Geoarchaeology Seminar

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

6 ECTS; 1º Ano, Anual, 8,0 T + 4,0 TP + 4,0 P + 24,0 S



In-depth study of geoarchaeological themes and issues. Archaeometric analyses.

Sediment transport, Miall facies, provenance of materials, climatic indicators will be some of the topics covered. Use and interpretation of XRF and FTIR analysis. Dating methods in different contexts and sample collection.

Evaluation Methodology
Assignment or exam


Method of interaction
Application in practical work, individually or as aprt of a group, of the concepts already acquired

Software used in class