UCL (University College London)
Bioarchaeology and Forensic Anthropology
This course provides students with a foundation in the analysis of human remains, both in archaeological and modern forensic settings. With a solid grounding in skeletal and dental anatomy, students learn about morphological variation, development, methods for biological profiling, human disease and forensic approaches to trauma and taphonomy. The programme is delivered through a combination of lectures, seminars and practical classes.
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: Dental anthropology; forensic anthropology; methodology and issues in bioarchaeology and palaeoepidemiology; morphology and palaeopathology of the human skeleton; variation and evolution of the human skull. Options: Anthropological and archaeological genetics; archaeology of early modern humans; forensic archaeology; forensic geoscience; funerary archaeology; human evolution; palaeoanthropology; zooarchaeology in practice.
Assessment is through essays, class tests, reports and the dissertation.
|Qualification||Study mode||Start month||Fee||Course duration|
|MSc||Full-time||£ 9,285 per Academic year (home fees)||1 years|
|MSc||Full-time||£ 18,670 per Academic year (overseas fees)||1 years|
|MSc||Part-time||£ 4,665 per Academic year (home fees)||2 years|
|MSc||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|
020 7679 7495