Taught course

Archaeology

Institution
University of Sheffield · Department of Archaeology
Qualifications
MA

Entry requirements

A minimum of a 2:1 honours degree in an arts, humanities or science subject is usually required. Your interest in and knowledge of archaeological matters are more important than the specific discipline of your undergraduate degree.

Months of entry

September

Course content

On this course, you will consider fundamental questions about humanity and the processes that brought about significant changes in human history. You will develop skills to critically evaluate sources of information and work between the theoretical and practical demands of the discipline.

This programme allows you flexibility to choose from our entire portfolio of modules. If your first degree is in another subject, this is an excellent conversion course, preparing you for specialised research at PhD level.

Core modules

  • Reinventing Archaeology
  • Research Design: planning, execution and presentation
  • Dissertation in Archaeology or Fieldwork Placement in Archaeology

Qualification and course duration

MA

full time
12 months
part time
24 months

Course contact details

Name
Course Enquiries
Email
archaeology@sheffield.ac.uk
Phone
+44 (0)114 222 2900