Title name: Master's Degree in Archeology and Antiquity Sciences (4th ed)
Branch of knowledge: Arts and humanities
Center where it is taught: Faculty of Geography and History Praza da Universidade, nº 1 15782 Santiago de Compostela
Date of authorization for the implementation of the title by the Xunta de Galicia: Orde do 16/06/2020 (DOG do 1/07/2020)
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Responsible for the title:
Title Coordinator: Prieto Martinez, María Pilar
Teaching conditions:Offer periodicity: annual
Type of teaching: face-to-face
Study regime: full tempo / partial tempo
Languages of use: Spanish GalicianInteruniversity degree:
Coordinating University:University of Santiago de CompostelaParticipating universities:University of A Coruña
University of VigogoalsThe Master in Archeology and Ancient Sciences is a degree that, without being linked to a regulated profession, is directly related to the professional activity for which specific training is required that is imparted in this degree. The studies satisfy the changing needs of the labor market, allow continuous training and favor the validation of the knowledge, abilities and skills acquired.
Basic skillsPossess and understand knowledge that provides a basis or opportunity to be original in the development and / or application of ideas, often in a research context.
That students know how to apply the knowledge acquired and their ability to solve problems in new or unfamiliar environments within broader (or multidisciplinary) contexts related to their area of ​​study.
That students are able to integrate knowledge and face the complexity of making judgments based on information that, being incomplete or limited, includes reflections on social and ethical responsibilities linked to the application of their knowledge and judgments.
That students know how to communicate their conclusions (and the knowledge and ultimate reasons that support them) to specialized and non-specialized audiences in a clear and unambiguous way.
That students have the learning skills that allow them to continue studying in a way that will be largely self-directed or autonomous.CurriculumSpecialties or itineraries:
This master's degree includes two specialties:Specialty in Archeology
Classical World History SpecialtyTo obtain the title with a specialty, the student must take a minimum of 18 optional credits from the corresponding module of the chosen specialty. If you do not meet this requirement, you can graduate without specialty.
Credit transfer and recognition:
Recognition of credits: consists of the acceptance by a university of the credits that were obtained in an official education, in the same or in another university, and that are computed in other different teachings for the purposes of obtaining an official degree.
Transfer of credits: implies that in the official academic documents accrediting the successive teachings for each student, the totality of the credits obtained in official teachings taken previously, in the same or in another university, that have not led to the obtaining of an official title.SaidasThe professionalizing profile of the master is given by the increasing complexity of the professional activity in archeology, being one of the few professional practices in the Humanities area whose exercise is regulated by a decree, although its revision is pertinent given that this legal framework has more than twenty years
We trust that the Master in Archeology and Antiquity Sciences will become a recommended degree to be able to practice as a professional archaeologist, both in management tasks and responsibility in archaeological interventions, in archaeological activity in general, as well as in other complex activities that require a specialized profile.