Goldsmiths, University of London
Development and Rights
Course offers a critical approach to development through the lens of anthropology; it explores the historical role of anthropological engagement in development, as well as offers the opportunity to rethink those concepts, priorities, policies and practices which underwrite global inequality; offering a critical exploration of the concept of rights (human, indigenous, or gender for example) and how it is mobilised to make various kinds of claims, the degree presents diverse perspectives on how we might address global inequality in the 21st century.
2nd Class Honours degree in relevant discipline; degree is in an unrelated field may be considered subject to a qualifying examination; IELTS 6.5 (with a minimum of 6.5 in the written element and no individual element lower than 6.0) or equivalent.
Core: anthropology of development placement; anthropology of rights; critical voices in development; plus options.
Assessment is by take-home papers; unseen papers and essays/reports; dissertation.
|Qualification||Study mode||Start month||Fee||Course duration|
|MA||Full-time||£ 5,860 per Academic year (home fees)||1 years|
|MA||Full-time||£ 12,300 per Academic year (overseas fees)||1 years|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|Goldsmiths, University of London||Lewisham||SE14 6NW||South East|
020 7078 5300