Master in Archeology and Cultures of the Ancient World: Applied Critical Archaeology and Heritage

General

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Program Description

The Master in Applied Critical Archaeology and Heritage (ACRA) brings the study of the past and heritage to the future. With completely innovative options, designed specifically for this degree and dealing with aspects as diverse as critical archaeology, landscape, digital tools, and heritage studies, ACRA will provide students with all the skills needed to successfully forge their path within the professional sector and the international academic one alike.

With completely innovative options, designed specifically for this degree and dealing with aspects as diverse as critical archaeology, landscape, digital tools, and heritage studies, the Master in Applied Critical Archaeology and Heritage (ACRA) will provide students with all the skills needed to successfully forge their path within the professional sector and the international academic one alike. 

The aim of ACRA is to provide an academically sound, critical and practice-oriented knowledge of archaeology and cultural heritage, with a global geographic focus.

The students that will successfully accomplish the programme will be able to

  • Identify and actively engage with major debates within archaeology and related sub-disciplines, helping them to further their subsequent research career, enabling them to design and conduct independent research.
  • Promote the role of archaeology and related heritage in the broader society, through a variety of communication strategies.
  • Effectively work in the field with critical awareness, mediating interests and stakes of different actors and interest groups connected to cultural heritage.

5 reasons to enrol in the degree programme

1 - International Character

The course has a truly global orientation and focus, with students and staff involved in activities all over the world

2 - Future-oriented

Modern unconventional options dealing comparatively with many different aspects of archaeology heritage and the study of the past

3 - Bologna

Grounded on the solid foundation of the world’s oldest University and one of the leading research institutions in the world

4 - Perfect Entryway

ACRA represents the ideal gateway for entering both the professional and the international academic world

5 - Top-notch Opportunities

An amazing range of research field located all over the world: gain invaluable experience in the study and research methods

Admission requirements

There are specific enrolment procedures for each degree programme. 

You can find detailed information about eligibility, the application process, tuition fees and deadlines on https://corsi.unibo.it/2cycle/AppliedCriticalArchaeologyHeritage/how-to-enrol

Study grants and subsidies

University students may obtain economic support during their studies from the Emilia Romagna Region, the University of Bologna and other external bodies.

https://www.unibo.it/en/services-and-opportunities/study-grants-and-subsidies

Tuition fees exemptions

Check our website to know which are the required documents to apply for full exemptions and special subsidies.

https://www.unibo.it/TuitionFees

Last updated Apr 2020

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