Official master's degree in Prehistoric Archaeology

The UAB offers the only master's degree specialising in Prehistoric Archaeology in Spain. It prioritises hands-on, interdisciplinary training, and forming part of research teams of renowned excellence.

General information

  • Official UAB
  • Credits: 60 ECTS
  • Course begins on 01/10/2021
  • Beginning of the pre-enrolment period 11/01/2021
    See the calendar
  • Pre-registration period: Open
  • Places: 20 places
  • Price: €27.67 per credit (EU citizens and non-EU holding a Spanish residence permit). 2021/22 Academic year.
    €66 per credit (non-EU citizens who do not hold a Spanish residence permit). 2021/22 Academic year.

  • Language: Catalan (45%), Spanish (40%) and English (15%)
  • Teaching centre: Faculty of Arts and Humanities

Would you like to learn to conduct research on Prehistoric societies?

Would you like to specialise in the most advanced analysis methods used with archaeological materials?

Would you like to work with interdisciplinary research teams on international projects?

The official master's degree in Prehistoric Archaeology is the only programme to exist in Spain offering specialised training in Prehistoric societies.

Comprehensive and advanced training in archaeological research: combining the knowledge of the latest theories, methods and techniques. 

Practical orientation: working on archaeological sites and laboratories administered by the master's degree's lecturers and other affiliated external institutions (CSIC, MAC).

Specialisation in advanced archaeometry analysis (physical anthropology, archaeobotanics, zooarchaeology, analysis of lithic, pottery and metal objects).

Integration of teaching and research: work placements in which students can form part of consolidated Research Excellence teams.

For more information for this master degree you can check the next link.

Coordinator university:

Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona

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