CAAS 111 - Introduction to Africa and Its Diaspora
Section: 001
Term: FA 2009
Subject: Afroamerican and African Studies (CAAS)
Department: LSA Afroamerican and African Studies
Credits:
4
Requirements & Distribution:
HU, RE
Other Course Info:
May not be included in a concentration plan. F.
Repeatability:
May not be repeated for credit.
Primary Instructor:
Instructor:

Introduces basic concepts and methods involved in the study of Africa and its Diaspora. This team-taught course takes a multimedia, interdisciplinary approach using maps, cultural artifacts, films, art, music, archival documents, literary texts, and key scholarly readings from both the humanities and social sciences. Prerequisite to the CAAS concentration and academic minor.

CAAS 111 - Introduction to Africa and Its Diaspora
Schedule Listing
001 (LEC)
 
11843
Open
11
 
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TuTh 1:00PM - 2:30PM
002 (DIS)
P
11845
Open
2
 
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Tu 3:00PM - 4:00PM
003 (DIS)
P
11847
Closed
0
 
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W 9:00AM - 10:00AM
004 (DIS)
P
11849
Open
2
 
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Th 9:00AM - 10:00AM
005 (DIS)
P
11851
Open
2
 
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Th 12:00PM - 1:00PM
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Coursepack Location:
CTools and on reserve at Shapiro after 9/8/09
Note:
Hardcopy of the coursepack will be on reserve at Shapiro after first day of class. Books to be purchased include: 
 
Helene Cooper _The House at Sugar Beach_ 
 
Henry Louis Gates, Jr., ed. _Classic Slave Narratives_
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