HNAB0102EU  Practical Archaeology 2

Volume 2019/2020

Nærorientalske oldtidskulturer på BA-niveau med centralt fag i Assyriologi, Nærorientalsk arkæologi eller ægyptologi, 2015

Fagstudieordning for bachelortilvalg på assyriologi, nærorientalsk arkæologi og ægyptologi, 2019


The course builds on the students' practical experience from the field school, where the students have tried out and experienced the methods and techniques that were taught in the course Practical Archaeology 1. This includes, among other things, excavation and reconnaissance techniques, drawing, surveying and recording, material analysis and typology. The course also involves the students in post-excavation work such as data recording and further processing of the data from the ToRS archaeological field-school.

Active participation and assignment submission are mandatory. Active participation includes having taken part in the field-school and a minimum of 50 % presence in the course.

Learning Outcome

BA 2015-ordning:
Arkæologisk praksis (aktivitetskode HNAB00441E)

BA 2019-tilvalgsordning:
Arkæologisk praksis 2(aktivitetskode XXXXXXXXX)


Selected literature, rapports on excavation results, documentation and archaeological material

The course Practical Archaeology 1 needs to have been passed. For tilvalg students, please ask for information.
Lectures, discussions, practical exercises, assignments and excursions
Type of assessment
  • Category
  • Hours
  • Lectures
  • 20
  • Preparation
  • 204,5
  • Excursions
  • 8
  • Exam
  • 10
  • Practical exercises
  • 18
  • Project work
  • 150
  • Guidance
  • 2
  • Total
  • 412,5