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Archaeology

Postgraduate Archaeology

225 degrees at 50 universities in the UK.

Postgraduate Archaeology

Archaeology postgraduate degrees will provide you with the opportunity to specialise in a specific subject area from classical archaeology to programmes with a more social focus. There are many postgraduate course options available, so take a look below to see if any appeal. 

 

Archaeology PhD

Archaeology PhD

In this course the research area includes Prehistoric landscape archaeology; The Iron Age; Celtic societies; Early medieval sculpture; Early medieval church archaeology; Viking-Age Iceland and Britain...Read more
(4.4)
  • 3 years Full time degree: £4,330 per year (UK/EU)
  • 6 years Part time degree: £2,165 per year (UK/EU)

Archaeology and Palaeoecology PhD

Archaeology and Palaeoecology PhD

This course explores the material manifestations of culture through time and space. We combine innovative scientific methods with theoretically-informed analyses to understand past human experience, bringing...Read more
(4)
  • 3 years Full time degree: £4,327 per year (UK/EU)

History of Art and/or Archaeology PhD

History of Art and/or Archaeology PhD

While a research degree should be very rewarding personally, it is also a serious and sometimes intense undertaking. Under the current system, a full-time doctoral student has three years to complete...Read more
(4.1)
  • 3 years Full time degree: £4,396 per year (UK/EU)
  • 6 years Part time degree: £2,198 per year (UK/EU)

Archaeological Practice (Economic and Social Research) MSc

Archaeological Practice (Economic and Social Research) MSc

This specialist Masters degree in archaeological practice is designed specifically as training for the 1+3 funded PhD studentships in the ESRC Doctoral Training Programme. It provides you with the advanced...Read more
(4)
  • 1 year Full time degree: £8,350 per year (UK/EU)
  • 2 years Part time evening degree: £4,175 per year (UK/EU)

Modules

  • Intermediate Quantitative Social Research (30 Credits) - Core
  • Themes and Concepts in Archaeology (30 Credits) - Core
  • Introduction to Quantitative Social Research (30 Credits) - Core
  • Research Dissertation (60 Credits)
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Archaeology MRes

Archaeology MRes

Archaeology at Glasgow has an active postgraduate community, carrying out research on a wide range of topics from the Mesolithic to the present day and from Northern Scandinavia to the Eastern Mediterranean. ...Read more
(4.3)
  • 1 year Full time degree: £4,320 per year (UK/EU)
  • 2 years Part time degree: £2,160 per year (UK/EU)

Archaeology and Heritage MA

Archaeology and Heritage MA

This degree is about understanding how we value and understand archaeological heritage. This degree explores approaches to the archaeological heritage in general, landscape archaeology, archaeology and...Read more
(4.1)
  • 2 years Distance without attendance degree: £9,865 overall cost (UK/EU)

Modules

Archaeology MLitt

Archaeology MLitt

This course gives you an opportunity to learn the latest research skills in archaeology. This research programme will prepare you for doctoral study and an academic career in archaeology, or to enter...Read more
(4)
  • 12 months Full time degree: £4,350 per year (UK/EU)
  • 24 months Part time degree: £2,175 per year (UK/EU)

Modules

Genealogical, Palaeographic and Heraldic Studies MSc

Genealogical, Palaeographic and Heraldic Studies MSc

This course is for anyone with an existing interest and some experience in genealogy and related subjects. Its been developed by academics and genealogy professionals to provide a thorough grounding in...Read more
(3.8)
  • 18 months Full time degree: £8,700 overall cost (UK/EU)
  • 24 months Part time degree: £8,700 overall cost (UK/EU)

Modules

Roman History and Archaeology MA

Roman History and Archaeology MA

This programme is designed for students who wish to adopt a twin-tracked approach to the past by using both historical and archaeological evidence. Roman civilisation produced one of the largest empires...Read more
(4.4)
  • 1 year Full time degree: £7,500 per year (UK/EU)
  • 2 years Part time degree: £3,750 per year (UK/EU)

Modules

Forensic Archaeology MSc

Forensic Archaeology MSc

This course provides invaluable background knowledge in archaeological and forensic sciences required for criminal and human identification cases, integrating archaeological, anthropological and investigative...Read more
(4.2)
  • 1 year Full time degree: £6,250 per year (UK/EU)
  • 2 years Part time degree

Modules

Archaeological Science (MSc)

Archaeological Science (MSc)

The MSc Archaeological Science will provide you with a solid grounding in the theory and application of scientific principles and techniques within archaeology. The programme also develops critical, analytical...Read more
(4.1)
  • 1 year Full time degree
  • 3 years Part time degree

Bioarchaeology

Bioarchaeology

Gain hands-on excavation experience at the Poulton Project, carry out novel research and discover new laboratory techniques on this Bioarchaeology MSc at LJMU. Gain a broad-based foundation in the...Read more
(4)
  • 1 year Full time degree: £7,100 per year (UK/EU)

Modules

Archaeology MPhil

Archaeology MPhil

We have a long and distinguished tradition of teaching, research and fieldwork in archaeology at Edinburgh, all of which are closely integrated. Focal areas of research include: bioarchaeology; human–environment...Read more
(4.2)
  • 4 years Part time degree

Maritime Archaeology MSc

Maritime Archaeology MSc

Delivered by Southampton’s world-leading Centre for Maritime Archaeology, our MA and MSc programmes embrace the theory and practice of maritime archaeology. Core and compulsory modules, common to both...Read more
(4.2)
  • 1 year Full time degree: £9,250 per year (UK/EU)
  • 2 years Part time degree: £4,625 per year (UK/EU)

Modules

Landscape History MA

Landscape History MA

This course will provide you with the skills you need to read the landscape, and to unearth clues about the relationship between human beings and the natural environment. Our landscape is a living record...Read more
(4.1)
  • 1 year Full time degree: £7,700 per year (UK/EU)
  • 2 years Part time degree: £3,850 per year (UK/EU)

Modules

Cultural Archaeology MA / Diploma / Certificate

Cultural Archaeology MA / Diploma / Certificate

This course focuses on cultural interpretation in archaeology, both in relation to specific cultures/periods and current research themes. There are opportunities to specialise in a range of subjects,...Read more
(3.8)
  • 1 year Full time degree: £9,250 per year (UK/EU)
  • 2 years Part time degree: £4,625 per year (UK/EU)

Modules

Classics MPhil

Classics MPhil

This MPhil degree is ideal for those who would like to pursue original research over an extended period. Research proposals are invited on any topic for which staff can provide supervision Students enrolled...Read more
(4.5)
  • 2 years Full time degree: £4,260 per year (UK/EU)
  • 4 years Part time degree: £2,130 per year (UK/EU)

Fashion Artefact MA

Fashion Artefact MA

This course will develop a comprehensive while personal perspective on fashion, focusing on craft and new technologies to create 2D and 3D product design. This unique master in fashion product design...Read more
(3.8)
  • 15 months Full time degree: £10,890 overall cost (UK/EU)

Modules

Osteoarchaeology MSc

Osteoarchaeology MSc

The programme brings together archaeological collections from medieval towns of Aberdeen, Perth, St Andrews, further materials from Neolithic and Bronze Age periods and international material together...Read more
(4)
  • 12 months Full time degree

Modules

Archaeology of Death and Memory MA

Archaeology of Death and Memory MA

This course explores the complex history of death and memory from the hunter-gatherer societies of the Palaeolithic to recent times. Our course is an exciting, cross-period postgraduate course of global application. ...Read more
(4.2)
  • 1 year Full time degree
  • 3 years Part time degree

Modules

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