Course GHI2FU

Introduction to African Studies

7.5 Credits
First Cycle

Starts week 38, 2022

Upon completion of the course, students will be able to:
  • explain basic features in the history of Africa in the19th and 20th centuries
  • explain basic features of religious traditions in Africa
  • explain basic features of contemporary political processes in Africa
  • interpret, analyse, and discuss the dynamics and modern history of different African societies, and in this analysis integrate some explanatory factors
  • discuss the significance of Africa in contemporary global developments.
Starts and ends:
week 38, 2022 - week 50, 2022
Study Rate:
25%
Location:
Flexible (Falun)
Time of Day:
Evening
Teaching form:
Distance
Language:
Swedish, can be given in English
Entry Qualifications:
  • General entrance requirements
Application Code:
HDA-H3DVN
Main field of study:
Online Education
Compulsory meetings:
0 physical
6 online
Computer Skills:

Surf on the Internet, read and send emails, make use of a word-processing programme (e.g. Word).

Computer Capacity:

Access to a computer (Not a mini pc, tablet or similar) with broadband connection, at least 0.5 Mbit/s both directions.

Means of Education:

Various communication, e.g. e-mail, and use of basic functions in our learning platform (Learn), such as finding information and being able to submit files.

Tuition Fee
First Tuition Fee Installment:
10,875 SEK
Total Tuition Fee:
10,875 SEK
EU/EEA Citizens or exchange students are not required to pay fees.
Information on application and tuition fees: www.universityadmissions.se.
Literature List

Literature lists are published at the latest one month ahead of the course start date.

To Literature List
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