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Anthropology (Archaeology)

12 months
Duration
20843 USD/year
5013 USD/year
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About

Master of Arts - Anthropology (Archaeology) at University of Otago combines the study of the cultural grounding of social life with the material evidence of the human past.

Overview

Key Features

In Social Anthropology we study the relationships between and within groups of people who are ‘not like us’ – from whichever group of people it is that ‘we’ as researchers might belong. Through comparison we discover the surprising differences in everyday living around the world.

In Master of Arts - Anthropology (Archaeology) is taught at University of Otago we study the material evidence of the human past – from monument structures like the ceremonial statues of Rapa Nui (Easter Island) to smaller portable artefacts such as posts and stone tools – to better understand our human origins, and societies and environments of the past. Students who wish to specialise in Archaeology major in Anthropology.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Research Dissertation
  • Writing and Revision for Graduate Research 
  • Research Methods in the Humanities 
  • Key Debates in the Humanities

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

July commencement may be possible, although the duration of the qualification may be longer.

Credits

120 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Entrance requirements for postgraduate study vary by programme with most requiring a minimum bachelor-level qualification in the same field, and some having additional requirements such as relevant work experience and/or professional registration in New Zealand. 
  • A postgraduate certificate or postgraduate diploma can usually be taken at any time after the completion of your bachelor's degree.
  • If you hold an honours degree or postgraduate diploma you may be able to eligible for master’s study by thesis only. In some cases if you hold a bachelor’s degree you may apply for a coursework master’s degree or for master’s study by coursework and thesis.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    20843 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 20843 USD per year during 12 months.
  • National

    5013 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 5013 USD per year during 12 months.
  • National: $6,928.00
  • International: $28,805

Living costs for Dunedin

1000 - 2300 NZD /month
Living costs

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Funding

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