UNIVERSITY OF DAR ES SALAAM
COLLEGE OF HUMANITIES (COHU)

Department of Creative Arts

Important Note: Students must choose and stick to only one of the following three sub-streams in the department: Music, Fine Arts, and Theatre Art for continuing student and four sub-streams for first year students, i.e. Music, Art and Design, Theatre Arts, and Film and Television. Crossing of sub-streams or degree programmes is not permitted.

Code

Course Title

Core/Options

Credits

Music Sub-Stream

 

 

First Year: Semester I (Music)

 

 

CA 104

Fundamentals of Music

Core

12

CA 105

Piano Instruction

Core

12

First Year: Semester II (Music)

 

 

CA 114

Music Theory

Core

12

CA 115

Introduction to Instrumental Instruction (selected instrument)

Core

12

Second Year: Semester I (Music)

 

 

CA 204

Advance Music Theory

Core

12

CA 215

Instrumental Instruction

Core

12

Second Year: Semester II (Music)

 

 

CA 214

Composition and Arranging

Core

12

CA 224

Music Cultures of the World

Core

12

Third Year: Semester I (Music)

 

 

CA320

Research in the Creative Arts

Core

12

CA304

Advanced Composition and Arranging

Core

12

Third Year: Semester II (Music)

 

 

CA 355

 Documentation and Archiving

Core

12

CA345

Project in Music Performance

Core

12

 

 

 

 

Art and Design Sub-Stream

 

 

First Year: Semester I (Art and Design)

 

 

CA 100

Creative Art and Society

Core

12

CA 101

Fundamentals of Drawing

Core

12

First Year: Semester II (Art and Design)

 

 

CA 102

Fundamentals of Graphic Design

Core

12

CA 121

Fundamentals of Painting

Core

12

 

 

 

Fine Arts Sub-Stream

 

 

Second Year: Semester I (Fine Arts)

 

 

CA 201

Advanced Drawing

Core

12

CA 242

Printmaking

Core

12

Second Year: Semester II (Fine Arts)

 

 

CA 211

Advanced Painting

Core

12

CA 241

Studies in African Arts

Core

12

Third Year: Semester I (Fine Arts)

 

 

CA 320

Research in the Creative Arts

Core

12

CA 303

Special studies in Fashion Design

Core

12

Third Year: Semester II (Fine Arts)

 

 

CA 321

Special Studies in Painting

Core

12

CA 341

History of World Art

Core

12

 

 

 

 

Theatre Arts Sub- stream

 

 

First Year: Semester I (Theatre Arts)

 

 

CA 119

Theatre Practices in Tanzania

Core

12

CA 109

Introduction to African Dance

Core

12

First Year: Semester II (Theatre Arts)

 

 

CA 129

African Theatre

Core

12

CA 149

Acting

Core

12

Second Year: Semester I (Theatre Arts)

 

 

CA 200

Art Communication and Social Mobilization

Core

12

CA 249

Advanced Acting

Core

12

Second Year: Semester II (Theatre Arts)

 

 

CA 218

Play Writing

Core

12

CA 229

Theatre for Children and Youth

Core

12

Third Year: Semester I (Theatre Arts)

 

 

CA 320

Research in the Creative Arts

Core

12

CA 318

Advanced Play Writing

Core

12

Third Year: Semester II (Theatre Arts)

 

 

CA 349

Play Production

Core

12

CA 359

Theatre in Education

Core

12