University of Reading

University of Reading

Archaeology

This course allows you to develop and enhance your knowledge of archaeology through a selection of specialist modules that suit your chronological, geographical and thematic interests. Our taught modules span the lower Palaeolithic to later medieval periods throughout Europe and the Near East, covering theoretical issues such as gender, the life course, material culture, identity, diet, the Crusades, climate change, coastal and maritime exploitation and human bioarchaeology.

Entry requirements

A 1st or good 2nd Class Honours degree or equivalent in Archaeology or other relevant fields.

Course modules

Modules include: theoretical approaches in archaeology; colonisation and cultural transformation: the archaeology of crusading; themes and issues in the archaeology of Iran; material cultures and identities in the Roman empire; human bioarchaeology; research paper; human bioarchaeology; the medieval landscape; food and culture; material cultures and identities in the Roman empire.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MA Full-time September 2016 GBP 5,500 per Year 1 (Scotland) 12 months
MA Full-time September 2016 GBP 5,500 per Year 1 (Wales) 12 months
MA Full-time September 2016 GBP 5,500 per Year 1 (England) 12 months
MA Full-time September 2016 GBP 13,750 per Year 1 (International) 12 months
MA Full-time September 2016 GBP 5,500 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 12 months
MA Part-time September 2016 GBP 3,025 per Year 1 (England) 24 months
MA Part-time September 2016 GBP 7,560 per Year 1 (International) 24 months
MA Part-time September 2016 GBP 3,025 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 24 months
MA Part-time September 2016 GBP 3,025 per Year 1 (Scotland) 24 months
MA Part-time September 2016 GBP 3,025 per Year 1 (Wales) 24 months

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
University of Reading Reading RG6 6UR South East

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