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Experimental Archaeology & Material Culture

GradDip Experimental Archaeology & Material Culture

Graduate Taught (level 9 nfq, credits 60)
Experimental archaeology can be defined as the reconstruction of past buildings, technologies, things and environmental contexts so as to enable a better understanding of the character and role of materiality and material culture in peoples lives.
It may also involve innovative, experiential interrogations of past lifeways and material culture, so as to explore and understand how people interact with each other and the world.

Duration

1 Years Full Time, 2 Years Part Time

Number of credits

60 credits

Further enquiries

Email: graduatestudies@ucd.ie
Telephone: +353 (0)1 716 4043

Subjects taught

Stage 1: Core

Archaeological Field & Laboratory Techniques
ARCH40770

Investigating Materials & Objects
ARCH40820

Communicating Heritage
ARCH40830

Expt Arch: Principles&Practice
ARCH40840

Practical Experimental Archaeology
ARCH40850

Research Project Skills
ARCH40860

Food Evolutions
ARCH41160

Stage 1: Option

Combat Archaeology
ARCH30170

Archaeology of Food
ARCH30360

Experiment Archaeology & Ancient Technologies
ARCH30500

Heritage Management
ARCH30510

Archaeology and the Public: Past Meets Present
ARCH30520

Early Medieval Europe: Social identity and Belonging AD 400-1100
ARCH30530

Wetland Archaeology
ARCH30540

Archaeology of Minoan Crete
ARCH30550

Adoption of Agriculture
ARCH30560

Feudal castles and Gothic cathedrals: building medieval Europe, AD1000-1500
ARCH30600

New perspectives on the Historical Archaeology of Ireland
ARCH40720

Research Prehistoric Archaeology.
ARCH40730

Introduction to GIS and Spatial Methods in Archaeology
ARCH40870

Advanced GIS in Archaeology and Heritage
ARCH40880

Cultural Heritage
ARCH40990

Heritage Marketing, Market Research & Management
ARCH41010

Historic Urban Landscapes
ARCH41080

Comment

Who should apply?
Full Time option suitable for:

Domestic(EEA) applicants: Yes
International (Non EEA) applicants currently residing outside of the EEA Region. Yes

Part Time option suitable for:

Domestic(EEA) applicants: Yes
International (Non EEA) applicants currently residing outside of the EEA Region. No

Application date

FT (W373) PT (W374)
Deadline: Rolling

Courses will remain open until such time as all places have been filled, therefore early application is advised.

Enrolment and start dates

Next Intake: 2018/2019 September

* Courses will remain open until such time as all places have been filled, therefore early application is advised.

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