In The Name of Allah, The Most Beneficent, The Most Merciful
University of Bahri
College of Social and Economic Studies
Department of Sociology and Anthropology
The fourth year students Department of Sociology and Anthropology visited the area of Muwaileh, West Omdurman in the period between 17th to 22nd January, 2017. The number of the students who participated were 107. The visit was conducted as a part of the subject’s fieldwork which is considered one of the basic requirements of the specialization.
Objectives of the visit:
- To collect sufficient data on the social and cultural characteristics of Muwaileh area.
- To train students on how to conduct anthropological research.
- To training students on how to deal with local communities.
- Implementation of accompanying activities in the framework of raising the awareness of the community.
The trip lasted for six days, during which the students studied the social and cultural features of the community from different point of views, such as; social stratification, socialization process, marriage and family, attitudes and values change, social control, gender and division of labor, social capitalism and health.