Debates in Contemporary Archaeological Research

Module code: AR1013
Module co-ordinator: Dr Mark Gillings

Teaching and learning methods

  • An initial two-hour lecture introducing themes in archaeological research
  • 9 one-hour lectures delivered by school staff, describing their ongoing research projects
  • 9 one-hour seminars discussing published results of this work
  • 1 two-hour concluding lecture introducing students to field school
  • 128 hours guided independent study

Assessment methods

  • Critique of published research article, 1,500 words (40%)
  • Research grant application, 2,000 words (60%)