Shanghai University
Anthropology

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Teaching Medium: Chinese
Degree Awarded: Master's Degree
Entry Requirements: Bachelor's Degree
Duration: 3 Years
Hours/Week: 22 hrs/wk
Starting Date: Sep. 2016
Applocation Deadline: May 31,2016
Tuition Fee: CNY 26000 per year
Application Fee: 70 USD (Non-Refundable)

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REQUIREMENTS

  • 1. Non-Chinese citizens with a valid passport.
  • 2. Be in good health condition and above the age of 18.
  • 3. With reliable financial support and custody.
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Program Description

First-degree subject of sociology master training spot project
1. Aims of the programme
This first-degree master training point sets up courses containing sociology, anthropology and folklore.The detailed research aspects concluded: metropolitan sociology, organic sociology, sociology for community of town and country, analysis of social net, family sociology, financial anthropology, law anthropolgy, social folklore, literatural folklore and so on. To culture masters with better ability in theory research, field survey, decision-making and consulting.
2. Duration
The fixed year number for learning is usually three years for masters.
3.Major Setup
Major
Research Aspect
Sociology 1. methropolitan sociology
2. organic sociology
3. sociology for community of town and country
4. analysis of social net
5. social constructure and classify research
6. family sociology
7. social work
8. PE sociology
Anthropology 1. Economic anthropology
2. Legal anthropology
3. Ethnic Studies in Anthropology
Folklore 1. Social folklore
2. Literatural folklore
4.Courses setup (As in the form)
Courses setup of sociology First-degree subject
Category
Course Number
Course Name
Period
Credit
Term
Remarks
Academic Degree Courses Political Theoretical Course 
001000701
Theory and Practice of Scientific Socialism
30
2
1
 
001000703
Selected Readings of Marxist Classics
60
3
2
First
Foreign Language 
001000704
Public English
100
3
1, 2
 
021000701
Professional English
40
2
4
Basic and Specialized Course 
021101710
Theories in Current Sociology
40
4
1
Major Courses of Sociology
021101702
Research Methods in Sociology
40
4
2
021101711
Senior Social Statistics
40
4
3
021101712
Theories in Current Anthropology
40
4
1
Major Courses of Anthropology
021101705
Research Methods in Anthropology
40
4
2
021101713
Anthropology of China
40
4
3
021101714
Theories in Current Folklore
40
4
1
Major Courses of Folklore
021101715
Research Methods of Folklore
40
4
2
021101716
Folk Literature Theory
40
4
1
Required Courses Selected Courses
(Literature Reading Seminar) 
021101918
Sociology of China
40
4
3
6 selected at least
021101919
Anthropology of China
40
4
3
021101920
History of Folklore Theories
40
4
3
021101901
Social Network Analysis
40
4
3
021101921
Sociology of China
40
4
3
021101903
Sociology of Family
40
4
3
021101904
Research Methods of Quality
40
4
2
021101905
Sociology of Organization
40
4
4
021101906
Urban Sociology
40
4
4
021101922
Mental Health and Education at School
40
4
3
021101923
Research on the Risk Sociology
40
4
3
021101924
The Frontier Theory of China Social Construction
40
4
3
021101907
Community Analysis
40
4
2
021101908
Seminars in Historical Anthropology
40
4
2
021101909
Urban Anthropology of China
40
4
3
021101910
Seminars in Anthropology of Religion
40
4
4
021101911
Economic Anthropology
40
4
3
021101912
Political Anthropology
40
4
4
021101925
Ethnic Studies in Anthropology
40
4
3
021101913
Seminars in Folk Literature of China
40
4
2
021101914
Seminars in Social folklore
40
4
2
021101915
Seminars in Folklore of Literature
40
4
3
021101916
Seminars in Folklore of Literature
40
4
4
021101917
Seminars in Special Topics of Folklore
40
4
4
Academic Seminar 
 
 
 
2
 
 
5.Dissertation
1) After the completion of getting the ordered credit hour, postgraduates can go start the dissertation;
2) Postgraduates should ,in the second calendar year,finish chosing the topic of dissertation and composing plan under the direction of their tutor,and do thesis statement for the first time .The thesis statement should have 3-5 professional tutors,of whom there must be 3 professors or vice professors.The topic and contents of thesis must have learned or applied value. on a certain extend.
3) During the period of writing thesis, you should join the research project which your tutor presided, to enhance your abilities of the theory research and demonstration research, and its assess of technology and research level should be excuted according to the requirement of "Shanghai University master degree confered by the quantization indication of technology and research results".
4) After finishing the thesis and being confirmed in the pre-answer procedure, which consists of four senior teachers including your tutor, then evaluation and answer for thesis procedure will be organised which concluded specalists in the same field from this school or other institutions.
50 After finishing the thesis, students will be confered master degree according to the evaluation regulation of "The degree regulation of People's Republic of China" and "The rules of Shanghai University degree confered".

Entry Requirements

1. Undergraduate graduation, hold a Bachelor's Degree
2. HSK 6
3. Aged 18 - 40

Application Materials

1.  Photocopy of valid passport
With photo, passport number &expiration date and name included.

2.  Passport-sized photo
A passport-sized photo taken recently of the applicant.

3.  Bachelor's degree diploma
Graduation certificate should be in Chinese or English.If not, it should be translated into Chinese or English and be notarized.

4.  Transcript of undergraduate school

5.  Two recommendation letters
From professor,associate professor or equivalents.

6.  Certificate of English proficiency test
IELTS or TOEFl will only be required if the applicant is not a native English speaker.

7.  Certificate of Chinese language education
For applying Chinese-medium programs.

8.  Study plan
Including study purpose, research interest and research plan in brief. (at least 1 A4 page)

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