|Study location||United Kingdom, Sheffield|
|Type||Bachelor courses, full-time|
|Nominal duration||3 years|
|Tuition fee||To be confirmed|
High school / secondary education (or higher)
The entry qualification documents are accepted in the following languages: English.
Often you can get a suitable transcript from your school. If this is not the case, you will need official translations along with verified copies of the original.
IELTS: 6.5 (with a minimum of 5.5 in each band)
At least 1 reference(s) should be provided.
A motivation letter must be added to your application.
This course explores all aspects of the human past, integrating scientific methods with anthropological and social theory. You’ll work in both the field and the laboratory, developing critical skills in diverse archaeological methods.
Your study gives you the chance to work alongside world-class researchers on a range of archaeological materials, from human bones to ancient metal objects.
Emerging Europe: From Storage to Stonehenge & States
Revealing the Past
Towards modernity: anthropology, archaeology & colonialism
Arts and Humanities Faculty Challenge – ThinkCreate
Classical World and Its Legacy
The Origins of Humanity
Science in Archaeology
Thinking through Archaeology
Archaeology and Text
Minoans: Crete in the Bronze Age
The Age of the Vikings
The Ancient Greek Economy
The Archaeology of the Later Medieval Church in England
The Celtic West: from the fall of Rome to the Viking Age
Dissertation in Archaeology
Athens, Empire and the Classical Greek World
Catastrophes and Climate Change: prehistory to Modernity
Decoding the Landscape: integrated methods in landscape archaeology
Human Evolution and the Hominid Fossil Record
Later Neolithic and Bronze Age Britain & Ireland
Primate Evolution and Behaviour
Rome: Capital, Hinterland and Periphery
The Archaeology of Death and Burial
Work Place Learning
Archaeology at Sheffield opens up a wide range of career opportunities in archaeology, heritage, museums and within the environmental and cultural sectors.
Many graduates work in archaeology, in commercial units, national and local government, the charitable sector and university departments. Some choose to study for a postgraduate degree. Others have gone into journalism, teaching, the police, health care and classical music.
Employers include English Heritage, Channel 4, the British Museum, the House of Commons, schools, universities and archaeological trusts.
We are currently NOT ACCEPTING applications from NON-EU countries, except Georgia and Serbia.