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MAAegean Archaeology

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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.

Programme structure

Core modules

Current Issues in Aegean Prehistory
Reinventing Archaeology
Research Design
Planning, Execution and Presentation

Optional modules

Choose from a range including:

Mediterranean Landscapes
The Archaeology of Cyprus
The Homeric Epics and the Archaeological Record
Rethinking the Ancient Economy
Experimental Archaeology
The Archaeology of Classical Athens
Any module in the Faculty of Arts and Humanities to the value of 15 credits




Coursework Assignments

Apply now! Fall semester 2020/21
This intake is not applicable

We are currently NOT ACCEPTING applications from NON-EU countries, except Georgia and Serbia.

Studies commence
Sep 20, 2020

Application deadlines apply to citizens of: United States