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Medical Anthropology - MSc


Brunel University London Anthropology

Full time & Part time September MSc 1 year full time; 2-2.5 years part time

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If you work in medicine or allied fields and want to learn more about how illness and wellness are considered in difference cultures, anthropology is an ideal route to greater understanding.

Medical anthropology is the study of cultural beliefs and practices associated with the origin, recognition and management of health and illness in different social and cultural groups.

Brunel was the first university in Europe to establish a master's degree in medical anthropology and since then has continued to develop the course to reflect the changing world in which we live.

The Medical Anthropology MSc will equip you with a broad, general understanding of anthropology and how it might be applied to medical and health-related problems.

You will develop a deeper understanding of how people’s

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Entry Requirements

A 2:2 (or above) UK Honours degree, or an equivalent internationally recognised qualification.
Applicants with other degrees, that have relevant experience, will be considered on an individual basis.
Applicants will be interviewed either in person or by telephone.


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