MA or Master of Arts is a master's degree awarded in the fields of social sciences, humanities, theology and fine arts. Graduates are required to have a bachelor's degree to be admitted to MA or Master of Arts which typically lasts from one up to two years full-time. Graduates, boys and girls can decide to attend one of these master's degrees by public or private universities, schools of the arts or academies. This path provides graduates with a general knowledge in a discipline and allows a career growth.
First of all young men and women graduate with a bachelor's or master's degree and then attend to a master program or advanced course in the humanistic area: this is the typical route of boys and girls who want to obtain a specialization in the historical, philosophical, literary area and then become managers, teachers, successful professionals with a career in the humanities maybe as academics or culture expert. They are in fact programs designed for students with a literary preparation which provide specific knowledge.
The higher education of the European College of Parma Foundation is geared to providing an in-depth interdisciplinary and multi-cultural study programme on the process of European integration.
MA in European Union-Russia Studies combines international relations, economics, law, history and cultural studies of the EU and Russia.
MA in Baltic Sea Region Studies combines international relations, economics, law, history and cultural studies of Baltic Sea Region countries.
Staging Art, Culture, and Design Events for Enterprises, Cities, and Communities. Master’s degree offered jointly with the Università Cattolica del Sacro Cuore.
MA in Semiotics provides interdisciplinary background and gives a theoretical base for the application of semiotic ideas.
This exciting new programme deals with the relationship between culture, the arts and organization.
MA in Philosophy gives a systematic overview of the field of philosophy, theoretical developments, concepts and methods of philosophical research.
This is a unique, highly practical course designed to provide a transition for recent graduates into the world of politics and related sectors.
This course gives you the opportunity for advanced study in an intellectually lively department with a long tradition of excellent teaching and an international reputation for research.
This course is suitable for people from a wide variety of academic and professional backgrounds, including educators from the state and private sectors.
This MA offers you the opportunity to explore key aspects of film analysis, history and practice. Through a range of different approaches to the study of film, including genre and textual analysis, and audience studies, you will be exposed to some of the most pressing debates about film today.
This programme is designed to offer comprehensive training in the core subject areas of linguistics, while also offering you the flexibility to focus on formal linguistics, sociolinguistics or the exciting and emerging links between them
Modern linguistics is the scientific study of all aspects of the world’s languages from their sound systems and grammatical structure through to the interaction of language with culture, the study of meaning in language, and the use of language in modern technology.
This MA programme builds on our thriving undergraduate programme in Comparative Literature. This field, sometimes also understood as comparative cultural studies, has since its beginnings, recognised the realities of cultural movement and of exchange and dialogue.
The MA in Critical Media and Cultural Studies addresses this double lack. It offers frames of analysis critical of this theoretical and geographical closure, designed for studying non-Western media production, distribution, reception and commentary.
This programme enables students to engage critically with different aspects of Turkish culture and society. The degree offers comprehensive training in the field of Turkish studies
More detailed information about our Masters courses, including the most up to date modules (units) you can study are available on the SOAS website: www.soas.ac.uk/admissions/pg/subject/Here you will find the latest information about our courses. If you have any questions, please just let us know!
The MA in African Literature enables students to engage critically with varied aspects of oral and written literatures in Africa.
this degree takes seriously the development and use of mediated forms by minority ethnic, diasporic, exilic and refugee populations, be that in minority television channels, deterritorialized political action or other forms of cultural and political representation.
The degree offers courses dealing with particular regions or categories of art such as Fatimid art and architecture, Arab, Persian, and Turkish painting, Mamluk architecture, and applied arts and architecture of Ottoman Egypt and Syria.
The MA in Migration and Diaspora Studies is a broad-based degree for students who want to receive specialized research training in Migration and Diaspora Studies, including a relevant language, which will prepare them to proceed to advanced postgraduate research in Migration and Diaspora Studies.