Black Women: Cross-Cultural Perspectives
Session
Four Week - Second
Class Number
2496
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
This is a synchronous online course. Students are expected to attend class online during the days/times listed in the meeting pattern.*** 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 fully online course. It requires reliable internet access and computer literacy; and the ability to self-manage independent learning assignments according to deadlines. In place of classroom activities, online work may include independent mastery assignments, discussion boards, videos with quizzes, writing assignments, and other active learning experiences. Students are responsible for completing these online learning experiences by the specified deadlines and in accordance with instructor requirements.*** Consent: No Special Consent Required Components: Lecture Attributes: Culture (GEP), Social Sciences (GEP). Also offered as AFST 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.
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Class Details
Instructor(s)
Tammy Henderson
Meets
TuThFr 9:00am - 12:10pm
Dates
07/12/2021 - 08/06/2021
Room
WEB
Instruction Mode
Online
Campus
Main Campus
Location
Univ of MD, Baltimore County
Components
Lecture Required
Class Availability
Status
Open
Seats Taken
2
Seats Open
18
Combined Section Capacity
20
Wait List Total
0
Wait List Capacity
8
Combined Section
Blk Women:Cross-Cult Per
AFST 370 - 01 (2495)
Status: Open
Seats Taken: 1
Wait List Total: 0
Blk Women:Cross-Cult Per
GWST 370 - 01 (2496)
Status: Open
Seats Taken: 1
Wait List Total: 0