HOM-501 Lessons

Introduction and Ancient African Kingdoms Part I Welcome back to History of Magic! It is nice to see you as Fifth Years returning to the interesting and exciting world of this class. This year, we will be diving into the magical history of Africa, a topic near and dear to my heart, as I spent mu...

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Welcome back, it’s good to see I haven’t worn you out with the amount of information presented in our first lesson. You’d best get your quills ready, though, as this lesson may prove to be longer than the last. For those of you who still have your notes from last lesson, I would...

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Religions and Magical Persecution Ah, there you are, running a little late are we? Sit down, sit down, we have much to talk about over the course of this lesson! Lately we’ve been discussing the history of ancient Africa, an important topic since much of the magical growth on this continen...

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Wizarding Communities in Africa Hello everyone! For those of you who have been counting, halfway through today's lesson marks the halfway point of the year. That’s got to be at least a little exciting! No? Alright, well I suppose I’ll move on. Before we begin to immerse ourselves int...

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Depths of Despair – African Slave Trade What is this? You are all much more quiet than usual today. I suppose that is appropriate given the nature of our topic today. We will be covering the African Slave Trade, the historical aspects of both the Muggles and wizardkind. Before I begin, the...

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Africa– The Here and Now It’s good to see you aren’t straggling in here after midterms. What have you all thought so far? If you thought they were difficult, keep in mind that O.W.L.s are scheduled for the end of the year and will be much more time intensive than the midterm yo...

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Burkinabe Ministry of Magic Professor Becker quickly made his way through the corridors and up to room 302B, a few portraits floating above his head. He could hear the bickering coming from the portraits and rolled his eyes. ‘Politicians...they never would shut up.’ When he arrived i...

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African Wizarding Schools Come in, come in! I know you all want to hide away and go study for your OWL exam, but we still have much to cover! I’ll keep today’s introduction short due so as to not keep you over like I did last week. Please make note that this is Lesson Eight and that ...

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A Look Into the Future Welcome to your final lesson of Year Five History of Magic. It’s hard to believe we have already arrived at the end of the year. Nervous, are we? I see a number of faces looking at me with anxiety. Relax, I promise you it will all be okay. I’m sure you have ade...

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Join us as we continue our journey, exploring the various magical histories and cultures across the world! In Year Five of History of Magic, we will dive into the rich magical culture of Africa, most of which has been kept secret for many years. We will be exploring the Ancient Kingdoms, Wizarding Communities, learn about the horrors of the African slave trade in addition to the schools and government of Africa. I look forward to traveling alongside you this term! Enroll