Degrees
Degrees Offered PhD MA/MSc Maritime Archaeology MSc Archaeology MSc Archaeology (Bioarchaeology) MSc Archaeology (Higher Archaeological Practice) MSc Archaeology (Palaeoanthropology) MSc Business and Heritage Management BA/BSc Archaeology BA Archaeology and Anthropology BA Ancient History and Archaeology BA Archaeology and History for further information see: https://www.southampton.ac.uk/archaeology/postgraduate/taught_courses.page https://www.southampton.ac.uk/archaeology/undergraduate/courses.page
Highest Degree Offered PhD
BA/BS Field Areas
Anthropology
Archaeology
Biological Anthropology
Forensic Anthropology
Cultural Anthropology
Linguistic Anthropology
Museum/Curatorial Studies
BA/BS Requirements
UK: A-levels ABB-BBB or approved equivalent US: Three AP tests at scores of 544 OR Three SAT subject tests at scores of 700, 650, 650 or a combination of the two. We can also consider excellent grades in Honors or College-level classes or ACT or SAT scores in lieu of AP or SAT subject tests on a case-by-case basis. For applicants where English is not their first language, we also require IELTS 6.5 overall, with minimum of 6.5 in reading and writing, 6.0 in listening and speaking, or an equivalent standard in other qualifications approved by the University in other approved English language test.
MA/MS Field Areas
Archaeology
Biological Anthropology
Forensic Anthropology
MA/MS
MA/ MS Requirements UK: undergraduate degree at 2.1 or better or approved equivalent. US: a minimum of GPA 3.2 out of 4.0; GPA 3.0 depending on awarding institution.
MA/MS Specializations Maritime Archaeology Osteoarchaeology Bioarchaeology Paleoanthropology Heritage Professional Archaeology
PhD Field Areas
Anthropology
Applied Anthropology
Archaeology
Biological Anthropology
Forensic Anthropology
Cultural Anthropology
Linguistic Anthropology
Museum/Curatorial Studies
Phd
Phd Requirements Good grades in bachelors and masters degrees awarded by a recognised university, and a strong research proposal.
Phd Specializations We cover most areas of Archaeology and Anthropology. Please see individual staff pages: https://www.southampton.ac.uk/archaeology/about/staff.page
Internship / Grants / Funding
Internships Available 0
Internship Required 0
Grants Or Funding https://www.southampton.ac.uk/uni-life/fees-funding/international-fees-funding.page
Program Details
Research Facilities In-house bioarchaeology laboratories, isotope laboratory, digital imaging studio, virtual reality, microscopy studio, geophysics equipment, diving and underwater survey equipment, UAVs. Across the university we have access to CT-Scanning, SEM, laser-ablation mass spectrometry, GC-MS, XRF, high performance computing, engineering materials testing
Collections Extensive faunal and osteoarchaeological reference collections; geological reference collection; ceramic reference collection; paleoanthropology reference casts.
Library Resources http://library.soton.ac.uk/home
Publications https://eprints.soton.ac.uk/
Certs Offered 0
Online Courses
Online Courses: 1
Online Course Info: The University and the Department offer free online courses (MOOCs) in many subjects including Archaeology. For details see https://www.southampton.ac.uk/courses/free-online-learning.page
Club / Honor Society
Anthropology Club: 0
Lambda Alpha Chapter: 0