Skip to main content

Module

ARA1000 : Foundational Fieldwork Training

  • Offered for Year: 2020/21
  • Module Leader(s): Professor Ian Haynes
  • Owning School: History, Classics and Archaeology
  • Teaching Location: Off Campus
Semesters
ECTS Credits: 0.0

Aims

This module will provide students with a foundational introduction to the practice of archaeological fieldwork. It is delivered off-campus as students will participate in an archaeological field project run as a fieldschool. The fieldschool includes archaeological excavation or survey, introducing students to key fieldwork skills and techniques.

Outline Of Syllabus

Fieldwork is learnt through a process of apprenticeship, in which students gain practical experience of carrying out tasks on an archaeological site. The range of tasks is outlined below.

Teaching Methods

Module leaders are revising this content in light of the Covid 19 restrictions.
Revised and approved detail information will be available by 17 August.

Assessment Methods

Module leaders are revising this content in light of the Covid 19 restrictions.
Revised and approved detail information will be available by 17 August.

Reading Lists

Timetable