European Prehistory

Master's degree in Prehistoric Archaeology and Rock Art, Publication in the Diário da República - Despacho nº 17071/2009 - 23/07/2009

3 ECTS; 1º Ano, Anual, 7,0 TP + 12,0 TC + 8,0 S

Lecturer
- Luiz Miguel Oosterbeek

Prerequisites
Not applicable.

Objectives
The course includes three main units of introduction to problematics and potential areas of research:
A- Quaternary and human colonisation of Europe
B- Hunters-Gatherers Societies
C- The first farmers

Program
1. Quaternary and human colonisation in Europe
2. Controversies on evolutionary lineage
3. The human origins in Europe
4. Hunters-Gatherers Societies
5. The first producers
6. Models

Evaluation Methodology
Interdisciplinary work articulated with the Quaternary Geology module.
Optional examination.

Bibliography

Method of interaction
Lectures supported by discussion and comparative text analysis.

Software used in class