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HIST 284: History, Culture, and Commerce Africa and Arabia Program: Heritage in Africa and Arabia

Through lectures, readings, and visits to museums and archaeological and other heritage sites, this course examines the rich cultural heritage of East Africa and Arabia. Students will investigate a range of sites, reflecting on the deep and enduring connections between Africa's and Arabia's historical trading systems and cultures. The course also examines the influence of various European powers. Prerequisite: 100 or 200 level Africana Studies or History course and participation in OCS program
4 credits; HI, IS; Offered Spring 2024; T. Willis