Mar 23, 2023  
2020-2021 Undergraduate Catalog 
2020-2021 Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

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HIST 334 - History of Gender and Sexuality in Africa from Pre-colonial Times to the Present


This course examines the histories and changing aspects of gender and sexuality in different African contexts from the pre-colonial to the post-colonial eras. Topics will include marriage, politics, prestige, wealth, social cohesion, Christianity, AIDs, etc.

Credits: (5)

Learner Outcomes:
Upon successful completion of this course, the student will be able to:

  • Identify key events, themes, and concepts in the history of gender in Africa.
  • Isolate and analyze significant issues in the history of gender in Africa.
  • Critically analyze primary and secondary sources.
  • Compare opposing interpretations and opinions.
  • Organize and present ideas clearly, orally and in writing.
  • Revise written work effectively.

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