UCL (University College London)
Comparative Art and Archaeology
The programme is designed to provide students with a sophisticated understanding of the major problems, theories and approaches in the sociological and anthropological interpretation of the art of pre modern societies.
A minimum of an upper 2nd Class Honours degree in a relevant subject from a UK university or an overseas qualification of an equivalent standard.
Core modules: art (interpretation and explanation); options: ancient Italy in the Mediterranean; archaeology of Buddhism; archaeology of Egypt and the near east (a comparative approach); Aztec archaeology (codices and ethnohistory); cities, states and religion; making and meaning in ancient Greek art; making and meaning in ancient roman art; Maya art, architecture and archaeology; the Mediterranean world in the iron age; society and culture in ancient Egypt; world rock art (from Palaeolithic to present); social complexity in early china (from the Neolithic to the early empire).
The programme is delivered through a combination of seminars, lectures and presentations. Some optional modules include site visits to museums. Assessment is through essays, coursework, oral examination and the dissertation.
|Qualification||Study mode||Fee||Course duration|
|MA||Full-time||£ 9,020 per Academic year (home fees)||1 years|
|MA||Full-time||£ 18,670 per Academic year (overseas fees)||1 years|
|MA||Part-time||£ 4,510 per Academic year (home fees)||2 years|
|MA||Part-time||£ 9,285 per Academic year (overseas fees)||2 years|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|Bloomsbury Campus||Camden||WC1E 6BT||South East|
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