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AFRICAN RELIGIOUS TRADITIONS
Country - Partner Institution - Programs: South Africa - University of Cape Town - 'Univ. of Cape Town'
UC Course SubjectReligious Studies
Number & Suffix: 103
Full UC Title: AFRICAN RELIGIOUS TRADITIONS 
Transcript Title: AFRICAN RELIGIONS 
UC QTR Units - Division: 8.0 - Upper Division 
Course Description: Africa is religiously pluralistic, having three major religious traditions. These are African indigenous religions, Christianity and Islam. Each of these is internally diverse and multifaceted, creating a mosaic of religious cultures, rituals, communities, ethics, and worldviews. This course explores the histories, rituals, and discourses of the traditions where they interact, differ, and display common elements. The course also explores the dynamics of tradition, change, and diversity through case studies in African indigenous religion, African Christianity, and African Islam. Emphasis is on inter-religious contacts, encounters, exchanges, transformations, and debates in colonial and post-colonial situations. Assessment: coursework (70%), final exam (30%). 
Language of Instruction: English
 
Partner Title: AFRICAN RELIGIOUS TRADITIONS 
Partner University Department: Religious Studies 
Partner University Course Number: REL2053S