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Quaternary, Prehistory and Archeology

University of Ferrara

Master On Campus
24 months
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1500 EUR/year
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About

The Master in Quaternary, Prehistory and Archeology at the University of Ferrara is characterized by its multidisciplinary contents that aim to train specialized professional figures in the field prehistoric, protohistoric, classical and medieval archeology.

Overview

The Quaternary, Prehistory and Archeology program offered by the University of Ferrara is combining the technical-scientific approach with the humanistic one, the course is characterized by numerous laboratories, responding to needs of broad and non-sectorial knowledge applied to the study of human history, in its biological and cultural values.

Graduates with Master in Quaternary, Prehistory and Archeology from the University of Ferrara will gain:

  • transversal skills
  • solid methodological approach
  • specific knowledge on different periods in human history

Careers

The interdisciplinary nature of the degree program allows graduates to have access to numerous job opportunities.

The professions, classified according to ISTAT, which prepares the master's degree in Quaternary, prehistory and archeology are those of archaeologist, curator and curator of museums, paleontologist, management specialist in public administration and anthropologist.

On the basis of the data emerging from the survey of the employment outcomes of the previous academic years, the new graduates of the LM Quaternary, prehistory and archeology have found employment in naturalistic and archaeological museums, Superintendencies, private companies of archaeological excavations and / or operating in the field of teaching and of disclosure.

To those wishing to continue their studies with a PhD, the partner universities offer different possibilities: the Doctorate in Human Sciences at the University of Ferrara, the Doctorate in Humanities at the University of Modena and Reggio Emilia, the Doctorate in Culture of Europe - Environment, Spaces, Stories, Arts, Ideas at the University of Trento and the Doctorate in Human Sciences at the University of Verona.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Chronology and cultures of the Mesolithic and Neolithic
  • Technology and typology of the lithic industries
  • Methodologies: technology of vascular forms
  • Chronology and cultures of the metal age
  • Archeopetrography
  • Chronology and cultures of the Paleolithic

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Credits

120 ECTS

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

We are not aware of any English requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Knowledge of at least one foreign language (English, German, French or Spanish) of level C1 or equivalent, to be certified by submitting appropriate documentation and / or self-certification in case of level obtained from public administrations;
  • At least a first level degree, or another qualification obtained abroad recognized as suitable according to the current legislation on the subject.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    1500 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 1500 EUR per year and a duration of 24 months.
  • EU/EEA

    1500 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 1500 EUR per year and a duration of 24 months.

Funding

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