Taught course

Society and Culture: Health and Well-being

Institution
University of Exeter · Sociology
Qualifications
MA

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Entry requirements

We are looking for graduates with a 2:1 or above in sociology, anthropology, statistics, data or maths. While we normally only accept applicants who meet this criterion, if your first degree is in a different discipline, you have a high 2:2 or equivalent, are coming from a different academic background which is equivalent to degree level, or have relevant work experience, we would welcome your application.

All applicants should provide a personal statement explaining their interest in the programme and how it fits with their earlier studies.

For full information, including English language requirements and international equivalencies, please visit our website.

Months of entry

September

Course content

  • You will acquire a broad, general knowledge of the current debates within both sociology and anthropology and also develop specialist knowledge within health and wellbeing
  • You will be equipped with the traditional and cutting-edge research tools used for studying the relationship between culture, society and everyday life
  • You will examine the complex ways in which health and well-being are entwined with society and culture
  • You will develop a wide range of key transferrable skills that are highly valued by employers within a range of professions

Information for international students

Further information for international students can be found on our dedicated international page.

Fees and funding

UK students
https://www.exeter.ac.uk/postgraduate/courses/sociology/societyandculture_wellbeing_ma/#fees
International students
https://www.exeter.ac.uk/postgraduate/courses/sociology/societyandculture_wellbeing_ma/#fees

We invest heavily in scholarships for talented prospective Masters students. This is in addition to the UK Government’s Postgraduate Loan Scheme. For information on how you can fund your postgraduate degree at the University of Exeter, please visit the postgraduate study pages on our website.

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
Enquiries Team
Email
ssis-admissions@exeter.ac.uk
Phone
+44 (0)1392 723192