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Interdisciplinary Elective Course
AFRI3007 African art(s): Articulating and performing human experiences 6 credits
This course introduces students to the role of art in human experience in the African continent. Students will delve into the anthropological and conceptual basis of African artworks in different media—audio/visual, musical, cinematic, literary, etc.—to examine the dynamism and diversity of African life and systems of thought as articulated in artistic expressions. Through this holistic approach, students will delve into the crucial and complex role that arts play in African life.
Assessment: 100% coursework
(Not on offer in 2020/2021)




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