36 months
21450 GBP/year
9250 GBP/year
Tuition fee
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This Archaeology and History course at University of Sheffield combines the study of historical texts with the investigation of past societies through the material record. 

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We offer a bachelor degree in Archaeology and History at University of Sheffield . Studying in two departments will enhance your understanding of both subjects, and how they inform each other.

Key Features 

  • At level one, you'll study archaeological and historical evidence and its relevance to the study of late prehistory and history.
  • Levels two and three allow you to develop your understanding and specialise in the aspects of archaeology and history that interest you most.

Programme Structure

Courses include: 

  • Empire: From the Ancient World to the Middle Ages
  • Land of Liberty? Rights in the USA, 1776-2016
  • Paths from Antiquity to Modernity
  • The 'Disenchantment' of Early Modern Europe, c. 1570-1770
  • The Making of the Twentieth Century
  • The Transformation of the United Kingdom, 1800 to the Present

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 36 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

  • A Levels + additional qualifications | BBB + B in a relevant EPQ
  • International Baccalaureate | 33, typically with 5 in HL History
  • BTEC | DDM in a relevant subject + B in A Level History or Classical Civilisation
  • Scottish Highers + 1 Advanced Higher | AABBB + B, typically including History
  • Welsh Baccalaureate + 2 A Levels | B + AB
  • Access to HE Diploma | 60 credits overall with 45 at Level 3, including 30 credits at Distinction, typically to include some History credits, and 15 credits at Merit
  • Mature students - explore other routes for mature students

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    21450 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 21450 GBP per year during 36 months.
  • National

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

Living costs for Sheffield

555 - 977 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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