|Study location||United Kingdom, Sheffield|
|Type||Master courses, full-time|
|Nominal duration||1 year|
|Tuition fee||To be confirmed|
Undergraduate diploma (or higher)
First or 2:1 honours degree in archaeology, history or a related subject
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 component
At least 2 reference(s) must be provided.
These should be supplied and signed by academic staff at institutions where you have studied previously. They must be presented on the official letter-headed paper of the relevant institution. If you have been out of education for the last two years, you can send one academic reference plus one from your current employer if you wish.
Sheffield is home to the largest group of Aegean prehistorians in the UK. This breadth of expertise, and our ability to integrate textual and material evidence, enable us to focus on the current issues in exceptional detail.
Leading scholars teach on the course. Their research constantly generates new knowledge and new questions. They will support you and encourage you to develop your own ideas.
You’ll get advanced training in the methods and theories of Aegean archaeology. The course combines groundbreaking Aegean research with our strengths in landscape archaeology and archaeological science.
The integration of textual and material evidence enables us to focus on the current issues in detail.
Alongside a wide range of modules, you’ll write a dissertation, on a subject of your choice, which you can also use as preparation for a PhD.
Current Issues in Aegean Prehistory
Planning, Execution and Presentation
Choose from a range including:
The Archaeology of Cyprus
The Homeric Epics and the Archaeological Record
Rethinking the Ancient Economy
The Archaeology of Classical Athens
Any module in the Faculty of Arts and Humanities to the value of 15 credits