Course: AFRS 171. Classical African Civilization (3)*
Surveys the various great societies of Africa, covering a period from the origin of humankind in East Africa to the great Zulu Kingdom led by Chaka in the 19th century. In addition to describing the leadership, histories and achievements of African figures like Imhotep, Zoser, Ahknaten, Muhammed and Chaka, attention is given to understanding the cultures, technologies and social organization of their respective societies. Not available for credit in addition to HIST 145. Meets the Ethnic Studies requirement. (ES)
*Not available for General Education credit.