HSD 470

Interdisciplinary Perpectives on Sub-Saharan Africa

Units: 1.5

Hours: 3-0

Also: CYC 379

An overview of key African issues, through presentations by University of Victoria professors with research and development interests in Africa. Topics include: pre-history and paleo-anthropology, literature and the arts, colonial and post-colonial histories, and contemporary issues such as governance, HIV-AIDS and human rights.


  • Credit will be granted for only one of HSD 470, CYC 379.
  • Offered as resources permit.

Undergraduate course in Human and Social Development offered by the Interdisciplinary Courses in the Faculty of Human and Social Development.

Fall 2017 Spring 2018 Summer 2018

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