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African studies (T5)

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HESA Subject Description CUG Subject
African studies (T500) The study of the acquisition of African languages, their structure, history, grammar and use. May include study of African culture and literature using the techniques of literary analysis and interpretation. Middle Eastern & African Studies
African language studies (T510) The study of African languages, their structure, history, grammar and use. Includes acquisition, pronunciation and articulation. Middle Eastern & African Studies
Eastern African language studies (T511) The study of the languages of Eastern Africa, their structure, history, grammar and use. Includes acquisition, pronunciation and articulation. Includes Amharic, Somali and Swahili. Middle Eastern & African Studies
Central African language studies (T512) The study of the languages of Central Africa, their structure, history, grammar and use. Includes acquisition, pronunciation and articulation. Includes Lingala, Kongo, Bemba and Chichewa. Middle Eastern & African Studies
Northern African language studies (T513) The study of the languages of Northern Africa, their structure, history, grammar and use. Includes acquisition, pronunciation and articulation. Includes Berber. Middle Eastern & African Studies
Southern African language studies (T514) The study of the languages of Southern Africa, their structure, history, grammar and use. Includes acquisition, pronunciation and articulation. Includes Zulu, Xhosa and Afrikaans. Middle Eastern & African Studies
Western African language studies (T515) The study of the languages of Western Africa, their structure, history, grammar and use. Includes acquisition, pronunciation and articulation. Includes Hausa, Yoruba, Twi and Igbo. Middle Eastern & African Studies
African literature studies (T520) The study of African literature using the techniques of literary analysis and interpretation. Middle Eastern & African Studies
Eastern African literature studies (T521) The study of Eastern African literature using the techniques of literary analysis and interpretation. Middle Eastern & African Studies
Central African literature studies (T522) The study of Central African literature using the techniques of literary analysis and interpretation. Middle Eastern & African Studies
Northern African literature studies (T523) The study of Northern African literature using the techniques of literary analysis and interpretation. Middle Eastern & African Studies
Southern African literature studies (T524) The study of Southern African literature using the techniques of literary analysis and interpretation. Middle Eastern & African Studies
Western African literature studies (T525) The study of Western African literature using the techniques of literary analysis and interpretation. Middle Eastern & African Studies
African society & culture studies (T530) The study of African societies and cultures. Middle Eastern & African Studies
Eastern African society & culture studies (T531) The study of the societies and cultures of Eastern Africa. Middle Eastern & African Studies
Central African society & culture studies (T532) The study of the societies and cultures of Central Africa. Middle Eastern & African Studies
Northern African society & culture studies (T533) The study of the societies and cultures of Northern Africa. Middle Eastern & African Studies
Southern African society & culture studies (T534) The study of the societies and cultures of Southern Africa. Middle Eastern & African Studies
Western African society & culture studies (T535) The study of the societies and cultures of Western Africa. Middle Eastern & African Studies
African studies not elsewhere classified (T590) Miscellaneous grouping for related subjects which do not fit into the other African studies categories. To be used sparingly. Middle Eastern & African Studies