CAIS Post Graduate Programmes

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CENTRE FOR AFRICAN AND INTERNATIONAL STUDIES

COURSES FOR PROGRAMMES

MA/MPhil/PhD Programmes (International Studies Programme)

YEAR ONE

FIRST SEMESTER

CODE

TITLE

CREDIT

AFS 801

African Philosophy (Core)

3

INS 801

Diplomacy and International Relations in Contemporary Global Community

3

INS 803

African International Relations

3

INS 805

Twentieth Century International Organizations and Institutions

3

INS 807

Europe and the European Union

3

INS 841

Qualitative Data Collection and Analysis (Core)

3

TOTAL

 

18

 

SECOND SEMESTER

CODE

TITLE

CREDIT

INS 802

African and International Business (Core)

3

INS 804

The language of Diplomatic Discourse

3

INS 806

Insurgency in Africa

3

INS 808

Africa and International Law

3

INS 810

Africa and China since the 1950s

3

INS 842

Qualitative Data Collection and Analysis (Core)

3

INS 898

Research Proposal

0

TOTAL

 

18

 

 

 

 

YEAR TWO

 

CODE

TITLE

CREDIT

AFS 899/AFS 999

African Philosophy (Core)

3

 

 

 

MA/MPhil/PhD Programmes (African Studies Programme)

AFRICAN HISTORY

FIRST SEMESTER

CODE

TITLE

CREDIT

INS 821

African International Relations (Core)

3

AFS 801

African Politics (Elective)

3

AFS 803

Africa from Earliest Times to 1884 (Elective)

3

AFS 817

Society, Colony and Politics in Southern Africa (Elective)

3

AFS 831

Themes in African History (Elective)

3

AFS 899A

Research Methods (Core)

3

TOTAL

 

18

 

 

 

SECOND SEMESTER

CODE

TITLE

CREDIT

AFS 802

African History from Decolonisation to Development (elective)

3

AFS 818

Pan-African Studies Historiography (elective)

3

AFS 822

Political Developments in Ghana (elective)

3

AFS 828

African-America History since 1865 (elective)

3

AFS 844

Modern Africa (elective)

3

AFS 899B

Research Methods (core)

3

TOTAL

 

18

 

 

 

LANGUAGE AND LITERATURE

FIRST SEMESTER

CODE

TITLE

CREDIT

AFS 821

African  International Relations (core)

3

AFS 805

Oral Literature in Africa (elective)

3

AFS 815

Language and ethnicity in Africa (elective)

3

AFS 821

Literary theory (elective)

3

AFS 823

 Linguistic Anthropology (elective)

3

AFS 899A

Research Methods (core)

3

TOTAL

 

18

 

 

 

SECOND SEMESTER

 

CODE

TITLE

CREDIT

AFS 806

African   Written Literature in English (elective)

3

AFS 810

Language and Development in Africa (elective)

3

AFS 824

 Theories in African Folklore Studies (elective)

3

AFS 826

 Social and Linguistic Concerns of Philosophy of Education in Africa (elective)

3

AFS 864

 Sociolinguistics of Ghanaian languages (elective)

3

AFS 899B

Research Methods (core)

3

TOTAL

 

18

 

 

 

CULTURE, SOCIETY AND POLITICS

FIRST SEMESTER

 

CODE

TITLE

CREDIT

AFS 821S

African  International Relations (core)

3

AFS 811

Family Laws in Africa  (elective)

3

AFS 813

The African Woman and Work (elective)

3

AFS 827

African Social and Political Thought (elective)

3

AFS 837

 Human Right in Africa (elective)

3

AFS 899A

Research Methods (core)

3

TOTAL

 

18

 

 

 

SECOND SEMESTER

CODE

TITLE

CREDIT

AFS 808

New  Religious Movements in Africa (elective)

3

AFS 810

Islam in Africa (elective)

3

AFS 814

Contemporary African Career women in Politics (elective)

3

AFS 840

Conflict Management in Africa (elective)

3

AFS 842

Chieftaincy, Society and Politics in Africa (elective)

3

AFS 899B

Research Methods (core)

3

TOTAL

 

18