Excavation, Recording and Analysis Methods

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


Not applicable.

The students should familiarise themselves with the practical and methodological aspects of excavation in office and laboratory based on the excavation project of the archaeological site at Ribeira da Atalaia (Lower, Middle and Upper Palaeolithic).

I ? Research and fieldwork planning
II ? Lab and field methodology
III - Logistics and budget planning
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(preferably related with the theme of the first interdisciplinary essay)


Method of interaction
Theoretical and practical lessons.

Software used in class