HS 254 History of Africa 4 cr.
- Offered: Contact Department
- Applies toward the social responsibility in a diverse world (socr) general education requirement.
- Applies toward the world cultures university requirement (wc).
Survey of the history of the continent. Consideration of pre-colonial African peoples, cultures and ecology particularly the Medieval savannah Empires. Emphasis on 19th-century imperial rivalries, the rise of nationalism and the creation of present day independent states.