UCL (University College London)

Course Introduction

The programme provides students with an understanding of the different means of communicating archaeology to the public, and of the real'world political, educational, social, economic and moral/ethical dimensions of public archaeology from a global perspective.

Course Modules

Core modules: Public archaeology. Options: Antiquities and the law; applied heritage management; archaeology and ethnicity; archaeology and education; art (interpretation and explanation); British and European prehistory (Neolithic to Iron Age); cultural heritage and development; experimental archaeology; managing archaeological sites; managing museums; museum and site interpretation; archaeology of modern conflict; themes, thought and theory in world archaeology (foundations); themes, thought and theory in world archaeology (current issues); world rock art (from Palaeolithic to present).

Course Additional Entry

A minimum of an upper 2nd Class Honours degree in a relevant subject from a UK university or an overseas qualification of an equivalent standard.

Duration & Attendance Qualification Tuition fees
1 year
Full Time
MA (Postgraduate) £18,670  Academic year. First year overseas fees
1 year
Full Time
MA (Postgraduate) £9,285  Academic year. First year home fees
2 years
Part Time
MA (Postgraduate) £9,285  Academic year. First year overseas fees
2 years
Part Time
MA (Postgraduate) £4,665  Academic year. First year home fees