Course Description

Archaeology unlocks the mysteries of humanity’s past. Archaeologists discover and excavate archaeological sites and interpret the material recovered from them.

Archaeology unlocks the mysteries of humanity’s past. Archaeologists discover and excavate archaeological sites and interpret the material recovered from them.

Our well-regarded degree is specifically designed to prepare you for a successful career in archaeology, either as a researcher or heritage consultant.

You will be trained in methods of archaeological investigation and develop both skills, experience and knowledge of fieldwork, museums and heritage and community engagement. Unique to Australia, this degree takes a global outlook on the practice of archaeology and the production of knowledge about past societies.

Throughout the ANU Bachelor of Archaeological Practice you will have exciting opportunities to participate in local or international fieldwork experiences.



Tuition Fees

International Students: $36,480 per year full-time

Duration

3 years full time,

Graduate Rating

Graduates of Humanities, Culture & Social Sciences undergraduate courses at Australian National University (ANU) rated their degrees as follows:

Teaching quality: 76.2% (national average 75.7%)
Improved skills: 80.3% (national average 83.3%)
Overall satisfaction: 84.8% (national average 85.4%)

The ratings above refer to the proportion of surveyed graduates who agreed with the statement about their undergraduate degree from Australian National University (ANU). You can find out more about these results here.

Employment Outcomes

Graduates of Humanities, Culture & Social Sciences undergraduate courses at Australian National University (ANU) had the following employment outcomes:

Employed full time: 65.0% (national average 61.3%)
Studying full time: 31.5% (national average 32.0%)
Median full time salary: $57,000 (national average $55,000)

You can find out more about employment outcome results here.

Course codes

CRICOS Code: 073983G
Australian National University (ANU) Code: BAPRC

Entry Requirements

Admission to all programs is on a competitive basis. Admission to undergraduate degrees is based on meeting the ATAR requirement or an equivalent rank derived from the following qualifications:

• An Australian year 12 qualification or international equivalent, OR
• A completed Associate Diploma, Associate Degree, AQF Diploma, Diploma, AQF Advanced Diploma, Graduate Certificate or international equivalent, OR
• At least one standard full-time year (1.0 FTE) in a single program of degree level study at an Australian higher education institution or international equivalent, OR
• An approved tertiary preparation course unless subsequent study is undertaken.

Guaranteed entry ATAR: 80

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