Department of Archaeology and Ancient History

BA program

Archaeology and Ancient History is the BA program in Uppsala and at Campus Gotland in Visby if you want quality training in archaeology, osteology, Classical archaeology and culture, egyptology and assyriology. Depending on which direction you choolse, the program prepares you for work with in rescue archaeology, sectors for education, aid, environment and culture, museums, libraries and archives. The program offers excellent opportunities for gaining a training that is both broad and specialized with a personal profile.

About the program

The program provides the ability to critically value large amounts of heterogenous and fragmentary source material to answe current issues about ancient history, human interactions with the environment and cultural beliefs in different (pre)historical contexts. You will learn how to present individual analyses and conclusions with well-supported arguments, clearly formulated and structured. You will develop your ability to independent and critical reflection of your learning and the ability to formulate your own questions and goals in your continued life outside academia.

The program is only offered in Swedish.

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