Goldsmiths, University of London

Goldsmiths, University of London

Applied Anthropology and Community Development

This course combines academic and professional qualifications; by bringing together community development and youth work practice with the research methods and theoretical preoccupations of anthropology, it offers a stimulating synthesis of theory and practice.

Entry requirements

A degree in the social sciences or another appropriate subject, with some experience of community and youth work; candidates should normally have 4 months' full-time, or part-time equivalent, work experience prior to starting the MA; experience can include paid or unpaid work; voluntary, community and youth work in organisations; and relevant informal work; all applicants need to acquire a current CRB check; application must be accompanied by a work experience report of up to 1,000 words, about recent personal experience of working or volunteering in a community and/or youth work setting; the work experience report should outline this recent work experience, consisting of a brief description of the agency or project, role within the agency, the responsibilities carried and actual work done; applicants should outline the reflections on learning gained from the work experience.


Qualification Study mode 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
MA Part-time - 2 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Goldsmiths, University of London Lewisham SE14 6NW South East

Key information

Telephone number: 
020 7078 5300