Research course

Archaeology

Institution
University of Aberdeen · Archaeology
Qualifications
MSc by researchMPhilPhD

Entry requirements

Usually a 2.1 honours degree in relevant subject.

Months of entry

September

Course content

Aberdeen's Department of Archaeology is unique in the United Kingdom in that it focuses explicitly on the lifeways and worldviews of northern cultures, encompassing a region that takes in the North Atlantic, Northern Eurasia, high-latitude North America and the North Pacific.

Our Research consists of four themes:

  • Human interactions with northern environments
  • Material culture, technology and vernacular architecture
  • The northern mind
  • Interactions between northern populations

Department specialisms

Human interactions with northern environments; Material culture, technology and vernacular architecture; The northern mind; Interactions between northern populations

Fees and funding

Qualification and course duration

MSc by research

full time
12 months

MPhil

full time
24 months

PhD

full time
36 months

Course contact details

Name
Graduate School Admissions Unit
Email
cpsgrad@abdn.ac.uk
Phone
+44 (0) 1224 273028
Fax
+44 (0) 1224 272818