Archaeology (Arts) BA (Hons)

University of Liverpool

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UCAS CODE V400
Develop an understanding of archaeological methods and theory to unlock some of the most fundamental questions about human life, from the emergence of our species until the 20th century. Studying human, animal and plant remains, artefacts and art, you will learn how to reconstruct the past from its material remains. You will investigate the major social, economic, religious and technological developments in long-term human history – from Britain to South Africa and Spain to China – and learn ... READ MORE

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Uni rankings

CUG ranking
Complete University Guide Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2023
21st
CUG subject ranking
Complete University Guide Subject Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2023
18th

Start date and duration

Start date
25-SEP-23
Full Time
3 Years

Archaeology

Drop-out rate
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Calculated by 100% - (% of students continuing course + % of students completed course)
100 - 95 = 5% Drop-out rate
Source: UNISTATS, 2019

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Average salary
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Archaeology graduate salary at this uni
£20,000
UK Archaeology graduate salary
£18,000

Entry requirements
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Scottish Advanced Higher
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Previous study
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The most common A-levels taken by students who end up studying this subject at uni.
Source: HESA, 2018

Archaeology

Top 5 A-levels taken by students who study this subject at uni
History
58%
English Literature
27%
Biology
23%
Classical Studies
23%
Geography
19%

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University of Liverpool
CUG ranking
21st
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Founded in 1881, the University of Liverpool is one of the founding members of the Russell Group, an elite federation of prestigious UK universities renowned for exceptional quality teaching and academic research. It is dedicated to fostering a highly inclusive, collaborative learning environment which inspires and nurtures ambitious, inquisitive and highly employable graduates, who have a global outlook and the abilities and confidence to succeed. The university is a highly diverse community, being home to over 22,000 students, including over 7,700 international students. It also has over 10,000 online students from 160 countries.

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University of Liverpool

The Foundation Building Brownlow Hill Liverpool
L69 7ZX United Kingdom Nearest train station: Liverpool Lime Street  0.2 miles away

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