Teaching is directly informed and enhanced by the strong tradition of fieldwork-based research within the Department. Compulsory components include a course which examines the relationship between theory and ethnography in modern social and cultural anthropology, and a 10,000-word dissertation on an approved topic of your choice.
This Social Anthropology programme from London School of Economics and Political Science is suitable for graduates with a degree in any discipline, and prior knowledge of anthropology, while beneficial, is not essential. It is suitable either as an introduction to the subject for those intending to proceed with other careers, or is an ideal preparation for further research work in anthropology and related disciplines.
The programme is an ideal preparation for research work in anthropology and related fields.
- This is a 12-month programme consisting of one compulsory course, optional courses to the value of two units, and an essay (dissertation). Attendance at seminars and at non-assessed tutorials is compulsory.
- Anthropology: Theory and Ethnography
- 12 months
- 24 months
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- An upper second class honours (2:1) degree or equivalent in any discipline including anthropology within the context of a more general degree is required.
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