HSD 470

Interdisciplinary Perpectives on Sub-Saharan Africa

Units: 1.5

Hours: 3-0-0

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 2018 Spring 2019 Summer 2019

Summer timetable available: February 15. Fall and Spring timetables available: May 15.

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