Courses Catalogue

African Nationalism Since 1900

COURSE CODE: SST1302
COURSE CREDIT UNIT: 3
ACADEMIC PROGRAMME: Arts (Primary), B.Ed
COLLEGE/SCHOOL/FACULTY: College of Education, Open and Distance Learning
STATUS: Elective
PROGRAMME TYPE: Undergraduate

Course Content and Outline

  • Definitions of Nationalism (3 hours)
  • Origins of Nationalism (3 hours)
  • Influences of African Nationalism (3 hours)
  • Obstacles to growth of African Nationalism (3 hours)
  • Bad and Good Nationalism (3 hours)
  • Pan Africanism and its challenges in 21st century (6 hours)
  • South Africa and its road to Independence (3 hours)
  • Bantustans and their role in Frustrating African Nationalism (3 hours)
  • Formation of OAU (AU), its functions and challenges (6 hours)
  • Imperialism, Colonialism and relationship with African Nationalism (3 hours)
  • Decolonization policy in African and its impacts (3 hours)
  • EEC/ACP relations since 1975 (3 hours)
  • Politicization of Ethnicity (3 hours)

TEACHING-LEARNING METHODS

  • Lectures
  • Reading assignments
  • In class discussions and presentations
  • Guided discovery

INSTRUCTIONAL MATERIALS

  • Texts (books, journals, e-materials, autobiographies, museum and archival materials)
  • Whiteboard and Markers
  • Flip Charts
  • LCD Projectors
  • CDs, DVDs and Tapes