University of St Andrews
Social Anthropology and Amerindian Studies
This course is 1 of 3 regional pathways offered in the department, which are geared toward students seeking ethnographic and historical specialisation in a particular region of the world. This course enables students to acquire an understanding of the highly complex social, political and cultural experiences of the historic populations of South America and equips students for a wide range of extension, development and support activities in relation to Amerindian and South American peasant and urban communities, with NGOs, and with the national societies in which students participate.
A good Honours degree, usually a UK 2.1 or above or its equivalent, or GPA of 3.6 or better on a 4 point scale. Applicants whose 1st language is not English must provide evidence of competence in written and spoken English.
MRes: Written examination and dissertation of 15,000-words. MPhil: Written examination and thesis of 40,000-words.
Carnegie-Cameron bursaries; entrant accommodation bursary; Formula Santander postgraduate scholarship; recent graduate discount; Thomas and Margaret Roddan Trust bursary.
|Qualification||Study mode||Start month||Fee||Course duration|
|MPhil||Full-time||£ 14,850 per Academic year (overseas fees)||2 years|
|MPhil||Full-time||£ 4,052 per Academic year (home fees)||2 years|
|MPhil||Full-time||£ 4,052 per Academic year (EU fees)||2 years|
|MPhil||Part-time||£ 2,026 per Academic year (home fees)||4 years|
|MPhil||Part-time||£ 2,026 per Academic year (EU fees)||4 years|
|MRes||Full-time||£ 5,500 per Academic year (home fees)||1 years|
|MRes||Full-time||£ 15,440 per Academic year (overseas fees)||1 years|
|MRes||Full-time||£ 5,500 per Academic year (EU fees)||1 years|
|MRes||Part-time||£ 2,750 per Academic year (home fees)||2 years|
|MRes||Part-time||£ 2,750 per Academic year (EU fees)||2 years|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|University of St Andrews||St Andrews||KY16 9AX||Scotland|