Distance learning MA Programs in Religious Studies in United Kingdom 2020
Masters degrees, commonly known as MA, are postgraduate degrees lasting at least one year and sometimes two years, they are taught degrees normally requiring some actual research. MA is the most common name for a Masters degree and is often used.
Students who are interested in studying how religions differ may want to pursue a religious studies program. Depending on the program, students may focus on the existence of God, ethics and the relationship between religions.
Education in the United Kingdom is a devolved matter with each of the countries of the United Kingdom having separate systems under different governments: the UK Government is responsible for England, and the Scottish Government, the Welsh Government and the Northern Ireland Executive are responsible for Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland, respectively.
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MA Death, Religion and Culture explores the way in which death is the only inevitability of life. This universal reality is understood differently by different cultures a
MA Death, Religion and Culture explores the way in which death is the only inevitability of life. This universal reality is understood differently by different cultures and religious traditions, and those understandings are played out in rituals of death, dying and bereavement.
Entry requirements: Normally a first or second-class Honours degree or professional experience in the area of study
If English is not your first language: IELTS 6.5 (including 6.5 in academic writing) or equivalent
Start dates: September and January
Application process: UKPASS (full-time applicants only) or Direct Entry Application Form (part-time applicants only)
This Masters distinctively focuses on key concerns within mission today, including globalisation, postcolonialism, justice and the environment.
MA in Global Issues in Contemporary Mission
There is an increasing need within mission for practitioners to understand the key concerns within the global framework of contemporary mission. Our Postgraduate MA in Global Issues in Contemporary Mission addresses many of the current issues people face 'on the ground' and explores them in depth. Students can also research the pressing issues of their own ministry contexts
Who is the course for?
Are you looking for a postgraduate study that:
complements your work in an existing mission environment?
will further increase your understanding of the 'big picture' of mission?
will stretch you academically and allow you to research contemporary missiological issues?
is taught by staff with first-hand mission experience?