University of Sheffield
Our long-established MA in Landscape Archaeology is one of the most successful in Britain. Throughout this programme, you will explore the ways in which human beings have acted upon landscape and environments, the ways in which nature has acted upon humanity, and the ways in which human perceptions of the natural world have influenced their actions. You will choose between a Research Track, incorporating a dissertation, or a Professional Track, which includes a work placement.
MA: Minimum 2.1 Honours degree in archaeology, or other humanities or science subjects. Applicants with professional experience are also considered. English language requirements: overall IELTS grade of 6.5 with a minimum of 5.5 in each component, or equivalent.
Core modules Both Research and Professional Tracks: Landscapes in archaeology: methods and perspectives; Landscape Survey Project; Reinventing Archaeology. Research Track: Research Design: Planning, Execution and Presentation, Dissertation. Professional Track: Heritage, Place and Community; Work Placement. Indicative optional modules Both Research and Professional Tracks: Mediterranean Landscapes; GIS for Archaeologists; Dynamic Landscapes: Investigating ancient environments. Research Track: Heritage, Place and Community Heritage. Professional Track: History and Identity.
Assessment is by coursework assignments and a dissertation or work placement.
If you accept a place, and you don't have a full scholarship from any other source, you may be considered for the Robert Kiln Bursary for Landscape Archaeology (worth £1,500).
|Qualification||Study mode||Start month||Fee||Course duration|
|MA||Full-time||September 2018||7,000 per Year 1 (England)||12 Months|
|MA||Full-time||September 2018||18,250 per Year 1 (International)||12 Months|
|MA||Full-time||September 2018||7,000 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland)||12 Months|
|MA||Full-time||September 2018||7,000 per Year 1 (Scotland)||12 Months|
|MA||Full-time||September 2018||7,000 per Year 1 (Wales)||12 Months|
|MA||Part-time||September 2018||-||24 Months|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|Main Site||S10 2TN||Yorkshire and the Humber|
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