University of Reading

University of Reading

Archaeology (PATHWAY - Bioarchaeology)

* Prepare for a career in bioarchaeological research, the commercial sector or heritage management * Focus on issues such as gender and the life course, childhood, migration, diet and health * Join a world-leading department with an international reputation for excellence in teaching and research * Benefit from dedicated laboratories and state-of-the-art facilities **Archaeology at Reading** We offer advanced study in archaeology on programmes taught by academics with an international reputation for excellence in teaching and research. 97% of our research was judged to be of international standing in the latest Research Excellence Framework, 2014. We provide a friendly and supportive community, and our staff have a strong reputation for being accessible and approachable. Take advantage of outstanding teaching collections and facilities housed in modern premises. You will benefit from our dedicated Archaeology Building and purpose-built teaching laboratories containing our rich collection of artefacts, ecofacts, human remains and animal bones. You will also have easy access to our three superb on-campus museums. We are skills focused - through our world-leading fieldwork and research projects we train graduates to the highest standards as a preparation for doctoral study and employment in a wide variety of sectors. We provide a strong research grounding linking social and scientific archaeology.

Course modules

Sample modules may include: * Food and culture * Human bioarchaeology * Issues and debates in bioarchaeology * Zooarchaeology * Archaeological bone chemistry Check our website for more details of the course structure.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MA Full-time September 2018 GBP 15,650 per Whole course (International) 12 Months
MA Full-time September 2018 GBP 7,360 per Whole course (Home/EU) 12 Months
MA Part-time September 2018 GBP 15,650 per Whole course (International) 24 Months
MA Part-time September 2018 GBP 7,360 per Whole course (Home/EU) 24 Months

Campus details

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

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Key information

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Postgraduate Admissions
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01183785289