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Africology
Chair: Erin Winkler -- MIT 214 -- 229 - 4155
http://www.uwm.edu/Dept/Africology/

Please note: 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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AFRICOL-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.
Enroll in any Lec 001-Lec 005 or Lect 207 or 209 alone; OR Lec 409 or 410 and any DIS 612 - 619

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
CD,HU   3 LEC 001 21345 6:00 PM-8:40 PM W 01/21-05/08 Rogers, William MIT 195  
CD,HU   3 LEC 002 19875 9:30 AM-10:45 AM MW 01/21-05/08 Wendorf, Benjamin CUN 107  
CD,HU   3 LEC 003 19999 12:30 PM-1:45 PM MW 01/21-05/08 Wendorf, Benjamin CUN 107  
CD,HU   3 LEC 004 22272 9:30 AM-10:45 AM TR 01/21-05/08 Mirkes, Jessica LUB S171  
CD,HU   3 LEC 005 22273 12:30 PM-1:45 PM TR 01/21-05/08 Mirkes, Jessica LUB S185  
CD,HU   3 LEC 207 21675 - 01/21-05/08 TaylorBoyd, Pauli ONLINE WEB  
A special course fee of $275.00, in addition to regular tuition, will be charged for this section. Conducted completely online; computer/internet access req'd.
CD,HU   3 LEC 409 19769 11:00 AM-11:50 AM TR 01/21-05/08 Akubeze, Okey MER 211  
For 1-hr supplemental instruction review session times, visit the website www.uwm.edu/Dept/TARC and click on 'Supplemental Instruction' or email tarc@uwm.edu.
CD,HU   3 LEC 410 32150 2:00 PM-2:50 PM MW 01/21-05/08 Nchinda, Zacharia MIT 195  
CD,HU     DIS 612 32154 1:00 PM-1:50 PM F 01/21-05/08 Delices, Patrick END 109  
CD,HU     DIS 613 32155 10:00 AM-10:50 AM F 01/21-05/08 Delices, Patrick CRT 321  
CD,HU     DIS 614 32156 11:00 AM-11:50 AM F 01/21-05/08 Delices, Patrick CRT 321  
CD,HU     DIS 615 32157 2:00 PM-2:50 PM F 01/21-05/08 Delices, Patrick END 109  
CD,HU     DIS 616 32158 10:00 AM-10:50 AM F 01/21-05/08 Spencer, Nakia BOL 294  
CD,HU     DIS 617 32159 11:00 AM-11:50 AM F 01/21-05/08 Spencer, Nakia BOL 294  
CD,HU     DIS 618 32160 1:00 PM-1:50 PM F 01/21-05/08 Spencer, Nakia BOL 294  
CD,HU     DIS 619 32161 2:00 PM-2:50 PM F 01/21-05/08 Spencer, Nakia BOL 294  

AFRICOL-102: Survey of African-American Literature (3 units; U ; CD,HU)

A survey of a variety of African-American literature.

Notes:
Prereq: none.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
CD,HU   3 LEC 001 32166 9:30 AM-10:45 AM MW 01/21-05/08 Lang, Charmaine MIT 361  
CD,HU   3 LEC 202 22274 - 01/21-05/08 Lang, Charmaine ONLINE WEB  
A special course fee of $275.00, in addition to regular tuition, will be charged for this section. Conducted completely online; computer/internet access req'd.

AFRICOL-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.
Enroll in Lec 401 and any DIS 603-606

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
CD,HU   3 LEC 401 21619 12:30 PM-1:20 PM MW 01/21-05/08 Nchinda, Zacharia MIT 191  
CD,HU     DIS 603 33147 9:00 AM-9:50 AM R 01/21-05/08 Scott, Anastacia CRT 221  
CD,HU     DIS 604 33146 10:00 AM-10:50 AM R 01/21-05/08 Scott, Anastacia CRT 221  
CD,HU     DIS 605 33148 10:00 AM-10:50 AM F 01/21-05/08 Scott, Anastacia END 115  
CD,HU     DIS 606 33149 11:00 AM-11:50 AM F 01/21-05/08 Scott, Anastacia MER 248  

AFRICOL-112: Introduction to African-American History, 1865 to the Present (3 units; U ; CD,HU)

African-American history from the Reconstruction era to the present.

