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BA Archaeology
Develop the knowledge and practical skills to discover more about the world and its history.

BA Archaeology / Overview

Year of entry: 2016

Degree awarded
BA
Duration
3 years
Typical A-level offer

Grades ABB-BBB not incl Gen Studs. Two AS-levels may be accepted in place of one A-level.

Typical International Baccalaureate offer

34-31 points overall (core points accepted), including 6, 6, 5 at Higher level.

Full entry requirements

Number of places/applicants
32 / 100
How to apply
Apply through UCAS
Apply through UCAS
UCAS course code
V400
UCAS institution code
M20

Course description

This degree programme explores the results of research, from the earliest human origins to the recent past through the material remains left behind. You will combine an understanding of different periods with knowledge of archaeological techniques and methods of interpreting the past. Fieldwork and excavation provide a core element to the degree and you will be involved throughout your duration of study in a range of exciting field projects in Britain, Europe, Africa, the Eastern Mediterranean, or the Near East.

Flexible Honours may allow you to study an additional arts, languages or cultures subject. Find out more here

Fees

Tuition fees for home/EU students commencing their studies in September 2016 will be £9,000 per annum. Tuition fees for international students will be £15,500 per annum. For general information please see the undergraduate finance pages.

Contact details

Academic department
School of Arts, Languages and Cultures
Contact name
Katie Cowey
Telephone
+44 (0)161 306 1252
Facsimile
+44 (0)161 275 3098
Email
Website
http://www.alc.manchester.ac.uk/subjects/archaeology/
Academic department overview

See: About us

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