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MPhil in Archaeology

MPhil in Archaeology

The MPhil is offered, according to subject area, in Archaeology or in Conservation Studies. The MPhil is a degree of considerable distinction in its own right, which may appeal to candidates who, for...Read more
  • 2 years Full time degree: 4,650 per year (UK)
  • 4 years Part time degree: 2,325 per year (UK)

MA Roman Archaeology

MA Roman Archaeology

Use traditional and leading forensic techniques whilst studying in a city embedded in Roman history. The Roman period remains at the heart of developments in archaeological science. ...Read more
  • 1 year Full time degree: 9,290 per year (UK)
  • 3 years Part time degree: 3,097 per year (UK)
  • 2 years Part time degree: 4,645 per year (UK)
  • Roman Europe (20 Credits) - Core
  • Death, Burial and Commemoration in the Roman World (20 Credits) - Core
  • Dissertation (80 Credits)
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MSc Zooarchaeology

MSc Zooarchaeology

Any consideration of the human past is incomplete without examining the essential roles that animals have played in our economies and societies. On this course you will study archaeological animal remains...Read more
  • 1 year Full time degree: 9,290 per year (UK)
  • 2 years Part time degree: 4,645 per year (UK)
  • 3 years Part time degree: 3,097 per year (UK)
  • Zooarchaeology 2 Exploring the Assemblage (5 Credits) - Core
  • Zooarchaeology 1 Identifying Animal Bones (5 Credits) - Core
  • Animal Bones for Archaeologists (20 Credits) - Core
  • Interpreting Animal Remains (20 Credits) - Core
  • Dissertation (80 Credits)
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MA Field Archaeology

MA Field Archaeology

Establish wide-ranging, advanced practical skills, while gaining a deep theoretical knowledge and understanding of the logistical challenges, legal requirements and ethics involved in archaeological fieldwork. ...Read more
  • 1 year Full time degree: 9,290 per year (UK)
  • 2 years Part time degree: 4,645 per year (UK)
  • 3 years Part time degree: 3,097 per year (UK)
  • Gathering Field Archaeology Data (20 Credits) - Core
  • Analysing Field Archaeology Data (20 Credits) - Core
  • Dissertation (80 Credits)
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MA Cultural Heritage Management

MA Cultural Heritage Management

Equip yourself to work in the cultural heritage sector which offers a wide range of exciting opportunities in museums, local authorities, heritage agencies, organisations and consultancies. ...Read more
  • 1 year Full time degree: 9,290 per year (UK)
  • 2 years Part time degree: 4,645 per year (UK)
  • 3 years Part time degree: 3,097 per year (UK)
  • Cultural Heritage Management 2: Museums, Audiences and Interpretation (20 Credits) - Core
  • Cultural Heritage Management 1: Concepts, Principles and Practice (20 Credits) - Core
  • Dissertation (80 Credits)
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MSc Bioarchaeology

MSc Bioarchaeology

Bioarchaeology at York combines advanced osteoarchaeological techniques with the molecular analysis of human remains. Youll be encouraged to immerse yourself in the study of stable isotopes, lipid residue...Read more
  • 1 year Full time degree: 9,290 per year (UK)
  • 2 years Part time degree: 4,645 per year (UK)
  • 3 years Part time degree: 3,097 per year (UK)
  • Human Bones Practicals 1 (5 Credits) - Core
  • The Archaeology of Human Bones (20 Credits) - Core
  • Ancient Biomolecules (20 Credits) - Core
  • Human Bones Practicals 2 (5 Credits) - Core
  • Dissertation (80 Credits)
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MA Medieval Archaeology

MA Medieval Archaeology

The historic buildings, landscapes and material culture of York and northern England offer unrivalled opportunities to immerse yourself in the hands-on study of medieval archaeology. ...Read more
  • 1 year Full time degree: 9,290 per year (UK)
  • 2 years Part time degree: 4,645 per year (UK)
  • 3 years Part time degree: 3,097 per year (UK)
  • The Viking Age: People, Places and Things (20 Credits) - Core
  • Medieval settlement and communities (20 Credits) - Core
  • Dissertation (80 Credits)
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Archaeological Studies (by research) MA

Archaeological Studies (by research) MA

Students who are qualified and able to embark directly upon a one-year research programme can be registered for an MA (by research), which, depending on subject-area, will be in Archaeological Studies,...Read more
  • 1 year Full time degree: 4,650 per year (UK)
  • 2 years Part time degree: 2,325 per year (UK)

MA Mesolithic Archaeology

MA Mesolithic Archaeology

Explore key topics such as technology, consumption practices, death and burial, plants and animals, and settlement, drawing on the research carried out in a globally renowned center for Mesolithic studies. ...Read more
  • 1 year Full time degree: 9,290 per year (UK)
  • 2 years Part time degree: 4,645 per year (UK)
  • 3 years Part time degree: 3,097 per year (UK)
  • Mesolithic lifeways (20 Credits) - Core
  • Mesolithic Funerary Archaeology (20 Credits) - Core
  • Dissertation (80 Credits)
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MSc Digital Heritage

MSc Digital Heritage

This course provides professional training in the growing fields of digital archiving, visualisation, museums and heritage sector curation, interpretation and education. Digital practices are becoming...Read more
  • 1 year Full time degree: 9,290 per year (UK)
  • 2 years Part time degree: 4,645 per year (UK)
  • 3 years Part time degree: 3,097 per year (UK)
  • Cultural Heritage Management 1 Concepts Principle and Practice (20 Credits) - Core
  • Analysis and Visualisation (20 Credits) - Core
  • Cultural Heritage Management II Museum Audience and Interpretation (20 Credits) - Core
  • Digital Knowledge Production in Archaeology (20 Credits) - Core
  • Dissertation (80 Credits)
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MA Conservation Studies

