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BA Archaeology

Study with researchers of international calibre on archaeological projects spanning the globe.

BA Archaeology / Overview

Year of entry: 2019

Degree awarded
BA
Duration
3 years
Typical A-level offer

ABB

Typical contextual A-level offer (what is this?)
Grades BBB not including General Studies.
Typical International Baccalaureate offer

Equivalents to A-level grades are as follows:

A*AA: 37 points overall, with 7,6,6 in Higher Level subjects.

AAA:  36 points overall, with 6,6,6 in Higher Level subjects.

AAB:  35 points overall, with 6,6,5 in Higher Level subjects.

ABB:  34 points overall, with 6,5,5 in Higher Level subjects.

NOTE: please check A-Levels for subject requirements.

Full entry requirements

Number of places/applicants
32 / 100
How to apply
Apply through UCAS

Course overview

  • Explore archaeology from the Palaeolithic period to the recent past.
  • Get a broad foundation of archaeological ideas, principles and techniques then specialise in areas/periods of specific interest.
  • Join fieldwork and excavation projects in Herefordshire, the Peak District, the Yorkshire Wolds, the Channel Islands or the Mediterranean.
  • Study at a top 10 UK university for Archaeology (Complete University Guide 2019).

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Fees

Tuition fees for home/EU students commencing their studies in September 2019 will be £9,250 per annum. Tuition fees for international students will be £18,500 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/archaeology/
Academic department overview

See: About us

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