|Study location||United Kingdom, Sheffield|
|Type||Master courses, full-time|
|Nominal duration||1 year|
|Tuition fee||To be confirmed|
Undergraduate diploma (or higher)
A minimum of a 2:1 honours degree in an arts, humanities or science subject is usually required
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 component
At least 2 reference(s) must be provided.
These should be supplied and signed by academic staff at institutions where you have studied previously. They must be presented on the official letter-headed paper of the relevant institution. If you have been out of education for the last two years, you can send one academic reference plus one from your current employer if you wish.
Sheffield has one of the biggest communities of medieval archaeologists in the UK. This course draws heavily on their extensive research.
The MA examines European societies from the end of the classical period to the early modern period.
You’ll get hands-on experience with a field placement on a medieval project.
Heritage, Museum and Field: Archaeology in Practice
Ethnicity and Identity in the Early Middle Ages
Society and Culture in the Later Middle Ages
Research Design: planning, execution and presentation
Choose from a range including:
Wars of the Roses to Elizabeth, The Archaeology of England 1455–1603
Imagining the Unseen in the Middle Ages
Introduction to Human Osteology
The Dawn of Modernity in the Late Middle Ages
Unit in the Faculty Arts and Humanities or Modern Languages Teaching Centre language to the value of 15 credits
Field placement on a medieval project.
Some optional modules (see above) are taught by the Department of History.