University of Pretoria UP Anthropology

University of Pretoria UP Anthropology

The Department is relatively small with ten full-time staff and has a friendly, collegial atmosphere. Undergraduate students are encouraged to participate in discussion and debate in class, and in the student societies. Postgraduate students and staff are drawn together in a fortnightly departmental seminar, where they have opportunity to present their own work as well as to learn from and discuss the research of their peers, staff members, and eminent visitors.

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Postgraduate Programmes Honours

Entry to the honours course is restricted to students who have obtained an average of at least 65% in their third-year undergraduate majors. The honours course comprises four coursework modules and a research project on an approved topic leading to a research report (mini-dissertation) of between 10-15,000 words.

APL 761: Contemporary Ethnography [20 credits]

APL 754: The Anthropology of Money and Economy [20 credits]

APL 756: Politics and Identity [20 credits]

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APL 770: Research Methods [20 credits]

APL 770: Research Report: Anthropology [40 credits]

Master’s and PhD

Master’s and doctoral degrees are by research (dissertation) alone.

 

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