2017 Summer School Subject List

Archaeological Fieldwork (ARCA3020 ) - Applications Closed

Faculty: Arts and Social Sciences
Department: Archaeology
Level: Undergraduate
Credit Points: 6

Instructors:
(1) Dr James L. Flexner - 

Contacts:
(1) Dr James L. Flexner - 

Start Date: 09 Jan 2017 
End Date: 29 Jan 2017 
Capacity: 12 
Status: Applications Closed 
Applications Open: 04 Oct 2016 
Applications Close: 07 Dec 2016 
Census date: 18 Jan 2017 
On-time withdrawals close: 18 Jan 2017 
Available to audit:
Open to HSC graduates?: No

Prerequisites:

  1. Prerequisites: - 

    ARCA1001, plus 12 credit points in ARCA at 2000 and/or 3000 Level

  2. Assumed Knowledge: - 

    Basic understanding of archaeological concepts, ability to work in a team

Description

This unit provides practical experience in archaeology fieldwork. Students learn site discovery, recording and excavation techniques and develop a detailed understanding of the practices involved in archaeological fieldwork.

Major in Archaeology information:

Assessment

Fieldwork “skills passport”, field notebook (kept daily), post-fieldwork reflection (1000 words)

Timetable

Start Date: 09 Jan 2017     End Date: 29 Jan 2017

Sessions for the 3 week period,
Mon 9 Jan to Sun 28 Jan 2017:
Mon (x3), 7:30 am to 4:30 pm
Tues (x3), 7:30 am to 4:30 pm
Wed (x3), 7:30 am to 4:30 pm
Thurs (x3), 7:30 am to 4:30 pm
Sat (x3), 7:30 am to 4:30 pm
Sun (x3), 7:30 am to 4:30 pm

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