University of Sussex
Anthropology of Development and Social Transformation
A 1st or upper 2nd Class undergraduate Honours degree in anthropology or another relevant humanities or social sciences discipline.
Core modules include: Anthropologists and development; research methods and professional skills (anth); understanding processes of social change; option modules include: Activism for development and social justice; anthropology of childhood; anthropology of reconciliation and reconstruction; critical debates in environment and development; dissertation (anthropology); dissertation with placement (global studies); globalisation and rural change; knowledge, power and resistance; medical anthropology: cultural understandings of health and healing; migration, inequality and social change; poverty, vulnerability and the global economy; refugees, displacement and humanitarian responses; sexuality and development: intimacies, health and rights in global perspective; transnationalism, diaspora and migrants' lives. Summer term: you undertake supervised work on the dissertation, which normally includes both critical discussion and creative writing.
Anthropologists and Development is assessed by coursework and a 3,000-word essay. Understanding Processes of Social Change is assessed by a 1,000-word concept note and a 4,000-word essay. Assessment of spring-term options varies. You also write a 10,000-word dissertation.
|Qualification||Study mode||Start month||Fee||Course duration|
|MA||Full-time||October 2016||GBP 6,060 per Year 1 (England)||12 months|
|MA||Full-time||October 2016||GBP 14,800 per Year 1 (International)||12 months|
|MA||Full-time||October 2016||GBP 6,060 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland)||12 months|
|MA||Full-time||October 2016||GBP 6,060 per Year 1 (Scotland)||12 months|
|MA||Full-time||October 2016||GBP 6,060 per Year 1 (Wales)||12 months|
|MA||Part-time||October 2016||-||24 months|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|Sussex House||Brighton||BN1 9RH||South East|
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