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Master programme Creole-Cultural Differences and Transnational Processes (DDP) (E) (IP)

Content and focus of the degree programme:

Students of the degree programme in Creole - Cultural Differences and Transnational Processes will get an intensive and specialised education in three subject areas with the help of theories and practical examples: new identities; material culture and consumption; visual culture. These topics are taught with a view to transnational processes, cultural diversity / difference and new community constructions. The master’s programme prepares students for professional life. The structure of the master’s programme takes into account in particular the following aspects: multiple, complex living environments, cultural and social diversity, linguistic diversity. Possible occupations according to the skills gained can be in the fields of diversity, intercultural mediation, problem identification and problem resolution as well as project formulation and project leadership. The medium of instruction is English.

Higher education institution:
Universität Wien
Group of fields of study:
Degree programme:
Creole-Cultural Differences and Transnational Processes (DDP) (E) (IP)
Master programme
Academic degree:
Master of Arts, MA
4 Semester / 120 ECTS*

Further information:

Languages of instruction:
Student Union fee: EUR 20,20
Tuition fee - see Detailed information
Stay abroad:
Type of higher education institution:
published in the:
MBl. 2007/08, Stk. 35 (Nr. 302)

Additional information

DDP - Double Degree Program (zus. European Master of Arts in Social and Cultural Anthropology -

Definition of the field of studies

The aim of the programme Creole - Cultural Differences and Transnational Processes is to teach students a sound understanding of the links between local living environments and transnational and global social and cultural processes.


The degree programme is divided into the modules “scientific methods” and “history of theory and methods of cultural and social anthropology”. Moreover, students have to choose two of the three thematic fields (new identities, material culture and consumption, visual culture). An Erasmus module is also included in the programme. Students can study this module at the University of Vienna or at a university abroad. Students have to write their master’s thesis in one of the three thematic fields. The master’s examination will take place in the form of a defence of the master’s thesis before an examination panel.

Entrance examinations


Supplementary examinations