Taught course

Religion and Society

Institution
Durham University · Department of Theology and Religion
Qualifications
MA

Entry requirements

Normally an upper second class honours degree (2:1) or equivalent (for example, a GPA of 3.7 on a 4.0 scale) in Theology, Religious Studies or a related discipline.

Months of entry

October

Course content

This course looks at religion from anthropological and sociological perspectives. Durham has particular strengths in the study of Mormonism, death, dying and disposal, religion and emotion, religion/faith and globalisation, religion and politics, contemporary evangelicalism and postevangelicalism, and religion and generational change. It also boasts the Centre for Death and Life Studies and the Project for Spirituality, Theology and Health.

Core modules:

• Social Scientific Methods in the Study of Religion

• Dissertation.

Fees and funding

UK students
£9,000.00 per year
International students
£19,500.00 per year

durham.ac.uk/postgraduate/finance

Qualification, course duration and attendance options

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

Course contact details

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Enquiries
Email
study@durham.ac.uk