Our key strengths lie in our integrated approaches to understanding cultural, biological and social change: the spread of peoples, their ideas and material artefacts. We focus particularly on adaptation, adversity and globalisation.
Graduates from this Archaeology and Anthropology programme is offered by University of Bristol programme go on to work in diverse professional contexts, including higher education and research, museums, the heritage sector, international development, NGOs, and policy-making organisations.
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Programme StructureResearch groups:
- Adversity: We address the resilience of humanity in the face of major challenges past and present, such as disease, conflict and technological change.
- Adaptation: We explore the biological and cultural evolutionary processes that generate human diversity.
- Globalisation: We discover how the movements of people, ideas and objects articulate with continuity and change, from the Neolithic to the present day.
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- 36 months
- 72 months
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DisciplinesArchaeology Anthropology History View 21 other PhDs in Archaeology in United Kingdom
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- A master's qualification, or be working towards a master's qualification, or international equivalent, with evidence of first class/distinction-level research. Applicants without a master's qualification may be considered on an exceptional basis provided they hold a first-class undergraduate degree (or international equivalent).
- Applicants with a non-traditional background may be considered provided they can demonstrate substantial equivalent and relevant experience that has prepared them to undertake their proposed course of study.
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International19500 GBP/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 19500 GBP per year during 36 months.
National4565 GBP/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 4565 GBP per year during 36 months.
- UK: part-time £2,283
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Apply and win up to €10000 to cover your tuition fees.