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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.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
CD,HU   3 LEC 001 47881 6:00 PM-8:40 PM T 09/02-12/11 Jones, Sandra MIT 191  
CD,HU   3 LEC 002 48203 9:30 AM-10:45 AM MW 09/02-12/11 Akubeze, Okey END 103  
CD,HU   3 LEC 003 48204 12:30 PM-1:45 PM MW 09/02-12/11 Akubeze, Okey SAB G90  
CD,HU   3 LEC 004 48205 9:30 AM-10:45 AM TR 09/02-12/11 Scott, Anastacia MIT 361  
CD,HU   3 LEC 005 48206 12:30 PM-1:45 PM TR 09/02-12/11 Scott, Anastacia LUB N126  
CD,HU   3 LEC 206 50697 - 09/02-12/11 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.

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 50699 9:30 AM-10:45 AM TR 09/02-12/11 Lang, Charmaine PHY 133  
CD,HU   3 LEC 202 48227 - 09/02-12/11 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.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
CD,HU   3 LEC 001 50833 12:30 PM-1:45 PM TR 09/02-12/11 Nchinda, Zacharia END 103  

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 50700 11:00 AM-12:15 PM TR 09/02-12/11 Mcclure, Daniel CHM 190  

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 001 50835 3:30 PM-4:45 PM TR 09/02-12/11 Gelan, Abera AUP 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 33319 - 09/02-12/11   TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 002 33320 - 09/02-12/11 Bellegarde-Smith, Patrick TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 003 33321 - 09/02-12/11 Gelan, Abera TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 004 33322 - 09/02-12/11 Jones, Sandra TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 005 33323 - 09/02-12/11 Kirk, Joyce TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 006 33324 - 09/02-12/11 Mbalia, Ahmed TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 007 33325 - 09/02-12/11 Mbalia, Doreatha TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 008 33326 - 09/02-12/11   TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 009 33329 - 09/02-12/11 Rogers, William TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 010 33327 - 09/02-12/11 TaylorBoyd, Pauli TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 011 33328 - 09/02-12/11   TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 012 33330 - 09/02-12/11 Wilson, Anika TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 013 33331 - 09/02-12/11 Winkler, Erin TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 109 33333 - 09/02-12/11 Akubeze, Okey TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 110 33332 - 09/02-12/11 Barganier, George TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 111 33334 - 09/02-12/11 Chatterjee, Debipriya TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 112 33335 - 09/02-12/11 Kopkin, Nolan TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 113 33336 - 09/02-12/11 Mcclerking, Harwood TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 114 33337 - 09/02-12/11 Mcclure, Daniel TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 115 33338 - 09/02-12/11 Sommers, Jeffrey TBA  

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.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    3 LEC 001 48257 9:30 AM-10:45 AM TR 09/02-12/11 Thomas, Cami CHM 170  

AFRICOL-265: Psychological Effects of Racism (3 units; U ; CD,SS)

Psychological and socio-psychological effects of individualized and institutionalized racism on blacks and whites. Emphasis is placed on a range of interactions between blacks and whites.

Notes:
Prereq: soph st.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
CD,SS   3 LEC 001 52491 6:00 PM-8:40 PM R 09/02-12/11 Saint Jacques, Ermitte MIT 195  

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 45460 - 09/02-12/11   TBA  
    1 - 6 FLD 002 45463 - 09/02-12/11   TBA  
    1 - 6 FLD 003 45461 - 09/02-12/11   TBA  
    1 - 6 FLD 004 45462 - 09/02-12/11   TBA  
    1 - 6 FLD 005 45464 - 09/02-12/11   TBA  
    1 - 6 FLD 006 45465 - 09/02-12/11   TBA  
    1 - 6 FLD 007 45466 - 09/02-12/11   TBA  
    1 - 6 FLD 008 45467 - 09/02-12/11   TBA  
    1 - 6 FLD 009 45702 - 09/02-12/11   TBA  
    1 - 6 FLD 010 45468 - 09/02-12/11   TBA  
    1 - 6 FLD 011 45469 - 09/02-12/11   TBA  
    1 - 6 FLD 012 45969 - 09/02-12/11   TBA  
    1 - 6 FLD 013 46021 - 09/02-12/11   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 42240 - 09/02-12/11   OFF CAMPUS  

AFRICOL-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

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    3 LEC 001 47420 11:00 AM-12:15 PM TR 09/02-12/11 Gelan, Abera MIT 361  

AFRICOL-344: Political Movements and Organizations in the Afroworld (3 units; U/G )

Analysis of leadership, ideology, and the structure of black political movements and organizations in the twentieth century.

Notes:
Prereq: jr st.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    3 LEC 001 54175 12:30 PM-1:45 PM TR 09/02-12/11 Mitchell-Walthour, Gladys MIT 361  

AFRICOL-350: The Black Family (3 units; U/G )

An examination of the structure and functions of the black family in its urban and rural contexts.

Notes:
Prereq: jr st.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    3 LEC 001 52675 12:30 PM-1:45 PM MW 09/02-12/11 Blanks, Deborah LAP 260  

AFRICOL-414: The Black Woman in America, Africa, and the Caribbean (3 units; U )

A comparison of the roles and impact of the black women on American, African and Caribbean societies.

Notes:
Prereq: jr st.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    3 LEC 001 52676 2:00 PM-3:15 PM TR 09/02-12/11 Jones, Sandra MIT 361  

AFRICOL-416: Race, Injustice and Change in America (3 units; U )

A study of the relation between race, injustice and social change in the United States.

Notes:
Prereq: jr st.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    3 LEC 001 52677 6:00 PM-8:40 PM M 09/08-12/11 Mcclerking, Harwood MIT 361  

AFRICOL-420: The Political Economy of Slavery (3 units; U )

Analysis of the political and economic contradictions of U.S. slavery; the value of free versus slave labor is scrutinized in the context of emerging capitalism.

Notes:
Prereq: jr st.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    3 LEC 001 51638 3:30 PM-4:45 PM MW 09/02-12/11 Mcclerking, Harwood MIT 361  

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 42241 - 09/02-12/11   TBA  
    1 - 6 FLD 002 42242 - 09/02-12/11   TBA  
    1 - 6 FLD 003 42243 - 09/02-12/11   TBA  
    1 - 6 FLD 004 42244 - 09/02-12/11   TBA  
    1 - 6 FLD 005 42245 - 09/02-12/11   TBA  
    1 - 6 FLD 006 42246 - 09/02-12/11   TBA  
    1 - 6 FLD 007 44184 - 09/02-12/11   TBA  
    1 - 6 FLD 008 45470 - 09/02-12/11   TBA  
    1 - 6 FLD 009 45703 - 09/02-12/11   TBA  
    1 - 6 FLD 010 45471 - 09/02-12/11   TBA  
    1 - 6 FLD 011 45472 - 09/02-12/11   TBA  
    1 - 6 FLD 012 45970 - 09/02-12/11   TBA  
    1 - 6 FLD 013 46453 - 09/02-12/11   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 42247 - 09/02-12/11   OFF CAMPUS  

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 33339 - 09/02-12/11 Aborampah, Osei-Mensah TBA  
    1 - 6 IND 002 33340 - 09/02-12/11 Bellegarde-Smith, Patrick TBA  
    1 - 6 IND 003 33341 - 09/02-12/11 Gelan, Abera TBA  
    1 - 6 IND 004 33342 - 09/02-12/11 Jones, Sandra TBA  
    1 - 6 IND 005 33343 - 09/02-12/11 Kirk, Joyce TBA  
    1 - 6 IND 006 33344 - 09/02-12/11 Mbalia, Ahmed TBA  
    1 - 6 IND 007 33345 - 09/02-12/11 Mbalia, Doreatha TBA  
    1 - 6 IND 008 33346 - 09/02-12/11   TBA  
    1 - 6 IND 009 33349 - 09/02-12/11 Rogers, William TBA  
    1 - 6 IND 010 33347 - 09/02-12/11 TaylorBoyd, Pauli TBA  
    1 - 6 IND 011 33348 - 09/02-12/11 VanHorne, Winston TBA  
    1 - 6 IND 012 33350 - 09/02-12/11 Wilson, Anika TBA  
    1 - 6 IND 013 33351 - 09/02-12/11 Winkler, Erin TBA  
    1 - 6 IND 014 33352 - 09/02-12/11 Akubeze, Okey TBA  
    1 - 6 IND 015 33353 - 09/02-12/11 Barganier, George TBA  
    1 - 6 IND 016 33354 - 09/02-12/11 Chatterjee, Debipriya TBA  
    1 - 6 IND 017 33355 - 09/02-12/11 Kopkin, Nolan TBA  
    1 - 6 IND 018 33356 - 09/02-12/11 Mcclerking, Harwood TBA  
    1 - 6 IND 019 33357 - 09/02-12/11 Mcclure, Daniel TBA  

AFRICOL-700: Foundations and Theories in Africology (3 units; G )

Seminar on historical, theoretical and institutional development of Africology. Topics examined will include Pan-Africanism, Black Feminism, Afrocentrism, Diaspora Theory, Critical Race Theory, and others.

Notes:
Prereq: grad st

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    3 LEC 001 47346 5:00 PM-7:40 PM T 09/02-12/11 Mcclure, Daniel MIT 206  
Consent required to audit.

