Archaeology and Anthropology (Hons), B.A. | Bournemouth University | Bournemouth, United Kingdom
36 months
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17800 GBP/year
9250 GBP/year
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About

This popular Archaeology and Anthropology (Hons) course from Bournemouth University gives you a solid foundation in the study of human societies across the globe, past and present. This course emphasises human history and prehistoric perspectives.

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Overview

Why study BA (Hons) Archaeology and Anthropology?

  • Develop an in-depth understanding of the diversity and richness of contemporary and past human societies across the globe
  • Alongside specialist units you’ll get a comprehensive grounding in the practical elements of archaeology and anthropology through working in cutting-edge labs and out in the field
  • Specialise in social or biological, anthropology or archaeology, or if you’d like to take a broader focus, you can continue to study elements of all these disciplines
  • Undertake a five or 30- week work placement at home or abroad. It’s a great way to cultivate the experience and contacts you’ll need to secure work after you graduate
  • Take part in BU’s renowned field school to gain a wide range of practical skills
  • 80% of our graduates are either working or studying fifteen months after graduating. 

Careers

Throughout your Archaeology and Anthropology (Hons) course from Bournemouth University , you will learn skills to enable you to work in professional practice and you will be in a position to join fieldwork and other projects all over the world.

There is an increased demand for archaeologists and the profession has been placed on the government list of skilled occupation shortages.

Accreditation

Chartered Institute for Archaeologists (CIfA), working in partnership with University Archaeology UK. 

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Becoming Human
  • Field & Research Skills
  • Themes in Archaeology & Anthropology
  • Archaeological Science
  • Post-excavation Skills
  • Controversial Culture

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 36 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT
60

Credits

360 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any specific GRE, GMAT or GPA grading score requirements for this programme.

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT
60

Student insurance

Make sure to cover your health, travel, and stay while studying abroad. Even global coverages can miss important items, so make sure your student insurance ticks all the following:

  • Additional medical costs (i.e. dental)
  • Repatriation, if something happens to you or your family
  • Liability
  • Home contents and baggage
  • Accidents
  • Legal aid

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Other requirements

General requirements

For September 2024 and September 2025 entry:

104 - 120 UCAS tariff points including a minimum of two A-levels or equivalent. BTEC Extended Diploma: DMM. T-Levels: Merit

If English is not your first language you'll need IELTS (Academic) 6.0 with a minimum of 6.0 in either reading or writing and 5.5 in all other components or equivalent.

Please see below some examples of the International qualifications for entry onto Year 1:

  • China: Chinese Senior High School Graduation Certificate (Huikao) average 80%, or Gaokao 61-71%. Grade depends on the course 
  • France: Baccalaureate with 11.5–12.5 overall or 10.5-11.5 (international option) 
  • Hong Kong: HKDSE Diploma (4,4,3 to 4,4,4 from three subjects). Grade depends on the course 
  • India: All India Senior School Certificate Examination (Standard XII) 60-70% 
  • Spain: Titulo de Bachillerato with 6 - 7. Grade depends on the course 
  • Turkey: Devlet Lise Diplomasi/Lise Bitirme Diplomasi 3.5/5.0 or 70% 

Tuition Fee

To always see correct tuition fees
  • International

    17800 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 17800 GBP per year during 36 months.
  • National

    9250 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 9250 GBP per year during 36 months.

Fees are for 2024 entry. Your tuition fees will be the same for each year of your course. Fees during your placement year (if applicable): £1,850. 

Living costs for Bournemouth

700 - 1000 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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5000 GBP
Deadline
30 Nov 2024
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600 GBP
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31 Aug 2024
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15000 USD
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31 Aug 2024
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8000 GBP
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7000 USD
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31 Aug 2024
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1000000 INR
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3500 USD
Deadline
15 Nov 2024
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1652 GBP
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1000 USD
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30 Nov 2024
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Various benefits
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14 Oct 2024
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1000 USD
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01 Dec 2024
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500 GBP
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31 Aug 2024
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Various benefits
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31 Dec 2024
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40000 USD
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25 Mar 2025
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10000 USD
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25 Mar 2025
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25000 USD
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13 Sep 2024
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25000 USD
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20 Sep 2024
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5000 USD
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3000 USD
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500 USD
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3000 USD
Deadline
31 Dec 2025
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12000 USD
Deadline
30 Nov 2024
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10000 USD
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31 Jul 2024
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3500 USD
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15 Nov 2024
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2000 USD
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31 Jul 2024
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2000 USD
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20 Aug 2024
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1000 GBP
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