University of Sussex
Social Anthropology of the Global Economy
Sussex is a world leader in the anthropological study of economic life, one of the most dynamic and fast-growing areas of the discipline. This MA will teach you how to analyse and explain the complex relationship between local realities and global processes of economic transformation using anthropological theories and research.
A first or upper second-class undergraduate honours degree in anthropology or another relevant humanities or social sciences discipline
Modules: anthropology of global capitalism; understanding processes of social change; activism for development and social justice; fair trade, ethical business and new moral economies; knowledge, power and resistance; poverty and vulnerability in the global economy.
Understanding Processes of Social Change is assessed by a 1,000-word concept note and a 4,000-word essay. Anthropology of Global Capitalism is assessed by a 2,000-word book review and a 3,000-word essay. Assessment of spring-term options varies. You also write a 10,000-word dissertation.
|Qualification||Study mode||Fee||Course duration|
|MA||Full-time||£ 6,060 per Academic year (home fees)||1 years|
|MA||Full-time||£ 14,450 per Academic year (overseas fees)||1 years|
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