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Department of History, Philosophy and Religious Studies

Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences

Department of History, Philosophy and Religious Studies

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Department Programmes

Bachelor of Arts in History and Cultural Heritage (BA HIST)

  • Sr# Credit Hrs
    Course Title
  • 1 3

    Course

  • 2 2

    OHI 131:Introduction to African History

  • 3 2

    OHI 132:History of Tanzania

  • 4 2

    OHI 133:Theory and Practice in Africa History

  • 5 2

    OHI 134:The Political History of Zanzibar

  • 6 2

    OHI 135:Themes in African Prehistory

  • 7 2

    OHI 136:Development of Political Philosophy

  • 8 2

    OPR 121:Introduction to Critical Thinking and Argumentation

  • 9 1

    OFC 017:Communication Skills

  • 10 1

    OCP 100:Introduction to Computer

  • 11 2

    OHI 231:History of East Africa

  • 12 2

    OHI 232:History West Africa

  • 13 2

    OHI 233:Europe since the 19th Century

  • 14 2

    OHI 234*: Globalization and African History

  • 15 2

    OHI 235:History of South Africa to Recent Past

  • 16 2

    OHI 236:History of USA

  • 17 2

    OHI 237:Development of Political Philosophy

  • 18 2

    OPR 222:History and Development of African Philosophy

  • 19 2

    OHI 331:Africa and the Black Diaspora

  • 20 2

    OHI 332:History of Central Africa

  • 21 2

    OHI 333:History of North Africa

  • 22 2

    OHI 335*: The History of Africa and World Religions

  • 23 2

    OHI 336*:Dissertation

  •   45
    Total Credit Hours of Bachelor of Arts in History and Cultural Heritage (BA HIST)

Bachelor of Arts in Philosophy and Religious Studies (BA PRS)

  • Sr# Credit Hrs
    Course Title
  • 1 2

    OPR 121:Introduction to Critical Thinking and Argumentation

  • 2 2

    OPR 122:Introduction to Philosophy

  • 3 1

    OPR 123:Introduction of History

  • 4 2

    OPR 127:Formal Logic

  • 5 2

    OSS 102:Introduction to Sociology and Anthropology

  • 6 1

    OFC 017:Communication Skills

  • 7 1

    OCP 100:Introduction to Computer

  • 8 2

    Elective I

  • 9 2

    Elective II

  • 10 2

    OPR 221:Philosophy of Religion

  • 11 2

    OPR 222 :History and Development of African Philosophy

  • 12 2

    OPR 223:Theories on Social and Moral Philosophy

  • 13 2

    OPR 224:Political Ethics

  • 14 2

    OPR 226:Epistemology (The Power of Understanding)

  • 15

    Elective I

  • 16

    Elective II

  • 17 2

    OPR 323 :Applied Philosophy and Development Ethics

  • 18 2

    OPR 324:African Philosophy & Religion

  • 19 2

    OPR 325:Civic and Professional Ethics

  • 20 2

    OPR 332:Methodology of Study and Scientific Method (Philosophy of Science)

  • 21 2

    OPR 333:Mind and Reality

  • 22 2

    OPR 335:Business Ethics

  • 23 2

    OLW 307:Legal Ethics

  • 24 Elective I

    OLG 222:Business Law and Ethics

  • 25

    Elective II

  • 26 2

    OPR 221:Philosophy of Religion

  • 27 2

    OPR 222:African Christian Theology

  • 28 2

    OPR 223:Religion and Contemporary Issues

  • 29 2

    OPR 224: Interreligious Peace and Reconciliation

  • 30 2

    OPR 225:Religious Morality and Human Rights

  • 31 2

    OPR 226:Islamic Philosophy, Theology and Mysticism

  • 32 2

    Elective I

  • 33 2

    Elective II

  • 34 2

    OPR 321:Bible Studies

  • 35 2

    OPR 322:The Quran & Hadith

  • 36 2

    OPR 323:African Philosophy & Religion

  • 37 2

    OPR 325:Marriage and Family Counseling

  • 38 2

    OPR 326:Islam in Africa

  • 39 2

    OPR 327:Christianity in African

  • 40 2

    Elective I

  • 41 2

    Elective II

  • 42 2

    OPR 122:Comparative Religion

  • 43 2

    OPR 124:Religious Phenomena

  • 44 2

    OPR 125:Religion in Public Life

  • 45 2

    OPR 126:Religion and Development

  • 46 2

    OPR 128:Metaphysical of Meaning Elective

  • 47 2

    OPR 225:Introduction of African Philosophy

  • 48 2

    OPR 328:Homiletics Elective

  • 49 2

    OPR 329:Persuasive Communication Skills (Public Speaking)

  • 50 2

    OPR 334:Biomedical Ethics Elective

  •   89
    Total Credit Hours of Bachelor of Arts in Philosophy and Religious Studies (BA PRS)

Bachelor of Library and Information Management (BLIM)

  • Sr# Credit Hrs
    Course Title
  • 1 3

    Course

  •   3
    Total Credit Hours of Bachelor of Library and Information Management (BLIM)

Masters in Library and Information Management (MLIM)

  • Sr# Credit Hrs
    Course Title
  • 1 3

    Course

  • 2 1

    OCP 100:Introduction to Microcomputer Studies and Information Technology

  • 3 1

    OFC 017:Communication Skills

  • 4 1

    OLM 101:Introduction to Library and Information Sciences

  • 5 2

    OLM 102:Information sources and references services

  • 6 2

    OLM 103:Information Society

  • 7 2

    OLM 104:Organization of Knowledge

  • 8 2

    OLM 201:Information Technology and its Applications in LIS

  • 9 2

    OLM 202:Records Management and Archives Administration

  • 10 2

    OLM 203:Collection Developments and Management

  • 11 2

    OLM 204:Research Methods in Library and Information Sciences

  • 12 2

    OLM 205:Publishing and Book Trade Industry

  • 13 2

    OLM 206:Practicum

  • 14 2

    OLM 301:Information and Knowledge Management

  • 15 2

    OLM 302:Management of Libraries and Information Centres

  • 16 2

    OLM 303:Legal Issues and Professional Ethics

  • 17 2

    OLM 304:Entrepreneurship and Information Marketing

  • 18 2

    OLM 305:Digital Libraries

  • 19 2

    OLM 306:Research Project

  •   36
    Total Credit Hours of Masters in Library and Information Management (MLIM)

Masters of Arts in History (MA Hist)

  • Sr# Credit Hrs
    Course Title
  • 1 3

    Course

  •   3
    Total Credit Hours of Masters of Arts in History (MA Hist)
  • 176
    Total Credit Hours: