|Location||United Kingdom, Sheffield|
|Type||Master courses, full-time|
|Nominal duration||1 year|
|Tuition fee||To be confirmed|
Undergraduate diploma (or higher)
A minimum of a 2:1 honours degree in an arts, humanities or science subject is usually required
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.
The story of humanity is the story of our complex relationship with nature. An understanding of past environments and economies is crucial to professional archaeology.
You’ll get intensive training in environmental and economic archaeology.
Designed to prepare you for a PhD, the course also meets the need for skilled specialists within commercial archaeology.
Along the way, you’ll acquire some advanced IT skills. We’ll introduce you to GIS and you’ll use specialist software such as CANOCO, SPSS and TILIA.
You’ll be assessed on coursework assignments and on a dissertation, which you can use as the basis for a PhD.
Rethinking the Ancient Economy
Dynamic Landscapes: Investigating Ancient Environments
Research Design: Planning, Execution and Presentation