This course provides training for postgraduate research into the anthropology of human creativity, art, material culture and visual expression. It takes perception as its starting point and draws on themes extending across the subject boundaries between art and anthropology.
Semester 1: 1. The anthropology of connections: interdisciplinarity as methodology 2. Anthropology, art and perception 1 Semester 2: 1. Research methods in social anthropology 2. Anthropology, art and perception 2
Modules are assessed through coursework which includes essays and independent research-led assignments. Over the course of the year, with particular focus during the summer months, you will devise a research project culminating in a 15,000-word dissertation or 10,000-word dissertation with a practical element.
A good 2.1 Honours undergraduate degree. We welcome applications from students with an undergraduate degree in Social Anthropology and from those with no previous anthropological experience. If you studied your first degree outside the UK, please see the university’s international entry requirements.
Fees and funding
|Northern Ireland||£9900||Whole course|