ethnology - Masters

City Student Scholarships Category Duration Admission Requirements Education Institution
Copenhagen SU berettiget Masters 2 year Bachelor University of Copenhagen
City Copenhagen
Student Scholarships SU berettiget
Category Masters
Duration 2 year
Admission Requirements Bachelor
Education Institution University of Copenhagen

If you choose to read the superstructure of Ethnology, then you will become acquainted with ethnological cultural theory, ethnological method of cultural analysis subjects and other important methodology you can use in your future research. A large part of your active study is based on independent reading of articles, books and sources. Here are the university library, your best friend and an invaluable source of information. You also come to write a number of projects with your study group and later in training you have the opportunity to take trips abroad, either at a university or an internship in a company.

It is recommended to take part of their studies at another university abroad, for example in Austria, Germany or Norway. Moreover, it is also an advantage to know some languages, such as English, German and possibly. a Nordic language as much literature on the subject is in these languages.

In addition to the social and cultural development is also working with health topics, as well as religion, politics and geographical changes and the impact of these.

Much of this is being researched by scientists who have chosen to study Ph.D within the profession.

Some also choose to be employed by companies or government, where they prepare studies that show the relevance of diversity and community development have on the population trends relative to act as they do.

The MSc has approximately 200 students per year and therefore you learn quickly the others in the study to know. So if you love to travel among many nationalities and make new acquaintances, then etnologistudiet is for you.

Job Opportunities

As ethnologist you at once historical and contemporary oriented cultural researcher. You can include be employed at research institutions, museums and the like, and you will also be qualified to work with planning, cultural journalism, communication, consulting and analysis work in both public and private sectors.

Related student jobs

There are many who want to work at the National Museum or the Open Air Museum, which is also very relevant jobs that you subsequently might benefit greatly from having worked on.