B.A. Cultural Studies and Social Anthropology (Hons)

University of Kent
In Canterbury (England)

Price on request

Important information

  • Bachelor's degree
  • Canterbury (England)

What do we mean by culture and why are its many forms so hotly contested? Why is it so important to our sense of identity and belonging? Cultural Studies and Social Anthropology (Hons) programme from the University of Kent is an innovative subject with distinctive perspectives on all forms of present day culture. We explore connections between popular culture, the arts and everyday life by crossing social sciences/humanities boundaries.

Important information

Requirements: English Language Requirements IELTS Take IELTS test 6.5 IMPORTANT NOTE: The UK government confirmed new requirements for secure English language testing for visa and immigration purposes. Learn more


Where and when

Starts Location
01 September 2016
CT2 7PE, Kent, England
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What you'll learn on the course

Social Anthropology
Cultural Studies

Course programme

Course Content

The course structure below gives a flavour of the modules that will be available to you and provides details of the content of this programme. This listing is based on the current curriculum and may change year to year in response to new curriculum developments and innovation. Most programmes will require you to study a combination of compulsory and optional modules, you may also have the option to take ‘wild’ modules from other programmes offered by the University in order that you may customise your programme and explore other subject areas of interest to you or that may further enhance your employability.

Stage 1

Possible modules may include:

  • Modern Culture
  • Contemporary Culture and Media
  • Social Anthropology
  • Foundations of Biological Anthropology

You have the opportunity to select wild modules in this stage

Stage 2

Possible modules may include:

  • Popular Culture, Media and Society
  • Ethnographies
  • Advanced Social Anthropology 1: Power and Economy

You have the opportunity to select wild modules in this stage

Stage 3

Possible modules may include:

  • Cultures of Embodiment
  • Digital Culture
  • Cultural Studies Research Dissertation
  • Contemporary Sociological Theory
  • Sociology of Crime and Deviance
  • Environmental Politics
  • Social Sciences in the Classroom
  • Gender, Crime and Criminal Justice
  • Violence and Society
  • Youth and Crime
  • Criminal Justice in Modern Britain:Development, Issues and Politics
  • Race and Racism
  • Environmental Policy and Practice