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Archaeology and Environmental Studies

Moray College UHI

Venues

Main campus, Virtual Learning Environment (VLE)

Content

Year 1 - CertHE
Principles of biology; Archaeological theory and method; Historical landscapes; Collecting and analysing data; Ecological principles: biodiversity and ID skills (including a one day residential); Plus 1 option in semester 1.

Year 2 - DipHE
Scottish archaeology; Earth and soil processes; Digital heritage; Introduction to geographical information systems; Plus 1 option in both semester 1 and semester 2.

Year 3 - BSc
Archaeological sciences; Archaeology and interpretation; Strategic environmental monitoring; Archaeology or research skills project; Plus 2 options in semester 1.

Year 4 - BSc (Hons)
Sustainability past and present; Engaging with external agencies, including a work placement; Plus 2 options in semester 2; Dissertation (double unit).

Entry Requirements

3 Highers at C or above

Progression Routes

Postgraduate study

Start Date

September

Qualification

Degree

Award

BSc Hons

Study Method

Distance and Flexible learning
Part time (day)

Course Length

8 years or more

Department

Science and Environment

SCQF Level

10

Career Sectors

Agriculture

Aquaculture and Fishing

Arboriculture and Horticulture

Earth Studies

Environmental and Rural Resource Management

Environmental Services

Forestry

Work with Animals