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MScHuman Osteology and Funerary Archaeology

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One of the most successful of its kind anywhere, this course has trained many of those now practising the discipline.

We work closely with commercial archaeology units and museums to make sure you learn the skills they’re looking for.

There are chances to work with partner organisations in the UK and overseas as part of your dissertation.

Enhance your skills. Prepare for doctoral research in human osteology.

You’ll learn the tools to write human history from human remains.

Programme structure

Core modules

Funerary Archaeology
Quantitative Methods in Anthropology and Archaeology
Research Design: planning, execution and presentation
Biological Anthropology I
Biological Anthropology II
Human Anatomy
Human Osteology

Optional module

Choose from a range including:
Any units in the Faculty of Arts and Humanities to the value of 15 credits.


Practical classes


Coursework Assignments

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Application start
Aug 1, 2018
Dec 1, 2018 23:59
Europe/Tallinn time

This is a pre-deadline and we suggest to apply before this date

Primary deadline
Aug 1, 2018 23:59
Europe/Tallinn time

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

Application deadlines apply to citizens of: United States