MAFCS : Master of Arts(FOLKLORE AND CULTURE STUDIES)

Programme Type DEGREE
Mode Open Distance Learning
School School of Inter-Disciplinary and Trans-Disciplinary Studies
Duration 2 Years
Medium ENGLISH
Specialization FOLKLORE AND CULTURE STUDIES
Description

Folklore is one of the upcoming areas of research and pedagogy. The modular MAFCS Programme (the first year programme being PGDFCS: 32 credits) aims at creating a pool of specialized folklorists who can create a niche for themselves in fields of study like teaching and research departments in colleges and universities, libraries, museums, archives, historical associations,  culture councils, national centres of arts, publishing houses, funding agencies, and the central  and state government institutions, Agriculture, Rural Sociology,  Extension,Medicine and Nursing,  Women's Studies, African American Studies, Popular Culture, English and Foreign Language/Literature Departmentsas translators,interpreters,curators, musicologists, teachers,artists, performers, and many more.Film industry and TV channels also have a high demand for follklorists. Folk Entrepreneurs are coming up in a big way as job creators/providers, and this programme aims at creating self-reliant scholars of folklore.

Eligibility

Bachelor Degreee in any discipline 

Fee Structure

Rs.6000/- per year plus registration fee of Rs.300/-

Programme Coordinator Prof. Nandini Sahu, nandinisahu@ignou.ac.in, 011-29572785. Dr. Sadananda Sahoo, ssahoo@ignou.ac.in, 011-29573378

Course Details


Regional & Study Centre Details

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University Campus SOITS: School of Inter-Disciplinary and Trans-Disciplinary Studies
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