Archaeology, Human Behaviour and Integrated Land Management.


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



A. Characterization of the species and its behaviour dynamics.
B. Epistemological characterization of archaeology.
C. Society's dynamics and theoretical models.
D. Cultural Integratd Territorial Management.

1. What are we?
2. What is archaeology?
3. The contemporary world, new global/local and economy/culture dynamics and archaeology.
4. Basic concepts of ITM.
5. Evolution of theoretical models on TM in the last century.
6. Importance of technology.
7. Principles of ITM.
8. A new framework of reference.

Evaluation Methodology
Essay preparation. Possibility of exam.

- Oosterbeek, L. (2007). Arqueologia, património e gestão do território : polémicas. (Vol. 1). eRECHIM: Habilis
- Para além da Gestão Patrimonial: uma nova relação da Arqueologia com o Território.(2017, 0 de ---). Arqueologia em Portugal. 2017 - Estado da Questão, pp. 2015-225.

Method of interaction
Lectures on structuring themes of research and open problems complemented by the discussion in class and preparation of a group essay.

Software used in class