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Certificate in Egyptology at The University of Manchester
UGCert Egyptology
Our three-year distance learning course will enable you to undertake serious, academic study of Egyptology from anywhere in the world.

UGCert Egyptology / Overview

Year of entry: 2018

Degree awarded
Certificate
Duration
36 months FT, 45 months PT

Full entry requirements

How to apply

You should apply for this course using our online application form. A link to the form and guidance on how to complete it can be found on the Egyptology Online website . The deadline for applications is 30 June 2018 .

Course overview

Certificate in Egyptology - Emmet Jackson

"The Certificate in Egyptology course at Manchester provided me with a unique opportunity to fulfil my lifelong dream to study Egyptology.

"Following the course, I continued with my chosen area of research and have since published articles and conference papers."

Emmet Jackson / Past student
  • Gain a general knowledge of the history and civilisation of ancient Egypt from circa 3100 BCE to the Arab Conquest.
  • Find out how to use source materials in libraries and museum collections and translate simple hieroglyphic texts.
  • Learn from internationally recognised scholar Dr Joyce Tyldesley , who leads the course.
  • All course content is delivered online, so you can study from anywhere in the world.

Fees

Tuition fees for home/EU students commencing their studies in September 2018 will be £2,000 per annum. Tuition fees for international students will be £2,000 per annum. For general information please see the undergraduate finance pages.

As a non degree-level course, this course is not on the University's list of validated courses for the purposes of Student Finance England. Students are therefore not able to secure funding from Student Finance England for their studies on this course.

Additional expenses

There are no compulsory books to buy. All compulsory texts will be made available to you as part of the course at no extra cost. There is a suggested reading list which will be made available to you when you start the course. We do not expect you to read everything on this list, but you will benefit from reading as many of the suggested texts as you are able.

Contact details

Academic department
Faculty of Biology, Medicine and Health
Contact name
Lisa Monks
Telephone
+44 (0)161 275 5606
Email
Website
http://www.egyptologyonline.manchester.ac.uk/
Academic department overview
Faculty of Biology, Medicine and Health

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