The MRes in Social Anthropology, Ethnology and Cultural History (SAnECH) is the principal gateway programme for carrying out doctoral-level anthropological research at the University of Aberdeen, as well as a stand-alone Masters programme in its own right. Combining taught skills courses with lively and innovative seminar forums for staff and students, this programme will allow you to develop both your research goals and the means to achieve them. The Anthropology group at Aberdeen provide world class research expertise that combines a genuinely global focus with an established track record of research on Scotland and the Circumpolar North.
COURSES Semester 1 Research in Social Anthropology
Optional Courses The Museum Idea Supervised Reading Research Skills in Anthropology Understanding People and Environment More Than Human Anthropological Theory for MSc Materials, Technology and Power in the Andean Region
Semester 2 Scottish Training and Anthropological Research Research in Social Anthropology Optional Reading Environment Ethnography Morality and Belief in Islam Supervised Reading Research Design and Practice in Anthropology Culture and Society in Latin America Roads: Mobility, Movement, Migration
University of Aberdeen has a high academic standard and quality within all of its programmes. It wishes to promote talent and encourage students from: China Malaysia Vietnam African Countriesto study a postgraduate qualification at University of Aberdeen
Value of Scholarship(s)
Scholarships are available in January and September You must have an unconditional offer for a masters taught programme You must be a full time international student You must be based at the Aberdeen City campus for your studies
Once you have received your firm offer from the Vice Principle you will receive a scholarship offer. Instructions will be sent to you about how to accept your scholarship.