What do you need to get in?
Main entry requirements
If your qualifications aren’t listed here, you can use our UCAS points guide of 112 and refer to the university’s website for full details of all entry routes and requirements.
% applicants receiving offers87%
Provided by UCAS, this is the percentage of applicants who were offered a place on the course last year. Note that not all applicants receiving offers will take up the place, so this figure is likely to differ from applicants to places.
Tuition fee & financial support£9,000
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
Every degree course is different, so it’s important to find one that suits your interests and matches the way you prefer to work – from the modules you’ll be studying to how you’ll be assessed. Top things to look for when comparing courses
â?¢ Study anthropology and humanity from both social and biological perspectives. â?¢ Highly recommended: 100% student satisfaction on this course (National Student Survey 2015). â?¢ You'll get the opportunity to travel to South Africa for a field course, studying local communities, wildlife and the relationships between them. â?¢ We are ranked in the top 20 universities in the country for Anthropology (Complete University Guide 2016).
Year 1: being human; special topics in anthropology; introduction to evolutionary anthropology; human ecology and adaptation; ethnography and theory in culture and society; introduction to social and cultural anthropology. Year 2: kinship (comparative and contemporary studies); theory (historical and contemporary perspectives); humans and other primates; fieldwork (theory, practice and product); research methods in anthropology; understanding behaviour; anthropology directed reading. Year 3: anthropology dissertation or anthropology independent study. Optional modules: primate biology and conservation; palaeoanthropology; conservation, people and wildlife (south African field course); the anthropology of tourism; animals, culture and society; the anthropology of life and death; hunter gatherers and human evolution; the anthropology of psychological practices; animal behaviour and cognition; Cuba (society, culture and struggle since 1898).
The University of Roehampton is a friendly, modern, vibrant learning community set on a beautiful and historic campus in south-west London, near Richmond Park. The stunning 54-acre campus is only 30 minutes from the West End and 15 minutes bus ride to the vibrant centres of Putney, Hammersmith and Richmond.
How you'll spend your time
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- Lectures / seminars
- Independent study
How you'll be assessed
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- Written exams
- Practical exams
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What do students think about this subject here?
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Typical Ucas points
2:1 or above
Most popular subjects students studied before attending
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What are graduates doing after six months?
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