Women in Africa

Nelson Mandela University

Course Description

  • Course Name

    Women in Africa

  • Host University

    Nelson Mandela University

  • Location

    Port Elizabeth, South Africa

  • Area of Study

    Gender Studies, Political Science

  • Language Level

    Taught In English

  • Course Level Recommendations


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    Hours & Credits

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  • Recommended U.S. Semester Credits
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  • Overview


    • Theoretical underpinnings.
    • Selected issues pertaining to women in Africa:
      • women and development;
      • rights of women in Africa;
      • gender;
      • conflict, and peace-building;
      • women and identity;
      • the economic position of women in Africa.