University of Winchester
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||Start month||Fee||Course duration|
|MRes||Full-time||September 2017||-||1 years|
|MRes||Part-time||September 2017||-||2 years|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|King Alfred Campus||Winchester||SO22 4NR||South East|
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