Notes:
Prereq: none.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
CD,HU   3 LEC 001 32168 9:30 AM-10:45 AM TR 01/21-05/08 Edwards, Crystal MIT 361  
CD,HU   3 LEC 002 32169 12:30 PM-1:45 PM TR 01/21-05/08 Edwards, Crystal MIT 361  

AFRICOL-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 401 32170 9:30 AM-10:45 AM MW 01/21-05/08 Gelan, Abera MIT 191  

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

For further information, consult the department chair.

Notes:
Retakable to 6 cr max. Prereq: 2.5 gpa; writ cons instr, dept chair & assoc dean for SAS.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    1 - 3 IND 001 18351 - 01/21-05/08 Akubeze, Okey TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 002 18352 - 01/21-05/08 Barganier, George TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 003 18353 - 01/21-05/08 Bellegarde-Smith, Patrick TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 004 18354 - 01/21-05/08 Gelan, Abera TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 005 18355 - 01/21-05/08 Jones, Sandra TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 006 20152 - 01/21-05/08 Kirk, Joyce TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 007 18356 - 01/21-05/08 Kopkin, Nolan TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 008 18914 - 01/21-05/08 Mbalia, Ahmed TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 009 18915 - 01/21-05/08 Mbalia, Doreatha TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 010 18916 - 01/21-05/08 Mcclerking, Harwood TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 011 18917 - 01/21-05/08 Mcclure, Daniel TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 012 18918 - 01/21-05/08 Nchinda, Zacharia TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 013 18919 - 01/21-05/08 Sommers, Jeffrey TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 014 18920 - 01/21-05/08 TaylorBoyd, Pauli TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 015 20181 - 01/21-05/08 Wilson, Anika TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 016 33215 - 01/21-05/08 Winkler, Erin TBA  

AFRICOL-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 201 32897 - 01/21-05/08 Jones, Sandra ONLINE WEB  
A special course fee of $275.00, in addition to regular tuition, will be charged for this section. Conducted completely online; computer/internet access req'd.

AFRICOL-215: Introduction to Black Social and Cultural Traditions (3 units; U ; CD,SS)

A consideration of the social and cultural traditions that ground the life experiences and prospects of black people.

Notes:
Prereq: none.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
CD,SS   3 LEC 001 21194 2:00 PM-3:15 PM MW 01/21-05/08 Wilson, Anika MIT 361  

AFRICOL-220: Introduction to Statistics in Africology (3 units; U )

The use of statistical methods and techniques in Africology. Data from the Afroworld (North and South America, Africa, and the Caribbean) will be analyzed.

Notes:
Prereq: Math 103 (106)(P) or 105(P) or score level 30 on math placement exam.
Enroll in LEC 401 and any DIS 602-604

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    3 LEC 401 20818 9:00 AM-9:50 AM TR 01/21-05/08 Akubeze, Okey BOL B91  
      DIS 602 22279 10:00 AM-10:50 AM F 01/21-05/08 Thomas, Cami CRT 124  
      DIS 603 22280 11:00 AM-11:50 AM F 01/21-05/08 Thomas, Cami CRT 124  
      DIS 604 22281 1:00 PM-1:50 PM F 01/21-05/08 Thomas, Cami CRT 321  

AFRICOL-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 21316 12:30 PM-1:45 PM MW 01/21-05/08 Mcclerking, Harwood MIT 361  

AFRICOL-289: Internship in Africology, Lower Division (1 - 6 units; U )

Application of basic principles of Africology in business, organizational, educational, political, or other appropriate setting.

