Archaeology and Anthropology BA (Hons)

University of Oxford

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UCAS CODE LV64
Overview Archaeology and anthropology together encompass the study of humankind from the origins of the human species to the present day. Both disciplines have a long history: archaeology grew from 18th-century antiquarianism, while anthropology began even earlier in the first days of colonial encounter. Today, both subjects involve a range of sophisticated approaches shared with the arts, social sciences and physical sciences.Oxford’s distinctive combination of archaeology and anthropology, ... READ MORE

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Full time | Harris Manchester (Mat) | 3 Years | OCT-22

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Archaeology
WUSCA student ranking
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61st / 131
CompUniGuide ranking
Complete University Guide Ranking
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2nd
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2nd

Start date and duration

Start date
OCT-22
Full Time
3 Years

Anthropology

Drop-out rate
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Calculated by 100% - (% of students continuing course + % of students completed course)
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Source: UNISTATS, 2019

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Average salary
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Anthropology graduate salary at this uni
£23,000
UK Anthropology graduate salary
£20,000

Archaeology

Average salary
Average salary
Source: UNISTATS, 2019

Archaeology graduate salary at this uni
£24,000
UK Archaeology graduate salary
£21,000

Modules
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Anthropology

Top 5 A-levels taken by students who study this subject at uni
Biology
55%
History
44%
Mathematics
44%
English Literature
31%
Geography
27%

Archaeology

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24 Feb 15

Archaeology and Anthropology BA (Hons)

Wish I could come back for good! I really really loved it here. Disability support here is...
SR
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24 Feb 15

Archaeology and Anthropology BA (Hons)

Fantastic accommodation very good uni facilities would like different ethnicity clubs and societies and a better...

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Where you'll study

University of Oxford

Mansfield Road Oxford
Oxfordshire
OX1 3TD United Kingdom Nearest train station: Oxford  0.5 miles away

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