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BSc (Hons) Anthropology

Degree Duration

3 years :



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Degree Overview

The course covers classic themes of both social anthropology (such as kinship, witchcraft, cannibalism and indigenous cosmologies) and biological anthropology (including human ecology and adaption, primate biology and behaviour, and human evolution). We offer some of the most innovative modules in the UK, giving you the opportunity to study exciting topics such as the relationship between culture and biology, gender and performance, political/historical ecology, medical anthropology, the anthropology of science, and the study of human-animal relations.

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Why Study this Degree

You’ll leave this course with the practical skills and knowledge to pursue many different careers, including conservation, teaching, journalism, international business, overseas development work, heritage and cultural sectors, charities and non-governmental organisations (NGOs) such as OXFAM and Children in Need.

Take up the option to travel to South Africa for a field trip in your final year.