Institute of African Studies
Winter Semester 2021/2022 — Opening week
Dear BA and MA students,
We are very excited that you decided to join our institute and look forward to welcoming you at our official orientation week (4-8 October 2021).
Please join us for the official semester opening and guest lecture on 4 October from 10h to 12h in Hörsaal 8 in the Hörsaalgebäude.
The full program for our orientation week can be found here.
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SoSe 2021 retake exams dates
Here you find the online retake exams dates for the modules:
- 03-AFR-1203 Hausa II, 27.09.2021, 9–11am
- 03-AFR-1403, Hausa IV, 27.09.2021, 11am–1pm
- 03-AFR-1204 Swahili II, 30.09.2021, 9am–8pm (via moodle)
- 03-AFR-1404, Swahili IV, 30.09.2021, 9am–8pm (via moodle)
For the retake exams you have to register via the examination office (email@example.com) until 24.09.2021!
Summer Semester 2021 - Information on Exams
RecAf Digital Young Scholars Workshops
As part of the ‘Recalibrating Afrikanistik‘ research project, Moi University (Eldoret, Kenya) is hosting a series of digital workshops for young scholars to present their research and spark conversation amongst peers and staff from the RecAf partner universities.
RecAf — New Video Podcast — Afrikanists Assemble
Have a look at the first episode of Afrikanists Assemble, a Video Podcast produced by the research project Recalibrating Afrikanistik; a forum that seeks dialogue and exchange. There will be new episodes of Afrikanists Assemble every month centring around changing topics related to the field of Afrikanistik and African Studies.
end-term lecture — 21 July 2021
What the upcoming African university has to discuss regarding the contemporary decolonial turn in African studies underway in Europe and the United States.
Abdourahmane Seck (Gaston Berger University, Senegal)