.

Notes:
One credit earned for academic work based on 40 hours in internship. May be retaken to 6 credits max. Prerequisite: 100- or 200-level AFRIC course; 2.25 GPA; consent of supervising faculty member.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    1 - 6 FLD 001
48840 - 01/21-05/07   ROOM TBA  
    1 - 6 FLD 002
48841 - 01/21-05/07   ROOM TBA  
    1 - 6 FLD 003
48842 - 01/21-05/07   ROOM TBA  
    1 - 6 FLD 004
48843 - 01/21-05/07   ROOM TBA  
    1 - 6 FLD 005
48844 - 01/21-05/07   ROOM TBA  
    1 - 6 FLD 006
48845 - 01/21-05/07   ROOM TBA  
    1 - 6 FLD 007
48846 - 01/21-05/07   ROOM TBA  
    1 - 6 FLD 008
48847 - 01/21-05/07   ROOM TBA  
    1 - 6 FLD 009
48848 - 01/21-05/07   ROOM TBA  
    1 - 6 FLD 010
48849 - 01/21-05/07   ROOM TBA  
    1 - 6 FLD 011
48850 - 01/21-05/07   ROOM TBA  
    1 - 6 FLD 012
48851 - 01/21-05/07   ROOM TBA  
    1 - 6 FLD 013
48852 - 01/21-05/07   ROOM TBA  
    1 - 6 FLD 014
49123 - 01/21-05/07   ROOM TBA  
    1 - 6 FLD 015
50050 - 01/21-05/07   ROOM TBA  

AFRIC-297 : Study Abroad: (1 - 12 units; U )

Designed to enroll students in UWM sponsored program before course work level, content, and credits are determined and/or in specially prepared program course work.

Notes:
May be retaken w/chg in topic. Prereq: acceptance for Study Abroad Prog.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    1 - 12 LEC 101
47359 - 01/21-05/07   OFF CAMPUS  

AFRIC-314 : The School in African-American Life (3 units; U ; CD,HU)

A study of the socio-cultural significance of the school in the evolution of the black community.

Notes:
Jointly offered with & counts as a repeat of ED POL 314(353). Prerequisite: junior standing.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
CD,HU   3 LEC 001
51009 2:00 PM-3:15 PM TR 01/21-05/07 Winkler, Erin BOL B72  

AFRIC-329 : Economic Growth and Sustainable Development in Africa (3 units; U/G )

Economic development in African countries; poverty reduction strategies, role of education and health, Millennium Development Goals, agrarian systems, international trade; U.S. as key trading partner.

Notes:
Prereq: jr st.
Not open to University Special Students

Economic development in African countries; poverty reduction strategies, role of education and health, Millennium Development Goals, agrarian systems, international trade; U.S. as key trading partner.

Notes:
Prereq: jr st.
Not open to University Special Students

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    3 LEC 001
54748 12:30 PM-1:45 PM MW 01/21-05/07 Gelan, Abera PHY 126  
    3 LEC 001
Graduate
54749 12:30 PM-1:45 PM MW 01/21-05/07 Gelan, Abera PHY 126  

AFRIC-329G : Economic Growth and Sustainable Development in Africa (3 units; U/G )

Economic development in African countries; poverty reduction strategies, role of education and health, Millennium Development Goals, agrarian systems, international trade; U.S. as key trading partner.

Notes:
Prereq: jr st.
Not open to University Special Students

Economic development in African countries; poverty reduction strategies, role of education and health, Millennium Development Goals, agrarian systems, international trade; U.S. as key trading partner.

Notes:
Prereq: jr st.
Not open to University Special Students

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    3 LEC 001
54748 12:30 PM-1:45 PM MW 01/21-05/07 Gelan, Abera PHY 126  
    3 LEC 001
Graduate
54749 12:30 PM-1:45 PM MW 01/21-05/07 Gelan, Abera PHY 126  

AFRIC-334 : Survey of Black American and Black Brazilian Societies (3 units; U )

Examines similarities and differences between peoples of African descent in the United States and Brazil, with reference to society, culture, and political economy.

Notes:
Prereq: jr st.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    3 LEC 001
54750 3:30 PM-4:45 PM MW 01/21-05/07 Mitchell-Walthour, Gladys MIT 361  

AFRIC-369 : Black Images and Mass Media (3 units; U )

An evaluation of how the mass media have affected the psyche of Black people.

Notes:
Prereq: jr st.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    3 LEC 001
54751 5:00 PM-7:40 PM M 01/27-05/07   MIT 361  

AFRIC-489 : Internship in African & African Diaspora Studies, Upper Division (1 - 6 units; U )

Application of advanced principles of African & African Diaspora Studies in a business, organizational, educational, political, or other appropriate setting.

Notes:
One credit earned for academic work based on 40 hours in internship. May be retaken to 6 credits max. Prerequisite: junior standing; 300-level or above course in AFRIC; 2.25 gpa; consent of supervising faculty member.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    1 - 6 FLD 001
48298 - 01/21-05/07   ROOM TBA  
    1 - 6 FLD 002
48299 - 01/21-05/07   ROOM TBA  
    1 - 6 FLD 003
48300 - 01/21-05/07   ROOM TBA  
    1 - 6 FLD 004
48301 - 01/21-05/07   ROOM TBA  
    1 - 6 FLD 005
48302 - 01/21-05/07   ROOM TBA  
    1 - 6 FLD 006
49103 - 01/21-05/07   ROOM TBA  
    1 - 6 FLD 007
48398 - 01/21-05/07   ROOM TBA  
    1 - 6 FLD 008
48853 - 01/21-05/07   ROOM TBA  
    1 - 6 FLD 009
49122 - 01/21-05/07   ROOM TBA  
    1 - 6 FLD 010
49152 - 01/21-05/07   ROOM TBA  
    1 - 6 FLD 011
50010 - 01/21-05/07   ROOM TBA  
    1 - 6 FLD 012
50011 - 01/21-05/07   ROOM TBA  
    1 - 6 FLD 013
50012 - 01/21-05/07   ROOM TBA  
    1 - 6 FLD 014
50013 - 01/21-05/07   ROOM TBA  
    1 - 6 FLD 015
50014 - 01/21-05/07   ROOM TBA  
    1 - 6 FLD 016
50051 - 01/21-05/07   ROOM TBA  

AFRIC-497 : Study Abroad: (1 - 12 units; U/G )

Designed to enroll students in UWM sponsored program before course work level, content, and credits are determined and/or in specially prepared program course work.

Notes:
May be retaken w/chg in topic. Prereq: jr st; acceptance for Study Abroad Prog.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    1 - 12 LEC 101
47358 - 01/21-05/07   OFF CAMPUS  

AFRIC-699 : Independent Study (1 - 6 units; U )

See Advanced Independent Study.

Notes:
May be retaken w/chg in topic. Prereq: jr st; 2.5 GPA; writ cons instr, dept chair & asst dean for SAS.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    1 - 6 IND 001
44512 - 01/21-05/07   ROOM TBA  
    1 - 6 IND 004
44513 - 01/21-05/07   ROOM TBA  
    1 - 6 IND 007
44514 - 01/21-05/07   ROOM TBA  
    1 - 6 IND 009
44515 - 01/21-05/07   ROOM TBA  
    1 - 6 IND 010
44516 - 01/21-05/07   ROOM TBA  
    1 - 6 IND 011
44517 - 01/21-05/07   ROOM TBA  
    1 - 6 IND 013
44518 - 01/21-05/07   ROOM TBA  
    1 - 6 IND 014
44519 - 01/21-05/07   ROOM TBA  

AFRIC-799 : Graduate Independent Study (1 - 3 units; G )

Independent work supervised by a member of the graduate faculty.

Notes:
Retakable with change in topic to 9 cr max. Prereq: grad st; cons instr.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    1 - 3 IND 002
44520 - 01/21-05/07 Winkler, Erin ROOM TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    1 - 3 IND 003
44521 - 01/21-05/07   ROOM TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    1 - 3 IND 006
44524 - 01/21-05/07   ROOM TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    1 - 3 IND 007
44522 - 01/21-05/07   ROOM TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    1 - 3 IND 008
44523 - 01/21-05/07   ROOM TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    1 - 3 IND 009
44525 - 01/21-05/07   ROOM TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    1 - 3 IND 010
44526 - 01/21-05/07   ROOM TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    1 - 3 IND 011
44527 - 01/21-05/07   ROOM TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    1 - 3 IND 012
44528 - 01/21-05/07   ROOM TBA  
Consent required to audit.

AFRIC-880 : Seminar on Issues in African & African Diaspora Studies: (3 units; G )

Research seminar on issues of interest in African & African Diaspora Studies.

Notes:
Prerequisite: graduate standing.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
Survey of migration patterns in Africa & Diaspora
    3 LEC 001
54752 2:00 PM-4:40 PM W 01/21-05/07 Saint Jacques, Ermitte MIT 206  
Africa in the Changing Global System
    3 LEC 002
55801 4:00 PM-6:40 PM T 01/21-05/07 Sommers, Jeffrey CRT 103  

AFRIC-990 : Dissertation Research (1 - 3 units; G )

Research or dissertation work for students in the doctoral program.

Notes:
Retakable as necessary to complete the dissertation. Prereq: grad st; cons instr.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    3 THE 002
44529 - 01/21-05/07 Mitchell-Walthour, Gladys ROOM TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    3 THE 006
44530 - 01/21-05/07   ROOM TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    3 THE 007
44531 - 01/21-05/07   ROOM TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    3 THE 010
44532 - 01/21-05/07   ROOM TBA  
Consent required to audit.

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