MA Conservation Studies

Engage with heritage conservation in a broad interdisciplinary context and develop a unique mix of practice-based and theoretical learning for your professional work or further research in the conservation sector. ...Read more
  • 1 year Full time degree: 9,290 per year (UK)
  • 2 years Part time degree: 4,645 per year (UK)
  • 3 years Part time degree: 3,097 per year (UK)
  • Approaches to conservation (20 Credits) - Core
  • Issues in cultural heritage conservation (20 Credits) - Core
  • Practical Building Conservation Skills (5 Credits) - Core
  • Dissertation (80 Credits)
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MA Funerary Archaeology

MA Funerary Archaeology

Past societies responded to and treated their dead in a range of diverse ways, providing archaeologists with crucial insights into their workings. Funerary archaeology combines analysis of human remains...Read more
  • 1 year Full time degree: 9,290 per year (UK)
  • 2 years Part time degree: 4,645 per year (UK)
  • 3 years Part time degree: 3,097 per year (UK)
  • Debates in Funerary Archaeology (20 Credits) - Core
  • The Archaeology of the Human Bone (20 Credits) - Core
  • Human Bone Practicals II (5 Credits) - Core
  • Human Bone Practicals I (5 Credits) - Core
  • Dissertation (80 Credits)
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MSc Funerary Archaeology

MSc Funerary Archaeology

Past societies responded to and treated their dead in a range of diverse ways, providing archaeologists with crucial insights into their workings. Funerary archaeology combines analysis of human remains...Read more
  • 1 year Full time degree: 9,290 per year (UK)
  • 2 years Part time degree: 4,645 per year (UK)
  • 3 years Part time degree: 3,097 per year (UK)
  • Human Bone Practical Skills II (5 Credits) - Core
  • Human Bone Practical Skills 1 (5 Credits) - Core
  • Debates in Funeral Archaeology (20 Credits) - Core
  • The Archaeology of Human Bones (20 Credits) - Core
  • Dissertation (80 Credits)
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PhD in Archaeology

PhD in Archaeology

The PhD is offered, according to subject-area, in Archaeology or in Conservation Studies. A PhD should normally be completed within three years from the start of enrolment. Thus research projects should,...Read more
  • 3 years Full time degree: 4,650 per year (UK)
  • 6 years Part time degree: 2,325 per year (UK)

MA Prehistoric Landscape Archaeology

MA Prehistoric Landscape Archaeology

Explore topical issues ranging from human-environment interaction to rock art in the landscape, with unparallelled access to rich natural resources for landscape study in the Yorkshire Moors, Dales and Wolds. ...Read more
  • 1 year Full time degree: 9,290 per year (UK)
  • 2 years Part time degree: 4,645 per year (UK)
  • 3 years Part time degree: 3,097 per year (UK)
  • Themes in the Prehistoric Landscape (20 Credits) - Core
  • Concepts of Landscape (20 Credits) - Core
  • Dissertation (80 Credits)
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MSc Digital Archaeology

MSc Digital Archaeology

Digital archives are a rich resource for knowledge preservation, exchange and dissemination. Digital technologies offer us new ways to understand, interpret and model the past. This course provides practical...Read more
  • 1 year Full time degree: 9,290 per year (UK)
  • 2 years Part time degree: 4,645 per year (UK)
  • 3 years Part time degree: 3,097 per year (UK)
  • Analysis and Visualisation (20 Credits) - Core
  • Digital Knowledge Production in Archaeology (20 Credits) - Core
  • Dissertation (80 Credits)
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MPhil in Conservation Studies

MPhil in Conservation Studies

The MPhil is offered, according to subject area, in Archaeology or in Conservation Studies. The MPhil is a degree of considerable distinction in its own right, which may appeal to candidates who, for...Read more
  • 2 years Full time degree: 4,650 per year (UK)
  • 4 years Part time degree: 2,325 per year (UK)

PhD in Conservation Studies

PhD in Conservation Studies

The PhD is offered, according to subject-area, in Archaeology or in Conservation Studies. A PhD should normally be completed within three years from the start of enrolment. Thus research projects should,...Read more
  • 3 years Full time degree: 4,650 per year (UK)
  • 6 years Part time degree: 2,325 per year (UK)

Archaeology (Distance Learning) PhD

Archaeology (Distance Learning) PhD

The Distance Learning (DL) PhD is offered, according to subject-area, in Archaeology or in Conservation Studies and aims to let you obtain a doctorate when you need more flexible residence requirements...Read more
  • 3 years Distance without attendance degree: 4,650 per year (UK)
  • 6 years Distance without attendance degree: 2,325 per year (UK)

MA Historical Archaeology

MA Historical Archaeology

Historical Archaeology explores the emergence of the modern world, from the end of the Middle Ages to the 21st century. It is one of the fastest growing areas of archaeology, dealing with many exciting...Read more
  • 1 year Full time degree: 9,290 per year (UK)
  • 2 years Part time degree: 4,645 per year (UK)
  • 3 years Part time degree: 3,097 per year (UK)
  • Empires of Improvement (20 Credits) - Core
  • Making the Nation (20 Credits) - Core
  • Dissertation (80 Credits)
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About University of York 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

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