Drawing on a range of expertise in prehistoric and historic landscapes, the MA (Landscape Archaeology) offers an intensive one-year programme in landscape archaeology. The course provides a critical understanding of the study and interpretation of landscapes, and their components, character and relevance. Landscape has become an increasingly significant concept in modern Ireland, and is a central part of both academic research and contemporary heritage management.
The course comprises six modules:
Landscape perspectivestheory of landscape studies
Interpreting landscapesreading archaeological landscapes
GIS and Landscape Archaeology
Managing landscapesarchaeological landscapes and planning
Investigating landscapesmethods and sources
Presenting landscapesfield school.