POL335 - African Government and Politics (Diversity)

General

Prefix

POL

Course Number

335

Course ID

00016583

Course Level

Undergraduate

Instruction Mode

Lecture

Department(s)

Description

Political behavior and institutions of Africa with emphasis on Sub-Saharan Africa. Prereq.: POL 101.

Cross Listed Courses

Prerequisites

No Requisites

Credits

Min

3

Max

3

Repeatable

No

Goals and Diversity

MN Goal Course

Yes

MN Goal Designation(s)

08

Cultural Diversity

No

Learning Outcomes

Outcome

Discuss the impact of colonialism on state and society in Africa.

Outcome

Identify and explain recent political evolution of African countries.

Outcome

Explain State-society relations in Africa.

Outcome

Explain the impact of globalization on state and society in Africa.

Outcome

Describe and discuss the role of civil society in government and political development in African countries.

Outcome

Identify and discuss the dynamics of the transitions to democracy in Africa.

Course Outline

Course Outline

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Dependencies

No dependencies