Archaeology - Irish Archaeology Online

NUI Galway


Course Name Archaeology - Irish Archaeology Online
Course Provider NUI Galway
Course Code 95229 (Assigned by Qualifax. Not an official code)
Course Type Lifelong Learning
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Minor Diploma (Level 7 NFQ)  More info... Minor National University of Ireland Level 7 NFQ
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Attendance Options Part time, Online
Location (Districts) Galway City
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment Next start date September 2018
Application Date


The closing dates for each course varies, but are typically from mid-July to late August each academic year.

Application Procedure
You complete an application form online by logging onto www....

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Duration Duration 2 years, part-time
Online Learning
Course Fee Fees: (per annum)
EU: €970 Non-EU: €1,470
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Entry Requirements

Expand+Entry Requirements
The following are the entry requirements for our part-time and full-time courses:
Part-time: If you are aged 21 years or over by January 1st of the year of admission to a part-time course, you may matriculate on the grounds of ma...

Course Content

The course aims to equip students with a sound knowledge of Ireland’s archaeological heritage, from the earliest settlers to the medieval period.

The course consists of 100% online illustrated lectures, recommended reading and vie...

Subjects Taught

Expand+Archaeology is the study of the material remains of past human societies. It covers a remarkable span of time and investigates some of the most profoundly important developments of the past. The wide scope of archaeology is one of the features which ...

Assessment Method All modules in the Diploma are individually assessed. The assessments take the form of ongoing participation in the class discussion board and end-of-module essays. The final module of the course replaces the essay with a project examining current archaeological research in Ireland, with topics chosen from a set list related to the work of archaeologists at NUI Galway
Number of Credits ECTS 30
Careers or Further Progression What career or further study opportunities are there?
Career opportunities exist in heritage and tourism, archaeological consultancy, and the museum and education sectors.
Further Enquiries Dr. Michelle Comber
School of Geography and Archaeology
Tel: 091 492887
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