Historical Archaeology BA (Hons)

University of York

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UCAS CODE V401
If you are interested in the archaeology of the last 2000 years, or in the archaeology of any society that also has documented history, then our BA in Historical Archaeology is the degree for you. If you are considering a degree in History, but want a course which will make you stand out from the crowd, think about Historical Archaeology. Many of our students have studied history, but also have a passion for historic sites, material culture, museums or hands-on practise. With Historical ... READ MORE

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Uni rankings

WUSCA student ranking
WUSCA student ranking
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60th / 131
CompUniGuide ranking
Complete University Guide Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2021
22nd
CompUniGuide subject ranking
Complete University Guide Subject Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2021
9th

Start date and duration

Start date
OCT-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 - 90 = 10% Drop-out rate
Source: UNISTATS, 2019

Employment rate
Employment rate
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Source: UNISTATS, 2019

Average salary
Average salary
Source: UNISTATS, 2019

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

Modules
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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
67%
Biology
31%
English Literature
24%
Mathematics
20%
Geography
19%

Tuition fees

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£9,250 per year
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£9,250 per year
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£9,250 per year
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£18,350 per year
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£18,350 per year
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Latest Archaeology reviews

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Sophie
24 Oct 18

Archaeology BA (Hons)

really great, settles really well, and have had a great...
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09 Jan 17

Archaeology BA (Hons)

I've loved it. I've definitely had my struggles but I've really developed as a person and learnt so much. I feel like...

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Student rating ( 4.1) 1,485 reviews

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Where you'll study

University of York

Heslington York
YO10 5DD United Kingdom Nearest train station: Poppleton  2.7 miles away

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