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Archaeology AS level at Havering Sixth Form College

Course description

Archaeology is the scientific and historical study of past human societies based on material remains, buildings, structures and artefacts, ranging from pre-history through to modern times. You will study and handle a wide variety of archaeological artefacts and develop observational and recording skills.

Course content

You can expect to:

  • Develop and understand archaeological terms and concepts
  • Study and handle a wide range of archaeological artefacts
  • Have the opportunity to attend day trips to museums, professional archaeology units and sites of archaeological significance
  • Develop the observational and recording skills required by archaeologists

Entry requirements

C Grade English GCSE CC Grade Science GCSE


Exam Board - AQA

100% Exam


Future opportunities

You can apply for degree courses in Archaeology, Earth Sciences (Geology), Ancient History and Classical Civilisation amongst many others.

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Havering Sixth Form College directly.

Last updated date: 09 September 2016

Key information

  • Start date: Next September
  • Duration: 1 year