Spring 2021 Schedule / Contemporary Issues / AFRICAN CONTINENT
Coordinators: Ann Goerdt, Bob Reiss, Bob Gottfried
It is important to learn about a continent that is not well known in the U.S. African history is not taught in schools, so we have little basis on which to build knowledge and understanding of the countries that we occasionally hear about in the news. This course will address questions such as: How developed are the countries of Africa? Which countries are most active in the world economy? What interest does the U.S. have in African countries? What role is China playing in Africa? How are countries alike, and different, from north to south, east to west?
B WEEK / MONDAY / 10:30am to 12:00pm
|Introduction and Overview:|
|03/22||Brian Bosworth||South Africa|
|05/10||Brian Bosworth||Overview: Environmental|
Challenges and Food Security