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The MSc Professional Human Osteoarchaeology course provides advanced instruction on the osteological methods, theories and techniques needed to identify and analyse human skeletal remains from archaeological contexts.  

Why choose this course?

It highlights training for professional practice in the commercial sector, providing details on report writing, tendering, health and safety, ethics and the law.

Archaeology at the University of Reading is a thriving and research-orientated department, with 97% of the Archaeology department’s research overall judged to be world leading, internationally excellent or internationally recognised in the latest REF (Research Excellence Framework 2014).

You will have the opportunity to learn directly from leading academics in modules that

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Entry Requirements

A good second-class honours degree (or equivalent from a university outside the UK) normally, but not exclusively, in archaeology, anthropology, forensic science, history or biology.

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