AFST 3120 African American History through 1865

3 hours; 3 credits

African Americans from the era of the Atlantic slave trade through the Civil War. Topics include the African origins of African Americans, defining African Americans, the slave trade, free Blacks in antebellum America, role of gender and class, Black family and community, origins of the black church, slavery, resistance and abolitionism. This course is the same as History 3413.

Prerequisite: English 1010


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