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BA Religion and Anthropology
Apply anthropological concepts and tools to the study of comparative religion.

BA Religion and Anthropology / Overview

Year of entry: 2019

Degree awarded
Bachelor of Arts with Honours
Duration
3 years
Typical A-level offer
Grades ABB, not including General Studies.
Typical contextual A-level offer (what is this?)
Grades BBB, not including General Studies.
Typical International Baccalaureate offer

Equivalents to A-level grades are as follows:

A*AA: 37 points overall, with 7,6,6 in Higher Level subjects.

AAA:  36 points overall, with 6,6,6 in Higher Level subjects.

AAB:  35 points overall, with 6,6,5 in Higher Level subjects.

ABB:  34 points overall, with 6,5,5 in Higher Level subjects.

NOTE: please check A-Levels for subject requirements.

Full entry requirements

Number of places/applicants
Approx 10 / 35
How to apply
Apply through UCAS .

Course overview

  • Combine the tradition-based study of religion with the social scientific approach of anthropology.
  • Study topics such as Judaism, the problem of evil, the Bible, social theory, power, and ethnography.
  • Explore themes such as ritual, myth, sacred space and iconography as critical features of human societies, both past and present.
  • Study at a top 10 UK university for both Anthropology and Theology, Divinity and Religious Studies (QS World University Rankings 2018).
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Fees

Tuition fees for home/EU students commencing their studies in September 2019 will be £9,250 per annum. Tuition fees for international students will be £18,500 per annum. For general information please see the undergraduate finance pages.

Contact details

Academic department
School of Arts, Languages and Cultures
Contact name
Katie Cowey
Telephone
+44 (0)161 306 1252
Email
Website
http://www.alc.manchester.ac.uk/religions-and-theology/
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