Master of Arts Anthropology of the Americas

Study Discipline: Arts & Humanities
Study Programme Details
City: Bonn
Country: Germany
Admission Sessions: Autumn Session, Spring Session
Study Format: Full Time
Mode of Study: Fully on Site

Programme Type

Master's degree


24 Months

Scholarship Available


About this Study Course

Embark on a captivating journey through the Anthropology of the Americas, a dynamic Master of Arts program delving deep into the rich tapestry of cultures across the American continent. From the ancient civilizations to modern Indigenous societies, this program offers a vibrant exploration of cultural evolution, fostering insightful comparisons with the Old World. Discover the interconnectedness of Latin American Indigenous communities on a global scale, unraveling historical ties that shape the present.


Step into a realm of methodological and theoretical prowess, where students acquire profound insights into cultural and social studies alongside comprehensive regional knowledge of Latin America. Through a multidisciplinary approach encompassing archaeology, history, and ethnology, you’ll master the intricacies of Amerind languages while honing analytical skills to dissect cultural processes. As a graduate, you’ll wield the ability to independently unravel the mysteries of Latin American cultures, presenting your findings with precision and clarity.

Admission Requirements

  • University degree in a relevant discipline
  • English language proficiency (CEFR level B2)
  • Spanish language proficiency (CERF level A2)
  • Minimum grade of 2.3 or local equivalent
  • Modules in anthropology of the Americas or related fields totaling a minimum of 24 ECTS credits
  • Archaeology: Materials, Epigraphy, and Iconography
  • History: Working with Sources
  • Ethnology: Organizational Structures and Intercultural Integration

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Future Career Outcomes

Unveil the myriad possibilities awaiting graduates as they step into the professional realm. From renowned academia to influential positions in cultural management and media, our alumni have forged distinguished paths. Industry demands align seamlessly with the skill set honed within our program, ensuring graduates are primed for success in an ever-evolving job market.

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