Institute of African Studies - Columbia University

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African Language Courses

Fall 2012: Arabic W1210

First Year Arabic I
Call Number: 
29770/60122/29388/14889/13544/19711
Points: 
5
Location: 
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Day/Time: 
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Instructor: 
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Fall 2012: Arabic W1211

First Year Arabic II
Section: 
Call Number: 
11164
Points: 
5
Location: 
To be announced
Day/Time: 
MTWR 11:40am-12:45pm
Instructor: 
Reem Faraj

Fall 2012: Arabic W1214

Second Year Arabic I
Section: 
Call Number: 
11984/76495/74737
Points: 
5
Location: 
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Day/Time: 
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Instructor: 
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Fall 2012: Arabic W1215

Second Year Arabic II
Section: 
Call Number: 
76411
Points: 
5
Location: 
To be announced
Day/Time: 
MTWR 11:40am-12:45pm
Instructor: 
Ouijdane Absi

Fall 2012: Egyptian W1201

Advanced Ancient Egyptian I
Section: 
Call Number: 
71096
Points: 
4
Location: 
Meets at NYU
Day/Time: 
TBA
Instructor: 
Ogden Goelet

Fall 2012: Swahili W1101

Elementary Swahili I
Section: 
Call Number: 
69065 / 28054
Points: 
4
Location: 
To be announced
Day/Time: 
MW 11:00am-12:50pm / TR 6:10pm-8:00pm
Instructor: 
Abdul Nanji / Jane Clayton

Fall 2012: Swahili W1201

Intermediate Swahili I
Section: 
Call Number: 
75075
Points: 
4
Location: 
To be announced
Day/Time: 
MW 1:10pm-3:00pm
Instructor: 
Abdul Nanji

Fall 2012: Swahili W3335

Advanced Swahili I
Section: 
Call Number: 
68110
Points: 
4
Location: 
To be announced
Day/Time: 
MW 9:00am-10:50am
Instructor: 
Abdul Nanji

Fall 2012: Wolof W1101

Elementary Wolof I
Section: 
Call Number: 
62368
Points: 
4
Location: 
To be announced
Day/Time: 
MTWR 11:00am-11:50am
Instructor: 
Mariame S Sy

Fall 2012: Wolof W1201

Intermediate Wolof I
Section: 
Call Number: 
29181
Points: 
4
Location: 
To be announced
Day/Time: 
MW 2:10pm-4:00pm
Instructor: 
Mariame S Sy

Fall 2012: Wolof W3331

Advanced Wolof I
Section: 
Call Number: 
14664
Points: 
4
Location: 
To be announced
Day/Time: 
TR 2:10pm-4:00pm
Instructor: 
Mariame S Sy

Fall 2012: Zulu W1101

Elementary Zulu I
Section: 
Call Number: 
64654
Points: 
4
Location: 
To be announced
Day/Time: 
T 6:10pm-8:00pm; R 8:10pm-10:00pm
Instructor: 
John Zuzo

Fall 2012: Zulu W1201

Intermediate Zulu I
Section: 
Call Number: 
62370
Points: 
4
Location: 
To be announced
Day/Time: 
T 8:10pm-10:00pm; R 6:10pm-8:00pm
Instructor: 
John Zuzo

Africana Studies

Fall 2012: Africana Studies

Africana Studies BC3560, Human Rights in Sub-Saharan Africa
Call Number: 
O8422
Points: 
4
Location: 
To be announced
Day/Time: 
T 9:00am-10:50am
Instructor: 
J .Paul Martin

Fall 2012: Africana Studies BC2004

Introduction to African Studies
Call Number: 
O2457
Points: 
3
Location: 
To be announced
Day/Time: 
MW 11:40am-12:55pm
Instructor: 
Abosede A George

Fall 2012: Africana Studies BC3110

Africana Colloquium
Call Number: 
6842
Points: 
4
Location: 
To be announced
Day/Time: 
T 6:10-8pm
Instructor: 
Kim F Hall

Anthropology

Fall 2012: Anthropology V2010

Major Debates in the Study of Africa
Call Number: 
19426
Points: 
3
Location: 
To be announced
Day/Time: 
MW 2:40pm-3:55pm
Instructor: 
Mahmood Mamdani

Fall 2012: Anthropology V3921

Anticolonialism
Call Number: 
16098
Points: 
4
Location: 
To be announced
Day/Time: 
T 11:00am-12:50pm
Instructor: 
David Scott

Fall 2012: Anthropology V3926

Rewriting Modernity
Call Number: 
61279
Points: 
4
Location: 
To be announced
Day/Time: 
R 2:10pm-4:00pm
Instructor: 
Hlonipha A Mokoena

