|Location||United Kingdom, Bradford|
|Type||Master courses, full-time|
|Nominal duration||1 year|
|Tuition fee||£13,500.00 per year|
Undergraduate diploma (or higher)
The first degree in Archaeology (or another relevant or related discipline) 2:1 or above. Other relevant qualifications will be considered.
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.
Upload documents in original language and translations
You must take verified copies of the entry qualification documents along with you when you finally go to the university.
With sub-test least 5.5 or pass an equivalent (CAE)
At least 2 reference(s) must be provided.
A motivation letter must be added to your application.
The MA in Archaeology enables students to study a variety of archaeological periods and cultures, whilst ensuring that the research skills and theoretical awareness necessary for the completion of a substantial piece of research work are developed.
The course can be used either as vocational training or as a foundation from which to commence further research.
You will study in depth periods, themes and methods in the archaeology of the United Kingdom, Europe and Asia within a framework of advanced archaeological theory.
The course provides a flexible programme of study that reflects areas of staff expertise, building on their extensive research programmes.
The University encourages development of independent learning skills, by providing a supportive, structured environment.
You will develop critical and analytical problem solving skills and personal transferable skills to prepare you for careers in non-cognate fields, and high-level subject knowledge and understanding, and skills to enable you to pursue further research or careers in archaeology.
Modules: All Modules are Core
Semester 1 (60 Credits – 3 Modules):
Advanced Theoretical Archaeology (20 Credits)
The Vikings in the North Atlantic (20 Credits)
From Stone to Bronze: Britain and Ireland 3000-1000BC (20 Credits)
Semester 2 (60 Credits – 3 Modules):
Research Skills (10 Credits)
Hunter-Gatherers 1 (20 Credits)
Celtic Europe (20 Credits)
Funerary Archaeology (10 Credits)
End of Semester 2 onwards (60 Credits – 1 Module):
Dissertation (60 Credits)
The majority of recent graduates progress onto PhD research.