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Postgraduate Bioarchaeology

19 degrees at 13 universities in the UK.

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Palaeoanthropology MRes

Palaeoanthropology MRes

Overview Our MRes programme provide a personalised and focused introduction to postgraduate research allowing you to develop as an independent researcher with the support of an expert in Palaeoanthropology. ...Read more
(3.9)
  • 12 months Full time degree: 4,596 per year (UK)
  • 24 months Part time degree
  • Frameworks of Human Evolution (ALGY663) (30 Credits) - Core
  • Hlc Research Masters Dissertation (HLAC501) (120 Credits) - Core
  • Research Project Development By Directed Study (HLAC503) (30 Credits) - Core
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MSc Bioarchaeology: Forensic Anthropology

MSc Bioarchaeology: Forensic Anthropology

Overview This fast-advancing field combines archaeology with branches of natural sciences Our bioarchaeology lab is dedicated to the study of anatomical variation, palaeopathological conditions, and...Read more
(4.3)
  • 1 year Full time degree: 9,500 per year (UK)
  • 2 years Part time degree: 4,625 per year (UK)
  • Musculature Anatomy (15 Credits) - Core
  • Research Design in Archaeology (15 Credits) - Core
  • Skeletal Anatomy (15 Credits) - Core
  • Forensic Anthropology: Principles and Practice (15 Credits) - Core
  • Bioarchaeology Dissertation (60 Credits) - Core
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Archaeology and Ancient History PhD, MPhil - Bioarchaeology

Archaeology and Ancient History PhD, MPhil - Bioarchaeology

The School of Archaeology and Ancient History offers supervision for the degrees of: Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) - full-time and part-time; Master of Philosophy (MPhil) - full-time and part-time. ...Read more
(4.2)
  • 3 years Full time degree: 4,596 per year (UK)
  • 6 years Part time degree: 2,298 per year (UK)

MSc Bioarchaeology

MSc Bioarchaeology

Bioarchaeology covers the investigation of human and animal skeletal remains to understand the lives of individuals and communities in the past, in relation to their social, cultural, economic, palaeoenvironmental...Read more
(4.2)
  • 12 months Full time degree: 7,500 per year (UK)
  • 2 years Part time day degree: 7,500 per year (UK)
  • Principles and Methods in Human Osteology- Core
  • Research Project- Core
  • Principles and Methods in Zooarchaeology- Core
  • Archaeology of Human Remains- Core
  • Applications of Zooarchaeological Science
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Archaeology Bioarchaeology (MSc)

Archaeology Bioarchaeology (MSc)

About this course Learn how to uncover the secrets of past lives through the study of human and animal skeletons. With this specialist master’s in bioarchaeology, you’ll gain expertise in human anatomy,...Read more
(4.2)
  • 1 year Full time degree: 9,250 per year (UK)
  • 2 years Part time degree
  • Archaeology Masters Dissertation (60 Credits) - Core
  • Bioarchaeology of Human Remains (15 Credits) - Core
  • Analysis of archaeological faunal remains (15 Credits) - Core
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MRes Forensic Anthropology & Bioarchaeology

MRes Forensic Anthropology & Bioarchaeology

The MRes Forensic Anthropology & Bioarchaeology programme has been designed to serve graduates wanting to embark on a research degree focussing on the search, recovery or identification of human remains...Read more
(3.9)
  • 1 year Full time degree: 7,950 per year (UK)
  • 2 years Part time degree: 3,975 per year (UK)
  • Human Osteology
  • Negotiated Learning
  • Dissertation: Pilot Study
  • Professional Practice & Placement
  • Advanced Research Skills
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Bioarchaeological Science, MSc

Bioarchaeological Science, MSc

Bioarchaeological Science is at the forefront of the scientific study of the human past. This new programme incorporates the study of human osteoarchaeology and palaeopathology along with the advanced...Read more
(4.2)
  • 12 months Full time degree: 9,400 per year (UK)
  • 24 months Part time degree
  • Palaeogenetics (30 Credits)
  • AY5506 Ancient Health and Disease (30 Credits)
  • Ancient Biomolecules (30 Credits)
  • Dissertation in Archaeological Science (60 Credits)
  • AY5008 Human Osteology (30 Credits)
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Palaeoanthropology MSc

Palaeoanthropology MSc

Overview The MSc in Palaeoanthropology provides an up-to-date foundation in the study of human evolution for people interested in human origins. The programmes especially suitable for graduates with...Read more
(3.9)
  • 12 months Full time degree: 9,650 per year (UK)
  • 24 months Part time degree
  • Frameworks of Human Evolution (ALGY663)- Core
  • Ace MA and MSc Dissertation (ALGY600)- Core
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MSc Bioarchaeology: Zooarchaeology

MSc Bioarchaeology: Zooarchaeology

Overview This fast-advancing field combines archaeology with branches of natural sciences Our bioarchaeology lab is dedicated to the study of anatomical variation, palaeopathological conditions, and...Read more
(4.3)
  • 1 year Full time degree: 9,500 per year (UK)
  • 2 years Part time degree: 4,625 per year (UK)
  • Advanced Human Osteology (15 Credits) - Core
  • Advanced Zooarchaeology (15 Credits) - Core
  • Bioarchaeology Dissertation (60 Credits) - Core
  • Research Design in Archaeology (15 Credits) - Core
  • Skeletal Anatomy (15 Credits) - Core
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Osteoarchaeology MSc

