Archive courses Spring term 2015

Semester Apéro

A reception for newcomers and current students of the Centre takes place on Monday 16 February 2015, 12:15h at the Centre for African Studies Basel, Petersgraben 11, 2nd floor.

 

Module Basics: Environment

Vorlesung: Environment and Biodiversity in Africa

Modul Basics: Social Anthropology

Kurs mit Prüfung: Introduction into the Ethnography of East Africa

Kurs mit Prüfung: Grundkurs: Geschichte und Theorie der Ethnologie

Modul Basics: History

Seminar: Kriege im nachkolonialen Afrika 1960-2000

Modul Basics: Politics

Vorlesung mit Kolloquium: Internationale Konflikte und Friedensförderung

Module Basics: Religion

Übung: Ghana - "Pentekostalisierung" der religiösen Landschaft - Einblicke, Abgrenzungen, Auswirkungen

Module Fields: Media and Imagination

Übung: Future and Uncertainty - Youth in West Africa

Übung: Joseph Conrad and the Ethics of the Other: A Postcolonial Perspective

Übung: Photographs beyond ruins - forced removals andmemory in a Namibian railway town: A collaborative exhibition project with the University of Namibia

Vorlesung: Transcontinental Lives & Literatures

Forschungssemniar: South African Texts and Contexts since 2000

Seminar: Photography in Africa: From the Colonial Archive to Post-Black Subjectivity

Forschungsseminar: Creativity - Locating an Elusive Concept

Seminar: Voice recordings in the archive: colonial knowledge production and acoustic collections from Africa

Module Fields: Knowledge Production and Transfer

Übung: Christian World Music - über die Funktion und Transformation von Liedern in der Geschichte der Ausbreitung des Christentums

Übung: Future and Uncertainty - Youth in West Africa

Übung: Joseph Conrad and the Ethics of the Other: A Postcolonial Perspective

Übung: Photographs beyond ruins - forced removals and memory in a Namibian railway town: A collaborative exhibition project with the University of Namibia

Vorlesung: Transcontinental Lives & Literatures

Seminar: Traces: Marxist Anthropology from the 1950s through the 1980s

Seminar: Photography in Africa: From the Colonial Archive to Post-Black Subjectivity

Forschungsseminar: Creativity - Locating an Elusive Concept

Vorlesung: Provincializing Europe: Orientalism and Decolonialization seen from a contemporary perspective

Seminar: Interdisciplinary perspectives on North-South research

Seminar: Voice recordings in the archive: colonial knowledge production and acoustic collections from Africa

Übung: Socialism in Africa: The Case of Tanzania

Module Fields: Governance and Politics

Vorlesung mit Kolloquium: Internationale Konflikte und Friedensförderung

Seminar: Governance, Sustainable Development and Democracy

Vorlesung: Sustainable Resource Use

Seminar: Environmental Management in Southern Africa with a Focus on Namibia

Seminar: The Politics of Migration

Übung: Future and Uncertainty - Youth in West Africa

Vorlesung: Religion and Entwicklung

Seminar: Beyond the Financial, Economic and Ecological Crisis: Towards religious perspectives for Action

Seminar: Politics of Governance

Seminar: Linking Sustainable Development, Equity and Health: Triggering Debates across Disciplinary Boundries

Vorlesung: Provincializing Europe: Orientalism and Decolonization seen from a contemporary perspective

Seminar: Interdisciplinary perspectives on North-South research

Seminar: Kriege im nachkolonialen Afrika 1960-2000

Module Fields: Public Health and Social Life

Seminar: Current Topics in Epidemiology and Public Health

Vorlesung: Bayesian Biostatistics

Vorlesung mit Übung: Malaria epidemiology and control

Seminar: Water supply and sanitation in subsaharian Africa: the example of Sambia

Seminar: Globalization and Health

Blockkurs: Public Health Ethics

Seminar: Advances in Infection Biology, Epidemiology and Global Public Health

Seminar: Linking Sustainable Development, Equity and Health: Triggering Debates across Disciplinary Boundaries

Kurs: Moving Bodies and Connecting Minds in Urban Tanzania

Modul Fields: Environment and Development

Exkursion: NLU-Biogeographie

Seminar: Environmental Ethics and Intergenerational Justice

Vorlesung: Zoogeography

Vorlesung: Environment and Biodiversity in Africa

Vorlesung: Deserts of the World

Seminar: Animal Diversity and Evolution II

Seminar: Environmental Management in Southern Africa with a Focus on Namibia

Seminar: Linking Sustainable Development, Equity and Health: Triggering Debates across Disciplinary Boundaries

Seminar: Future Generations, Sustainability and Justice

Seminar: Natur-, Landschafts- und Umweltschutz

Module Interdisciplinarity and Applied African Studies

Exkursion: Tanzania

Seminar: Interdisciplinary Research Lab: Field Trip Tanzania

Übung: Photographs beyond ruins - forced removals and memory in a Namibian railway town: A collaborative exhibition project with the Univeristy of Namibia

Module Research Skills

Seminar: Current Topics in Epidemiology and Public Health

Seminar: Current topics in Geosciences

Seminar: Current Studies in Physical Geography

Seminar: Quantitative Data Analysis in African Studies

Kolloquium: African Studies

Kolloquium: Neuere Forschungen der Geschichte Afrikas

Kolloquium: Current Debates and Research

Kolloquium: "World Christianity": neue Forschungsansätze

Seminar: Current Topics in Environmental Sciences and Biogeography

Seminar: Interdisciplinary perspective on North-South research

 

Courses of free choice (Komplementärbereich):

In this module you can choose any course at the University. We would like to draw your attention to the following courses:

University of Basel

Feldstudien: Wissenschaftliches Arbeiten im Feld im Bereich Zoologie und Evolution (Afrika)

Proseminar: Ein afrikanischer Diaspora nach Garvey oder DuBois?: Konkurrierende Transnationale Gemeinschaften in Liberia (Westafrika) in den 1920er und 1930er Jahren

Übung: Afrikanische Comics/ Afrika in Comics: Teil 1: Comics als Gegenstand der Forschung

Proseminar: Frauen und Politik in Afrika

Proseminar: Raum und Macht: Zur Geschichte von Stadtplannung, Segregation und Apartheid im südlichen Afrika 

University of Zurich

Seminar: South African Pastoral

Seminar: South African Texts after Mandela: Fact - Fiction - Faction

Seminar: Fremde und vertraute Geister - Besessenheit in Afrika

Seminar: Afrika im Fokus. Zur Geschichte der Fotografie

Seminar: National- und Regionalmuseen in Afrika - neue Kooperationen

Seminar: Umweltgeschichte Afrikas seit 1850

Seminar: Die Schweiz in Afrika

University of Bern

Séminaire BA BENEFRI: Analyse d'un motif: "Guerres et coflits ethniques dans le roman négro-africain"

University of Lucern

Europa und Afrika. Transkontinentale Beziehungsgeschichte nach 1945

University of Lausanne

Seminar: African American Literature and Culture

Seminar: Black Inks. French Literature of Africa

Seminar: Actors of development in Asia and in Africa

Course: Jean-Marc Ela: repenser la théologie africaine

Course: Sociology of Mobilisations in North Africa and the Middle East

 

At the Sprachenzentrum of the University of Basel, there are several language courses, e.g. Arabic, English and Swahili. Please visit the link.