Fieldschool (University of Leicester)

Module code: AR2560

What is archaeology without getting your hands dirty? In this module you undertake archaeological fieldwork which will enable you to:

  • Identify and discuss the central components of modern archaeological fieldwork.
  • Identify and discuss basic classes of archaeological material culture.
  • Perform basic methods and techniques used in modern field archaeology, including excavation and field recording.
  • Demonstrate the application of individual and teamwork skills through the Field School.
  • Apply written communication, IT and information handling skills through collation and presentation of a portfolio.