UCL (University College London)

Course Introduction

This course provides a broad based training in social science approaches to the analysis of material and visual media; ranging from art, photography, film and media within visual anthropology; to consumption, museum anthropology and cultural heritage, landscape and genres (such as clothing and the built environment), within material culture.

Course Modules

Core modules: critical issues; option modules: anthropology and photography; advanced topics in digital culture (ethnographies of the digital); documentary film and the anthropological eye; anthropology of art and design; social construction of landscape; transforming and creating the world; anthropology of the built environment; mass consumption and design; risk, power and uncertainty; anthropology of nationalism, ethnicity and race; gender, language and culture.

Course Additional Entry

This research based Master's degree is suitable for those students entering postgraduate study with a strong background in the discipline, gained either through an undergraduate degree, or through a well'regarded conversion Master's programme.

Duration & Attendance Qualification Tuition fees
1 year
Full Time
MA (Postgraduate) £18,670  Academic year. First year overseas fees
1 year
Full Time
MA (Postgraduate) £9,020  Academic year. First year home fees
2 years
Part Time
MA (Postgraduate) £9,285  Academic year. First year overseas fees
2 years
Part Time
MA (Postgraduate) £4,510  Academic year. First year home fees