UCL (University College London)

UCL (University College London)

Geographical Information Systems and Spatial Analysis in Archaeology

This course offers advanced training in this field, drawing on the unparalleled concentration of expertise available.

Entry requirements

A minimum of an upper 2nd Class Bachelor's degree in a relevant subject from a UK university or an overseas qualification of an equivalent standard.

Course modules

Modules include: Geographical information systems in archaeology 1; research skills for spatial analysis; spatial analysis in archaeology; archaeological approaches to the human use of space. Optional modules: geographical information systems in archaeology 2; remote sensing in archaeology; the archaeology of complex urban sites: analytical and interpretative techniques.

Assessment methods

Assessment is through essays, practical components, project reports and portfolio, and the research dissertation.

Sponsorship information

UK and EU students are eligible to apply for Arts and Humanities Research Council funding; ACE Master's Scholarship: to support a student from a newer EU country applying to study on a technical or applied Master's course.


Qualification Study mode Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time £ 8,750 per Academic year (home fees) 1 years
MSc Full-time £ 17,000 per Academic year (overseas fees) 1 years
MSc Part-time £ 4,400 per Academic year (home fees) 2 years
MSc Part-time £ 8,500 per Academic year (overseas fees) 2 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Bloomsbury Campus Camden WC1E 6BT South East

Key information

Programme Administrator
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020 7679 7495