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Archaeology and Philosophy (BA)

  • VV54

3 years (Full-time) / n/a (Part-time) / n/a (Distance / E-Learning)

The Joint Honours degree in Archaeology and Philosophy provides you with the opportunity of specialising in two university honours subjects. Many students find joint honours both stimulating and rewarding as they observe both similarities and differences in the two subjects. Often there are complementary issues and perspectives as well as skills and that link the subjects, be they critical analysis, historical contexts or recent research. Each school involved in delivering the degree offers a challenging programme of modules, supported by a friendly atmosphere and excellent staff-student relationships. For fuller information about each of the subjects, please visit the two separate subject entries on Course Finder.

Archaeology and Philosophy

Key Facts

UCAS Code VV14
Duration

3 years

How to apply www.cardiff.ac.uk/howtoapply
Accreditation  
Typical places available

The School of History, Archaeology and Religion admits around 260 students each year to its undergraduate degree programmes.

The School of English, Communication and Philosophy admits around 360 students each year to its undergraduate degree programmes.

Typical applications received History, Archaeology and Religion = 1650
English, Communication and Philosophy = 1500
Scholarships & Bursaries www.cardiff.ac.uk/scholarships
Fees www.cardiff.ac.uk/fees
Typical A-level offer ABB
Admissions Tutors Philosophy: Dr Richard Gray
Archaeology: Dr Alan Lane
Tel Number Philosophy: 029 2087 6323
Archaeology: 029 2087 5627
Email address Philosophy: philosophy@cardiff.ac.uk    
Archaeology: lanea@cardiff.ac.uk
School website www.cardiff.ac.uk/hisar
www.cardiff.ac.uk/encap

For more information about the course structures, modules and teaching for these subjects, please visit the individual profiles of Archaeology and Philosophy on our website.

For more information about the course structures, modules and teaching for these subjects, please visit the individual profiles of Archaeology and Philosophy on our website.

Typical A-level Offer  ABB. Three A-level subjects
Typical WBQ Offer  Advanced Diploma Pass in the Welsh Baccalaureate plus grades AB at GCE A Level
Typical Int Bacc Offer  30 points. A minimum score of 5 in all Higher Level subjects
Other Applications from those offering alternative qualifications are welcome. Please see detailed admissions and selection criteria for more information.

A list of commonly accepted alternative entry qualifications and admissions and selection criteria for this degree programme can be read here.

For more information about the course structures, modules and teaching for these subjects, please visit the individual profiles of Archaeology and Philosophy on our website.

Next intake: September each year

School Contact

Name: Mrs Anna Birt (Philosophy)  

Telephone: +44 (0)29 2087 6323 

Fax:  

Email: philosophy-ug@cardiff.ac.uk  

School Website: www.cardiff.ac.uk/encap

School Contact

Name: Dr Peter Guest  

Telephone: +44 (0)29 2087 6538 

Fax:  

Email: GuestP@cardiff.ac.uk  

School Website: http://www.cardiff.ac.uk/share/

More information

School of English, Communication and Philosophy

School of History, Archaeology and Religion