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African Studies and Music (including year abroad) BA (Hons)

SOAS University of London

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UCAS CODE: WT53

Course options

  • Qualification

    Bachelor of Arts (with Honours) - BA (Hons)

  • Location

    Main Site

  • Study mode

    Full time

  • Start date

    27-SEP-21

  • Duration

    4 Years

Course summary

This degree focuses on the languages and cultures of sub-Saharan Africa. It includes the study of an African language and a wide choice of course units in the related cultural fields of Literature, Art, Performance and Religion-Philosophy. It includes a language year abroad to allow focus on increasing language proficiency and understanding of the society and culture. This combined degree also offers you the opportunity to study the musical traditions of Asia, Africa and the Middle East, and their global diasporas.

Application deadline

15 January 2020

Tuition fees

Students living in United States
(international fees)

£ 17,750per year

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QUALIFICATION TYPE

A level : ABB - AAB

A level General Studies is not acceptable

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University information

SOAS University of London

  • University League Table

    37th

  • Campus address

    SOAS, University of London, Thornhaugh Street, Russell Square, Camden, WC1H 0XG, England

Subject rankings

  • Subject ranking

    6th out of 10 1

    27th out of 85 1

  • Entry standards

    / Max 197
    152 78%

    7th

  • Graduate prospects

    / Max 100
    75 75%

    4th

  • Student satisfaction

    / Max 5
    4.11 82%

    4th

  • Entry standards

    / Max 214
    135 62%

    32nd

    17
  • Graduate prospects

    / Max 100
    n/a

  • Student satisfaction

    / Max 5
    3.81 76%

    70th

    59

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