University of Sheffield
Human Osteology and Funerary Archaeology
Sheffield's MSc in Human Osteology and Funerary Archaeology has offered advanced training in the study of archaeological human bones for 25 years. This programme will provide you with both the technical skills and knowledge required to undertake analysis of archaeological human remains, and the cultural understanding of funerary practices needed to situate your findings within a broader archaeological and historical context, providing you with the tools to write human history from human remains.
Core modules Funerary Archaeology; Quantitative Methods in Anthropology and Archaeology; Research Design: planning, execution and presentation; Biological Anthropology I; Biological Anthropology II; Human Anatomy; Human Osteology; Dissertation.
Assessment is by coursework assignments and a dissertation.
If you accept a place on one of our courses, you may be eligible to apply for AHRC and University of Sheffield studentships. If you're considering applying for funding, we recommend you contact us as soon as possible.
|Qualification||Study mode||Start month||Fee||Course duration|
|MSc||Full-time||September 2018||GBP 8,000 per Year 1 (England)||1 Years|
|MSc||Full-time||September 2018||GBP 18,750 per Year 1 (International)||1 Years|
|MSc||Full-time||September 2018||GBP 8,000 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland)||1 Years|
|MSc||Full-time||September 2018||GBP 8,000 per Year 1 (Scotland)||1 Years|
|MSc||Full-time||September 2018||GBP 8,000 per Year 1 (Wales)||1 Years|
|MSc||Part-time||September 2018||-||2 Years|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|Main Site||S10 2TN||Yorkshire and the Humber|
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