University of Manchester
Social Anthropology (Culture, Ethnography and Development)
This course provides students with the opportunity to study the history, theory and practice of development in a broad variety of social and geographical contexts, encouraging students to think of development critically as a complex transformative process that has cultural as well as economic and political consequences; students may select from modules covering a broad range of topics, including: relationships of dependence between the global north and the global south; social and cultural effects of international labour migration; the millennium development goals; the political economy of foreign investment; inequality and urban planning in the cities of the global south; the international agenda for the reduction of poverty; the impact of local civil society and non-government organisations (NGOs) social welfare policies; the politics of biodiversity conservation.
A UK 2.1 (or overseas equivalent) in an appropriate subject for direct Master�s entry; UK 2.2 (or overseas equivalent) in an appropriate subject for Postgraduate Diploma route entry. IELTS - overall score of 7, including 7 in writing with no further component score below 6.0; TOEFL IBT - overall score of 100 with 25 in each section.
|Qualification||Study mode||Start month||Fee||Course duration|
|MA||Full-time||£ 5,000 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|
|University of Manchester||Manchester||M13 9PL||North West|
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