Cultural Anthropology and Development Sociology
Do you want to understand the complexities of today’s gender issues, social media use, food habits, social justice movements, labour relations or religious expressions? Join our international bachelor's programme in Cultural Anthropology and Development Sociology and get insight into people's social and cultural differences! Watch the Programme Presentation and learn more about this programme.
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About the programme Cultural Anthropology and Development Sociology
Do you often wonder why people are so different? Would you love to learn first-hand why people behave the way they do? Combining hands-on research with academic training, this programme provides you insights and skills relating to cultural and social differences.
Our international bachelor's programme in Cultural Anthropology and Development Sociology challenges you to explore cultural diversity by seeing the world through other people’s eyes. You will be challenged to dive deep into topics that move you, from climate change to racism, homelessness, or child labour, to name but a few.
Alumni typically find jobs in areas of policy, communication and research, for example as environmental consultant at a nonprofit organisation, communications advisor for a company and diversity officer for a municipality.
Why study Cultural Anthropology and Development Sociology in Leiden?
- Be part of an international classroom.
- Conduct your own fieldwork during your second year
- From the second year onwards you specialise in Sustainable Societies or Digital and Audiovisual Ethnography
- Enjoy a unique training in qualitative and quantitative research methods
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You can participate in the Online Experience Cultural Anthropology and Development Sociology throughout the whole year, 24/7. Start this Online Experience whenever you want. All you have to do is sign up for the Online Experience. You will attend online lectures, get a taste of the programme's atmosphere and meet five alumni who will tell you about their current jobs.
Are you enthusiastic about the Cultural Anthropology and Development Sociology programme, but still have a few questions? Contact our study ambassador Nicolás Moreno-Gutiérrez, he can tell you all about the programme and student life in Leiden.