Taught course

Socio-Cultural Anthropology

Institution
Durham University · Department of Anthropology
Qualifications
MA

Entry requirements

A minimum 2:1 Honours degree from a UK institution (or the overseas equivalent) in a relevant subject.

Months of entry

October

Course content

This course is designed for students with an undergraduate degree in a subject other than anthropology who would like to prepare for research in socio-cultural anthropology or for a career requiring expertise in anthropology.

High profile social anthropologist researchers at Durham, with experience of conducting fieldwork all around the world will introduce you to both classical and contemporary writing and research in the discipline. There is equal emphasis on theoretical and methodological questions, and plenty of opportunities to apply this new knowledge to issues of pressing social concern.

Core modules:

• Key Issues in Socio-Cultural Theory

• Fieldwork and Interpretation

• Thinking Anthropologically

• Dissertation

Fees and funding

UK students
£10,000.00 per year
International students
£21,000.00 per year

durham.ac.uk/postgraduate/finance

Qualification, course duration and attendance options

  • MA
    part time
    24 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification
    full time
    12 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification

Course contact details

Name
Department of Anthropology
Email
study@durham.ac.uk