12 months
Duration
20000 GBP/year
9250 GBP/year
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About

Join the Experimental Archaeology programme at The University of Exeter and explore experimental archaeology’s potential as a powerful research method, an effective educational tool and an excellent medium for public outreach

Visit the official programme website for more information

Overview

  • Gain practical experience of experiments related to archaeological and taphonomic processes and the production of a range of material culture types
  • Our programme involves practical work and field trips and offers the opportunity for some modules to be studied alone
  • Our location is surrounded by sites of archaeological interest and you may also have opportunities for international fieldwork

Careers

The Experimental Archaeology programme at The University of Exeter is designed to develop your skills of analysis, assessment and interpretation as well as the production of written and oral reports. The broad-based nature of the subject and the skills it provides give a strong grounding for a wide range of careers, not only those related to archaeology but also in the wider fields of teaching, administration and business. Some graduates combine their initial job with voluntary archaeological work or with further part time study of the subject.

Some destinations of graduates from Archaeology programmes are:

  • Archaeological Assistant
  • Experimental Archaeologist
  • Field Archaeologist
  • Learning Resources Coordinator
  • Museum Curator
  • PhD in Archaeology
  • Postdoctoral Fellow
  • Press Executive
  • Teacher
  • Time Team Archaeologist/Community Archaeologist
  • Web Developer

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Experimental Archaeology
  • Experimental Archaeology in Practice 
  • Research Design in Archaeology
  • Material Culture
  • Professional Skills in Archaeology
  • Advanced Project
  • Themes in Archaeological Theory and Practice

Key information

Duration

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

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

Whilst we don’t have a formal deadline for application, we encourage you to apply as soon as possible. We close to applications wishing to join us for study in 2022/2023 on Friday 16 September. We advise international applicants to submit a complete application by mid-July.

Credits

180 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
Upper Second Class

Other requirements

General requirements

  • 2:1 Honours degree in Archaeology or a related subject.

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    20000 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 20000 GBP per year during 12 months.
  • National

    9250 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 9250 GBP per year during 12 months.

UK fees per year:

  • £4,625 part-time

International fees per year:

  •  £10,000 part-time

Living costs for Utrecht

900 - 1450 EUR /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

Our partners

Experimental Archaeology
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