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Prehistoric Archaeology

University of Geneva

M.Sc. On Campus
24 months
Duration
860 EUR/year
860 EUR/year
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About

The Prehistoric Archaeology programme of University of Geneva addresses themes such as general prehistory, the prehistory and protohistory of Europe and Africa, ethnoarchaeology, theoretical archaeology, palaeoanthropology and archaeozoology. 

Overview

The Prehistoric Archaeology programme of University of Geneva is focusing on learning analytical methods and techniques, emphasising the links between theory and practice.

Career paths

The Master in Prehistoric Archaeology leads to a number of professions both in Switzerland and abroad, including:

  • Archaeologist (notably in the cantonal archaeological services, rescue archaeology research institutions, rescue archaeology firms and international rescue archaeology programmes in Africa)
  • Teacher and scientific researcher
  • Museum curator
  • Culture, etc.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Neolithic Europe
  • Europe in the Bronze and Iron Ages
  • Paleolithic and Neolithic of Africa
  • Metal Ages in Africa
  • Theoretical Archaeology
  • Ethnoarchaeology

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

Partially taught in English, Partially taught in French

Credits

120 ECTS

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

We are not aware of any English requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • A Bachelor in Prehistoric Archaeology, Archaeology, Prehistory or a degree deemed equivalent. Completion of complementary credits could be asked.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    860 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 430 EUR per semester and a duration of 24 months.
  • EU/EEA

    860 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 430 EUR per semester and a duration of 24 months.
  • Tuition fee is 500 CHF per semester.

Funding

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