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What opportunities will this course give me?

For some learners this course will provide a basis for further study or a move into working with local societies on their volunteering programmes as well as a stimulating an interest in the wider subject.

What will I be learning?

This online course looks at all aspects of UK and World Archaeology including practical aspects, recent finds, research and developments. It will have one core subject per term which will deepen your knowledge of a particular aspect of the broad subject that is archaeology.

A college certificate will be awarded on request.

Please note that this course is taught completely online via Microsoft Teams. You will be provided with a college email account to enable you to access this course. Full details regarding this will be provided upon enrolment.

Why is this course for me?

You will learn by looking at examples of new and old archaeological research from across the world, examining the projected theories and looking at alternatives.

How will my learning be enhanced?

As well as being a member of other relevant archaeological and historical groups, the tutor is a member and Chairman of the Winchester Archaeological Rescue Group (WARG). From his first dig in 1975, he has continued to enjoy and indulge his passion for archaeology and history.

The tutor has given talks and has written several books, pamphlets, and papers on Archaeology and History.

He continues to learn through reading, studying and attending symposiums.

What do I need to sign up?

There are no formal entry requirements for this course; this course is suitable for adults wishing to extend their knowledge of Archaeology.

Is there anything else I need to know?

You will need a computer or electronic device with a strong, reliable internet connection to access this course. A pen and notepad/paper to take notes would be useful. The only other resource required is an open and enquiring mind!

There may be additional costs associated with the cost of visiting museums.

Application Information

Please note that all courses are subject to minimum numbers and course descriptions may be subject to change.
A place on your chosen course is not confirmed until all of the necessary enrolment paperwork is signed and any relevant fees are paid.
The team will be in touch to discuss this with you, once your application has been processed.

Course Code


Course Options

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21/4/2021 - Apply Now


Distance Learning

Session code





19:00 – 21:00





24+: £135.00

Session Venue Starts Days Time Weeks Fees* 24+ Fees*
C250C Distance Learning 21/4/2021 Wed 19:00 – 21:00 9 £135.00 £135.00

* Please note that although this tool looks to give customers the best indication of course costs, a final cost can only be confirmed once all submitted information is verified by our information, advice and guidance team.

Need some further advice?

If you require further advice and guidance about any course costs and/or the funding options available to you, the College has a dedicated Adult and Community Learning team who can be contacted on telephone 023 8091 1270.