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You will study a set of modules focussing on childhood, youth and education alongside foundational modules in social and cultural anthropology and on conducting anthropological research.
In your second term you have a choice of options from anthropology as well as from related disciplines such as globalisation and development.
You will also have the opportunity to conduct your own dissertation fieldwork anywhere in the world according to your anthropological interests.
You will learn through a combination of lectures, seminars, workshops and tutorials as well as through your own reading. You will also be encouraged to attend the department’s calendar of lunchtime research meetings where guest speakers share insight from their own research and experience.
Anthropology of Childhood, Youth and Education is taught by a team of Brunel experts who have worked in many countries across the globe, including South, West and East Africa, Papua New Guinea, Indonesia, India and Sri Lanka, as well as Britain.
Ethnographic Research Methods
Dissertation in Childhood, Youth and Education
Understanding Childhood and Youth
Anthropology of Education and Learning
In addition to providing a firm grounding for doctoral research on childhood and youth, this degree will enhance your professional development in many fields, including:
As you journey through the course, you will also develop a valuable set of analytical and research skills that can be used in a wide range of careers.