Overview

Overview

Art History of Africa provides basic and advanced knowledge in the field of art and visual culture of Africa as well as advanced insights into fundamental theories and methods.

The 30 CP module offering does not cover the entire subject of the course (see course structure).

Program Structure

The 60 CP module offering combines the history of art in Africa with a 90 CP core subject. The 30 CP module offering combines the history of art in Africa with a suitable 120 CP core subject or a 90 CP core subject and a further 30 CP module offer.

The course regulations regulate the structure and process of the course. It contains detailed descriptions of the content and qualification goals of each individual module and an exemplary course plan. The examination regulations define the type and requirements of the module examination. In the regulations, the credit points (CP) for each module or event as well as the workload in hours for the entire course are specified.

Art history of Africa as a 60 CP module offer

Introductory phase

module Introductory Module Africa: Visual Arts
module Introductory Module Africa: Visual Cultures
module Introductory module Africa: History of art and its changing functions

Build-up phase

module Advanced module Africa: epochs and genres
module Advanced module Africa: Regional and thematic consolidation

One of the following elective modules has to be chosen:

module Cross-focus advanced module: Practice-related studies
module Cross-curricular advanced module: theory and methods
module Introductory module Europe and America: Architecture
module Advanced module Europe and America: Middle Ages
module Advanced module Europe and America: Modern Times
module Advanced module Europe and America: Modern and Present
module Introductory Module East Asia: Art and Material Culture
module Advanced module East Asia: Neolithic to modern times
module Advanced Module East Asia: Modern Times to Present

Art history of Africa as a 30 CP module offer

Introductory phase

module Introductory Module Africa: Visual Arts
module Introductory Module Africa: Visual Cultures
module Introductory module Africa: History of art and its changing functions

Build-up phase

Choose one of the following modules:

module Advanced module Africa: epochs and genres
module Advanced module Africa: Regional and thematic consolidation

Additional entry requirements

English (level B1 GER)

Career Prospects

Bachelor graduates have scientific knowledge and practical skills that qualify them for a job or a postgraduate course. Since the history of art in Africa is studied as a module within the framework of a combined bachelor's degree, the chosen core subject usually shapes the professional qualification.


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