SOAS, University of London
The programme enables students to engage critically with varied aspects of oral and written literatures in Africa; it encourages exploration of relationships between indigenous African aesthetics and contemporary literary theories; its core course provides theoretical and methodological skills while its other sections focus on specific areas such as African language literatures and contemporary African literature in English.
Minimum Upper 2nd Class Honours degree (or equivalent); IELT of overall 7+ with at least 7 in all sub scores; Pearson Test of English � Academic: Score of 75 or above with at least 70 in all sub scores.
Core modules: literatures in African languages. List A: Pan-African Courses: travelling Africa: writing the cape to Cairo; theory and techniques of comparative literature; aspects of African film and video 1; aspects of African film and video 2; research methods in translation studies; African philosophy; afrophone philosophies. List B: Language-specific Courses: practical translation from and into Swahili.
A 10,000 word dissertation.
|Qualification||Study mode||Fee||Course duration|
|MA||Full-time||£ 7,260 per Academic year (home fees)||1 calendar years|
|MA||Full-time||£ 16,090 per Academic year (overseas fees)||1 calendar years|
|MA||Part-time||£ 2,420 per Academic year (home fees)||2 calendar years|
|MA||Part-time||£ 5,364 per Academic year (overseas fees)||2 calendar years|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|School of Oriental and African Studies||Camden||WC1H 0XG||South East|
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