Archaeology of Rock Art

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

- Sara Liliana Magalhães Barbosa Garcês

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An introduction to the Archaeology of Rock Art. On completion of this module, the students should be familiar with such concepts as style, figure, stratigraphy, chronology and time frame.

1. The rock art as an archaeological artifact. 2. The history of learning methods. 3. Dating methods. 4. Style and stage concepts. 5. Figure and scene. Stratigraphy in rock art.

Evaluation Methodology
Continuous assessment. Preparation of a small group work with oral presentation.


Method of interaction
Theoretical and practical sessions supported by internet resources.

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