The Anthropology of Africa (L6097)
30 credits, Level 6
In this module, you are introduced to contemporary anthropological approaches in culture and society in Africa.
The guiding thread of the module is an exploration of the relationship between macro and micro levels of analysis in understanding of African society, through a selection of thematic lenses such as:
The assessment for this module is a 5,000-word essay.
50%: Coursework (Essay)
50%: Written assessment (Essay)
Contact hours and workload
This module is 300 hours of work. This breaks down into 36 hours of contact time and 264 hours of independent study.
This module is running in the academic year 2017/18. We also plan to offer it in future academic years. It may become unavailable due to staff availability, student demand or updates to our curriculum. We’ll make sure to let our applicants know of such changes to modules at the earliest opportunity.
This module is offered on the following courses: