On this course you choose roughly half the modules. And the list of options is extensive. With our help, you can design a degree that reflects your interests and your ambitions. You're free to specialise in a particular area if you want to, or develop a broader understanding of the discipline.

You choose whether to go on a fieldwork placement over the summer or complete a dissertation.

We believe archaeology is crucial to understanding the present: the relationship between humans and the environment, the problems we face, and their potential solutions. Our research-led teaching reflects this. If you're looking for a masters that understands how archaeologists engage with contemporary society, this is it.

MA Award
Study Mode

Entry Requirements For This Course

Usually a minimum 2:1 honours degree in an arts, humanities or science subject. But your interest in and understanding of archaeology is more important than what you studied at undergraduate level.

University of Sheffield in Pictures

Latest Updates from University of Sheffield

Location of University of Sheffield