While pursuing a Ph.D. in Culture and Performance, the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) Department of World Arts and Cultures/Dance offers opportunities to develop specialized knowledge and skills in a diverse range of interdisciplinary fields such as activism, critical theory, curatorial studies, dance studies, film studies, performance studies, and visual studies. Students will designate a major field of study in consultation with their faculty adviser. Examples of methodologies include archival research, choreographic analysis, discourse analysis, ethnography, museum studies, oral history, or phenomenology.
Students should also identify an area of geographical, cultural, and/or temporal focus. The student is expected to consult with their academic faculty adviser on a regular basis regarding area(s) of interest to determine associated coursework and research focus, and to plan the instructional schedule appropriately
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- Introduction to World Arts and Cultures
- Lower-Division Seminar
- Fiat Lux Freshman Seminars
- Culture: Introduction
- Introduction to American Folklore Studies
- Introduction to American Indian Studies
- 12 months
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DisciplinesArea & Cultural Studies View 398 other Masters in Area & Cultural Studies in United States
Applicants are normally expected to hold a master's degree or its equivalent from an accredited college or university.
International32374 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 32374 USD per year and a duration of 12 months.
National32374 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 32374 USD per year and a duration of 12 months.
In-State17272 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 17272 USD per year and a duration of 12 months.
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