Archaeological Fieldschool (ARC2004)

30 credits

This module will provide you with practical experience of field archaeology work, giving you significant practical experience of archaeological fieldwork (excavation or survey) on a project run by the department. As a fieldschool, the experience will include onsite training and continuous assessment of your field and general work skills. This practical experience will provide invaluable employability skills, particularly for those pursuing archaeological careers. You will work as part of a team on a real research project. Some fieldschools are in the UK and others abroad. You should have taken ARC1010 Themes in world archaeology and ARC1020 Essential archaeological methods or equivalent modules in year one in order to successfully complete this module.