Art History

Fall 2012: Art History G8080

Primitivism: Europe to Africa and Back Again
Section: 
Call Number: 
23575
Points: 
3
Location: 
To be announced
Day/Time: 
T 4:10pm-6:00pm
Instructor: 
Zoe Strother

Fall 2012: Art History W3208

Arts of Africa
Section: 
Call Number: 
74744
Points: 
3
Location: 
To be announced
Day/Time: 
MW 4:10pm-5:25pm
Instructor: 
Zoe Strother

Core Curriculum (Global Core)

Fall 2012: Contemporary Civilization and Literature Humanities C1020

African Civilization
Section: 
Call Number: 
60281 / 63004
Points: 
4
Location: 
To be announced
Day/Time: 
TR 2:10pm-4:00pm / MW 2:10pm-4:00pm
Instructor: 
Rhiannon Stephens / Hlonipha Mokoena

English and Comparative Literature

Fall 2012: Comparative Literature: English G6905

Issues in Comp Lit: Global South Atlantic
Section: 
Call Number: 
76346
Points: 
4
Location: 
TBA
Day/Time: 
T 6:10pm-8:00pm
Instructor: 
Joseph R Slaughter

Fall 2012: Comparative Literature: English W4550

Narrative and Human Rights
Section: 
Call Number: 
12194
Points: 
3
Location: 
TBA
Day/Time: 
MW 5:40pm-6:55pm
Instructor: 
Joseph R Slaughter

Fall 2012: Contemporary Civilization and Literature Humanities C1020

African Civilization
Section: 
Call Number: 
60281 / 63004
Points: 
4
Location: 
To be announced
Day/Time: 
TR 2:10pm-4:00pm / MW 2:10pm-4:00pm
Instructor: 
Rhiannon Stephens / Hlonipha Mokoena

French Courses

Fall 2012: French BC3073

Africa in Cinema
Section: 
Call Number: 
O7161
Points: 
3
Location: 
To be announced
Day/Time: 
TR 4:10pm-5:25pm
Instructor: 
Kaiama Glover

Fall 2012: French G8618

African Literature and Philsophy
Section: 
Call Number: 
28283
Points: 
3
Location: 
To be announced
Day/Time: 
M 4:10pm-6:00pm
Instructor: 
Souleymane B Diagne

Fall 2012: French G8618

Negritude in conversation with Marx,Nietzsche,Bergson and Sartre
Section: 
Call Number: 
28283
Points: 
3
Location: 
To be announced
Day/Time: 
M 4:10-6:00pm
Instructor: 
Souleymane B Diagne

History Courses

Fall 2012: History G9761

Research Seminar in African History
Section: 
Call Number: 
27067
Points: 
4
Location: 
TBA
Day/Time: 
T 9:00am-10:50am
Instructor: 
Rhiannon Stephens

Fall 2012: History W3772

West Africa
Section: 
Call Number: 
23477
Points: 
3
Location: 
To be announced
Day/Time: 
TR 1:10pm-2:25pm
Instructor: 
Gregory Mann

International Affairs

Fall 2012: International Affairs U8172

Theor, History and Practice of Human Rights
Section: 
Call Number: 
91199
Points: 
3
Location: 
To be announced
Day/Time: 
T 4:10pm-6:00pm
Instructor: 
Mahmood Mamdani

Law

Fall 2012: Law L6211

African Law and Development
Section: 
Call Number: 
94258
Points: 
3
Location: 
TBA
Day/Time: 
TBA
Instructor: 
Francis Ssekandi

Political Science

Fall 2012: Political Science W3503

Political Economy of African Development
Section: 
Call Number: 
27523
Points: 
3
Location: 
To be announced
Day/Time: 
TR 2:40pm-3:55pm
Instructor: 
Chris Blattman

Fall 2012: Political Science W4445

Politics of the Middle East and North Africa
Section: 
Call Number: 
O2862
Points: 
3
Location: 
To be announced
Day/Time: 
TR 10:10am-11:25am
Instructor: 
Mona El-Ghobashy

Fall 2012: Political Science W4496

Contemporary African Politics
Section: 
Call Number: 
61882
Points: 
3
Location: 
To be announced
Day/Time: 
TR 11:40am-12:55pm
Instructor: 
Kimuli Kasara

Teachers College

Fall 2012: Teachers College ITSF 5015

Political Anthropology: Race, Class, and Belief
Section: 
Call Number: 
32800
Points: 
3
Location: 
GDH 365
Day/Time: 
W 1:00pm-2:40pm
Instructor: 
George Bond

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