You will have the opportunity at getting your hands dirty with practical archaeological excavations, looking at the science and exploring simulated mass grave sites and using a plethora of practical and theory based techniques to understand and analyse the world as we find it.
Elements of some elective modules of Cranfield University 's Forensic Archaeology and Anthropology as part of the course structure for this MSc will be undertaken at Cranfield University at Shrivenham located on the Defence Academy of the United Kingdom. Security clearance will be required for completion of these modules. Please refer to our entry requirements section for more details, or see further about security clearance for Cranfield at Shrivenham.
The MSc of this course is accredited by The Chartered Society of Forensic Sciences.
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- Analytical Techniques
- Courtroom Skills
- Forensic Archaeology: Mass Grave Excavation
- Forensic Archaeology: Recovering Buried Remains
- Fundamentals of Forensic Archaeology: Osteology
- Further Forensic Anthropology: Identification
- Investigation and Evidence Collection
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- 11 months
- 36 months
Start dates & application deadlines
- StartingApply anytime.
Although there are no set application deadlines, we recommend that you apply as early as possible to secure your place.
DisciplinesArchaeology Anthropology Forensic Science View 131 other Masters in Anthropology in United Kingdom
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We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.
- A first or second class honours degree or equivalent in archaeology, forensic science or scientific discipline, or the professional equivalent. Students with other degrees who can show a knowledge of and interest in the scientific elements of the subject will also be considered.
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International20600 GBP/fullTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 20600 GBP for the full programme during 11 months.
National10300 GBP/fullTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 10300 GBP for the full programme during 11 months.
- MSc Full-time £10,300
- MSc Part-time £10,300
- PgDip Full-time £8,250
- PgDip Part-time £8,250
- MSc Full-time £20,600
- MSc Part-time £20,600
- PgDip Full-time £16,700
- PgDip Part-time £16,700
Living costs for Cranfield
The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.
Home feesMSc Full-time £10,300MSc Part-time £10,300 *PgDip Full-time £8,250
PgDip Part-time £8,250 *
MSc Full-time £20,600
MSc Part-time £20,600 *
PgDip Full-time £16,700
PgDip Part-time £16,700 *
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.
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Apply and win up to €10000 to cover your tuition fees.