University of Bradford
Applicants study the theory and practice of archaeological prospection, in particular in near surface geophysics; students study the principal geophysical and geochemical techniques currently available for the detection of buried archaeological features and other near surface targets. Students explore the background to materials and soil science, together with the relevant mathematical principles.
A 1st degree in Archaeology or another suitable subject (e.g. geography, geology, environmental science, geophysics or history); students will normally have a minimum of 1 GCSE in mathematics and 1 in a physical science; other relevant qualifications will be considered; for North American students a GPA of at least 2.5 on a scale of 4.0 is required, or equivalent. IELTS at 6.0 or the equivalent.
All years: electrical methods of survey; GIS for practitioners; magnetic and electromagnetic methods of survey; the nature of matter; research skills; site evaluation strategies; soils and chemical prospection; treatment, display and interpretation of field data; dissertation.
Studentships may be available from NERC (applications should be submitted to Department).
|Qualification||Study mode||Fee||Course duration|
|MSc||Full-time||£ 5,400 per Academic year (home fees)||1 years|
|MSc||Full-time||£ 12,650 per Academic year (overseas fees)||1 years|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|University of Bradford||Bradford||BD7 1DP||Yorkshire and the Humber|
Faculty of Life Sciences Postgraduate Admissions Administrator (Master's courses)