Solusi University
P.O. Solusi
Bulawayo, Zimbabwe
Admissions: admissions@solusi.ac.zw
General Info: info@solusi.ac.zw
Student Finance: sfo@solusi.ac.zw
+263 09 647 34
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DEPARTMENT OF HISTORY, PEACE, & CONFICT STUDIES

Chairperson

Jefferson Ndimande

MSc Peace Leadership & Conflict Resolution, BA History, Certificate in Conflict Analysis

Lecturers

  • Buhlebenkosi Maphosa – MSc, PGDDS, BA
  • Dumisani Dziva – MA, BSc Hons
  • Edison Munsaka –PhD, MSc, Dipl.
  • Godfrey Hove –PhD, MA, BA Hons 
  • Innocent Nyathi – MA, PGDE, BA hons
  • Joshua Chakawa – PhD, MA, PGDE, BA
  • Meshack Zimunya – M.Phil, MA, BTh, Dip.L.L
  • Nqobile Sikhosana – MA, BA
  • Phillip Thebe – MSc, PGDSS, BA
  • Professor Percysledge Chigora – MSc, BSc
  • Tobias Guzura – MCom, MA, Advanced Cert, BA, Dip.Ed
  • Washington Mazorodze – MSc, BSc

MISSION
PHILOSOPHY
OBJECTIVES
ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS
CAREER OPPORTUNITIES
GRADUATION REQUIREMENTS

BA in History

BACHELOR OF ARTS HISTORY DEGREE REQUIREMENTS

CORE COURSES

HIST 110 - Themes in African History(3 Credits)
HIST 111 - Historical Reserach Methods (3 Credits)
HIST 112 - Europe (1789-1919) (3 Credits)
ENGL 108-Theories of Criticism (3 Credits)
HIST 120 - Historiography (3 Credits)
HIST 121 - The making of Contemporary Europe (Since 1919) (3 Credits)
HIST 122 - Pre-Colonial Zimbabwe (Up to 1890) (3 Credits)
HIST 210 - Historical Perspective on Gender in Africa (3 Credits)
HIST 211 - Southern Africa before the Mineral Revolution (3 Credits)
HIST 213 - History of the Middle-East & North Africa (Since 1900) (3 Credits)
HIST 214 - History of West Africa (3 Credits)
HIST 216 - 20th Century East Africa (3 Credits)
HIST 219 - History of Zimbababwe (Since 1890) (3 Credits)
HIST 400 - Research Project (3 Credits)
HIST 412 - Demography, Land & Agrarian Isues in Africa (3 Credits)
HIST 413 - Conflict, Peace & Security in Africa (3 Credits)
HIST 421 - Economic History of Africa (3 Credits)
HIST 422 - Intro to Foreign Policy, International relations & Diplomacy (3 Credits)
ATWE 300 - Attachment: Work Experience (3 Credits)

ELECTIVE COURSES (Select only 4 Courses from the following:)

HIST 212 - History of Central Africa (3 Credits)
HIST 215 - History of Eastern Africa (3 Credits)
HIST 217 - USA & North America (Up to 1865) (3 Credits)
HIST 218 - 20th Century South Asia (3 Credits)
HIST 220 - Southern Africa Since the Mineral Revolution(3 Credits)
HIST 221 - USA & North America (Since 1865) (3 Credits)
HIST 222 - Russia and East Europe (Since 1917)(3 Credits)
HIST 223 - World Affairs (Since 1960) (3 Credits)
HIST 411 - Race, Class and Ethnicity in Africa (3 Credits)
HIST 414 - Dynamics of Nationalism (3 Credits)
HIST 415 - Labour and State in Africa (3 Credits)
HIST 420 - Regional Integration in Africa (3 Credits)
HIST 424 - Latin America and the Caribbean (3 Credits)

GENERAL EDUCATION COURSES

Behaviour Development
Health and Physical Education
Mathematics
Languages Communication
Natural & Social Sciences
Computers
Ethics and Philosophy