Master of Arts (MA) in Languages in Africa

Best MAs in Languages in Africa 2017/2018

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The MA degree is primarily for students who want to improve their general mathematics education or to teach.

Africa is a continent of 53 independent countries and a rich mix of native peoples, cultures, economies and history. Africa is the second largest continent in the world.

M.A. in Languages in Africa

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MA in Latin (Coursework / Research)

University of Johannesburg
Campus Full time February 2018 South Africa Johannesburg

The coursework MA in Latin is basically aimed at students who would like to do a shorter dissertation together with two examined modules. An intensive course in the Latin language is offered for students enter the course with an Honours Degree in Classical Civilisation. The MA in Latin aims to introduce the student to advanced methods of research applicable to Roman studies, for example in history, literature, philosophy, religion, mythology, culture or art. [+]

Top MAs in Languages in Africa 2017/2018. MA in Latin (Coursework) The coursework MA in Latin is basically aimed at students who would like to do a shorter dissertation together with two examined modules. An intensive course in the Latin language is offered for students enter the course with an Honours Degree in Classical Civilisation. The two examined modules would cover an intensive study of Roman history, religion, literature, philosophy, culture or art and architecture. Admission requirements An Honours Degree in Latin or Classical Culture leads to a coursework Master’s dDegree. Contact details Name: Prof JLP Wolmarans Tel: 011 559 2737 / Email: hansiew@uj.ac.za MA in Latin (Research) Contact details The MA in Latin aims to introduce the student to advanced methods of research applicable to Roman studies, for example in history, literature, philosophy, religion, mythology, culture or art. Students acquire the ability to find and define topics for research which they find relevant to either their modern environment or their own inner journey. The continued life of ancient myths or literature in, for example, modern books or films, is also encouraged. Admission requirements An Honours Degree in Latin leads to a Master’s Degree. Name: Prof JLP Wolmarans Tel: 011 559 2737 / Email: hansiew@uj.ac.za [-]

MA in Greek (Coursework / Research)

University of Johannesburg
Campus Full time February 2018 South Africa Johannesburg

The coursework MA in Greek is basically aimed at students who would like to do a shorter dissertation together with two examined modules. The MA in Greek aims to introduce the student to advanced methods of research applicable to Greek Studies, for example in history, literature, philosophy, religion, mythology, culture or art. [+]

MA in Greek (Coursework) The coursework MA in Greek is basically aimed at students who would like to do a shorter dissertation together with two examined modules. An intensive course in the Greek language is offered for students enter the course with an Honours Degree in Classical Civilisation. The two examined modules would cover an intensive study of Greek history, religion, literature, philosophy, culture or art and architecture. In the short dissertation, students have the option of concentrating on Classical Greek, Hellenistic Greek (New Testament and Church Fathers), Byzantine Greek or Modern Greek. Admission requirements An Honours in Greek or Classical Culture leads to a coursework Master’s Degree. Contact details Name: Prof JLP Wolmarans Tel: 011 559 2737 / Email: hansiew@uj.ac.za MA in Greek (Research) The MA in Greek aims to introduce the student to advanced methods of research applicable to Greek Studies, for example in history, literature, philosophy, religion, mythology, culture or art. Students acquire the ability to find and define topics for research which they find relevant to either their modern environment or their own inner journey. The continued life of ancient myths or literature in, for example, modern books or films, is also encouraged. Admission requirements An Honours Degree in Greek leads to a Master’s Degree. Contact details Name: Prof JLP Wolmarans Tel: 011 559 2737 / Email: hansiew@uj.ac.za [-]

MA in French (Research)

University of Johannesburg
Campus Full time February 2018 South Africa Johannesburg

On a more advanced level (Master’s studies) students are encouraged to collaborate with us in our fields of expertise, i.e. the Contemporary French Novel; Autobiography; Contemporary French Theatre and Francophone Literature, in order develop their capacities for research and critical thought. The French Department’s Master’s is designed for dedicated researchers and mainly consist of a dissertation or a thesis. [+]

