Introduction to African Church History
College: Wycliffe College
Instructor 1: Akiri, R. Mwita
Instructor 2: Sumner, George R.
Course Code: 
WYH2921HF
Semester: 
First Semester
Section: 
0101
Online: 
No
Credits: 
One Credit
Location: 
Toronto (St George Campus)
Description: 

This course introduces aspects of the history of Christianity in Africa from mid-nineteenth century up to the period just before the start of the emergence of African political freedoms.  The course will focus on two geographical regions: East Africa and West Africa, paying attention to major historical, religious and social issues such as the slave trade, colonialism, Islam, the role of African agency and rise of African nationalism.  Lectures and discussions.  Evaluation: Class Attendance.  2 class tests.  2 short papers.  1 long paper.

Pre-Requisites Currently Offered Next Scheduled Previously Offered Scheduling Information
Fall 2011
Fall 2009
Start Time: 
14:00
End Time: 
17:00
Schedule: 
Thu
Schedule Notes: 
Oct 13-Dec 8
Teaching Method: 
Means of Evaluation: