Brazil in Global Perspective




Part Time, Full Time

| Admissions status: Open
Brazil in Global Perspective offers a distinctive approach to understanding recent changes in Brazil and the causes and impacts of its social, cultural, economic and political development. The programme equips students with conceptual and research tools for the critical analysis of contemporary issues in Brazil and allows them to study Brazil in global and comparative perspective.


• The first programme of its kind in the UK.
• An interdisciplinary perspective, allowing students to deepen their understanding of Brazil in a range of subject areas.
• A wide range of optional taught modules drawing on King’s-wide expertise.
• Internship module (recent internships: Rio Negócios, the ABC Trust, Financial Times, Petrobras, Culturart, Eco Trancoso, Canning House, the Anglo-Brazilian Society and the British Embassy in Brazil. Please see our Modules page for more information about the Internship module.)
• Professional skills training, careers guidance, networking events.
• Opportunities to learn Portuguese
• An opportunity to take modules offered by the other GlobaI Institutes (China, India, Russia and International Development).
• The location in the heart of London brings outstanding advantages. Students enjoy excellent academic, social and cultural opportunities, unrivalled access to library and archival resources, and easy access to resources in Europe.

Programme leader/s
Professor Anthony Pereira, Director, King's Brazil Institute
Awarding institution
King's College London
Credit value (UK/ECTS equivalent)
UK 180/ECTS 90
One year FT, two years PT, September to September
Strand Campus; some projects may take place on non-campus locations.
Student destinations
The programme aims to prepare graduates for both research and non-academic professional careers: in government, business and the corporate sector, international agencies and NGOS, and policy research.
Year of entry 2016
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