University of Reading

University of Reading

Archaeology of the Middle East

This course is designed to develop your knowledge of the Middle East through the advanced study of its archaeology. You will take part in active learning through guided study of themes and issues, and explore major episodes in the human past through case studies from all regions of the Middle East, including Iraq, Iran, Turkey, Syria, Arabia, the Levant and Egypt. The course will focus on interdisciplinary approaches to important, real-world issues.

Entry requirements

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

Course modules

Modules include: Themes and debates in the archaeology of the Middle East; themes and issues in the archaeology of Iran; archaeological bone chemistry; vegetation history and archaeobotany; applications of micromorphological analysis.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
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 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 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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