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Archaeology (Foundation Entry) BSc (Hons)

University of Central Lancashire

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Course info

UCAS CODE V578
Foundation Entry degree courses are designed for students who have the ability to study for a degree, but don’t have the necessary formal qualifications to enter directly onto their chosen Honours degree programme. Right from your very first week, you’ll be out working the mud with professional archaeologists, learning how to dig on live sites - this extremely hands-on course is split evenly between practicals, lectures and fieldwork and is designed to give you a wide general knowledge of ... 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.
113th / 131
CompUniGuide ranking
Complete University Guide Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2021
70th
CompUniGuide subject ranking
Complete University Guide Subject Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2021
32nd

Start date and duration

Start date
13-SEP-21
Full Time
4 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 - 80 = 20% 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
£18,000
UK Archaeology graduate salary
£18,000

Entry requirements
Entry requirements
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Choose Exam type Grades / Points required
A level
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Tuition fees

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Students from Other UK
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£5,500 per year
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Students from England Students from England
England Fees
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£5,500 per year
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Students from Scotland Students from Scotland
Scotland Fees
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£5,500 per year
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Students from Wales Students from Wales
Wales Fees
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£5,500 per year
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Students from Northern Ireland Students from Northern Ireland
Northern Ireland Fees
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£5,500 per year
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Students from Channel Islands
Channel Islands Fees
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£5,500 per year
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Latest Archaeology reviews

Archaeology
SR
Student Reviewer
21 Oct 16

Absolutely love being at uni. The independence and quality of study has been more than i ever expected. The course i am...
SR
Student Reviewer
20 Feb 15

Archaeology BSc (Hons)

Easy to find everything you want in one central location, the 'I'. The campus is really tidy and central. Staff are...

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How Archaeology students rated:

Student rating ( 4.5) 2 reviews

5 star 50%
4 star 50%
3 star 0%
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How all students rated:

Student rating ( 4.0) 1,331 reviews

5 star 28%
4 star 50%
3 star 18%
2 star 3%
1 star 1%
University of Central Lancashire
CompUniGuide ranking
70th
Student rating
This is the overall rating calculated by averaging all live reviews for this uni on Whatuni.
( 4.0)
The University of Central Lancashire’s (UCLan) main campus is located in the heart of Preston, with smaller campuses in Burnley, Cumbria and Cyprus. There are over 300 undergraduate programmes, with many offering Foundation Entry routes, and 200 postgraduate programmes to choose from. The University’s main Preston Campus is currently undergoing a £200 million transformation, including a brand new £35 million Engineering Innovation Centre, which opened in September 2019. A new £60 million student centre is also under construction and will enhance the student journey, providing expert guidance on study support, careers planning, health and wellbeing, fees and finance, accommodation, plus more. This investment is due to continue over the next five years and will transform the campus for students.

Where you'll study

University of Central Lancashire

Admissions Office Corporation Street Preston
Lancashire
PR1 2HE United Kingdom Nearest train station: Preston   0.2 miles away

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