This Masters will enable you to develop your own holistic approach to the challenges of contemporary archaeological research and practice. The programme combines conceptual learning with independent research and project-based work. A key strength of this programme is its flexibility, which allows you to create a portfolio of courses based on your individual needs and interests..
WHY THIS PROGRAMME
- The University can facilitate work placements and internships with organisations such as Historic Environment Scotland, the National Trust and the Hunterian Museum.
- Our collaboration with SUERC, a premier scientific dating facility, supports interested students developing their skills in the archaeological sciences.
- Our staff are engaged in a variety of innovative research projects (both in Scotland and abroad) and actively involve students in such projects.
- Interested students are supported to develop their skills in the use and creation of digital collections and archives.
Graduates will have a solid foundation of skills, knowledge and understanding from which to pursue careers in universities, research institutes, government agencies, conservation charities and private-sector professional practice. The course also prepares you to proceed to study for a PhD in Archaeology.