African History, Culture and Society, 7.5 credits
Academic year 2023/2024
Spring 2024, 100%, Campus
Start date: 15 January 2024
End date: 18 February 2024
Application deadline: 16 October 2023
Application code: UU-02000 Application
Language of instruction: English
Selection: Final school grades (60%) - Swedish Scholastic Aptitude Test (40%)
Registration: Please contact the department.
Entry requirements: General entry requirements
If you are not a citizen of a European Union (EU) or European Economic Area (EEA) country, or Switzerland, you are required to pay application or tuition fees. Formal exchange students will be exempted from tuition fees, as well as the application fee. Read more about fees.
Application fee: SEK 900
Tuition fee, first semester: SEK 11,250
Tuition fee, total: SEK 11,250
About the course
The course provides an overview of Africa's historical, cultural and societal development. Themes like pre-colonial societies and livelihoods, the transatlantic slave trade, colonialism, independence and postcolonial transformations are described with the help of anthropological, archaeological and historical approaches and insights.
Department of Cultural Anthropology and Ethnology
Engelska parken, Thunbergsvägen 3H
Box 631, 751 26 UPPSALA
Telephone: +46 18 471 22 13