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  Bioarchaeological Science


Aberdeen University    School of Geosciences

Full time & Part time September MSc 12 months
Biological Sciences (4) Forensic & Archaeological Sciences (16)

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Are you fascinated by the mysteries of the human past? Our Bioarchaeological Science programme offers an exciting opportunity to explore the secrets of ancient civilizations. Combining the study of human osteoarchaeology, palaeopathology, and advanced genetic and isotopic analysis, this cutting-edge programme equips you with the latest scientific techniques. Through lectures, workshops, and practical sessions, you'll learn how to extract and analyze DNA, protein, stable isotope, and lipid data. You'll also delve into the fascinating world of ancient genes and genomes. With flexible module options and the chance to undertake original research projects, this programme is perfect for those passionate about biomolecular archaeology. Join us and unlock the secrets of the past!

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Overview

Bioarchaeological Science is at the forefront of the scientific study of the human past. This new programme incorporates the study of human osteoarchaeology and palaeopathology along with the advanced study of human remains through genetic and isotopic analysis. You will learn the latest scientific techniques for the extraction, analysis and presentation of DNA, protein, stable isotope and lipid data.

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Entry Requirements

2:1 (upper second class) UK Honours degree, or an Honours degree from a non-UK institution which is judged by the University to be of equivalent worth in Archaeology, Anthropology, Earth Sciences, Genetics, History, or Zoology or a related discipline.

or

2:2 in Archaeology or a related discipline, with relevant professional experience.



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Value of Scholarship(s)

£3000

Eligibility

The University of Aberdeen is delighted to offer the Aberdeen Global Scholarship to international students starting in September 2022 or January 2023. This is a £3,000 tuition fee discount open to eligible self-funded taught Masters students who are classed as international fee status and domiciled in one of the countries listed below.

The £3,000 scholarship is open to international fees students registering for on-campus programmes, who don’t receive an externally funded scholarship from elsewhere, or any other University of Aberdeen scholarships (excluding awards made by the University of Aberdeen Development Trust).

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20% Discount

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A 20% discount for Aberdeen graduates who want to study a postgraduate degree. It applies to the full cost of taught postgraduate programmes and one year of a full time research programme.

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Various

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