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AAS 1141 Introduction to African and African American History to 1865
Credit Hours 3.0
Description

An introductory survey of African-American History that provides engagement with significant topics, themes and issues in the African American experience from pre-colonial Africa, through enslavement in North America.

AAS 1142 Introduction to African American History Since 1865
Credit Hours 3.0
Description

An introductory survey of African-American History that provides engagement with significant topics, themes and issues in the African American experience from Reconstruction into the present.

AAS 2010 Introduction to African-American Studies
Credit Hours 3.0
Description

Intellectual and social origins of African-American Studies. Key concepts, themes, and theories of the discipline.

AAS 2140 Africana Literature in the Americas
Credit Hours 3.0
Description

Historical survey of English-language literature by people of African descent in the Americas, particularly in the U.S., with consideration of literary genres, conventions, and modes. Issues such as periodization, canon formation, national identity, and the interrelationships between literature and other elements of culture will be explored.