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AN209 – Introduction to Field Archaeology (CL222)

An archaeological excavation in Menorca, Spain.


Associate Professor, Chair Sanjaya Thakur email

In Introduction to Field Archaeology, students will spend the block excavating at the Roman site of Sanisera on the island of Menorca, Spain. Receiving intensive introduction on basic aspects of field excavation techniques, students will apply their new skills by participating in an active excavation. Additionally, the course includes lectures on Roman archaeology, immersion into the history of Menorca through organized excursions, and laboratory time in which students will learn how to process, classify, and study excavated material.

Prerequisite: COI & taught in Menorca, Spain ~program fee + airfare

Also listed as: CL222