Courses

We have compiled a list of relevant Africa courses that are currently offered or have been offered in the past, both at the graduate and undergraduate level within the Elliott School of International Affairs and across GW. Additional course listings can be found via the GW Office of the Registrar hereOur apologies for the inconvenience should a course of your choosing not currently be offered.

Click Here to view the undergraduate and graduate courses currently offered in the Summer/Fall 2018 (Spring 2019 courses TBD). For questions about Academic Programs, please contact esiaacad@gwu.edu. If you wish to add a course to our listing, email iafs@gwu.edu. Thank you!

  • IAFF 2093 Africa: Problems and Prospects
  • IAFF 2190W North Africa and the World
  • IAFF 2190W U.S. Foreign Policy in Africa
  • IAFF 3189 ‘Rising’ Africa and the World
  • IAFF 3190 Re-Imagining North Africa
  • IAFF 3190 Africa Declassified
  • IAFF 3190 China and Africa
  • IAFF 3190 Women and Leadership in Africa
  • IAFF 3190 Horn of Africa
  • IAFF 3190 Hip-Hop & Popular Culture in Africa

  • AFST 1001 Intro: Africana Studies
  • ECON 2198 Economics of Africa
  • PSC 2221 African-American Politics
  • HIST 2305W Africans in America
  • PSC 2377 Comparative Politics of Sub-Saharan Africa
  • PSC 2381 Comp/Intl. Pol: Mid & S Africa
  • PSC 2482 African International Politics
  • AMST 2490 The Politics of Saving Africa
  • HIST 2520 Africans in the Making of the Atlantic World
  • PSC 3192W Government and Politics of Africa
  • GEOG 3154 Geography of the Middle East and North Africa
  • WGSS 3170 South African Feminism
  • PSC 3192W Govt. and Politics of Africa
  • HIST 3501 African History 1880-Present
  • HIST 3530W Women in Africa
  • ANTH 3708 Anthropological Perspectives on Africa

  • IAFF 6118 Gender, Peace & Security in Africa
  • IAFF 6118 Rising China and Africa
  • IAFF 6138 Power, Politics and Development in Africa
  • IAFF 6138 Agriculture and Sustainable Development (Concentration on Africa)
  • IAFF 6186 Transnational Threats in Africa

  • PSC 6379 Govt. and Politics of Africa
  • ANTH 6891 Africa Arch: History & Theory