Birkbeck, University of London

Course Introduction

Social anthropology raises big questions about people, societies and cultures, not only 'other' societies but also our own lives and our engagement with other places, cultures and people. On this course, you'll explore global questions of power and resources, as well as anthropological perspectives on gender, material culture, identity, religion and culture. This course provides valuable insights, particularly for people working in health, education, development and policy'making.

Course Modules

Modules: Introductions (understanding the social world); doing anthropology; ways of seeing; material culture, consumption and the construction of self.

Duration & Attendance Qualification Tuition fees
2 years
Part Time Evening
CertHE (Post A-Level)

Qualifications required:

  • Mature entry