|Study location||United Kingdom, Sheffield|
|Type||Bachelor courses, full-time|
|Nominal duration||3 years|
|Tuition fee||To be confirmed|
High school / secondary education (or higher)
The entry qualification documents are accepted in the following languages: English.
Often you can get a suitable transcript from your school. If this is not the case, you will need official translations along with verified copies of the original.
IELTS: 6.5 (with a minimum of 5.5 in each band)
At least 1 reference(s) should be provided.
A motivation letter must be added to your application.
You’ll develop a global perspective on human origins and world civilisations. Our degrees integrate theory and practice, with teaching in the field and participation in worldwide, research-led excavations.
The course explores human developments from hominids to modernity, and the prehistory and early history of Europe. You’ll study significant issues of our human past and their relevance to present questions of origin, identity and belief. You’ll explore the links between science and the humanities.
Emerging Europe: From Storage to Stonehenge & States
Revealing the Past
Towards modernity: anthropology, archaeology & colonialism
Classical World and Its Legacy
The Origins of Humanity
Thinking through Archaeology
Archaeology and Text
Minoans: Crete in the Bronze Age
Science in Archaeology
The Age of the Vikings
The Ancient Greek Economy
The Archaeology of the Later Medieval Church in England
The Celtic West: from the fall of Rome to the Viking Age
Dissertation in Archaeology
Athens, Empire and the Classical Greek World
Catastrophes and Climate Change: prehistory to Modernity
Decoding the Landscape: integrated methods in landscape archaeology
Human Evolution and the Hominid Fossil Record
Later Neolithic and Bronze Age Britain & Ireland
Primate Evolution and Behaviour
Rome: Capital, Hinterland and Periphery
The Archaeology of Death and Burial
Work Place Learning
Archaeology at Sheffield opens up a wide range of career opportunities in archaeology, heritage, museums and within the environmental and cultural sectors.
Many graduates work in archaeology, in commercial units, national and local government, the charitable sector and university departments. Some choose to study for a postgraduate degree. Others have gone into journalism, teaching, the police, health care and classical music.
Employers include English Heritage, Channel 4, the British Museum, the House of Commons, schools, universities and archaeological trusts.
We are currently NOT ACCEPTING applications from NON-EU countries, except Georgia and Serbia.