Interested in historical, linguistic, literacy, or cultural perspectives of the past, the relationship between past and present, or the conservation and preservation of heritage?
The History at University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg students taught by the department are to be found in leading positions in journalism, the civil service, diplomacy, research and many other fields.
Over the past few decades, the Department has developed a focus on the social history of Africa and her peoples, for which it has become renowned, as well as simultaneously maintaining a traditional expertise on world history. The History department offers a wide variety of units taught by some of the world’s leading Africanists and Europeanists.
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