Notes:
One cr earned for academic work based on 40 hours in internship. Retakable to 6 cr max. Prereq: 100- or 200-level Africol course; 2.25 gpa; cons supervising faculty member.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    1 - 6 FLD 001 19169 - 01/21-05/08 Akubeze, Okey TBA  
    1 - 6 FLD 002 19170 - 01/21-05/08 Barganier, George TBA  
    1 - 6 FLD 003 19171 - 01/21-05/08 Bellegarde-Smith, Patrick TBA  
    1 - 6 FLD 004 19172 - 01/21-05/08 Gelan, Abera TBA  
    1 - 6 FLD 005 19173 - 01/21-05/08 Jones, Sandra TBA  
    1 - 6 FLD 006 19174 - 01/21-05/08 Kirk, Joyce TBA  
    1 - 6 FLD 007 19175 - 01/21-05/08 Kopkin, Nolan TBA  
    1 - 6 FLD 008 19176 - 01/21-05/08 Mbalia, Ahmed TBA  
    1 - 6 FLD 009 19177 - 01/21-05/08 Mbalia, Doreatha TBA  
    1 - 6 FLD 010 19178 - 01/21-05/08 Mcclerking, Harwood TBA  
    1 - 6 FLD 011 19179 - 01/21-05/08 Mcclure, Daniel TBA  
    1 - 6 FLD 012 19180 - 01/21-05/08 Nchinda, Zacharia TBA  
    1 - 6 FLD 013 19182 - 01/21-05/08 Sommers, Jeffrey TBA  
    1 - 6 FLD 014 20246 - 01/21-05/08 Wilson, Anika TBA  
    1 - 6 FLD 015 33216 - 01/21-05/08 Winkler, Erin TBA  

AFRICOL-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:
Retakable w/chg in topic. Prereq: acceptance for Study Abroad Prog.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    1 - 12 LEC 101 15883 - 01/21-05/08   OFF CAMPUS  

AFRICOL-341: Black Politics and City Government (3 units; U )

An analysis of the impact of black politics on the decision-making process of, and delivery of goods and services by, state and local governments.

Notes:
Prereq: jr st.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    3 LEC 001 32955 3:30 PM-4:45 PM TR 01/21-05/08 Phillips, Michael MIT 361  

AFRICOL-370: Forms of Black Expression (3 units; U )

An analysis of elements of African traditions that have influenced the literature, music, art, dance, and folkways (in the Afro-world, particularly in the United States).

Notes:
Prereq: jr st.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    3 LEC 001 33932 11:00 AM-12:15 PM MW 01/21-05/08 Mbalia, Doreatha LAP 253  
Consent required to audit.

AFRICOL-372: African-American Literary Movements: The Harlem Renaissance (3 units; U )

A consideration of the historical and social forces that promoted the development of black literature during the period of the Harlem Renaissance.

Notes:
Prereq: jr st.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    3 LEC 001 32898 11:00 AM-12:15 PM TR 01/21-05/08 Jones, Sandra MIT 361  

AFRICOL-417: Race, Class and Gender in Southern Africa (3 units; U )

Race, class and gender as sources of conflict and cooperation in southern African societies.

Notes:
Prereq: jr st.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    3 LEC 001 32899 6:00 PM-8:40 PM W 01/21-05/08 Kirk, Joyce CRT 227  
Consent required to audit.

AFRICOL-489: Internship in Africology, Upper Division (1 - 6 units; U )

Application of advanced principles of Africology in a business, organizational, educational, political, or other appropriate setting.

