Masters in Area & Cultural Studies

Cultural Studies is a cross-disciplinary field that sets out to research, understand and describe the ways in which humans develop meaning for the world around them. It researches the practices, beliefs, customs, behaviour, values, art forms, etc. of human societies from all times, since antiquity until today.With various focus points, the Cultural Studies field provides potential students with a wide choice of study. Having the possibility to focus on any meaningful artefact of culture, students can tackle: history, literature, film, photography, fashion, politics and much more. Combining theoretical research with practical insight, a professional of this filed is able to describe the consequences and influences of culture on the individual and societal behaviour and perception.Having the knowledge of understanding of diverse ethical models and behaviour patterns and trends, a graduate of this discipline can be a key asset to the field of marketing for example. Public and private consultancy is another professional area in which graduates can become active.

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Suggested Master's Programmes

Arte, Gestin del Patrimonio y Turismo Cultural Master Arte, Gestin del Patrimonio y Turismo Cultural
  • Apr 2016
  • Oct 2016
  • Not specified
  • 12 months

Ostelea ha decido implementar un programa de Mster en Gestin del Patrimonio y el Turismo Cultural que tiene el objetivo de formar a profesionales y directivos en la gestin del patrimonio en el mbito de la industria turstica nacional e internacional. El mster tiene tambin el objetivo de facilitar una slida base en la economa de la cultura y en la gestin y anlisis de los modelos de gestin del patrimonio.

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Psychology (Psychology of Culture) M.Sc. Psychology (Psychology of Culture)
  • Any time
  • Not specified
  • 18 months

The Online M.S. in Psychology offered by Walden University helps you explore he social, cognitive, and cultural aspects of human behavior. The Psychology of Culture specialization opens the door to a great diversity of thoughts, perceptions and behaviors that share insight into the impact of culture into the influence of culture on human psychology. Receive a 20% tuition reduction when you start on February 29, 2016.

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Historical, Literary & Cultural Studies M.A. Historical, Literary & Cultural Studies
  • Sep 2016
  • EEA € 1,951 per year
  • Non-EEA € 9,685 per year
  • 24 months

Whether you are interested in the ancient world, political history or religious history; the Research Masters programme in Historical, Literary and Cultural Studies offers something for each and everyone. There are three Masters specialisations: Historical Studies, Literary Studies or Art and Visual Culture. Each programme has their own focus. Historical Studies focuses mainly on the visual and material culture from the Antiquity. Literary studies focuses on classical and modern languages like German, Spanish, French and English. Art and Visual culture focuses on visual and material culture from Antiquity to the present.

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Israel Studies M.A. Israel Studies
  • Oct 2016
  • International $ 9,000 per year
  • 12 months

The International Masters Degree Program in Israel studies offers students the opportunity to partake in in-depth study of the State of Israel covering periods of the beginning of the Zionist movement to the present day.

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Arab and Islamic Studies M.A. Arab and Islamic Studies
  • Aug 2016
  • Non-EEA € 8,000 per year
  • EEA € 0 per year
  • 24 months

The days are gone when it made sense to study the Arab and Islamic worlds as a distant other. Arab communities are to be found in Europe as well as in the Arab world, and Islam is a Western religion as well as an Arab one. The MA in Arab and Islamic Studies at Aarhus University therefore focuses on todays globalised and transnational realities, on Islam and Muslims in Europe as well as in the Arab world.

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Cross-Cultural Psychology M.Sc. Cross-Cultural Psychology
  • Sep 2016
  • EEA £ 7,000 per year
  • Non-EEA £ 13,500 per year
  • Not specified

This course provides you with an understanding of how basic psychological processes may vary across cultures, and gives you the skills necessary to conduct your own research with different ethnic groups. The programme is specifically aimed at those who intend to pursue their psychological work in a number of different cultural settings, whether within Britain or overseas.

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Donauraum Studien (Postgradualer Studiengang) M.A. Donauraum Studien (Postgradualer Studiengang)
  • Feb 2017
  • Sep 2016
  • EEA € 899 per semester
  • Non-EEA € 899 per semester
  • 24 months

Der Studiengang vermittelt Grundlagen und Hintergrundwissen fr ein tiefgreifendes Verstndnis der mittel- und osteuropischen Geschichte, Kultur, Wirtschaft, Politik sowie aktueller gesellschaftlicher Fragen. Schwerpunkt ist die historische und kulturelle Entwicklung der Region. Eine Vertiefung der Studienfcher wird in den Bereichen Kunst und Literatur angeboten. Im Wahlfachbereich steht den Studierenden nahezu das gesamte Angebot der Universitt (juristische, politologische und wirtschaftswissenschaftliche Fcher) offen.

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Balkan, Eurasian and Central European Studies (BECES) Master Balkan, Eurasian and Central European Studies (BECES)
  • Sep 2016
  • EEA € 6,000 per year
  • Non-EEA € 6,000 per year
  • 24 months

Balkan, Eurasian and Central European Studies (BECES) is a two-year English-language Master's degree programme, which focuses on modern history, politics and diplomacy, as well as to fundamental social, cultural and economic problems. It addresses the English-speaking audience with a deep and versatile exploration of the East, understood as a territory composed of Central Europe, the Balkan Peninsula, and the Post- Soviet area, including the Caucasus and Central Asia.

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International Master in Mediterranean Studies, IMS Master International Master in Mediterranean Studies, IMS
  • Oct 2016
  • EEA € 0 per year
  • Non-EEA € 3,000 per year
  • 24 months

The student of the Mediterranean Studies gains practical knowledge of English language for teaching and academic purpose (level C1) or basic Polish (level B1) according to the particular learning program. The knowledge of one of these languages as a tool is supplemented with comprehensive and wide studies of ancient Greek and Roman literature and culture as a basis for the cultural development of Mediterranean region.

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Migration and Diaspora Studies and Intensive Language M.Sc. Migration and Diaspora Studies and Intensive Language
  • Sep 2016
  • EEA £ 7,900 per year
  • Non-EEA £ 16,500 per year
  • 24 months

The MA in Migration and Diaspora Studies is a broad-based degree for students who want to receive specialized research training in Migration and Diaspora Studies, including a relevant language, which will prepare them to proceed to advanced postgraduate research in Migration and Diaspora Studies at SOAS or elsewhere.

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Cultural and Critical Studies M.A. Cultural and Critical Studies
  • Jan 2017
  • Sep 2016
  • EEA £ 5,000 per year
  • Non-EEA £ 11,500 per year
  • 12 months

This interdisciplinary course offers you the rare opportunity to study contemporary critical and cultural debates across a wide range of fields. Exploring a variety of different visual, textual and spatial forms of culture, and their diverse theorisations, the course will particularly appeal to those with wide-ranging interests in the arts and humanities, as well as those interested in cutting-edge theoretical debates.

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