What do you need to get in?
Main entry requirements
including B in Geography at A level.
This qualification is only acceptable when combined with Advanced Higher grades BB and above including Geography.
including Scottish Highers ABBBB - BBBBB including Geography.
Considered on an individual basis. Please contact the school for further information.
including 5 points from Geography at Higher Level.
If your qualifications aren’t listed here, you can use our UCAS points guide of 120-141 and refer to the university’s website for full details of all entry routes and requirements.
% applicants receiving offers100%
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Tuition fee & financial support£9,250
Maximum annual fee for UK students. NHS-funded, sandwich or part-time course fees may vary.
If you live in:
- Scotland and go to a Scottish university, you won’t pay tuition fees
- Northern Ireland and go to an NI uni, you’ll pay £3,805 in tuition fees
- Wales you’ll pay £3,810 in fees and get a tuition fee grant to cover the rest
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The flexible range of modules offered in this course will equip you with practical research skills alongside a comprehensive understanding of the core theories in archaeology and geography. To facilitate your learning, you will have access to our on-campus museum, which offers a wealth of research and work experience opportunities. You will also enjoy outstanding facilities at our Digital Humanities Centre, which has a visualisation lab for graphics applications, and dedicated geographical research laboratories. Field work is an integral part of this course, where you will put your studies into practice by partaking in excavations either in the UK or abroad. Our staff are highly active in research, and you will have the opportunity to join them in locations such as Italy, Bulgaria, and South Africa to gain hands-on experience.
During year one, you are introduced to the academic disciplines of archaeology and geography through a series of methodological, practical, thematic and period-based modules. You’ll normally take 50% of modules in archaeology and 50% in geography. It is also compulsory to complete 10 days of archaeological fieldwork or professional experience, normally conducted in the summer vacations at the end of the first and second years. In year two, you’ll take a further range of compulsory and optional modules in both disciplines, again with 50% normally being taken in each. In your final year, a dissertation or extended essay in either geography or archaeology forms the remaining compulsory element of the course, in addition to a wide range of optional advanced modules in both disciplines.
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