African Oral Traditions

Course Type: 
ATH
Code: 
6600
Level: 
Graduate
Credit Hours: 
3
Schedule Type: 
Lecture
Description: 

Study of oral traditions in Africa. Includes examples of oral traditions, oral history, societies with combinations of oral traditions and written history. Explores how oral traditions are generated, their contexts, and their significance for those who produce them. Lessons to be learned are not only about Africa, but are applicable to many situations beyond the continent of Africa.

Restrictions: 
Must be enrolled in one of the following Levels: Graduate, Medical, Professional.