18 Area & Cultural Studies Master's degrees in Sweden

Area & Cultural Studies

In this inter-disciplinary field, one usually specialises his studies on a certain culture such as Asian studies, African American studies, Latino studies but also childhood studies for example.

Find and compare 18 Masters in Area & Cultural Studies in Sweden. Below is a selection of the available study options in Sweden. If you're interested in studying Area & Cultural Studies in Sweden you can view all 18 Master's programmes. You can also read more about the Area & Cultural Studies discipline in general, or about studying in Sweden.

Suggested Master's Programmes

Euroculture Euroculture
  • Sep 2016
    Not specified
  • 24 months

The Master Programme in Euroculture at Uppsala University offers great opportunities for students interested in understanding and helping to shape the future of European integration. Recognised by the European Commission as an Erasmus Mundus Programme of Excellence, Euroculture is for students who realise that Europe’s future will be moulded not only by economics and politics, but also through struggles over identities, values, and heritage - in a word, culture. Our interdisciplinary approach combines coursework in at least two countries. We will prepare you to make a difference in fields like diplomacy, international business, journalism, cultural management, and the European institutions.

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Scandinavian Studies Scandinavian Studies
  • Sep 2016
  • Non-EEA € 21,768 per year
  • 24 months

The Master Programme in Scandinavian Studies invites students to perform close and critical examination of issues concerning historical and contemporary cultural expressions, as well as the differences and similarities between the Scandinavian languages and literatures. This programme is for students with a Bachelor’s degree in Scandinavian Studies or the equivalent. Upon completion, students have career possibilities within the area of cultural communication, e.g. as translators, interpreters, or information officers within government administration as well as as in organisations and international companies. The programme also opens career paths in compulsory and upper-secondary schools (language teacher), and for graduate studies.

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Humanities - Cultural Anthropology Humanities - Cultural Anthropology
  • Sep 2016
  • EEA € 0 per year
  • Non-EEA € 21,768 per year
  • 24 months

The Master Programme in the Humanities provides you with the tools needed to better understand today’s globalised world of encounters between peoples, cultures and societies. With a focus on theoretical and methodological developments in the humanities, as well as on more practical skills and competences pertinent to professional careers, you will graduate with a Master of Arts.

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Asian Studies
  • Sep 2016
  • EEA € 0 per year
  • Non-EEA € 12,000 per year
  • 24 months

The aim of this interdisciplinary programme is to provide our students with advanced knowledge about contemporary issues in Asia. Students gain expertise on contemporary Asian societies and are able to specialise, based on the regional, thematic and disciplinary focus they choose.

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Literature - Culture - Media, English Literature
  • Sep 2016
  • EEA € 0 per year
  • Non-EEA € 10,910 per year
  • 24 months

The aim of the programme is to strengthen students historical knowledge and theoretical understanding of relations between literature, culture and modern media. The student can choose to specialise in English, French, Spanish, Russian or a General/Scandinavian option.

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Media and Communication Studies: Culture, Collaborative Media, and Creative Industries (120 Credits)
  • Sep 2016
  • EEA € 0 per year
  • Non-EEA € 11,500 per year
  • 24 months

The master’s programme in Media and Communication studies gives you advanced knowledge of digital media through practical approaches in the field. You will work creatively and in an explorative manner with different types of media, while learning to evaluate them from a critical perspective. You will gain a more practically oriented view and deepen your knowledge in the field through projects, preferably in collaboration with outside actors.

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Asian Studies
  • Dec 2015
    Not specified
  • 24 months

The master’s program in Asian Studies is an interdisciplinary program that provides in-depth knowledge of the Asian languages and cultures, with its main focus on Japan, China and Korea. The program also provides in-depth training in one of the following languages: Chinese, Japanese or Korean. The program’s focus is on developing the student’s ability in scientific analysis of East Asia as a whole, which is partly achieved by studying source material in each language, partly through in-depth studies of the other countries. By combining general studies with country-specific knowledge, the student has opportunities to discuss and contextualize East Asia, even on a global level.

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Literature - Culture - Media, Spanish Literature
  • Sep 2016
  • EEA € 0 per year
  • Non-EEA € 11,000 per year
  • 24 months

The aim of the programme is to strengthen students historical knowledge and theoretical understanding of relations between literature, culture and modern media. The student can choose to specialise in English, French, Spanish, Russian or a General/Scandinavian option.

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CREOLE: Cultural Differences and Transnational Processes
  • Sep 2016
  • Non-EEA € 19,630 per year
  • 24 months

The SCULO programme includes an exchange component in which students will spend two terms abroad at one, or two, of the partner universities: Universität Wien (Austria), Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona (Spain), Univerza v Ljubljani (Slovenia), Université Lumière Lyon 2 (France), National University of Ireland-Maynooth (Republic of Ireland). Studies are flexible and allow for the creation of individual programs tailored to each student’s interests.

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Media and Communication Studies: Culture, Collaborative Media, and Creative Industries (60 Credits)
  • Sep 2016
  • EEA € 0 per year
  • Non-EEA € 11,500 per year
  • 12 months

The field of media is constantly shifting and in the last decade the changes have been rapid, and a new media landscape has emerged. The digital media of today is characterised by participation and cooperation; media is wholly collaborative, in terms of both production and consumption. The master’s programme in Media and Communication studies gives you advanced knowledge of digital media through practical approaches in the field. You will work creatively and in an explorative manner with different types of media, while learning to evaluate them from a critical perspective.

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African Studies
  • Aug 2016
  • EEA € 0 per year
  • Non-EEA € 9,760 per year
  • National € 0 per year
  • 10 months

The Master Programme in African Studies brings provides the best possible education for students by inviting over 15 visiting lecturers each year who are specialists in one aspect of Africa to contribute to the education of our students. The programme is offered in colloboration with two other top ranked European Universities (University of Bologna in Italy and University of Oulu in Finland).

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Applied Cultural Analysis
  • Sep 2016
  • EEA € 0 per year
  • Non-EEA € 10,910 per year
  • 24 months

The programme aims to develop and deepen students’ knowledge and skills within the field of applied cultural analysis. It emphasises the use of ethnography and cultural analysis as a means of helping organisations and businesses to develop their services and products as well as finding solutions to problems they may face as an aspect of their daily activities.

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Sweden

Sweden

Swedish universities are renowned for their investigative research and independent thinking, and this reputation is cemented with nationally certified degrees and rigorous quality control. As a country, Sweden is an open and multicultural society with a long tradition of welcoming international students.

English-Taught Education

Many universities in Sweden offer study programmes taught in English. Studying abroad in English-taught classes makes it easier to transfer your acquired knowledge to other countries. Furthermore, English-taught education will ensure international career opportunities in the future. Before starting a programme, you need to have a basic knowledge of the English language. Find an English course on Language Learning Portal or assess your level of English by taking the IELTS language test.