University of York
A good Honours degree (upper 2nd or 1st Class) in a relevant subject, or an equivalent qualification from an overseas institution. Relevant subjects include archaeology, anthropology, classics, history, art history, geography and medieval/Renaissance studies. From North American universities, we generally ask for a GPA of 3.2 or higher. If you are uncertain whether your 1st degree is appropriate, please contact the Course Director for more information. If you do not have conventional qualifications, but do have appropriate, relevant experience, you are encouraged to apply. We carefully consider each application on its merits. If you are a non-native English speaking applicant you must provide evidence of your English language ability. You need to show enough fluency in all aspects of English (reading, writing, speaking and listening) to the required level of the course you are applying to.
Core Module includes: The Vikings; medieval settlement and communities; dissertation; assessed lecture. 2 optional modules: Analysing historic buildings, concepts of landscape; archaeology of households; issues in historical archaeology 1; cultural heritage management 2 (museums audiences and interpretation); the archaeology of human bones; digital publication and web technologies; interpreting historic buildings; bone and bones; analysis and visualisation. 4 shorter 'skills' modules: Narrating our pasts; topographical survey; working on the web; bone taphonomy; artefacts; buildings survey; database design and implementation; human bone practical skills 1; human bone practical skills 2; geographical information systems; geophysical survey; zooarchaeology (exploring the assemblage); artefacts from excavation; virtual reality modelling; perspectives in landscape research.
|Qualification||Study mode||Start month||Fee||Course duration|
|MA||Full-time||September 2016||-||1 years|
|MA||Part-time||September 2016||-||2 years|
|PgCert||Part-time||September 2016||-||1 years|
|PgCert||Full-time||September 2016||-||1 years|
|PgDip||Full-time||September 2016||-||1 years|
|PgDip||Part-time||September 2016||-||2 years|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|University of York||York||YO10 5DD||Yorkshire and the Humber|
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