Notes:
One cr earned for academic work based on 40 hours in internship. Retakable to 6 cr max. Prereq: jr st; 300-level or above course in Africol; 2.25 gpa; cons supervising faculty member.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    1 - 6 FLD 001 15884 - 01/21-05/08 Akubeze, Okey TBA  
    1 - 6 FLD 002 15885 - 01/21-05/08 Barganier, George TBA  
    1 - 6 FLD 003 15886 - 01/21-05/08 Bellegarde-Smith, Patrick TBA  
    1 - 6 FLD 004 15887 - 01/21-05/08 Gelan, Abera TBA  
    1 - 6 FLD 005 15888 - 01/21-05/08 Jones, Sandra TBA  
    1 - 6 FLD 006 20153 - 01/21-05/08 Kirk, Joyce TBA  
    1 - 6 FLD 007 17878 - 01/21-05/08 Kopkin, Nolan TBA  
    1 - 6 FLD 008 19183 - 01/21-05/08 Mbalia, Ahmed TBA  
    1 - 6 FLD 009 20244 - 01/21-05/08 Mbalia, Doreatha TBA  
    1 - 6 FLD 010 20343 - 01/21-05/08 Mcclerking, Harwood TBA  
    1 - 6 FLD 011 32957 - 01/21-05/08 Mcclure, Daniel TBA  
    1 - 6 FLD 012 32958 - 01/21-05/08 Nchinda, Zacharia TBA  
    1 - 6 FLD 013 32959 - 01/21-05/08 Sommers, Jeffrey TBA  
    1 - 6 FLD 014 32960 - 01/21-05/08 TaylorBoyd, Pauli TBA  
    1 - 6 FLD 015 32961 - 01/21-05/08 Wilson, Anika TBA  
    1 - 6 FLD 016 33217 - 01/21-05/08 Winkler, Erin TBA  

AFRICOL-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:
Retakable 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 15889 - 01/21-05/08   OFF CAMPUS  

AFRICOL-565: Selected Texts/Topics in Africology: (3 units; U/G )

Examination of selected problems, issues, and themes in Africology.

Notes:
Retakable w/chg in topic to 6 cr max. Prereq: jr st.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
Interpreting the Black Freedom Movement
    3 LEC 001 21311 6:00 PM-8:40 PM M 01/27-05/08 Mcclure, Daniel MIT 206  

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

See Advanced Independent Study.

Notes:
Retakable w/chg in topic. Prereq: jr st; 2.5 gpa; writ cons instr, dept chair, & assoc dean for SAS.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    1 - 6 IND 001 15890 - 01/21-05/08 Akubeze, Okey TBA  
    1 - 6 IND 002 15891 - 01/21-05/08 Barganier, George TBA  
    1 - 6 IND 003 15892 - 01/21-05/08 Bellegarde-Smith, Patrick TBA  
    1 - 6 IND 004 15893 - 01/21-05/08 Gelan, Abera TBA  
    1 - 6 IND 005 15894 - 01/21-05/08 Jones, Sandra TBA  
    1 - 6 IND 006 20154 - 01/21-05/08 Kirk, Joyce TBA  
    1 - 6 IND 007 17879 - 01/21-05/08 Kopkin, Nolan TBA  
    1 - 6 IND 008 18921 - 01/21-05/08 Mbalia, Ahmed TBA  
    1 - 6 IND 009 18922 - 01/21-05/08 Mbalia, Doreatha TBA  
    1 - 6 IND 010 18923 - 01/21-05/08 Mcclerking, Harwood TBA  
    1 - 6 IND 011 18924 - 01/21-05/08 Mcclure, Daniel TBA  
    1 - 6 IND 012 18925 - 01/21-05/08 TaylorBoyd, Pauli TBA  
    1 - 6 IND 013 18926 - 01/21-05/08 Nchinda, Zacharia TBA  
    1 - 6 IND 014 18927 - 01/21-05/08 Sommers, Jeffrey TBA  
    1 - 6 IND 015 20186 - 01/21-05/08 Wilson, Anika TBA  
    1 - 6 IND 016 33220 - 01/21-05/08 Winkler, Erin TBA  

AFRICOL-701: Theories and Methods in Empirical Research in Africology (3 units; G )

Applicability of particular empirical theories and qualitative/quantitative methods to a range of substantive problems and issues pertaining to peoples of African descent.

Notes:
Prereq: grad st; approp upper-level math or stats course

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    3 LEC 001 32769 2:00 PM-4:40 PM T 01/21-05/08 Kopkin, Nolan MIT 206  
Consent required to audit.

AFRICOL-705: Normative Theory and Principles of Social Organization I (3 units; G )

Conceptual and value foundations of normative theory in relation to forms of social organization.

Notes:
Prereq: grad st

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    3 LEC 001 32900 6:00 PM-8:40 PM R 01/21-05/08 Sommers, Jeffrey CRT 227  
Consent required to audit.

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

Independent work supervised by a member of the graduate faculty.

