University of Notre Dame

Current Elections in Africa

Course Number: POLS 13181 – 4
Instructor: Jaimie Bleck

This university seminar will explore current issues and trends in African Presidential elections. Students will participate in real-time analysis of three case studies: Ghana 2016, Zambia 2016, and the Democratic Republic of Congo 2016. The course will utilize primary source materials from these countries including candidate speeches, online newspapers, and election monitoring reports.