Research and field collection in Scottish Ethnology encompass the following main areas:
song and instrumental music
The MRes in Social Anthropology provides a firm foundation in the methods and methodologies of social anthropology and the human sciences, to serve as a basis for knowledgeable and skilled research in...Read more
MLitt Ethnology and Folklore is unique in the UK. It develops a broad understanding of Ethnology, Folklore and Ethnomusicology, and offers introduction to material culture, custom, belief, song, music,...Read more
Advanced training in the subjects that you need for a career in anatomy and forensic anthropology. Learn from researchers who are working on live cases.
This one-year degree is designed for...Read more
The MRes in Pacific Studies examines the history, languages, cultures and varieties of social organisation of the Pacific (Melanesia, Polynesia, and Micronesia). The programme is designed for students...Read more
Social Anthropology allows you to study human societies and carry out research with cultural and critical awareness.
Anthropology is the comparative study of human societies in all their diversity. ...Read more
A course for students who already hold a degree in biomedical science and want to develop skills for the analysis and identification of human skeletal remains.
Forensic anthropology is the...Read more
This programme offers an intensive introduction to contemporary social anthropology.
It is primarily intended for graduates with little or no previous training in anthropology;...Read more
The MRes in Anthropology, Art and Perception provides training for postgraduate research into the anthropology of human creativity, art, material culture and visual expression. It takes perception as...Read more
Aberdeen’s anthropology department was established at the turn of the millennium, initially with a specific focus on the Anthropology of the North, an orientation unique among UK departments. ...Read more