University of Leicester
Applicants normally possess a good undergraduate degree, upper 2nd Class or higher in archaeology or the equivalent for overseas or European applicants; international/ EU students must have a level of English proficiency of 6.5 IELTS.
Core modules: theory and practice in archaeology; archaeology and landscapes; dissertation (for MA students). Optional modules: guided research modules. These comprise a programme of directed research on a relevant theme, issue or topic in one of the following fields: researching prehistory; researching bioarchaeology; researching medieval archaeology. There is also the option to make a selection from a range of modules in prehistory, bioarchaeology or medieval archaeology. Recent examples have included: origin of modern humans (prehistory pathway); societies in Iron Age Europe (prehistory pathway); archaeozoology (bioarchaeology pathway); archaeobotany (bioarchaeology pathway); early Christian Europe (medieval pathway); medieval urbanism (medieval pathway).
Students will be taught by a combination of lectures and seminars, laboratory work (if chosen) and individual research. Assessment is through essays and project work. Students will write a 15,000-word dissertation. Students may also elect to do an extended dissertation if they want to prepare for doctoral study.
|Qualification||Study mode||Start month||Fee||Course duration|
|MA||Full-time||October 2016||GBP 7,500 per Year 1 (Wales)||1 years|
|MA||Full-time||October 2016||GBP 7,500 per Year 1 (England)||1 years|
|MA||Full-time||October 2016||GBP 14,105 per Year 1 (International)||1 years|
|MA||Full-time||October 2016||GBP 7,500 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland)||1 years|
|MA||Full-time||October 2016||GBP 7,500 per Year 1 (Scotland)||1 years|
|MA||Part-time||October 2016||-||2 years|
|PgDip||Full-time||October 2016||-||9 months|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|University of Leicester||Leicester||LE1 7RH||East Midlands|
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