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BA Archaeology and History
Combine training in critical historical source analysis with practical archaeological methods.

BA Archaeology and History / Overview

Year of entry: 2018

Degree awarded
BA (Hons)
Duration
3 Years
Typical A-level offer
AAA
Typical International Baccalaureate offer

37 points overall (core points accepted), including 6 or 7 in three Higher Level subjects, one of which must be History.

Full entry requirements

How to apply
Apply through UCAS .

Course overview

  • Study past cultures through the texts that framed their lives, and the landscapes, architecture and objects they made or inhabited.
  • Combine the best of both worlds: training in critical historical source analysis with practical archaeological methods.
  • Study at an internationally renowned centre for social archaeology, working on sites of global importance such as Stonehenge, Star Carr and Easter Island.
  • Explore Mancunium, the city's own Roman fort, and discover the University's on-campus archaeological, ancient historical and ethnographic collections at Manchester Museum.
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Fees

Tuition fees for home/EU students commencing their studies in September 2018 will be £9,250. Future inflationary increases may also be applied to each subsequent year of your course, subject to government regulations on fee increases. Tuition fees for international students will be £18,000 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
Email
Website
http://www.alc.manchester.ac.uk/archaeology/
Academic department overview

See: About us

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