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MA Jungian and Post-Jungian Studies

MA Jungian and Post-Jungian Studies

Essex, University of

Colchester Campus, Colchester, United Kingdom
  • QS World University Rankings
    439
  • Degree MA
  • Study Level Masters
  • Duration 12 months
  • Start date Jan-2000
The MA courses will develop key employability skills including thinking analytically, essay-writing, research methods in analytical psychology and a broader understanding of depth psychological thinking, applicable to clinical and academic work. This course can serve as a pathway towards a PhD in psychoanalytic studies/Jungian and Post-Jungian Studies or to work in a clinical or non-clinical setting. Topics covered on the course include: The history of analytical psychology; Intellectual precursors to, and influences on, Jung's psychology; Key Jungian and Post-Jungian texts; The role and place of mythology in Jung's thinking; Jung's psychology of religion; Central Jungian concepts, their clinical utility and their relevance in a contemporary context; The applicability of Jung's thought to other academic disciplines; The utility of Jung's psychology to understanding culture and society.