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  • Qualification

    Bachelor of Arts (with Honours) - BA (Hons)

  • Location

    University Park Campus

  • Study mode

    Full time

  • Start date

    20-SEP-21

  • Duration

    3 Years

Course summary

**Course overview**Archaeology covers the entire span of human history - from the rise of early civilisations and empires to the development of the modern world. We are constantly making new discoveries that change our understanding of past human societies. Our research is helping us to understand current issues such as environmental change, and food sustainability.On this course you will combine approaches from both the humanities and the sciences, gaining skills in our specialist research laboratories and during fieldwork. Using your foundation knowledge from year one, you will select specialisms to complete your degree. Choose from modules on human bones or medieval castles for instance. You will also undertake a fieldwork placement, either in the UK or overseas.Throughout, you will gain an understanding of archaeological theory and practice, and a broad view of human culture from around the world. You will also be able to complement your archaeological knowledge with modules in other subjects, such as history of art, languages, and theology.No prior experience of archaeology is required. This course is also available with a Foundation Year. You may also combine Archaeology with Ancient History, Classical Civilisation, Geography, or History in our joint honours programme, or study alongside multiple disciplines in our BA Liberal Arts.

Application deadline

15 January

Tuition fees

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£ 20,000per year

Tuition fees shown are for indicative purposes and may vary. Please check with the institution for most up to date details.

University information

University of Nottingham

  • University League Table

    20th

  • Campus address

    University of Nottingham, University Park, Nottingham, Nottingham, NG7 2RD, England

The university offers a range of scholarships specifically for international applicants studying at any level.
A large number of courses at the university include a placement or work experience element, ensuring that students receive first-hand professional experience.
The university runs a free welcome programme for new international students from outside the EU joining the University of Nottingham in September every year.

Subject rankings

  • Subject ranking

    17th out of 32

  • Entry standards

    / Max 212
    138 69%

    14th

  • Graduate prospects

    / Max 100
    70 70%

    17th

  • Student satisfaction

    / Max 5
    4.06 81%

    18th

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