BA Comparative Religion and Social Anthropology / Overview
Year of entry: 2022
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- Degree awarded
- Bachelor of Arts (BA)
- 3 years
- Typical A-level offer
ABB, not including General Studies
- Typical contextual A-level offer
Grades BBB, not including General StudiesFind out more about contextual admissions.
- Refugee/care-experienced offer
Applicants who have been in local authority care for more than three months or have refugee status may be eligible for an offer two grades below the standard requirements.Find out more about contextual admissions.
- Typical International Baccalaureate offer
34 points overall. 6,5,5 in Higher Level subjects.
- How to apply
Apply through UCAS
- 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 Religions and for Anthropology (Sunday Times Good University Guide 2020), on a course that received a 100% score for student satisfaction for Religions and Theology in the 2020 National Student Survey.
- Study at a top 5 UK university for Religions and Theology (Guardian University Guide 2022).
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- School of Arts, Languages and Cultures
- Contact name
- Louis Byrne
- (0)161 275 3211
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