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Social Anthropology BSocSc (Hons)

University of Manchester

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UCAS CODE: L600

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  • Qualification

    Bachelor of Social Science (with Honours) - BSocSc (H)

  • Location

    Main Site

  • Study mode

    Full time

  • Start date

    SEP-21

  • Duration

    3 Years

Course summary

The BSocSc Social Anthropology course is a single honours course for Social Anthropology specialists, providing comprehensive knowledge past and present. You will learn the diverse ways human beings live in the world today. Contemporary Social Anthropology is a critical discipline that tackles an enormous variety of topics. These range from social and cultural implications of new reproductive and information technologies through the analysis of ritual, kinship, and material culture. Also, the study of violence, poverty and the means for resolving conflicts and alleviating human suffering.You will learn about our distinctive character and focus on economic and political aspects of social and cultural life, the anthropology of visual and other sensory media, and anthropological study of kinship and new technologies. The course has both regional and global scope, focusing on particular peoples and areas, while considering wider issues including processes of globalisation and migration.

Application deadline

15 January 2020

Tuition fees

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£ 19,500per year

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A level : ABB

Typical Contextual Offer: BBBApplicants must be studying at least one of the following A-level subjects: Accounting; Economics; Finance; Business Studies; Development Studies; Government and Politics; Economic and Social History; Mathematics; Anthropology; Sociology; Philosophy; Religious Studies; English Language; English Literature; Geography; Psychology; Classical Civilisation; History; Archaeology; Communication Studies; Environmental Studies; World Development; Biology; Chemistry; Physics; Modern Languages.

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University information

University of Manchester

  • University League Table

    17th

  • Campus address

    The University of Manchester, Oxford Road, Manchester, Manchester, M13 9PL, England

Subject rankings

  • Subject ranking

    7th out of 34 2

  • Entry standards

    / Max 212
    155 78%

    11th

    1
  • Graduate prospects

    / Max 100
    74 74%

    7th

  • Student satisfaction

    / Max 5
    4.08 82%

    15th

    8

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