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Archaeology and Geography, B.A.

  • Application Deadline
  • 36 months
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 Archaeology and Geography  degree at the University of Nottingham includes 10 days of archaeological fieldwork. You will participate in an approved excavation project, or a related placement, in the UK or overseas. Your technical training will include cartography, statistical techniques and computing.

As a joint honours student, you will benefit from skills development and assessment methods from both subjects. Mostly, each subject is taught separately, but you will find uniting themes. 


As a graduate, you will have an advanced understanding of a range of analytical techniques and approaches. This will provide you with an excellent foundation for further specialist training or a career.

This course fosters many vital skills. Researching and communicating your work involves a high degree of creativity and accuracy. Working with large amounts of data, you will develop written, oral and visual presentation skills. The collaborative nature of both disciplines will prove your teamworking abilities. Your degree will show your potential employers that you are an intelligent and hard-working individual. The interdisciplinary nature will demonstrate you can adapt to any form of specific career training.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity

    You can choose to do this programme part-time or full-time.

    • Full-time duration 36 months
  • Credits
    360 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Communicating the Past
  • Themes in Near Eastern Prehistory
  • The Silk Road: Cultural Interactions and Perceptions
  • Britain in the Later Roman Empire (c. 250-450)
  • The Archaeology of Anglo-Saxon England
  • The Origins and Rise of Aegean Civilisation

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:


    The TOEFL iBT ® measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The test has four sections (reading, listening, speaking, and writing), each with a score range of 0-30, for a total score range of 0-120.

  • Minimum required score:


    The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

General Requirements

  • A level offer ABB-BBB
  • IB score 32-30 (5 in geography at Higher Level)

Tuition Fee

  • National

    9250 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 9250 GBP per year and a duration of 36 months.
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Living costs for Nottingham

  • 583 - 980 GBP/month
    Living Costs

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