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Cultural Studies

The University of the West Indies

12 months
Duration
15000 USD/year
4027 USD/year
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About

Cultural Studies from The University of the West Indies aims to unlock the potential of the Caribbean Region and contribute to regional integration through the excellence of its scholarship and the education of the region’s human resources.

Overview

Cultural Studies from The University of the West Indies will provide appropriate, relevant courses to a diverse range of students with varied qualifications and  educational backgrounds and opportunities for students to broaden and deepen their knowledge and understanding of the Caribbean and its culture, with a focus on popular music, Rastafari studies, and creative and cultural industries.

Students at Cultural Studies from The University of the West Indies will:

  • be sensitized to different theoretical frameworks for the interpretation of culture and cultural texts in the region, as well as in other geographical locations;
  • understand the convergence of media, information technology and culture within the local and global contexts;

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Theory and Conceptualization Of Culture
  • Debates in Caribbean Cultural Identity
  • Dynamics Of Caribbean Culture
  • Methods of Inquiry in Cultural Studies
  • Language and Culture
  • Caribbean Popular and Creative Culture
  • Caribbean Cultural Diasporas

Key information

Duration

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

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
Lower Second Class

English requirements

We are not aware of any English requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Lower Second Class Honours degree or its equivalent. 
  • Original Copies of your Supporting Documents
  • Official Transcript

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    15000 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 15000 USD per year during 12 months.
  • National

    4027 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 4027 USD per year during 12 months.

J$620,000

Funding

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