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18700 GBP/year
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About

In this Culture, Society and Globalization course from University of York, you'll learn how people are shaped by their nationality, gender and ethnicity and explore  the global effects of culture transformation.

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Overview

Discover how societies and cultures across  the world are becoming increasingly connected.

You'll look into how social media impacts society on a global scale, and what this means for people's lives and identities.

You'll also develop advanced research skills to help you design studies, and interpret and critically evaluate data and findings.

Careers and skills

This broad-based Culture, Society and Globalization course from University of York is an ideal grounding for postgraduate students looking to go on to further study such as PhD or for a career in an international organisation, government organisations or the third sector. The communication and cultural knowledge developed will be highly valued by any organisation with international interests.

Career opportunities

  • Social research organisations and marketing
  • Media
  • Art
  • Heritage and leisure
  • Management and organisations, especially international companies

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Culture, Society and Globalisation: Theories and Developments 
  • Culture, Society and Globalisation: Inequalities and Practices
  • Research Design
  • Understanding Social Media 
  • Themes and Issues in Contemporary Sociology
  • Social Media, Data and Society
  • Conflict and Development

Key information

Duration

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

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

Applications can be submitted year-round, but we recommend you apply as early as possible as entry to many courses is competitive.

Credits

180 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
Lower Second Class

Other requirements

General requirements

  • A degree in a relevant social sciences or humanities discipline. Candidates with other backgrounds and relevant experience may be admitted following an interview. Alternatively, we may accept a 2:2 undergraduate degree supported by at least one year of relevant work experience.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    18700 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 18700 GBP per year during 12 months.
  • National

    8440 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 8440 GBP per year during 12 months.

Part-time (2 years)

  • UK: £4,220
  • International/EU: £9,350

Living costs for York

646 - 1124 GBP /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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