The MA in Archaeological Practice from University of Malta is tailored to make extensive use of archaeological sites and monuments in Malta, one of the richest archaeological landscapes in the Mediterranean.
You will be able to address, formulate, and research archaeological problems as well as be trained to tackle and resolve issues involving archaeological resources at risk.
This programme gears you towards professional relevance in the field—to prepare professional reports, investigate sites, and to consider legislation and regulations when consulting stakeholders. This M.A. includes a mandatory four-week summer placement.
Building on a typical undergraduate archaeology curriculum (EQF Level 6), the programme is designed to provide participants with a combination of theory and intensive practical training that will provide them with skills and competences that are standard requirements for archaeological practice today.
Career opportunites and access to further studies
The course provides students with the skills and knowledge necessary to follow careers in developer-funded archaeology or other type of archaeological practice in the broader heritage management sector.
It also provides students with an ideal gateway to MPhil/PhD research oriented towards applications of archaeological concepts and strategies.
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- The Archaeology of Standing Buildings and Structures
- Archaeology of Landscapes
- Archaeological Resource Management
- Research Methods for Cultural Heritage
- Archaeological Fieldwork Design, Management and Reporting
- Artefact Analysis
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- 18 months
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DisciplinesArchaeology History View 4 other Masters in Archaeology in Malta
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- The Course shall be open to applicants who are in possession of the degree of Bachelor of Arts in Archaeology classified with at least Third Class Honours or Category III, or a degree from this or from another university which the Board considers as comparable.
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International7200 EUR/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 10800 EUR for the full programme during 18 months.
EU/EEAFreeTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 0 EUR for the full programme during 18 months.
- Annual Enrolment Fee: Eur 400
Living costs for Msida
The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.
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Apply and win up to €10000 to cover your tuition fees.