AFRICOL 708(808): Critical Literary Theory I: Cultural Roots of Africological Literary Theory (3 units; G )

Exploitation and oppression as primary sources of Africological literary theory; cultural components include identity, enemy, objective, strategy, and tactics.

Notes:
Prereq: grad st

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    3 LEC 001 47893 2:00 PM-4:40 PM M 09/08-12/11 Mbalia, Doreatha MIT 206  

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 33358 - 09/02-12/11 Barganier, George TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    1 - 3 IND 002 33359 - 09/02-12/11 Bellegarde-Smith, Patrick TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    1 - 3 IND 003 33360 - 09/02-12/11 Gelan, Abera TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    1 - 3 IND 004 33361 - 09/02-12/11 Jones, Sandra TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    1 - 3 IND 005 33362 - 09/02-12/11 Kirk, Joyce TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    1 - 3 IND 006 33363 - 09/02-12/11 Mbalia, Ahmed TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    1 - 3 IND 007 33364 - 09/02-12/11 Mbalia, Doreatha TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    1 - 3 IND 008 33365 - 09/02-12/11 Saint Jacques, Ermitte TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    1 - 3 IND 009 33366 - 09/02-12/11 Wilson, Anika TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    1 - 3 IND 010 33367 - 09/02-12/11 Winkler, Erin TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    1 - 3 IND 011 33368 - 09/02-12/11 Mitchell-Walthour, Gladys TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    1 - 3 IND 012 33369 - 09/02-12/11   TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    1 - 3 IND 013 33370 - 09/02-12/11 Kopkin, Nolan TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    1 - 3 IND 014 33371 - 09/02-12/11 Mcclerking, Harwood TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    1 - 3 IND 015 33372 - 09/02-12/11 Mcclure, Daniel TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    1 - 3 IND 016 33373 - 09/02-12/11 Sommers, Jeffrey TBA  
Consent required to audit.

AFRICOL-804: Qualitative Interviewing and Grounded Theory (3 units; G )

In-depth, hands-on examination of qualitative interviewing in research. Students design, conduct, and analyze qualitative interviews using grounded theory. Seminar-style course.

Notes:
No cr for students who have cr in Africol 880 w/same topic. Prereq: grad st; prior coursework in qualitative methods or cons instr.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    3 SEM 001 52497 2:00 PM-4:40 PM R 09/02-12/11 Winkler, Erin MIT 206  
Audit never allowed.

AFRICOL-814: Public Policies, Development, and Underdevelopment in Africa & the Diaspora (3 units; G )

Investigation into public policy and development in Africa and the Diaspora.

Notes:
Prereq: grad st

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    3 LEC 001 54168 2:00 PM-4:40 PM T 09/02-12/11 Mitchell-Walthour, Gladys 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
Grant and Fellowship Proposal Writing
    3 LEC 003 54176 3:00 PM-5:40 PM M 09/08-12/11 Saint Jacques, Ermitte CRT 221  
Advanced Methods in Empirical Research Africology
    3 LEC 004 54405 2:00 PM-4:40 PM M 09/08-12/11 Kopkin, Nolan CHM 197  
African Women Compared: Orig/Reality of Oppression
    3 LEC 201 48261 - 09/02-12/11 Mbalia, Doreatha 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-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
    1 - 3 THE 001 54111 - 09/02-12/11 Barganier, George TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    1 - 3 THE 002 54112 - 09/02-12/11 Gelan, Abera TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    1 - 3 THE 003 54113 - 09/02-12/11 Jones, Sandra TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    1 - 3 THE 004 54114 - 09/02-12/11 Kopkin, Nolan TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    1 - 3 THE 005 54115 - 09/02-12/11 Mbalia, Doreatha TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    1 - 3 THE 006 54116 - 09/02-12/11 Mcclerking, Harwood TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    1 - 3 THE 007 54117 - 09/02-12/11 Mcclure, Daniel TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    1 - 3 THE 008 54118 - 09/02-12/11 Sommers, Jeffrey TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    1 - 3 THE 009 54119 - 09/02-12/11 Wilson, Anika TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    1 - 3 THE 010 54120 - 09/02-12/11 Winkler, Erin TBA  
Consent required to audit.

 
Additional Courses - Africology
 
ENGLISH-631: Seminar in African-American Literature: (3 units; U/G )

Focus upon major writers or themes, or on a body of work that represents a variety of perspectives on African-American experience.

Notes:
Retakable w/chg in topic to 6 cr max. Prereq: sr st, satisfaction of GER English Composition competency req, 9 cr English &/or CompLit at the 300-level or above; or grad st.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
Images of Black Women in African Amer Fiction/Film
    3 SEM 001 46988 11:00 AM-12:15 PM TR 09/02-12/11 Grayson, Sandra CRT 405  
No auditors accepted for this section of English 631.