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Archaeological Science

West Highland College UHI

Venues

Fort William Campus, Virtual Learning Environment (VLE)

Content

Are you interested in archaeology but wish to focus on the scientific elements of this field of study? If so, the BSc (Hons) Archaeological Science could be perfect for you.

This exciting new degree complements our existing archaeology programmes by exploring the range of science-based methods that form an integral part of archaeological research, from archaeobotany to zooarchaeology.

On this course, you will develop scientific skills and knowledge through a range of science-orientated modules including science and archaeology; practical environmental archaeology; biomolecular archaeology and archaeological science dissertation. You will participate in a range of activities during your degree studies including taking part in world-renowned archaeological excavations, laboratory-based study, fieldschools and actively engaging in research.

Entry Requirements

3 Highers at BBC including a science subject.

Start Date

September, January

Qualification

Degree

Award

BSc Hons

Study Method

Part time (day)

Course Length

8 years

Department

Science and Environment

SCQF Level

10