|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.
This course focuses on the study of human and animal bones from archaeological sites.
You’ll get practical and theoretical research training through lab and lecture-based modules.
There are also chances to work with partner organisations in the UK and overseas as part of your dissertation.
This course makes full use of our osteology and palaeoanthropology labs.
It’s a unique combination of Palaeolithic archaeology, biological anthropology, human and comparative anatomy, primatology and hominid palaeontology.
And a strong platform for a PhD in hominid origins or human evolution.
The History of the Human Animal Relationship
Biological Anthropology I
Biological Anthropology II
Dissertation in either Osteoarchaeology or Zooarchaeology