Black Women: Cross-Cultural Perspectives
Session
Four Week - Second
Class Number
2260
Career
Undergraduate
Units
3 units
Grading
Description
A comparative examination of selected social and psychological factors that influence the lives of black women in Africa and the diaspora. Recommended Preparation: AFST 100, GWST 100 or permission of instructor
Class Attributes
Culture (GEP)
Social Sciences (GEP)
Social Sciences (GFR)
Notes
A comparative and interdisciplinary examination of the lives of women of African descent throughout the diaspora. By exploring black women's lives across the globe, this course will analyze black women's activism, while highlighting their fight for social justice in areas like politics and economics. Lastly, we will investigate how their global presence has historically influenced sexual and racial politics. *** This is a hybrid course. The first two weeks of class will be conducted online; the last two weeks will meet in person. *** Consent: No Special Consent Required Components: Lecture Attributes: Culture (GEP), Social Sciences (GEP). Also offered as GWST 370. This hybrid course requires both classroom and online time; reliable internet access and computer literacy; and the ability to self-manage independent learning assignments according to deadlines. In place of reduced classroom hours, required online work is connected to classroom learning and may include independent mastery assignments, discussion boards, videos with quizzes, writing assignments, and other active learning experiences. Students are responsible for both classroom attendance and completing these out-of-classroom learning experiences by the specified deadlines and in accordance with instructor requirements.
Class Actions
Class Details
Instructor(s)
Tammy Henderson
Meets
TuThFr 1:00pm - 4:10pm
Dates
07/09/2018 - 08/03/2018
Room
Fine Arts 001
Instruction Mode
Hybrid
Campus
Main Campus
Location
Univ of MD, Baltimore County
Components
Lecture Required
Class Availability
Status
Open
Seats Taken
10
Seats Open
5
Combined Section Capacity
15
Wait List Total
0
Wait List Capacity
10
Combined Section
Blk Women:Cross-Cult Per
AFST 370 - 01 (2260)
Status: Open
Seats Taken: 5
Wait List Total: 0
Blk Women:Cross-Cult Per
GWST 370 - 01 (2266)
Status: Open
Seats Taken: 5
Wait List Total: 0