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University of York
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Intakes : Sep
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Duration : 3 years
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Award : University of York

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A-Level AAB UEC 4A 1B Diploma CGPA 3.25
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Entry Requirements

Fees

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MYR 0
Resource Fee
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Tuition Fee (Home)
MYR 355,590
Estimated Total Fees
MYR 355,590

Course Content

Year 1

  • Prehistory to the Present
  • Artefacts and Materials
  • Archaeological Theory
  • Introduction to Archaeological Science 
  • Field Archaeology

Year 2

Core modules
Your core modules will cover:

  • Themes in Historical Archaeology

You'll also prepare for your dissertation with modules covering:

  • Communicating Archaeology
  • Researching Archaeology
  • Designing Research

Year 3

Dissertation

  • Dissertation and Assessed Lecture

Option Modules

Year 2

You will take a selection of option modules, examples of which may include:

World Archaeology I

  • Conflict
  • World Mummification
  • Alpine Landscape Archaeology
  • The Invention of World Heritage
  • The Late Prehistory of Egypt and the Fertile Crescent

Practical Skills

  • Artefact Analysis
  • Buildings History
  • Human Bones
  • Field Archaeology Survey
  • Archaeology and Heritage
  • Biomolecular Archaeology

Year 3

World Archaeology II
These options may not be the same as in your second year.

  • Conflict
  • World Mummification
  • Alpine Landscape Archaeology
  • The Invention of World Heritage
  • The Late Prehistory of Egypt and the Fertile Crescent

Special Topic
These modules are linked directly to staff research interests, so you will be engaging with the most up-to-date research and debates in each subject.

  • Human Evolution
  • Historic Houses
  • Ancient DNA
  • Viking Age Scandinavia
  • Death and Burial in Later Prehistory
  • Mediterranean Civilizations

Assessed Seminars 
These are a unique opportunity to focus your studies on exactly what interests you, and you'll choose one to prepare in the Spring or Summer Term. You'll have some introductory lectures from a specialist in the area, then you'll spend some time designing and chairing your own seminar for your classmates.

  • Archaeology of British Christianity
  • Building Early Modernity 
  • Debates in Archaeological Science 
  • Mesolithic Europe
  • Neanderthals
  • Environmental Archaeology
  • Palaeodiet
  • Modern Landscape
  • Sustainable Heritage

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