THE UNIVERSITY of EDINBURGH

DEGREE REGULATIONS & PROGRAMMES OF STUDY 2022/2023

Timetable information in the Course Catalogue may be subject to change.

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Year 1 Academic year: 2022/23, Starting in: September

Notes:
Courses will run in either Semester 1 or Semester 2, subject to staffing availability. The range of option courses available may vary. Students complete six courses and the MSc Dissertation over the duration of the degree.

There are no compulsory courses in this year of this programme.

Course options

Group A

Select between 0 and 120 credits in this group.

Research Sources and Strategies in Archaeology

Select exactly 20 credits of the following courses
Notes:
This compulsory course MUST be taken in either Year 1 or Year 2.
AND

Mediterranean Archaeology MSc Courses

Select between 0 and 100 credits of the following courses
Notes:
1. Depending on their first degree, students may be recommended to take Theoretical Archaeology.
2. Candidates must take a total of 100 credits of option courses over the four semesters of their part time degree. Normally, credits will be taken equally in each academic year, but this can be varied with the explicit agreement of the Programme Director.
3. Further to discussion with the programme director a student may also choose an option from the suite of courses offered by the School.
AND

Archaeology MSc Online Courses

Select between 0 and 20 credits of the following courses
Notes:
Students can choose to study 0-20 credits from this list over the duration of their degree.

These courses are taught online and are prioritised for students taking an online degree, limited numbers of places may be available to on-campus students.

Year 2 Academic year: 2022/23, Starting in: September

Notes:
Courses will run in either Semester 1 or Semester 2, subject to staffing availability. The range of option courses available may vary. Students complete six courses and the MSc Dissertation over the duration of the degree.

There are no compulsory courses in this year of this programme.

Course options

Group A

Select between 60 and 180 credits in this group.

Mediterranean Archaeology MSc - Dissertations

Select exactly 60 credits of the following courses
Notes:
You MUST select one of these two dissertations to take in your second year of study.
AND

Research Sources and Strategies in Archaeology

Select exactly 20 credits of the following courses
Notes:
This compulsory course MUST be taken in either Year 1 or Year 2.
AND

Mediterranean Archaeology MSc Courses

Select between 0 and 100 credits of the following courses
Notes:
1. Depending on their first degree, students may be recommended to take Theoretical Archaeology.
2. Candidates must take a total of 100 credits of option courses over the four semesters of their part time degree. Normally, credits will be taken equally in each academic year, but this can be varied with the explicit agreement of the Programme Director.
3. Further to discussion with the programme director a student may also choose an option from the suite of courses offered by the School.
AND

Archaeology MSc Online Courses

Select between 0 and 20 credits of the following courses
Notes:
Students can choose to study 0-20 credits from this list over the duration of their degree.

These courses are taught online and are prioritised for students taking an online degree, limited numbers of places may be available to on-campus students.

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