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Afr Amer Studies (AF AM)

AF AM 401 Afro-American Studies Seminar (3) A seminar examining theoretical and methodological issues in Afro-American Studies.
Effective: Spring 2013
Prerequisite: AF AM 100, AF AM 101  

AF AM 409 (US) (SOC 409) Racial and Ethnic Inequality in America (3) The impact of inequality and discrimination on individual and group identity among various racial and ethnic groups.
Effective: Spring 2013
Prerequisite: SOC 001  

AF AM 409U (US) Racial and Ethnic Inequality in America (3) The impact of inequality and discrimination on individual and group identity among various racial and ethnic groups.
Effective: Fall 2016 Ending: Fall 2016
Prerequisite: SOC 001  

AF AM 410 Spirit, Space, Survival: Contemporary Black Women (3) How recent Black women have used spirit and space to survive.
Effective: Fall 2012
Prerequisite: AF AM 101  

AF AM 412 (US;IL) (THEA 412) African American Theatre (3) Exploration of the development of African American theatre from its roots in Africa through the Diaspora to the present time.
Effective: Spring 2013
Prerequisite: THEA 100  

AF AM 416 (US;IL) (S T S 416) Race, Gender and Science (3) The class will focus on race and gender as products of science, and how societal values shape scientific activity.
Effective: Fall 2015
Prerequisite: 6 credits in S T S WMNST or AAA S  

AF AM 422 (US) (CAS 422) Contemporary African American Communication (3) A focused study on the continuities between African and African American culture and communication.
Effective: Spring 2013
Prerequisite: CAS 100  

AF AM 431 (US;IL) (HIST 431) Black Liberation and American Foreign Policy (3) This course deals with American foreign policy and Black liberation in Africa since 1945.
Effective: Spring 2013
Prerequisite: AF AM 100, AFR 192;PL SC 001 orPL SC 014  

AF AM 432 (IL) (HIST 432) Between Nation and Empire: The Caribbean in the 20th Century (3) An exploration of the political evolution of the Caribbean Region over the course of the 20th Century.
Effective: Fall 2012
Prerequisite: AF AM 250  

AF AM 445Y (US) (LER 445Y, PL SC 445Y) Politics of Affirmative Action (3) Examines history, politics, and economics of the use of special programs to advance racial interests in the U.S.
Effective: Fall 2012
Prerequisite: AAA S 100 level course andPL SC 001 orPL SC 007  

AF AM 460 (US;IL) (PHIL 460) African American Philosophy (3) Major works by African American Philosophers, on topics of race, freedom, citizenship, nationhood, law and society.
Effective: Spring 2013
Prerequisite: AF AM 100 orPHIL 009 and 5th semester standing  

AF AM 465 (US) (HIST 465) The Post-World War II Civil Rights Movement (3) The civil rights struggle and its impact upon American politics.
Effective: Spring 2015
Prerequisite: AF AM 100, HIST 021, HIST 152, PL SC 001 orPL SC 002  

AF AM 469 (US) (ENGL 469) Slavery and the Literary Imagination (3) The impact of slavery on the petitions, poetry, slave narratives, autobiographies, and novels of African Americans.
Effective: Fall 2012
Prerequisite: ENGL 015 orENGL 030  

AF AM 492 (C I 492, EDTHP 492) Identities, Power and Perceptual Pedagogies in Teaching and Learning (3) Students will perform inquires into the intersections of identities, power, and pedagogical formations in relation to urban teaching/learning contexts.
Effective: Summer 2015
Prerequisite: 5th semester standing  

AF AM 494 Research Project (1-12 per semester/maximum of 12) Supervised student activities on research projects identified on an individual or small-group basis.
Effective: Summer 2012
 

AF AM 494H Research Project (1-12 per semester/maximum of 12) Supervised student activities on research projects identified on an individual or small-group basis.
Effective: Summer 2012
 

AF AM 495 Internship (1-18 per semester/maximum of 18) Supervised off-campus, nongroup instruction including field experiences, practica, or internships.
Effective: Summer 2012
 

AF AM 496 Independent Studies (1-18 per semester/maximum of 18) Creative projects, including research and design, that are supervised on an individual basis and that fall outside the scope of formal courses.
Effective: Summer 2012
 

AF AM 497 Special Topics (1-9 per semester/maximum of 9) Formal courses given infrequently to explore, in depth, a comparatively narrow subject that may be topical or of special interest.
Effective: Summer 2012
 

AF AM 499 Foreign Studies (1-12 per semester/maximum of 12) Courses offered in foreign countries by individual or group instruction.
Effective: Summer 2012
 

AF AM 501 Seminar in African American Studies (3) A survey of the academic field of African American Studies.
Effective: Summer 2013
 

AF AM 502 Blacks and African Diaspora (3) Seminar in the theory and history of Blacks in the African Diaspora.
Effective: Summer 2013
 

AF AM 503 Sexual and Gender Politics in the African Diaspora (3) A seminar in the theory and history of sexual and gender politics in the Black Diaspora from the Colonial Era forward.
Effective: Summer 2013
Prerequisite: AF AM 501  

AF AM 596 Individual Studies (1-9) Creative projects, including nonthesis research, that are supervised on an individual basis and which fall outside the scope of formal courses.
Effective: Spring 2013
 

AF AM 597 Special Topics (1-9) Formal courses given on a topical or special interest subject which may be offered infrequently.
Effective: Spring 2013
 

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