Introduction to Yoruba- PASCEP0056
(5 Weeks) Wednesday, 5:30PM-7:00PM
This is an elementary course in Yoruba language. Yoruba belongs to the family of the West African: Niger-Congo linguistic grouping. This class will provide each student the chance to discover the linguistic components: the phonetics, morphology, syntax and semantics of Ebonics or its forms. The Yoruba is unique and alive in the epic memories of the Africans in the Americas as seen in Brazil, Cuba, the Caribbean and the United States. This Yoruba class introduces the student to the basic factors of Yoruba linguistics and more.
Instructor: Abayomi Oladeinde holds a Bachelor’s degree in Education, Masters in Social Work from Temple University and is a Doctoral Candidate in Educational Leadership and Behavioral Health-Grand Canyon University.
Pan-African Class: PASCEP0211 (5 Weeks) 5:30 -7:00 p.m.
The Pan-African thought is a course intended to provide students with an introductory and extensive understanding of the historical and contemporary significance of Pan-African Thought throughout the African diaspora. The class will analyze the works and thoughts of figures such as Kwame Nkrumah, Julius Nyerere, Jomo Kenyata, Obafemi awolowo, and others.