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Society and Culture - Science and Technology

The University of Exeter

M.A. On Campus
12 months
Duration
19400 GBP/year
9200 GBP/year
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About

In the Society and Culture - Science and Technology programme at The University of Exeter, you’ll acquire a broad, general knowledge of the current debates within both sociology and anthropology and also develop specialist knowledge within science and technology.

Overview

Key Facts

  • We will equip you with the traditional and cutting-edge research tools used for studying the relationship between culture, society and everyday life
  • Examine science and technology and their relationship with the social and cultural context of their production
  • Join a truly multicultural and culturally enriching environment, comprising of students from all three disciplines in the department of Sociology, Philosophy and Anthropology
  • In the Society and Culture - Science and Technology programme at The University of Exeter, you will develop a wide range of key transferrable skills that are highly valued by employers within a range of professions

Careers

In addition to the specialist knowledge you will gain during your programme, you will also develop transferrable skills valued by employers such as: 

  • Researching, analysing and assessing sources of information
  • Written and verbal communication skills
  • Managing and interpreting information
  • Developing ideas and arguments

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Research Methods in the Social Sciences
  • Cultures of the Life Sciences
  • Arts, Media and Consumption
  • Philosophy of the Social Sciences
  • Philosophy of Science

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months
  • Part-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details
  • We encourage you to apply as soon as possible to enable time for your application to be considered,

Language

English

Credits

180 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA Your GPA, or Grade Point Average, is a number that indicates how well or how high you scored in your courses on average. Usually a GPA scales between 1.0 and 4.0, however different countries and universities can have different grading systems.
Upper Second Class

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
90
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
6.5
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Other requirements

General requirements

  • We are looking for graduates with a 2:1 or above in sociology, anthropology, statistics, data or maths. While we normally only accept applicants who meet this criterion, if your first degree is in a different discipline, you have a high 2:2 or equivalent, are coming from a different academic background which is equivalent to degree level, or have relevant work experience, we would welcome your application.
  • All applicants should provide a personal statement explaining their interest in the programme and how it fits with their earlier studies.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    19400 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 19400 GBP per year and a duration of 12 months.
  • National

    9200 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 9200 GBP per year and a duration of 12 months.
UK fees per year:
  • £4,600 part-time

Funding

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