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Archaeology BSc (Hons)

University of Leicester

Key information

Data source: UCAS & IDP CONNECT

  • UCAS Course Code

    F400

  • Study mode

    Full-time

  • University Ranking

    44th

    10
  • Subject Ranking

    10th

    5 (Archaeology)
  • Entry Standards

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

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    124

  • Graduate Prospects

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

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    80

    / 100
  • Student Satisfaction

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

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    4.23

    / 5.00
  • Qualification

    BSc (Hons)

  • Application deadline

    15-Jan

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  • Start date

    28-SEP-20

Course Summary

The Archaeology BSc will introduce you to periods from the first use of stone tools 3.3 million years ago to the present day. In addition, you will get training in professional archaeological skills.Practical experience is a key part of this course. You will participate in excavation work throughout your degree to ensure that you're continually using and developing your skills. You will gain knowledge and experience of the professional archaeological sector with our in-house archaeological unit, ULAS.You will develop the key skills and knowledge that will equip you for a career in the professional archaeological sector, and engage critically with the past.

Entry Requirements

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A level
  • A level
  • Scottish Higher
  • Scottish Advanced Higher
  • International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme
  • Leaving Certificate - Higher Level (Ireland) (first awarded in 2017)
  • Pearson BTEC Level 3 National Diploma (first teaching from September 2016)
  • Pearson BTEC Level 3 National Extended Certificate (first teaching from September 2016)
  • Pearson BTEC Level 3 National Extended Diploma (first teaching from September 2016)
  • Welsh Baccalaureate - Advanced Skills Challenge Certificate (first teaching September 2015)
  • Cambridge International Pre-U Certificate - Principal
  • Access to HE Diploma
  • Extended Project

Grades / Points

BBB

University information

University Ranking

44th

About this University

The University of Leicester is a leading university committed to international excellence, world-changing research and high quality, inspirational teaching. A research-intensive university, academic staff are breaking new ground and setting new directions aimed at making the UK and the world a better place. Consistently ranked among the world's top 250 universities (QS World University Rankings), Leicester's staff and students are drawn from around the globe.

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UNITED KINGDOM