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MA Archaeology Dissertation - 60 credits (HST590)

In this module, students research and write dissertations of not more than 20,000 words. Dissertations may be theory-, practice- or research-based. In almost all cases the dissertation topic is closely linked to students' special areas of chronological or geographic interest. Students must consult with the appropriate member of staff before beginning dissertation work. No student may take this module without first successfully passing Stage 1 (120 credits of modules). Assessment is by written dissertation. Students will be advised on the regulations and formalities for submission of dissertations.