Academic Calendar - 2024

Western University Academic Calendar. - 2024

Political Science 3359F/G


An introduction to the politics of contemporary Africa, with emphasis on the legacies of colonialism and leadership and governance trends. The course uses theoretical literature on Africa's politics and development, as well as focused case studies, to explore issues including conflict, China in Africa, development aid, women in politics, and HIV/AIDS.

Antirequisite(s): Political Science 3395F/G, if taken in 2018-2019.

Pre-or Corequisite(s): Political Science 2245E or Political Science 2231E and enrolment in the Honours Specialization or Major in Political Science, or permission of the Department.

Extra Information: 3 hours.

Course Weight: 0.50
Breadth: CATEGORY A i  
Subject Code: POLISCI