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MA Visual Anthropology
A master's degree from the world's leading centre for visual anthropology and sensory media.

MA Visual Anthropology / Overview

Year of entry: 2019

Degree awarded
Master of Arts (MA)
Duration
1 year full-time
Entry requirements

A UK Honours degree (or overseas equivalent) at 2:1 level in anthropology, sociology, or related social science or humanities subject.

Applicants must also submit with their application, the following:

  • personal statement;
  • two academic references; and
  • Transcript of marks.

Full entry requirements

How to apply

Apply here

Course options

Full-time Part-time Full-time distance learning Part-time distance learning
MA Y N N N

Course overview

  • Study at the Granada Centre for Visual Anthropology - widely recognised as the world's leading centre for visual anthropology and sensory media
  • Benefit from a course that combines anthropology with practical training in film-making, editing, visual methods, photography, sensory ethnography and sound
  • Develop your learning with access to professional equipment and support by internally renowned staff comprising the largest visual anthropology faculty in Europe

Open days

The University holds regular open days, where you will have the opportunity to tour the campus and find out more about our facilities and courses.

On this day, you will find out more about the School of Social Sciences and our resources, and meet academic and admissions staff who will be able to answer any questions you have.

For more information, see open days and visits .

Fees

For entry in the academic year beginning September 2019, the tuition fees are as follows:

  • MA (full-time)
    UK/EU students (per annum): £10,500
    International students (per annum): £19,000

Scholarships/sponsorships

We offer a number of postgraduate taught scholarships and merit awards to outstanding applicants and international students.

In addition, the Manchester Alumni Scholarship Scheme offers a £3,000 reduction in tuition fees to University of Manchester alumni who achieved a first-class bachelor's degree and are progressing to a postgraduate taught master's course.

For more information, see fees and funding or search the University's postgraduate funding database .

Contact details

Academic department
School of Social Sciences
Contact name
Janet Smith
Telephone
+44(0) 161 275 4471
Email
Website
http://www.manchester.ac.uk/social-anthropology
Academic department overview

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