Islam in Africa
Session
Four Week - First
Class Number
2792
Career
Undergraduate
Units
3 units
Grading
Description
This course is presented to provide the student with an introduction and overview of the history of Islam in Africa. This requires a discussion of Islam itself, its origins, philosophical thought, praxis and expansion. We then will turn to a more detailed examination of the penetration of Islam in Africa, eventually concentrating on its sub-Saharan influences. Recommended Preparation: AFST 211 or AFST212 or HIST242 or HIST243.
Class Attributes
Culture (GEP)
Social Sciences (GEP)
Culture (GFR)
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. ***This course is presented to provide the student with an introduction and overview of the history of Islam in Africa. This requires a discussion of Islam itself, its origin, philosophical thought, praxis and expansion. A more detailed penetration of Islam in Africa and its influences on sub-Saharan Africa will be examined. *** 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. ***Recommended preparation: AFST 211 or AFST 212 or HIST 242 or HIST 243. *** Also offered as AFST 314 and HIST 360.
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Class Details
Instructor(s)
Gloria Chuku
Meets
MoWeFr 1:00pm - 4:10pm
Dates
06/01/2021 - 06/25/2021
Room
WEB
Instruction Mode
Online
Campus
Main Campus
Location
Univ of MD, Baltimore County
Components
Lecture Required
Class Availability
Status
Open
Seats Taken
5
Seats Open
15
Combined Section Capacity
20
Wait List Total
0
Wait List Capacity
13
Combined Section
Islam In Africa
AFST 314 - 01 (2790)
Status: Open
Seats Taken: 4
Wait List Total: 0
Islam In Africa
RLST 314 - 01 (2792)
Status: Open
Seats Taken: 0
Wait List Total: 0
Islam In Africa
HIST 360 - 01 (2793)
Status: Open
Seats Taken: 1
Wait List Total: 0