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Forensic Anthropology and Bioarchaeology

Wrexham Glyndwr University

M.Res.
12 months
Duration
12500 GBP/year
6615 GBP/year
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Tuition fee
Anytime
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About

The MRes Forensic Anthropology and Bioarchaeology programme at Wrexham Glyndwr University has been designed to serve graduates wanting to embark on a research degree focussing on the search, recovery or identification of human remains and factors influencing these aspects.

Overview

The MRes Forensic Anthropology and Bioarchaeology programme at Wrexham Glyndwr University equips graduates with the skills and subject-specific knowledge needed to pursue either a research-based career in a variety of academic disciplines or a fieldwork career in commercial or forensic archaeology & anthropology. The programme focuses on field and lab-based practical, analytical and research skills, and provides ideal training for students who want to work in industry, or subsequently wish to move onto a PhD programme, or who simply wish to undertake a more significant and flexible amount of research at the Masters level.

Career

Graduates of this programme could go on to work in:

  • Forensic Anthropology
  • Bioarchaeology
  • Human Osteology
  • Forensic & Crime Scene Science
  • Commercial Archaeology
  • Humanitarian Work
  • Museums & Heritage
  • Research Scientist
  • Laboratory Technician
  • Education

Or investigate further research opportunities such as PhD Study.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Advanced Research Skills
  • Human Osteology
  • Negotiated Learning
  • Professional Practice & Placement
  • Dissertation: Research Project

Key information

Duration

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

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

We advise international students to apply as early as possible to allow us sufficient time to process your application.

Language

English

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.
Lower Second Class

English requirements

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

Hold one of the following prior to commencement of the Programme:

  • An initial honours degree of Glyndŵr University or another approved degree awarding body with a minimum of 2:2 honours degree which has a significant content of Forensic Science, Crime, Archaeology, Anthropology or Biology.
  • Equivalent qualifications of another overseas country which are deemed satisfactory by the programme team.

A non-graduate can be admitted for candidature provided that:

  • A non-graduate qualification, which the University deems to be of a satisfactory standard for the purpose of post-graduate admission.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    12500 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 12500 GBP for the full programme and a duration of 12 months.
  • EU/EEA

    6615 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 6615 GBP for the full programme and a duration of 12 months.

Funding

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