Formação e Modificação dos Depósitos Antrópicos

Mestrado em Arqueologia Pré-Histórica a Arte Rupestre
3 ECTS; 1º Ano, Anual, 7,0 TP + 12,0 TC + 8,0 S

Lecturer
- Pierluigi Rosina

Prerequisites
Not applicable.

Objectives
Identification, description and study of the abiotic elements with an impact in archaeological deposits. Methodologies of customary analyses applied to prehistoric sites.

Program
Introduction to geoarchaeology. Sedimentological analysis methods applied to the study of archaeological sites. The environmental and stratigraphical contexts. Fluvial, lacustrine, cave, and other deposits. Archaeometrical analysis. Sin- and post-sedimentary alterations.

Evaluation Methodology
Practical Assignment.

Bibliography

Method of interaction
Lectures, individual fieldwork.

Software used in class