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Months of entry

September

Course content

If you are interested in discovering, discussing and evaluating the empirical evidence for secularization and the persistence of religious beliefs across the world religions, this degree explores themes such as: the crisis of belief in contemporary Christianity; the social cultural and political contexts that impact on beliefs and practice more generally; debates about the rise of fundamentalism and its impact; the growth of alternative forms of spirituality; and the complex relationship between gender, sexuality, ethnicity and religiosity. It will equip students with knowledge and analytical skills key to studying religion from a historical and sociological perspective.

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Qualification and course duration

MSc

full time
12 months
part time
24 months

PGDip

full time
9 months
part time
18 months

PGCert

full time
6 months
part time
12 months

Course contact details

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School Administrator
Email
socscipg@abdn.ac.uk
Phone
+44 (0)1224 272762