Using a combination of established and cutting-edge methods, this course focuses on the study of bones from archaeological sites. You’ll get training in the analysis of both animal and human bones, but you may decide to specialise in one or the other.
- The Osteoarchaeology course at University of Sheffield is taught through lectures, seminars and lab-based practicals. We use case studies from all over the world and we explore all phases of human history.
- You’ll have access to labs and some of the best collections of human and animal remains in the world.
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- Advanced Zooarchaeology
- The History of the Human Animal Relationship
- Osteoarchaeological Assemblage Analysis
- Archaeozoology; Biological Anthropology I
- Human Osteology
- Dissertation, Journal Style Dissertation or Work Placement.
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- 12 months
- 24 months
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DisciplinesArchaeology Animal Sciences View 151 other Masters in Archaeology in United Kingdom
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- Usually a minimum 2:1 honours degree in an arts, humanities or science subject. But your interest in and understanding of archaeology is more important than what you studied at undergraduate level.
- Overall IELTS score of 6.5 with a minimum of 5.5 in each component, or equivalent.
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International24400 GBP/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 24400 GBP per year during 12 months.
National10800 GBP/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 10800 GBP per year during 12 months.
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Apply and win up to €10000 to cover your tuition fees.