Curriculum DOCTOR OF PHILOSOPHY PROGRAM IN MULTICULTURAL STUDIES (INTERNATIONAL PROGRAM) 

Curriculum

DOCTOR OF PHILOSOPHY PROGRAM IN MULTICULTURAL STUDIES (INTERNATIONAL PROGRAM) 

Level Doctoral
Faculty / Institute RESEARCH INSTITUTE FOR LANGUAGES AND CULTURES OF ASIA
Website http://www.lc.mahidol.ac.th/en/Program/PhdMulticultural.htm

Degree Designation

DOCTOR OF PHILOSOPHY(MULTICULTURAL STUDIES)

Additional advantages of the programme

The Ph.D Program in Multicultural Studies offers a comprehensive curriculum exploring issues of ethno-cultural diversity and citizenship in Thailand and ASEAN countries, China and India. It provides students with theoretical tools and practical trainin

Admission Requirements

								   
											
							 1.  Hold a Master's degree  in related fields with a minimum grade point average of 3.50 ;
2. Students with work experiences in related fields or have published in recognized national or 
international academic journals in the past 5 years will be given special consideration.  
;3. Exemptions from the above conditions may be granted by the Programme Committee  and the 
Dean of the Faculty of Graduate Studies under exceptional circumstances.							 							 							 
							 
							 

Curriculum Structure

Plan 1
Plan 1.1 For students with Master's Degree           
Dissertation 48            Credits
Plan 2
Plan 2.1 For students with Masters Degree
Prerequisite Course No Credit
Required Courses 9            Credits
Elective Courses not less than 3            Credits
Dissertation 36            Credits
Total not less than 48            Credits
Plan 2.2 For students with Bachelors Degree
Prerequisite Course No Credit
Required Courses 12            Credits
Elective Courses not less than 12            Credits
Dissertation 48            Credits
Total not less than 72            Credits

Job Option after Graduation

Practitioners in governmental, non-governmental, religious, and international organizations. Academics and researchers.

Course Requirements

Plan 1

Prerequisite Courses Credit
   FOR A STUDENT HOLDING A MASTER'S DEGREE
LCCS510 : PRINCIPLE CONCEPTS IN CULTURAL STUDIES 3
Dissertation Credit
LCMS898 : DISSERTATION 48

Plan 2

Prerequisite Courses Credit
   FOR A STUDENT HOLDING A MASTER'S DEGREE
LCCS510 : PRINCIPLE CONCEPTS IN CULTURAL STUDIES 3
   For students with Bachelor's degree
LCCS510 : PRINCIPLE CONCEPTS IN CULTURAL STUDIES 3
Required Courses Credit
   FOR A STUDENT HOLDING A MASTER'S DEGREE
LCMS601 : KEY THEORETICAL CONCEPTS IN MULTICULTURAL STUDIES 3
LCMS602 : RESEARCH METHODOLOGY IN MULTICULTURAL STUDIES 3
LCMS603 : SEMINAR ON CONTEMPORARY ISSUES IN MULTICULTURAL STUDIES 3
   For students with Bachelor's degree
LCMS601 : KEY THEORETICAL CONCEPTS IN MULTICULTURAL STUDIES 3
LCMS602 : RESEARCH METHODOLOGY IN MULTICULTURAL STUDIES 3
LCMS603 : SEMINAR ON CONTEMPORARY ISSUES IN MULTICULTURAL STUDIES 3
LCMS604 : CONCEPTUALIZING IN MULTICULTURAL STUDIES RESEARCH 3
Elective Courses Credit
LCMS610 : MULTICULTURALISM IN POSTCOLONIAL SOUTHEAST ASIA 3
LCMS611 : TRANSNATIONALISM, MIGRATION AND DIASPORA IN ASIA 3
LCMS614 : MULTICULTURALISM AND EDUCATION 3
LCMS619 : DIRECTED STUDIES 3
LCMS620 : POLITICS OF CULTURAL RIGHTS IN SOUTHEAST ASIA 3
LCMS621 : COMMUNICATION AND MULTICULTURAL ASIA 3
LCMS622 : MULTICULTURALISM GLOBALIZATION AND MEDICAL PLURALISM 3
LCMS623 : LANGUAGE POWER AND IDENTITY 3
LCMS624 : CULTURAL DYNAMICS AND URBAN DIVERSITY 3
LCMS625 : HERITAGE MUSEUM AND TOURISM IN MULTICULTURAL ASIA 3
LCMS626 : ETHNICITY AND RACE IN CONTEMPORARY ASIA 3
Dissertation Credit
LCMS699 : DISSERTATION 36
LCMS799 : DISSERTATION 48