University of Sheffield
This course is an advanced study of archaeology from the first principles.
Minimum 2.1 honours degree in any subject. Overall IELTS grade of 6.5 with a minimum of 5.5 in each component, or equivalent.
Core modules: reinventing archaeology; research methods in archaeology; research design: planning, execution and presentation; dissertation in archaeology or fieldwork placement in archaeology. Choose 5 optional modules, examples include: death and burial in Anglo-Saxon and medieval England; funerary archaeology; the archaeology of Neolithic and bronze- age Britain; the archaeology of classical Athens; the archaeology of the eastern Mediterranean; the archaeology of the Palaeolithic; biomolecular archaeology; introduction to human osteology; Viking-age Europe; wars of the roses to Elizabeth: the archaeology of England 1455�1603.
Students assessed on coursework assignments and a dissertation.
If you�re going on to a PhD, you may be eligible for the Ian Sanders Occasional Postgraduate Bursary, worth between �500 and �1,000.
|Qualification||Study mode||Fee||Course duration|
|MPhil||Full-time||£ 5,750 per Academic year (home fees)||2 years|
|MPhil||Full-time||£ 16,500 per Academic year (overseas fees)||2 years|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|Main Site||Sheffield||S10 2TN||Yorkshire and the Humber|
School of Archaeology
0114 222 2900