specialisatie Applied Archaeology
With Applied Archaeology at Leiden University, you become the archaeologist of the future. Work on the improvement of the skill base of your choice: from excavating to cultural heritage policy.
What does this master's programme entail?
Applied Archaeology will admit you into a lively, multifaceted community and gives you access to researchers experienced in field work techniques. You will improve your archaeological skill set, while always holding the academic perspective on archaeological techniques.
In Applied Archaeology, you may follow your personal interests, and choose a matching career profile. What kind of archaeologist will you become? Will you focus on archaeological science, on fieldwork techniques, or rather on cultural heritage management? Next to your career profile, you will select a regional focus.
Why Applied Archaeology at Leiden University?
Benefit from our wide range of expertise. Match your preferred archaeological science methods with one of the regions we lecture on, from the Americas to the Near East.
Study at a Faculty that has quite rightly earned a place in the top ten of archaeology research and teaching institutes in the world.
Benefit from our large network in international research.
Gain a solid basis for a national or international career in archaeology, heritage management, heritage policy or the museum world.