Archaeology BA (Hons)

University of Winchester

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Course info

UCAS CODE F400
Modules aim to communicate a narrative of significant events and historic sites, encouraging you to evaluate archaeological information and critically assess its value to our understanding of the past. In the first academic year, you examine the theory and practice of archaeology; historic and prehistoric periods; and the methods, theories and approaches that underpin archaeological discipline. In the second academic year, you may choose to focus your study on a range of methodological topics, ... READ MORE

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Uni rankings

WUSCA student ranking
WUSCA student ranking
These are the 2020 rankings, based on ratings given by past and current students.
86th / 131
CompUniGuide ranking
Complete University Guide Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2021
105th
CompUniGuide subject ranking
Complete University Guide Subject Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2021
29th

Start date and duration

Start date
12-SEP-22
Full Time
3 Years

Archaeology

Drop-out rate
Drop-out rate
The percentage of students who didn't finish the course.
Calculated by 100% - (% of students continuing course + % of students completed course)
100 - 85 = 15% Drop-out rate
Source: UNISTATS, 2019

Employment rate
Employment rate
The percentage of students in full-time work 6 months after finishing their course.
Source: UNISTATS, 2019

Average salary
Average salary
Source: UNISTATS, 2019

Archaeology graduate salary at this uni
£19,000
UK Archaeology graduate salary
£19,000

Modules
These are the sub-topics that you will study as part of this course
Source: IDP Connect, June 2021

Entry requirements
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Previous study
Previous study
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
51%
Classical Studies
43%
English Literature
25%
Archaeology
17%
Religious Studies & Theology
15%

Tuition fees

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Students from Other UK
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£9,250 per year
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Students from England Students from England
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Students from Scotland Students from Scotland
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Students from Northern Ireland Students from Northern Ireland
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University of Winchester
CompUniGuide ranking
105th
Student rating
This is the overall rating calculated by averaging all live reviews for this uni on Whatuni.
( 4.1)
The University of Winchester is a highly renowned educational institution with a 180-year heritage of academic excellence. It was established in 1840 and is located in one of the UK’s most beautiful and historic cathedral cities. Today, the university is widely known for its culture of sustainability and social justice and its commitment to shaping a better world. The university is rooted in history, and focused on the future, with a progressive curriculum and a commitment to cultivating a diverse and supportive learning environment. Winchester students are nurtured to forge successful careers and make positive changes in the world. The university offers a wide spectrum of undergraduate and postgraduate degree programs in subjects such as health and wellbeing, social sciences, digital technologies, education, the arts, business, law, and humanities.

Where you'll study

University of Winchester

Sparkford Road Winchester
Hampshire
SO22 4NR United Kingdom Nearest train station: Winchester  0.4 miles away

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