- Bachelor of Arts (BA)
Africana studies prepares students, not only as adept critical thinkers, presenters, and researchers, but also as valuable global citizens. Because Africana studies is a multidisciplinary department, we offer courses to students of any major—knowledge to expand your worldview and deepen understanding of people of African ancestry.
Why Study Africana Studies at Oberlin?
- AAST 101 - Introduction to Africana Studies 4 credits
- AAST 191 - West African Dance II 4 credits
- AAST 268 - Black Arts Workshop 4 credits
- AAST 357 - Empire and Resistance in the Caribbean (Haiti, Jamaica, Grenada, & Trinidad) 4 credits
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