Rural backgrounds and academic strategies: Higher education, the Music Department and the Indigenous Music and Oral History Project at the University of Fort Hare, South Africa
PublisherGlobal University Network for Innovation (GUNI)
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Higher education at the Alice campus of the University of Fort Hare is a challenge, for the majority of the students come from rural villages, in which a traditional and above all oral culture determines the pivotal life. But in terms of the strategic plan of the university, the departments are committed to raising academic standards and to ensure a certain pass rate.
CitationGlobal University Network for Innovation (GUNI)