African American History
This course is a study of African-American History and culture including a general survey of Ancient African Kingdoms from the Pharaohs in Egypt to King Mansa Musa of Mali.  Students will study the impact of the Middle Passage on the Diaspora of Africans into the world, the impact of slavery and the Atlantic Slave trade from an economic, social and cultural viewpoint.  Students will study the survey of civil rights movement, literature, music and significant contributions.  The course highlights the contributions of other ethnic groups including Hispanic Americans, Native Americans and Asian Americans.