University of Winchester
This course offers an intensive research-training programme with a high level of supervisorial contact.
Normally a 1st or 2nd Honours degree in Archaeology or a related discipline. It is also expected that the applicant will have already taken an undergraduate level module in Human Bioarchaeology or Human Osteology or equivalent, or have participated in a bioarchaeological or osteological field school.
Students undertake 6 core modules and 1 optional module. Core modules: human osteology I, human osteology II, concepts of funerary archaeology, funerary practice, research methods, dissertation. A choice of 1 special and/or applied studies modules, for example: church archaeology, later prehistoric Wessex, archaeology of Africa, Caribbean archaeology, excavation.
Assessment is by means of a series of essays, reports, exams and a blog/diary. 1 module takes the student through the process of producing an academic standard research paper. Students apply the research skills developed in the production of a substantive piece of research of 20,000-25,000 words on a Human Bioarchaeological topic of their choice, supervised by a member of staff with relevant research interests.
|Qualification||Study mode||Fee||Course duration|
|MRes||Full-time||£ 4,900 per Academic year (home fees)||1 years|
|MRes||Full-time||£ 10,900 per Academic year (overseas fees)||1 years|
|MRes||Full-time||£ 4,900 per Academic year (EU fees)||1 years|
|MRes||Part-time||£ 2,450 per Academic year (home fees)||2 years|
|MRes||Part-time||£ 5,450 per Academic year (overseas fees)||2 years|
|MRes||Part-time||£ 2,450 per Academic year (EU fees)||2 years|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|King Alfred Campus||Winchester||SO22 4NR||South East|