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Archaeology

SCQF Level 08 (6 courses)

Code Availability Course Name Period Credits
ARCA08015 SS1 Archaeological Fieldwork - 3 week field project Full Year 0
ARCA08004 SV1 Archaeology 1A Semester 1 20
ARCA08005 SV1 Archaeology 1B Semester 2 20
ARCA08013 SV1 Archaeology 2A: Scotland before History Semester 1 20
ARCA08012 SV1 Archaeology 2B: Archaeology in Action Semester 2 20
ARCA08014 SS1 The Human Skeleton in Archaeology and Forensic Science: Investigating Death and the Dead Semester 1 20

SCQF Level 10 (33 courses)

Code Availability Course Name Period Credits
ARCA10091 SV1 Ancient Egyptian Hieroglyphs: The Basics and Beyond Semester 1 20
ARCA10013 SS1 Archaeological Fieldwork Full Year 20
ARCA10014 SV1 Archaeological Illustration Semester 2 20
ARCA10040 SS1 Archaeology Dissertation Full Year 40
ARCA10065 SS1 Archaeology in Practice Semester 1 20
ARCA10082 Archaeology of Architecture Not delivered this year 20
ARCA10047 Bronze Age Civilisations of the Near East and Greece Not delivered this year 20
ARCA10055 SV1 Byzantine Archaeology: The archaeology of the Byzantine empire and its neighbours AD 500-850. Semester 2 20
ARCA10020 Conceptualising the Neolithic Not delivered this year 20
ARCA10076 Death, Decay and Reconstruction: Discovering past lifeways through Archaeological Human Remains Not delivered this year 20
ARCA10023 SV1 Etruscan Italy 1000-300 BC Semester 2 20
ARCA10051 From Foraging to Farming: The Beginnings of Agriculture in the Mediterranean and Europe Not delivered this year 20
ARCA10086 SV1 GIS for Archaeologists Semester 1 20
ARCA10083 SV1 Here comes the war: conflict archaeology and the human past Semester 1 20
ARCA10003 SV1 Human Origins Semester 1 20
ARCA10061 Island Worlds: prehistoric societies in the western Mediterranean from Malta to Minorca Not delivered this year 20
ARCA10074 Late Hunter-Gatherers in Europe Not delivered this year 20
ARCA10090 People, Pets and Pastoralism Not delivered this year 20
ARCA10034 Ritual and Monumentality in North-West Europe: Mid-6th to Mid-3rd Millennium BC Not delivered this year 20
ARCA10077 SS1 Scientific Methods in Bio-Archaeology Semester 2 20
ARCA10092 SV1 Social Bioarchaeology: Living Conditions, Lifestyles and the Impact of Disease in the Past Semester 2 20
ARCA10088 SV1 The Archaeology and History of Egypt: the Early Dynastic until the end of the Middle Kingdom (c. 3100-1650 BC) Semester 1 20
ARCA10085 SV1 The Archaeology and History of Egypt: the Second Intermediate Period until the end of the Late Period (1650-332 BC) Semester 2 20
ARCA10093 SV1 The Archaeology of Iron Age Europe: Hillforts, Burials and Landscapes Semester 1 20
ARCA10063 SV1 The Hittites: The Archaeology of an Ancient Near Eastern Civilisation Semester 2 20
ARCA10035 The Scottish Lowlands: Archaeology and Landscape before the Normans Not delivered this year 20
ARCA10084 SV1 The archaeology of animal remains Semester 2 20
ARCA10064 SS1 Theoretical Archaeology Semester 2 20
ARCA10087 Visualizing the past - data, narratives and visual explanations Not delivered this year 20
CACA10030 Classical Archaeology in the Field Not delivered this year 20
CHCA10005 SV1 Constantinople: The History of a Medieval Megalopolis from Constantine the Great to Süleyman the Magnificent Semester 1 20
CHCA10005VV1 Constantinople: The History of a Medieval Megalopolis from Constantine the Great to Süleyman the Magnificent Semester 1 20
CACA10039 Hadrian's Wall and its stakeholders, past and present Not delivered this year 20
ECSH10031 SV1 Heritage in Britain since c.1750 Semester 2 20
Key
Available to all students - SV
Not available to visiting students - SS
Part-year visiting students only - VV
 
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