Top MAs in Languages in Africa 2017/2018. On a more advanced level (Master’s studies) students are encouraged to collaborate with us in our fields of expertise, i.e. the Contemporary French Novel; Autobiography; Contemporary French Theatre and Francophone Literature, in order develop their capacities for research and critical thought. The French Department’s Master’s is designed for dedicated researchers and mainly consist of a dissertation or a thesis. Admission requirements The admission requirement for a Master’s is an Honours Degree in French. Contact details Name: Prof WA Kabwe-Segatti Tel: 011 559 2757 / Email: desirew@uj.ac.za [-]

MA in English (Research or Coursework)

University of Johannesburg
Campus Full time February 2018 South Africa Johannesburg

Students accepted for this course are required to research, write and present a full dissertation (approx 120 pages), under the guidance of a supervisor. The Department is able to supervise topics in most areas under the general ambit of English studies, including South African literary Studies and Post Colonialism; Text Editing; Medieval, Renaissance and Romantic Studies; and Contemporary Fiction. [+]

MA in English (Research or Coursework) Students accepted for this course are required to research, write and present a full dissertation (approx 120 pages), under the guidance of a supervisor. The Department is able to supervise topics in most areas under the general ambit of English studies, including South African literary Studies and Post Colonialism; Text Editing; Medieval, Renaissance and Romantic Studies; and Contemporary Fiction. Admission requirements Admission to the Master’s Degree must be approved by the Chairperson of the Department. Contact details Name: Prof Karen Scherzinger Tel: 011 559 2493 / Email: kscherzinger@uj.ac.za [-]

MA in African Languages (Research)

University of Johannesburg
Campus Full time February 2018 South Africa Johannesburg

A student writes a dissertation on a topic in linguistics or literature giving evidence of the ability to conduct research. This document will be about 100 pages long. [+]

Top MAs in Languages in Africa 2017/2018. A student writes a dissertation on a topic in linguistics or literature giving evidence of the ability to conduct research. This document will be about 100 pages long. Admission requirements Students who have obtained a BA Honours with a mark of at least 60% (but preferably higher) in Northern Sotho (Sesotho sa Lebowa/ Sepedi) or isiZulu may register. Contact details Name: Dr IK Mndawe Tel: 011 559 4662 / Email: ikmndawe@uj.ac.za [-]

MA in English And Linguistics

Kenyatta University
Campus Full time January 2018 Kenya Nairobi

The School of Humanities and Social Sciences came to being as a result of the restructuring process that transformed it from The Faculty of Arts in 2002.The school is located at the western side of the main campus, opposite the Post Office and is adjacent to The Kenyatta University Conference Centre Annex. [+]

The School of Humanities and Social Sciences came to being as a result of the restructuring process that transformed it from The Faculty of Arts in 2002.The school is located at the western side of the main campus, opposite the Post Office and is adjacent to The Kenyatta University Conference Centre Annex. The School is well equipped with qualified academic staff committed to teaching as well as undertaking research and consultancy services. It also has competent and experienced support staff. Currently, the school hosts ten teaching departments and three institutes each offering an array of courses that are market driven. Over the years the School of Humanities and Social Sciences has expanded and diversified existing programs in departments in a bid to offer more opportunities for relevant academic and professional development , thus remaining socially relevant The programs designed and developed are based on regional and global demands and challenges. Among the most recently developed programmes include: Bachelor of Public Policy and Administration (BPPA) and Bachelors of Security Management and Police Studies. Requirements The Common regulations for all Masters Degrees in the University shall apply. The general re-quirements for all Masters Degrees in the School of Humanities and Social Sciences (SHSS) shall apply. The following shall be eligible for registration for the Master of Arts of in the Depart- ment: Bachelor of Arts or Bachelor of Education (Arts) Degree of at least Second Class Honours (Upper Division) or its equivalent (with an average mean score of 60% in the area... [-]