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History and Archaeology

Argyll College UHI

Venues

Tobermory Centre, Oban Centre, Lochgilphead Centre and CERC, Dunoon Centre, Rothesay Centre, Campbeltown Centre, Arran Centre, Islay Centre, Helensburgh Centre, Virtual Learning Environment (VLE)

Content

If you’re interested in delving into the past using different methods, this joint honours degree gives you an excellent grounding in the study and practice of history and archaeology.

You will explore history from the medieval to the modern period focusing on the cultural, political, social and economic history of Britain, Europe and the wider world.

You will also develop a wide range of archaeological skills such as fieldwork, surveying and post-excavation, which are mapped to the current occupational standards for archaeology, increasing your employability after graduation.

Special features
A highly practical course focusing on the ‘on-the-job’ skills you need to pursue a career in archaeology or history. You can study full time or part time, with some modules available entirely online, so you can fit your studies round your personal circumstances. You can study individual modules for personal or professional development.

Entry Requirements

3 Highers at BBC including 2 relevant subjects. HNC Social Science may give you entry to year 2.

Progression Routes

Postgraduate study

Start Date

September

Qualification

Degree

Award

BA Hons

Study Method

Full time

UCAS Code

V21A

Course Length

4 years

Department

Humanities

SCQF Level

9/10