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BA Social Anthropology

BA Social Anthropology

Essex, University of

Colchester Campus, Colchester, United Kingdom
  • QS World University Rankings
    439
  • Degree BA
  • Study Level Bachelors
  • Duration 36 months
  • Start date Jan-2000
Social Anthropology considers every aspect of our daily lives, from how we relate to politicians, celebrities and friends, to how we define ourselves, our families, and others. On this course, students will study topics including: Witchcraft, potlatch ceremonies in North America, and the aesthetics of Nomadic people; Anthropological approaches to gender, ethnicity, race and kinship; Sociology of migration, religion belief, and multinational corporations; Birth, sex and death. Students will also receive training in sociological methods – how to design a survey, conduct an interview, and use quantitative analysis from basic statistic to big data. This course is ideal for those wanting to pursue careers in local and central government, NGOs, social work, market research, project management, fundraising, auditing, marketing, case-work, youth and community work, voluntary sector management and lobbying.