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Archaeology/History BA (Hons)/BSc (Hons)

Canterbury Christ Church University

Key information

Data source: UCAS & IDP CONNECT

  • UCAS Course Code

    VV41

  • Study mode

    Full-time

  • University Ranking

    117th

    6
  • Subject Ranking

    26th

    4 (Archaeology)
  • Entry Standards

    The average UCAS tariff score of new students entering the university.

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    111

  • Graduate Prospects

    A guide to the success of graduates on completion of their courses at the university.

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    n/a

  • Student Satisfaction

    A guide to how satisfied students are with the quality of teaching they receive.

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    3.99

    / 5.00
  • Qualification

    BA/BSc (H)

  • Application deadline

    15-Jan

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  • Start date

    21-SEP-20

Course Summary

Our selection of Combined Honours courses, one of the most extensive in the United Kingdom, enables you to diversify your learning and employability skills. Study for a degree that combines two different subjects; beneficial to those who have particular cross-discipline interests or those who are not yet sure what they want to specialise in. Visit our website to find out more about Combined Honours courses and what benefits they can offer you.

ARCHAEOLOGY

Archaeology is the study of over 3 million years of the human past through its physical remains. The course integrates wide-ranging practical and academic approaches, drawing on skills from the natural sciences and the humanities. It is a popular choice as a single honours degree or in combination with another subject such as history, forensic investigation or geography.

You will explore areas themes including:

  • field and laboratory techniques
  • material culture studies including skeletal remains and artefacts
  • archaeology of the prehistoric, Roman Classical, and medieval worlds
  • computing and data analysis
  • debates in heritage studies.

HISTORY

History is not a single story. The past is not a single place. At Canterbury Christ Church University, you can delve into different chapters from many stories about the past in a History programme that stretches from antiquity right through to the controversies that reflect the world of today. As part of a UNESCO world heritage site, the Canterbury campus is an ideal location from which to explore the past. The hub of centuries of pilgrimage, Canterbury stands today as a symbol of the mobility of people and ideas.

Topics of study normally include:

  • Nazi Germany, the Cold War, Northern Ireland, Global Sixties, and American Comics
  • The Renaissance, Tudors, Stuarts
  • The Crusades, Medieval Women, Vikings, Normans
  • Mesopotamia, Greece, Ancient Rome.

Entry Requirements

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A level
  • A level
  • Scottish Higher
  • UCAS Tariff
  • Leaving Certificate - Higher Level (Ireland) (first awarded in 2017)
  • Pearson BTEC Level 3 National Diploma (first teaching from September 2016)
  • International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme
  • Pearson BTEC Level 3 National Extended Diploma (first teaching from September 2016)
  • Access to HE Diploma
  • Cambridge International Pre-U Certificate - Principal

Details

This course requires between 88 and 112 UCAS points. Applicants can achieve these points from the range of qualifications that are in the UCAS tariff.

Tuition Fees

This section explains how much you will need to pay in tuition fees to study this course at this university. Fees vary by country of residence so make sure you select which country of residence applies to you.

£9,250 per year

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University information

University Ranking

117th

About this University

Canterbury Christ Church University is a dynamic university, supporting all students to gain an outstanding education, enjoy an excellent student experience, and successfully go on to work or further study. With ambitious plans for development, the university plans a new centre for engineering and technology as well as a stunning new arts building.

Address

Main Site

North Holmes Road

Canterbury

CT1 1QU

UNITED KINGDOM