University of St Andrews
Anthropology, Art and Perception
A good Honours degree from a UK institution (2.1 or above) or equivalent from an overseas university. Students who do not use English as their 1st language normally require evidence of ability such as IELTS 7.0 or equivalent.
Each module typically comprises:
22 contact hours for lectures, plus additionally 'learning lab' time and field trip with 100% coursework assessment.
For more details of each module, including weekly contact hours, teaching methods and assessment, please see the latest module catalogue which is for the 2016-2017 academic year; some elements may be subject to change for 2017 entry.
Semester 1: The Anthropology of Connections: Interdisciplinarity as Methodology: examines the relevance of other disciplines for social anthropology by working with methodologies and concepts drawn from history, social science, philosophy, language and the arts.
Anthropology, Art and Perception 1: centres on the role of perception in visual and material culture and covers haptic, visual, sonic and gustatory themes in anthropology, and addresses the role of aesthetics from ethnographic, anthropological and psychological perspectives.
Semester 2: Research Methods in Social Anthropology: examines the methodology of anthropological research through close attention to the relationship between method and fieldwork experience.
Anthropology, Art and Perception 2: explores anthropology's potential for contributing to and critiquing image production in film, art and photography; develops new sensory approaches to observation and engagement; and asks what is entailed in perceiving the past.
MRes: 9 months of coursework and a supervised dissertation of 15,000 words.
|Qualification||Study mode||Start month||Fee||Course duration|
|MLitt||Full-time||September 2017||GBP 6,800 per Year 1 (EU)||1 years|
|MLitt||Full-time||September 2017||GBP 6,800 per Year 1 (England)||1 years|
|MLitt||Full-time||September 2017||GBP 16,250 per Year 1 (International)||1 years|
|MLitt||Full-time||September 2017||GBP 6,800 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland)||1 years|
|MLitt||Full-time||September 2017||GBP 6,800 per Year 1 (Scotland)||1 years|
|MLitt||Full-time||September 2017||GBP 6,800 per Year 1 (Wales)||1 years|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|University of St Andrews||St Andrews||KY16 9AX||Scotland|