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Archaeology

University of Glasgow

M.Sc.
12 months
Duration
18370 GBP/year
8850 GBP/year
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About

This Masters in Archaeology at the University of Glasgow will enable you to develop your own holistic approach to the challenges of contemporary archaeological research and practice.

Overview

The programme combines conceptual learning with independent research and project-based work. A key strength of this programme is its flexibility, which allows you to create a portfolio of courses based on your individual needs and interests.

Why This Programme

  • You will have access to the diverse collections and archives held at the University of Glasgow and collaborating institutions in the city
  • The University can facilitate work placements and internships with organisations such as Historic Environment Scotland, the National Trust and the Hunterian Museum.
  • Our collaboration with SUERC, a premier scientific dating facility, supports interested students developing their skills in the archaeological sciences.
  • Our staff are engaged in a variety of innovative research projects (both in Scotland and abroad) and actively involve students in such projects.

Career

Graduates will have a solid foundation of skills, knowledge, and understanding from which to pursue careers in universities, research institutes, government agencies, conservation charities, and private-sector professional practice. The course also prepares you to proceed to study for a PhD in Archaeology.

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Landscape Archaeologies
  • Experiencing Landscape Heritage
  • Remote Sensing in Archaeology
  • GIS for Archaeological Projects
  • Digital Pasts: Media & Games
  • Archaeological Digital Imaging
  • Mediterranean Landscapes
  • Early Medieval Artefacts
  • Viking and Late Norse British Isles
  • Feasting like the Ancients

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months
  • Part-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Credits

180 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA Your GPA, or Grade Point Average, is a number that indicates how well or how high you scored in your courses on average. Usually a GPA scales between 1.0 and 4.0, however different countries and universities can have different grading systems.
Upper Second Class

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
92
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
6.5

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Entry requirements for postgraduate taught programmes are a 2.1 Honours degree or equivalent qualification (for example, GPA 3.0 or above) in a relevant subject unless otherwise specified.
  • A copy (or copies) of your official degree certificate(s) (if you have already completed your degree)
  • A copy (or copies) of your official academic transcript(s), showing full details of subjects studied and grades/marks obtained
  • Official English translations of the certificate(s) and transcript(s)
  • One reference letter on headed paper
  • A copy of the photo page of your passport (Non-EU students only)

Tuition Fee

  • International

    18370 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 18370 GBP per year and a duration of 12 months.
  • EU/EEA

    8850 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 8850 GBP per year and a duration of 12 months.

Home and EU: Part-time fee: £983 per 20 credits

Funding

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