Notes:
Retakable w/ chg in topic to 9 cr max. Prereq: grad st; cons instr.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    1 - 3 IND 001 19454 - 01/21-05/08 Barganier, George TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    1 - 3 IND 002 19455 - 01/21-05/08 Bellegarde-Smith, Patrick TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    1 - 3 IND 003 19456 - 01/21-05/08 Gelan, Abera TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    1 - 3 IND 004 19457 - 01/21-05/08 Jones, Sandra TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    1 - 3 IND 005 19458 - 01/21-05/08 Kirk, Joyce TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    1 - 3 IND 006 20155 - 01/21-05/08 Kopkin, Nolan TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    1 - 3 IND 007 19459 - 01/21-05/08 Mbalia, Doreatha TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    1 - 3 IND 008 19460 - 01/21-05/08 Mcclerking, Harwood TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    1 - 3 IND 009 20247 - 01/21-05/08 Mcclure, Daniel TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    1 - 3 IND 010 20344 - 01/21-05/08 Sommers, Jeffrey TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    1 - 3 IND 011 32963 - 01/21-05/08 Wilson, Anika TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    1 - 3 IND 012 33221 - 01/21-05/08 Winkler, Erin TBA  
Consent required to audit.

AFRICOL-800: Introduction to Qualitative Research Methods in Africology (3 units; G )

Various qualitative methods and methodological issues germane to Africology, including archival research, interviewing, focus groups, participant observation, and analysis of representations.

Notes:
Prereq: grad st.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    3 SEM 001 32901 2:00 PM-4:40 PM R 01/21-05/08 Winkler, Erin MIT 206  
Requires instructor permission/a permission code
Consent required to audit.

AFRICOL 812(712): Political Economy: Conceptual (3 units; G )

Advanced analysis of varieties of conceptual frameworks in the literature of political economy.

Notes:
Prereq: grad st

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    3 LEC 001 32768 6:00 PM-8:40 PM T 01/21-05/08 Chatterjee, Debipriya MIT 206  

AFRICOL-818: Race Matters: Government and Politics in Latin America and the Caribbean (3 units; G )

Presence, role, status, situation, and conditions of Afro-Americans (Afro-Latins and Afro-Caribbeans) in the Americas, from the federal republic of Mexico to the Argentine republic.

Notes:
Prereq: grad st

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    3 LEC 001 22287 6:00 PM-8:40 PM R 01/21-05/08 Barganier, George MIT 206  

AFRICOL-880: Seminar on Issues in Africology: (3 units; G )

Research seminar on issues of interest in Africology.

Notes:
Prereq: grad st.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
Black Politics
    3 LEC 001 22288 2:00 PM-4:40 PM W 01/21-05/08 Mcclerking, Harwood MIT 206  
Pol Econ of International Finance &Trade in Africa
    3 LEC 002 32174 11:00 AM-1:40 PM M 01/27-05/08 Gelan, Abera MIT 206  
African American Urban History
    3 LEC 003 32964 6:00 PM-8:40 PM W 01/21-05/08 Mcclure, Daniel MIT 206  
Problems in African American Urban History

 
Additional Courses - Africology
 
ENGLISH-517: Studies in African-American Literature: (3 units; U/G ; CD)

Major genres, themes, figures and trends in African-American literature.

Notes:
Retakable w/chg in topic to 9 cr max. Prereq: jr st; satisfaction of GER English Composition competency req.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
Mythic Spaces in Afrcn Epics&Afrcn Amrcn Fict&Film
CD   3 LEC 001 19369 9:30 AM-10:45 AM TR 01/21-05/08 Grayson, Sandra CRT 368  
Auditors will not be permitted this semester.

PORTUGS-225: Understanding Brazil: (3 units; U ; HU)

Topics in Brazilian culture and society.

Notes:
Retakable w/chg in topic to 6 cr max. Prereq: none.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
Immigration, natl id in the Brazilian Melting-Pot
HU   3 LEC 001 22303 3:30 PM-4:45 PM MW 01/21-05/08 Freire, Gustavo CRT B19