Taught course

Prehistoric Landscape Archaeology

Institution
University of York · Department of Archaeology
Qualifications
MA

Entry requirements

A good honours degree (upper second or first class) or an equivalent qualification from an overseas institution in archaeology or a related subject or, for non-graduate applicants, three years’ practical experience in the conservation or management of landscapes. If you are a non-native English speaking applicant you must provide evidence of your English language ability. You need to show enough fluency in all aspects of English (reading, writing, speaking and listening) to the required level of the course you're applying to.

Months of entry

September

Course content

This course offers a unique perspective on landscape archaeology, focusing on human ecology and the interactions of people with their environments. It takes you beyond isolated archaeological sites, buildings or artefacts to explore their context in the wider landscape. You will investigate the varying lifeways of humans through the ages, and how people have interacted with the natural world since early prehistory. We Study landscape archaeology from the perspective of human ecology – from early prehistory to the end of protohistoric periods.

Information for international students

York is a research-intensive university and a proud member of the elite Russell Group of universities. Information about international fees can be found on our website.

Fees and funding

Department and University scholarships may be available, please check our website for details: Fees and funding

Qualification and course duration

MA

full time
12 months

Course contact details

Name
Postgraduate Administrator
Email
archaeology@york.ac.uk
Phone
+44 (0) 1904 323963