MPhil in Sociology (The Sociology of Reproduction) Program By University of Cambridge |Top Universities

MPhil in Sociology (The Sociology of Reproduction)

MPhil in Sociology (The Sociology of Reproduction)

University of Cambridge

University of Cambridge, Cambridge, United Kingdom
  • QS World University Rankings
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  • Degree MPhil
  • Study Level Masters
  • Duration 9 months
This MPhil pathway is designed to give students a basic understanding of major themes and debates in the sociology of reproduction and new reproductive technologies. Two core modules introduce key concepts and approaches to the sociology of reproduction, and core methodologies in this field. Other substantive modules can be chosen in consultation with the student's supervisor or the course director. Topics to be covered include reproductive technologies, reproductive politics, reproductive rights, new kinships, alternative families, reproductive biology, assisted conception, fertility and infertility, the fertility industry, feminist theories of reproduction, and the relationship between race, nation and reproduction.