Introduction to archaeology (2019/2020)

Course code
4S004605
Name of lecturer
Fabio Saggioro
Coordinator
Fabio Saggioro
Number of ECTS credits allocated
6
Academic sector
L-ANT/10 - METHODS OF ARCHAEOLOGICAL RESEARCH
Language of instruction
Italian
Location
VERONA
Period
Sem 1A dal Sep 23, 2019 al Oct 31, 2019.

Lesson timetable

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Learning outcomes

The course provides an overview of the archaeological disciplines through an introduction to the methods, strategies and to the role and meaning of archeology in present society.

Syllabus

The topics discussed during the lectures will be:

- Archeology and society: the significance of the archaeological site and its public;

- Archaeological investigations: methods and techniques;

- Computer science and archeology;

- Landscape and archeology;

- Archeology: job and perspectives in Cultural Heritage.

Assessment methods and criteria



The exam will be carried out in two phases: a written test which will be illustrated during the course (2 /4 questions) which will allow access to a short interview to verify the general knowledge of the discipline and the correct use of the terminology.