Research course

Social Anthropology with Latin American and Caribbean Studies

Institution
University of St Andrews · Social Anthrpology Department
Qualifications
MRes

Entry requirements

A good 2.1 Honours undergraduate degree. No previous anthropological experience is required.

Months of entry

September

Course content

The MRes in Social Anthropology with Latin American and Caribbean Studies is a full-time taught postgraduate programme run by the Department of Social Anthropology within the School of Philosophical, Anthropological and Film Studies.

The programme aims to prepare you for a range of related activities in different parts of the world, to participate in national and regional debates, and to provide the delivery of academic and extension talks and courses in different countries of the Latin American world.

Highlights

  • Opportunities for learning a South American language, such as Quechua or Spanish.
  • Provides an understanding of the highly complex social, political and cultural experiences of the historic populations of South America.
  • Equips you for a wide range of extension, development and support activities in relation to Amerindian and South American peasant and urban communities.

Fees and funding

UK students
£9,450
International students
£19,400

Qualification, course duration and attendance options

  • MRes
    full time
    12 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification

Course contact details

Name
Department of Social Anthropology
Email
socanthadmin@st-andrews.ac.uk
Phone
+44 (0)1334 46 2977