Osteoarchaeology MSc

This programme uses the unique archaeological collections of the University of Aberdeen, combined with state-of-the-art bioarchaeological approaches and techniques, to provide students with the knowledge...Read more
(4.2)
  • 12 months Full time degree: 9,400 per year (UK)
  • 24 months Part time degree
  • Advanced Archaeological Approaches (30 Credits) - Core
  • Dissertation in Osteoarchaeology (60 Credits) - Core
  • Human Osteology (AY5008) (30 Credits) - Core
  • Theory and Method in Research (30 Credits) - Core
  • Ancient Health and Disease (AY5506) (30 Credits) - Core
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MSc Bioarchaeology: Human Osteology

MSc Bioarchaeology: Human Osteology

Overview This fast-advancing field combines archaeology with branches of natural sciences Our bioarchaeology lab is dedicated to the study of anatomical variation, palaeopathological conditions, and...Read more
(4.3)
  • 1 year Full time degree: 9,500 per year (UK)
  • 2 years Part time degree: 4,625 per year (UK)
  • Advanced Human Osteology (15 Credits) - Core
  • Research Design in Archaeology (15 Credits) - Core
  • Skeletal Anatomy (15 Credits) - Core
  • Bioarchaeology Dissertation (60 Credits) - Core
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PhD/MPhil Bioarchaeology

PhD/MPhil Bioarchaeology

Programme description Palaeontological and archaeological remains provide a unique window to the past that is essential for understanding how organisms, including humans, evolve and respond to long-term...Read more
(4.1)
  • 1 year Full time degree: 4,500 per year (UK)

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
(4.2)
  • 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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Osteoarchaeology MSc

Osteoarchaeology MSc

Study human and animal remains from all over the world, specialising in either one or both disciplines. Course description Using a combination of established and cutting-edge methods, this course focuses...Read more
(4.2)
  • 1 year Full time degree
  • 2 years Part time degree
  • Human Osteology- Core
  • Biological Anthropology I- Core
  • Osteoarchaeological Assemblage Analysis- Core
  • The History of the Human Animal Relationship- Core
  • Advanced Zooarchaeology- Core
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Human Osteoarchaeology MSc

Human Osteoarchaeology MSc

Human skeletal remains are the most direct evidence of past lifeways and their scientific investigation gives unique insights into human history. Bioarchaeology, also known as osteoarchaeology (the study...Read more
(4.3)
  • 1 year Full time degree: 14,400 per year (UK)
  • Skeletal Pathology (PGHC11231) (20 Credits) - Core
  • Quantitative Methods and Reasoning in Archaeology (PGHC11462) (20 Credits) - Core
  • Human Musculo-Skeletal Anatomy (PGHC11367) (20 Credits) - Core
  • Analytical Methods in Human Osteoarchaeology (PGHC11464) (20 Credits) - Core
  • Bioarchaeological Analysis and Interpretation (PGHC11474) (10 Credits) - Core
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Human Bioarchaeology and Palaeopathology MSc

Human Bioarchaeology and Palaeopathology MSc

Course Summary This lecture, seminar and laboratory-based MSc equips you with the theoretical and practical skills and knowledge to study and interpret data collected from human remains. ...Read more
(4.3)
  • 1 year Full time degree: 11,000 per year (UK)
  • Research and Study Skills in Archaeological Science
  • Dissertation
  • Isotope and Biomolecular Archaeology
  • Research Topic in Archaeology
  • Palaeopathology: Theory and Method
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MSc Professional Human Osteoarchaeology

MSc Professional Human Osteoarchaeology

Our MSc Professional Human Osteoarchaeology course provides advanced instruction on the osteological methods, theories and techniques needed to identify and analyse human skeletal remains from archaeological contexts. ...Read more
(4.2)
  • 12 months Full time degree: 10,550 per year (UK)
  • 24 months Part time degree: 5,275 per year (UK)
  • Musculo-skeletal Anatomy
  • Science and the Dead
  • Analysing Human Skeletal Remains
  • Professional Practice
  • Palaeopathology: Adults and Children
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PhD Bioarchaeology

PhD Bioarchaeology

Programme description Palaeontological and archaeological remains provide a unique window to the past that is essential for understanding how organisms, including humans, evolve and respond to long-term...Read more
(4.1)
  • 3 years Full time degree: 7,250 per year (UK)

Bioarchaeology MSc

Bioarchaeology MSc

Description Bioarchaeology is a branch of Archaeology that focuses on the study of biological materials found in archaeological contexts to provide information about the life and environment of humans in the past. ...Read more
(4.3)
  • 1 year Full time degree: 11,000 per year (UK)
  • 2 years Part time degree: 6,050 per year (UK)
  • Dissertation (60 Credits) - Core
  • Research and Study Skills in Archaeological Science (30 Credits) - Core
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