Increased professionalism, together with developments in science and technology, mean that both archaeological and forensic sciences require high quality scientists.
This course involves the application of science in archaeological and forensic contexts. It provides students a distinctive blend of laboratory and field science within a rigorous academic framework that bridges the sciences and humanities. It will prepare you for a wide range of career opportunities in archaeology, forensics and other applied sciences.
Archaeology and forensic science facilities
The School has world-class archaeological fieldwork equipment for your use and fully equipped analytical laboratories. You will also be able to gain experience through archaeological or scientific placements in the UK and abroad.
Bournemouth is ideally situated, with some of Britain´s most iconic archaeological and historic sites, such as Avebury, Stonehenge, Maiden Castle, Corfe Castle and Fishbourne Roman palace, all within easy travelling distance.