BA Hons in African Studies

General

Program Description

The programme consists of five modules.

Compulsory modules:

Semester 1:
Paper 1: Methodology of the Humanities(offered by the Department of Anthropology and Development Studies
Paper 2: Statistics for the Human Sciences (offered by the Department of Mathematics and Statistics)

Semester 2:
A research project in one of the participating subjects that have been completed successfully by the student as a major subject for Degree purposes.

Elective modules:

  • Introduction to the Prose and Short Art of an African Language
  • Introduction to the Drama and Poetry
  • Introduction of an African Language or Theory of African Oral
  • Economic Issues in Developing Countries (offered by the Department of Economic)

Admission requirements

A Degree with major in a particular discipline and a final mark of at least 65% in the particular discipline.

Registration and Start Dates

Registration starts in January and lectures in February for both Undergraduate and Postgraduate course work programmes.

All research programmes for Masters and PhD can register throughout the year.

End Date: Academic starts in January and ends in December. Programme deadline is determined by the duration of the programme.

Contact details

Name: Prof D Moore
Tel: 011 559 2979 / Email: dbmoore@uj.ac.za

Last updated Aug 2019

About the School

Vibrant, multicultural and dynamic, the University of Johannesburg (UJ) shares the pace and energy of cosmopolitan Johannesburg, the city whose name it carries. Proudly South African, the university i ... Read More

Vibrant, multicultural and dynamic, the University of Johannesburg (UJ) shares the pace and energy of cosmopolitan Johannesburg, the city whose name it carries. Proudly South African, the university is alive down to its African roots, and well-prepared for its role in actualising the potential that higher education holds for the continent’s development. Read less