HSTR 474

Colonial Legacies Field School in South Africa

Units: 3.0

Students learn about impacts of colonial histories in everyday life and on rural and urban landscapes. Topics may include: sustainable rural development; apartheid and reconciliation; grassroots anti-poverty initiatives; community responses to HIV/AIDS; gender and development; land, labour and global economy; modes of historical memory. One-week classroom intensive at the University and three weeks in South Africa.


  • Credit will be granted for only one of HSTR 474, HIST 470 (if taken as section A01 or A02 in May-Aug 2014).

Undergraduate course in History offered by the Department of History in the Faculty of Humanities.

Summer Fall Spring

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