36 months
13700 GBP/year
9250 GBP/year
Tuition fee
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This BSc in Archaeology and Anthropology (Hons) course from University of Central Lancashire (UCLan) benefits from state-of-the-art laboratory facilities. 

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You’ll be able to combine cultural and biological anthropology with archaeology to study human cultures from the present day back to the evolutionary origins of humanity. This produces graduates with highly sought-after transferable skills including critical analysis, communication and collaboration.

This BSc in Archaeology and Anthropology (Hons) course from University of Central Lancashire (UCLan)   is divided equally between modules in archaeology and anthropology and is accredited by both the Chartered Institute for Archaeologists, and the University Archaeology UK. You’ll acquire analytical and interpretive techniques to understand the nature and origins of people across selected time periods, developing the skills you need to understand the nature and origins of anthropological and archaeological evidence.


Graduates looking to pursue a career in archaeology have gone on to work for contracting archaeological organisations and museums all over the world.

Those with an interest in anthropology have gone on to pursue roles in museums, conservation, heritage management and other graduate-level careers.

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • The Archaeology of Britain
  • Field Archaeology 
  • Bones, Bodies and Burials
  • Geometrics
  • Forensic Anthropology
  • Cultural Anthropology in Theory and Practice

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 36 months
  • Part-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines


360 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • UCAS: 96-112 points at A2
  • BTEC Extended Diploma: MMM-DMM
  • BTEC Diploma: DD-D*D*
  • Pass Access Course: 96-112 UCAS
  • International Baccalaureate Diploma: Pass including 96-112 points from Higher Level Subjects
  • IELTS: 6.0 with no component lower than 5.5
  • GCSEs: 5 at grade C/4 including Maths and English or equivalent

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    13700 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 13700 GBP per year during 36 months.
  • National

    9250 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 9250 GBP per year during 36 months.
  • Part time UK/EU £1540 per 20 credits
  • UK/EU £1000 for the sandwich year

Living costs for Preston

751 - 1425 GBP /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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