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MPhil in Assyriology

MPhil in Assyriology

University of Cambridge

University of Cambridge, Cambridge, United Kingdom
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  • Degree MPhil
  • Study Level Masters
  • Duration 11 months
This MPhil caters both for beginners in Akkadian and those with some previous knowledge of the language. This MPhil delivers competence in the language and specialist knowledge of culture and history over a relatively short time. All MPhil students in the Department of Archaeology take a Research Skills module and write a dissertation (15,000 words maximum). For the MPhil in Assyriology students also choose either three modules selected from a list of modules in Assyriology or two modules selected from a list of modules in Assyriology and one two-term module or two one-term modules from a list of optional modules in the Department of Archaeology. Students taking the MPhil in Assyriology must take a minimum of one Language module from the list of modules in Assyriology published by the Degree Committee.