CA-OS in Leiden

The Institute of Cultural Anthropology and Development Sociology offers a Bachelor and Master programme.

Bachelor programme

Please note that our Bachelor programme is in Dutch!

The three-year Bachelor programme Cultural Anthropology and Development Sociology trains students to critically examine the processes of culture and development through the lens of the latest theory in the field and both qualitative and quantitative research methods.



Master programme

The Master programme Cultural Anthropology and Development Sociology at Leiden University has two specialisations:

CA-OS Leiden is the only Dutch University that offers Visual ethnography as a Method.
It teaches students how to use photography, digital video and sound recording both as research and reporting tools as part of ethnographic research.