University of York

University of York

Field Archaeology

The course offers a blend of theory and practice, equipping you with wide-ranging, advanced practical skills, while giving you a deep theoretical knowledge and understanding of the logistical challenges, legal requirements and ethics involved in archaeological fieldwork. It is both challenging and rewarding. This is a flexible course, devised to meet demand for professional training in the UK and worldwide. It will give you a thorough knowledge of how, and why, archaeological fieldwork has arrived at its current state and acquaint you with the key methods employed in modern fieldwork, analysis and dissemination. It will enable you to think strategically about project design and tactically about project implementation.

Sponsorship information

A range of scholarships and studentships are available at postgraduate level. Some scholarships are funded by the university (such as the York Masters Opportunity Scholarship) and some are funded by Research Councils, alumni, businesses and charities. Please check with the provider for details.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MA Full-time September 2017 GBP 6,760 per Year 1 (Scotland) 1 years
MA Full-time September 2017 GBP 6,760 per Year 1 (Wales) 1 years
MA Full-time September 2017 GBP 6,760 per Year 1 (EU) 1 years
MA Full-time September 2017 GBP 6,760 per Year 1 (England) 1 years
MA Full-time September 2017 GBP 16,290 per Year 1 (International) 1 years
MA Full-time September 2017 GBP 6,760 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 1 years
MA Part-time September 2017 GBP 3,380 per Year 1 (EU) 2 years
MA Part-time September 2017 GBP 3,380 per Year 1 (England) 2 years
MA Part-time September 2017 GBP 8,145 per Year 1 (International) 2 years
MA Part-time September 2017 GBP 3,380 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 2 years
MA Part-time September 2017 GBP 3,380 per Year 1 (Scotland) 2 years
MA Part-time September 2017 GBP 3,380 per Year 1 (Wales) 2 years
MA Part-time September 2017 GBP 2,253 per Year 1 (EU) 3 years
MA Part-time September 2017 GBP 2,253 per Year 1 (England) 3 years
MA Part-time September 2017 GBP 5,430 per Year 1 (International) 3 years
MA Part-time September 2017 GBP 2,253 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 3 years
MA Part-time September 2017 GBP 2,253 per Year 1 (Scotland) 3 years
MA Part-time September 2017 GBP 2,253 per Year 1 (Wales) 3 years
PgCert Full-time September 2017 GBP 3,380 per Year 1 (Wales) 1 years
PgCert Full-time September 2017 GBP 3,380 per Year 1 (EU) 1 years
PgCert Full-time September 2017 GBP 3,380 per Year 1 (England) 1 years
PgCert Full-time September 2017 GBP 8,145 per Year 1 (International) 1 years
PgCert Full-time September 2017 GBP 3,380 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 1 years
PgCert Full-time September 2017 GBP 3,380 per Year 1 (Scotland) 1 years
PgDip Full-time September 2017 GBP 5,070 per Year 1 (EU) 1 years
PgDip Full-time September 2017 GBP 5,070 per Year 1 (England) 1 years
PgDip Full-time September 2017 GBP 12,210 per Year 1 (International) 1 years
PgDip Full-time September 2017 GBP 5,070 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 1 years
PgDip Full-time September 2017 GBP 5,070 per Year 1 (Scotland) 1 years
PgDip Full-time September 2017 GBP 5,070 per Year 1 (Wales) 1 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
University of York York YO10 5DD Yorkshire and the Humber

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Key information

Contact: 
Postgraduate Administrator
Telephone number: 
01904 323963