Anthropologists want to know how people across the globe experience and understand the world around them. Anthropologists answer their research questions by engaging in long-term immersive fieldwork with the societies and communities they study. Brunel Anthropology offers a unique programme that gives you the opportunity to carry out your own anthropological research or work placements as part of your degree. Study this innovative and exciting subject at Brunel, which has repeatedly been voted the number one place to study Anthropology in the UK.
Expand your perspective in anthropology and sociology with fieldwork opportunities in and out of the classroom
Deepen your understanding of anthropology and other areas including medical, psychological, social, youth, education and international development
Join our thriving research community, led by lecturers who are actively engaged in research or creative practice across a wide and diverse number of specialisms
This online talk by Professor Michael Wayne for students applying to Techne will go through key sections of the application form.
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Our Postgraduate Open Day is a fantastic opportunity for you to discover Brunel. Explore all aspects of university life, talk to our staff and students, and find out what Brunel has to offer.
Our lecture explores how writers and artists have taken up the challenge of exploring the topic of fertility and our perceptions of being human.
Our lecture explores how the law, the workplace, society and community can help to support individuals to have a productive work life and also procreate.
Our lecture explains how how biochemicals can affect fertility and the development of embryos, and the consequences for our society.
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Our Anthropology department is ranked 4th in the UK in the 2019 Guardian League tables
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Anthropology and Sociology BSc
Anthropology of Childhood, Youth and Education...
Anthropology of International Development and Humanitarian...
Children, Youth and International Development MA
Culture and Evolution PhD
Medical Anthropology MSc
Psychological and Psychiatric Anthropology MSc
Social Anthropology MRes
Undergraduate Pathway in Humanities, Social Sciences...