University of Glasgow

University of Glasgow

Battlefield and Conflict Archaeology

This course specialises in the archaeological approaches to battlefields and other aspects of conflict archaeology.

Entry requirements

The entry requirement for this postgraduate taught programme is a 2.1 Honours degree, or an equivalent qualification in Archaeology or another relevant subject (for example Geography, Geology, History or Environmental Science); or suitable practical experience.

Course modules

The taught programme consists of 3 core courses which will provide a general framework for the archaeological study of battlefields and other aspects of conflict archaeology, accompanied by three more specialised optional courses. For the MLitt students produce a dissertation on a specialist topic agreed with a supervisor. Core courses: the art of war; battlefield and conflict archaeology; research skills. Optional courses: early modern warfare (16th Century to World War I); British battlefields; introduction to forensic archaeology.

Assessment methods

Dissertation.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MLitt Full-time £ 6,800 per Academic year (EU fees) 12 months
MLitt Full-time £ 6,800 per Academic year (home fees) 12 months
MLitt Full-time £ 14,500 per Academic year (overseas fees) 12 months
MLitt Part-time £ 756 per Credit module (home fees) 24 months
MLitt Part-time £ 756 per Credit module (EU fees) 24 months
PgDip Full-time £ 3,533 per Academic year (home fees) 9 months
PgDip Full-time £ 9,667 per Academic year (overseas fees) 9 months
PgDip Full-time £ 3,533 per Academic year (EU fees) 9 months
PgDip Part-time £ 756 per Academic year (home fees) 18 months
PgDip Part-time £ 756 per Academic year (EU fees) 18 months

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
University of Glasgow Glasgow G12 8QQ Scotland

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