SOAS, University of London
Anthropology of Media
Applicants require a minimum of an upper 2nd Class BA degree (or equivalent); some exceptions are made for those with significant experience in a relevant media related career.
Core modules: comparative media studies ; dissertation in anthropology and sociology. Foundation course: theoretical approaches to social anthropology. Option courses: half unit anthropology options; African and Asian cultures in Britain; African and Asian diasporas in the modern world; anthropology of human rights; anthropology of globalisation; anthropology of law; anthropology of urban space, place and architecture; comparative study of Islam: anthropological perspectives A and B (Master's); anthropological approaches to agriculture, food and nutrition; ethnographic research methods; issues in the anthropology of film; issues in the anthropology of gender; media production skills; therapy and culture; tourism and travel: a global perspective; Arab cinemas; aspects of African film and video 2; diaspora contexts and visual culture; digital traditional broadcasting communication; gender and development; genders and sexualities in South East Asian film; Indian cinema: its history and social context; Indian cinema: key issues; Iranian cinema; international political communication; Japanese post-war film genres and the avant-garde; Japanese transnational cinema: from Kurosawa to Asia extreme and studio Ghibli - mediated culture in the Middle East: politics and communications; modern Chinese film and theatre (MA); modern film from Taiwan and the Chinese diaspora; post-crisis Thai cinema (1997-2007); (post) colonialism and otherness in South East Asia on screen; rethinking audiences; sound recording and production; the transnational news environment: production, representation and use; transnational communities and diasporic media: networking, connectivity, identity.
|Qualification||Study mode||Start month||Fee||Course duration|
|MA||Full-time||September 2016||GBP 8,295 per Year 1 (England)||1 years|
|MA||Full-time||September 2016||GBP 17,490 per Year 1 (International)||1 years|
|MA||Full-time||September 2016||GBP 8,295 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland)||1 years|
|MA||Full-time||September 2016||GBP 8,295 per Year 1 (Scotland)||1 years|
|MA||Full-time||September 2016||GBP 8,295 per Year 1 (Wales)||1 years|
|MA||Part-time||September 2016||-||2 years|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|School of Oriental and African Studies||Camden||WC1H 0XG||South East|
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