University of Dundee
Forensic Archaeology and Anthropology
Our course provides you with training in dedicated laboratory areas. You will have exclusive access to the unique skeletal collections in the Centre for Anatomy and Human Identification (CAHID). You will develop the skills and knowledge required by those who undertake searches for missing people and will be involved in the recovery of remains from clandestine burials. You will also gain the skills required to present evidence as an expert witness in court.
An Honours degree at 2.1 or above (or equivalent) in a relevant degree, or an ability to demonstrate considerable experience in a relevant field. An IELTS score of 6.5 (or equivalent) if first language is not English.
Modules: forensic human osteology; trauma and taphonomy; forensic archaeology 1; disaster victim identification; forensic human identification; forensic archaeology 2; forensic science and the law; research project.
Assessments will take the form of in-course essays, paper appraisal and practical exercises in addition to final degree examinations and MSc research dissertation.
|Qualification||Study mode||Fee||Course duration|
|MSc||Full-time||£ 15,950 per Academic year (home fees)||12 months|
|MSc||Full-time||£ 15,950 per Academic year (overseas fees)||12 months|
|MSc||Full-time||£ 15,950 per Academic year (rest of UK fees (Scottish courses))||12 months|
|MSc||Full-time||£ 15,950 per Academic year (EU fees)||12 months|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|Dundee City Campus||Dundee||DD1 4HN||Scotland|