University of Cambridge
2.1 Honours degree and a good command of English; candidates with degrees from UK universities are asked to achieve a high 2.1 degree as a minimum. An IELTS score of 7.0.
Core course: Africa in the longue durée; colonialism in the history and historiography of Africa; gender, the family and youth; God, gods, missionaries and their African translators; perspectives on the state in Africa; citizenship, ethnicity, autochthony and belonging; development, poverty and wealth; popular culture and the post-colony; land use and the environment; health and healing; violence; Africa in the world, past, present and future. Options courses: Students enrol for one option course to examine the African continent from the perspective of a particular academic discipline, such as history, politics, law, religion, development. Language training: Students are enrolled for 'Swahili basic 1' at the University of Cambridge language centre. If appropriate, another African language can be studied by arrangement with the course director.
Assessment consists of 2 parts: 2 coursework essays and a dissertation.
|Qualification||Study mode||Start month||Fee||Course duration|
|MPhil||Full-time||October 2016||GBP 13,200 per Year 1 (England)||9 months|
|MPhil||Full-time||October 2016||GBP 20,535 per Year 1 (International)||9 months|
|MPhil||Full-time||October 2016||GBP 13,200 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland)||9 months|
|MPhil||Full-time||October 2016||GBP 13,200 per Year 1 (Scotland)||9 months|
|MPhil||Full-time||October 2016||GBP 13,200 per Year 1 (Wales)||9 months|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|Cambridge University||Cambridge||CB2 1TN||East of England|
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