Geodiversity and Archaeological Heritage

Master'’s Degree in Archaeological Techniques, Publication in the Diário da República - Despacho n.º 7701/2016 09/06/2016

ECTS; º Ano, , 0,0 T + 0,0 PL + 0,0 TP + 0,0 P + 0,0 TC + 0,0 S + 0,0 E + 0,0 OT + 0,0 O


Not applicable.

The students will be able to identify the geodiversity and archaeological heritage of an area; analyze the value and threats to geodiversity and archaeological heritage; analyze national and international measures undertaken to preserve geodiversity and heritage.

General overview: geodiversity and archaeological heritage; definitions. Value and threats to geodiversity and archaeological heritage. Geodiversity and archaeological heritage conservation and management. Articulating geodiversity and archaeological heritage.

Evaluation Methodology
Continuous assessment:
Evaluation of the fieldbook (90%)
Class performance (10%)

- Gray, M. (2003). Geodiversity. (pp. 1-448). New York: Wiley & Sons

Method of interaction
Field trips and lectures.

Software used in class