MA Migration & Mobility

Course Introduction

Migration and mobility are fundamental forces shaping both political and economic debates and people?s social and intimate lives.

Why study MA Migration & Mobility at Goldsmiths?

* Grounded in the distinctive theories and practices of anthropology, this programme helps advance your knowledge and understanding of, and critical engagement with, contemporary processes of migration. You'll gain the critical and conceptual tools to think in new and creative ways about the contemporary movement of people, things, and ideas around the globe.

* Based in the Department of Anthropology, the degree also draws on interdisciplinary expertise in the Departments of Sociology and Media and Communications, through the Migration Research Network. You'll study in an academic community that is engaged with the key social and political issues shaping people's im/mobilities around the globe.

* Our innovative work on the topic of migration includes the use of film to intervene in the current ?migrant crises? in Europe, ethnographic studies of lifestyle migration among the middle classes, and the use of smartphones to enable migrants to document the forms of surveillance that they encounter.

* Our research expertise is integral to teaching on the programme, throughout both the compulsory and specialist optional modules. This research-led approach ensures that you acquire a diverse set of skills, enabling you to investigate migration processes across academic, public policy and activist contexts.

Careers

The MA in Migration and Mobility provides an excellent foundation for further research and postgraduate study on topics related to migration. The skills and knowledge you gain from this MA will also equip you with the right theoretical and practical experience to go into a wide range of careers such as:

* Social Researcher

* Civil Servant

* Fundraising Coordinator

* Support Engagement and Legacies Manager

* Ethnographer

* Council Member

* Outreach Worker

* Marketing Officer

* Academic, Professor or Researcher

Start Date

2020-SEP-21. 2020-SEP-21.

Tuition & Fees

Duration & Attendance Qualification Tuition fees Fee type
1 year
Full Time
MA - Master of Arts £8,640 Home Fees
1 year
Full Time
MA - Master of Arts £16,290 Overseas Fees
1 year
Full Time
MA - Master of Arts £8,640 European Fees
2 years
Part Time
MA - Master of Arts £4,320 Home Fees
2 years
Part Time
MA - Master of Arts £8,145 Overseas Fees
2 years
Part Time
MA - Master of Arts £4,320 European Fees

Qualifications Required

  • Domestic entry requirements: Students should have (or expect to be awarded) an undergraduate degree of at least second class standard in a relevant/related subject. Students might also be considered for some programmes if they aren?t a graduate or their degree is in an unrelated field, but have relevant experience and can show that they have the ability to work at postgraduate level.
  • International entry requirements: Students should have (or expect to be awarded) an undergraduate degree of at least second class standard in a relevant/related subject. Students might also be considered for some programmes if they aren?t a graduate or their degree is in an unrelated field, but have relevant experience and can show that they have the ability to work at postgraduate level. Students need to have an IELTS score of 6.5 with a 6.5 in writing. TOEFL: 90 overall with 23 in Writing and 21 in each other skill.
  • TOEFL score: 90