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(Source: 2013-2015 Berkeley City College Catalog)

AFRAM 1, 3 Units

Introduction to African-American Studies

3 hours lecture (GR). Acceptable for credit: UC/CSU

Overview of the field of African Amerian Studies: History, literature, the arts and material culture, as well as sociological, political, economic, public policy, and philosophical perspectives on the experience of people of African descent in the United States.

 

AFRAM 33, 3 Units

The Roots of African-American Culture

3 hours lecture (GR). Acceptable for credit: UC/CSU

Historical dimensions of the African-American experience: Emphasis on formation of a distinctive African-American culture.

 

AFRAM 44B, 3 Units

African-American Culture Today: African-American Music/Art/Thought

3 hours lecture (GR). Acceptable for credit: UC/CSU

Survey of current major African-American works and themes: Analysis of new styles and themes in poetry, music, and art forms of Africa and the United States.

 

AFRAM 48UA-ZZ, .5-5 Units

Selected Topics in African-American Studies

0-5 hours lecture, 0-15 hours laboratory (GR or P/NP). Acceptable for credit: CSU

See section on Selected Topics.

(Source: 2013-2015 Berkeley City College Catalog)

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