University College Dublin


Course Name Archaeology
Course Provider University College Dublin
Course Code W492
Course Type Postgraduate
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Degree - Masters (Level 9 NFQ)  More info... Major National University of Ireland Level 9 NFQ
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Attendance Options Part time, Blended
Location (Districts) Belfield
Qualification Letters MSc
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment Next Intake: 2022/2023 September
Application Date The following entry routes are available:

MSc Archaeology PT (W492)
Duration 2 Years
Attend Part Time Deadline Rolling*

* Courses will remain open until such time as all places have been filled, therefore early application is advised
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Duration 2 years part-time.
Course Fee MSc Archaeology (W492) Part Time
nonEU fee per year - € 10250
EU fee per year - € 4570

***Fees are subject to change

Tuition fee information is available on the UCD Fees website. In terms of higher education, notwithstanding Brexit, UK students will still be eligible for the EU fee rate.
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Entry Requirements

Expand+- Entry to MSc based on an Upper Second Class Honours (2H1) undergraduate degree (GPA 3.2, NFQ Level 8, or the international equivalent) in archaeology or anthropology, or other cognate disciplines (to be discussed with programme coordinator)

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UCD School of Archaeology has an international reputation in the study of archaeology, with extensive expertise in Irish, British and NW European & Mediterranean archaeology, as well as expertise in prehistory, early medieva...

Course Content

Expand+MSc Archaeology
Graduate Taught (level 9 nfq, credits )

UCD School of Archaeology's MSc/GradDiploma in Archaeology is designed for students interested in the challenges and opportunities in studying the human past.

Archaeology is the discipli...

Subjects Taught

Expand+Core modules
Material Culture (10 credits)
Landscape Archaeologies: Reconstructing, Imagining, Writing (10 credits)
Archaeological Field Methods (10 credits).
Research Project Skills module (5 credits)
MSc Dissertation (30 credits)

Optional ...

Number of Credits 90
Careers or Further Progression

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The MSc in Archaeology will provide you with the skills required to develop a career in the archaeological profession or the cultural heritage sector, or to go on to further academic study. Transferable skillsets ...

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