Excavation, recording and analysis methods

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

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The students will familiarise themselves with the practical and methodological aspects of excavation work as well as in-office and laboratory techniques based on the real excavation project in course at the archaelogical site of Ribeira da Atalaia (Lower, Middle and Upper Palaeolithic)

I ? Research and fieldwork planning
II ? Lab and field methodology
III ? Logistics and budgeting
IV ? Excavation report
V - Practical class at the Ribeira da Atalaia site.

Evaluation Methodology
Design a research or intervention plan for an archaeological site, region or archaeological collection (preferentially related with the thematic of the first essay)

- Barker, P. (1993). Techniques of Archaeological Excavation. London: Bt Batsford

Method of interaction
Theoretical and practical

Software used in class