Bachelor of Archaeological Practice is a Semeters Bachelor program taught at Australian National University, Australia. The program is offered in campus-based modes with full Time options. To successfully obtain Bachelor of Archaeological Practice from Australian National University you are required to complete 144 credit hours. After completion of Bachelor of Archaeological Practice you will be able to further continue for advance studies or start career as Archaeologist, Heritage manager, Cartographer, Tourism Officer.
A single three year undergraduate degree offered by the ANU College of Arts and Social Sciences
Archaeology unlocks the mysteries of humanity’s past. Archaeologists discover and excavate archaeological sites and interpret the material recovered from them.
The minimum requirements for admission in Bachelor of Archaeological Practice at Australian National University for all applicants (Domestic or International) are:
- program specific academic requirment set by Australian National University.
- English Language OR any other language requirments as set by Australian National University as pre-requiste for admission in Bachelor of Archaeological Practice.
Note: Please check the university website in the link below.
At a minimum, all applicants must meet
- program-specific academic/non-academic requirements, and
- English language requirements.
Admission to most ANU programs is on a competitive basis. Therefore, meeting all admission requirements does not automatically guarantee entry.
You need to complete 144 credit hours to successfully obtain this degree. Please check detail of study units at https://programsandcourses.anu.edu.au/2021/program/BAPRC
of Archaeological Practice requires completion of 144 units, of which:
A maximum of
60 units may come from completion of 1000-level courses
units must include:
from completion of the following compulsory courses:
From Origins to Civilizations
A maximum of
30 units from completion of courses from the following list:
Archaeological Laboratory Methods
Introduction to Environmental Archaeology
Archaeology in Film and Fiction
International Archaeological Field School Extension
Archaeological Field Methods
Human Skeletal Analysis
Introduction to Cultural Heritage Management
A maximum of
12 units from completion of courses from the following list:
International Archaeological Field School
A minimum of
6 units must come from completion of courses from the following list:
Research Design and Analysis in Archaeology
Thinking through the past: archaeological theory from 1950
History of Archaeology: Discovering the Past
Archaeology of Death and Mortuary Practices
Making-Taking-Using-Breaking: Material Culture Studies and Technology in
Archaeology of Ritual and Religion
Animals, Plants and People
Scientific Dating in Archaeology and Palaeoenvironmental Studies
from completion of two of the following minors:
Forensic and Evolutionary Archaeology Minor
Global Archaeology Minor
Environmental Archaeology Minor
from completion of elective courses offered by ANU
otherwise stated, a course used to satisfy the requirements of one list may not
be double-counted towards satisfying the requirements of another list.