Category Archives: Fieldwork Opportunity

Fieldwork Opportunity: Sa Cudia Cremada Field School

Mediterranean Archaeology in Menorca
(Balearic Islands, Spain) 2017 Campaign

DIG IN A PREHISTORIC SANCTUARY IN THE MEDITERRANEAN WHILE LEARNING PROPER EXCAVATION TECHNIQUES AND MUCH MORE!

Session# 1: September 4th-15th
Session # 2: September 18th-29th

2-week course in a Protohistoric archaeological site in a unique Mediterranean island
You will learn about: Fieldwork methods, Lab work, Indigenous, Punic and Roman Archaeology
You will explore: Mediterranean Nature, Culture, History, Geology and Traditions

Fieldwork
The main aim of fieldwork is that of approaching the talaiotic culture to students through different tasks related to an archaeological excavation. Fieldwork will be combined with lab work, lectures, workshops as well as excursions to discover the natural environment of an island which was declared Reserve of the Biosphere by the UNESCO in 1993.

The Field School
For 2017 Sa Cudia Cremada Field School offers archaeological courses for students interested in gaining first–hand experience on fieldwork and laboratory tasks. We welcome university students, professionals as well as everybody who is interested in Archaeology and Mediterranean Protohistory (Iron Age). Thus, previous experience on the subject in not required. 2017 courses will take place in several sessions with a length of 2 weeks each. During the course, students will dig in the settlement’s sanctuary during the first half of the day, whereas the second part will be devoted to lectures, laboratory tasks and workshops.

Fees and Contact Information
2-week course: 790 Euro, including: fees, course materials, pick-up service upon arrival to Menorca’s airport, accommodation, daily transportation to the site/ the accommodation, accident insurance, snack during school time (sandwich, juice, fruits), lectures with specialists on Biological Anthropology, Zooarchaeology, Restoration, etc., workshops on Archaeological documentation and Photogrammetry, and weekly excursions (entrance to museums and archaeological sites including on the price).
Join us for 2 sessions (4 weeks) and pay only 1200 Euro! (Transportation to/from Menorca and meals outside school time are not included).

Find more information in the Sa Cudia Cremada Field School 2017 brochure.

Contact: sacudiafieldschool@gmail.com
Facebook: www.facebook.com/cudiacremada
Twitter: https://twitter.com/SaCudiaCremada
Skype: sacudiafieldschool

Fieldwork Opportunity: Italy – Application Deadline January 31, 2017

Fieldwork opportunities in Italy through the Leiden University Landscapes of Early Roman Colonization project.

For students without prior field experience

For more experienced students:

In general about the project as a whole of which these three surveys are part: http://landscapesofearlyromancolonization.com

Fieldwork Opportunity: Balkan Heritage Fields School 2017

Dear colleagues, partners, students and friends,

I am pleased to announce that the Balkan Heritage Field School (BHFS) has just opened the application session for the first available projects in the next field school season in 2017!

You can find more detailed information about the available field schools and offers in our brochure and poster for Season 2017.

The available projects/courses take place at different excavation sites and historic places in Bulgaria and Republic of Macedonia related to all major cultures and civilizations that once existed in the Balkans; starting with the first Neolithic farmers in Europe and Europe’s first civilization in the Copper Age, the collapsing Late Bronze Age civilizations of the Aegean, followed by the Ancient Greek, Thracian, Roman, Byzantine, Bulgarian, and Ottoman civilizations. Along with the excavation projects, there are conservation workshops/courses currently available on ancient Greek pottery, Roman and Late Antique pottery and glassware, mosaics and wall-paintings based on work with authentic artifacts.

New projects in maritime archaeology, vernacular Balkan architecture, conservation of artifacts in Greece, as well as a new Roman dig in Montenegro will be available in the upcoming weeks. Be sure to check out our website at: http://www.bhfieldschool.org for news, exciting surprises and great deals for the new season!

Academic credits are available upon request to students participating in the BHFS through our academic partners in EU, USA and Canada.

Sincerely,

DR. EVA TODOROVA
Admission Office

BALKAN HERITAGE FIELD SCHOOL
7 Tulovo, 5th Floor, Apt.7,
1504 Sofia, Bulgaria
+359 877 725 052

Fieldwork Opportunity: Sanisera Archaeology Institute Field Schools

2017 Courses

Hello Everyone,

We are proud to inform that our offer for 2017 is ready! We would like to get everyone involved in our archaeology adventures, for that reason we offer you more than 20 international programs focusing on archaeology, anthropology, GIS, underwater archaeology, archaeological techniques of drawing, photography and digital illustration, conservation, art, museums and archaeological film (http://archaeology.institute/sanisera-archaeology-institute-courses.asp ).

Don´t miss our new courses in digital ilustration, drawing and photography that will make you a valuable asset for any project that you part take in.

http://archaeology.institute/sanisera -archaeology-institute-courses-laboratory-category.asp

We love challenges at Sanisera so this year we will be also flying to Berlin to unlock the secrets of Nefertiti and Babylon.

http://archaeology.institute/044-discover-the-museums-in-berlin-and-dig-in-the-roman-city-of-sanisera.asp

And don´t worry about your credits we will work with your university in order to get them for you!

Don’t hesitate to apply as soon as posible by clicking on the link below as the spaces are limited:

http://archaeology.institute/sanisera-archaeology-institute-application-form.asp:

Please contact us for any inquiries of questions that you may have.

 

Kind regards,

 

Fernando Contreras
Director of the Institution
Sanisera Archaeology Institute
for International Field Schools

Webpage: http://archaeology.institute
Email: sanisera@arrakis.es
Phone: +1 347 8710963
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sanisera

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Fieldwork Opportunity: Kom al-Ahmer – Kom Wasit Archaeological Project

The Kom al-Ahmer – Kom Wasit Archaeological Project is planning its next excavation season between April and May 2017. The mission is based in the Western Delta of Egypt, 50 km SW of Alexandria, and is currently accepting applicants. Please find attached the flyer illustrating more details regarding the next excavation campaign. Archaeologists and young Egyptologists interested in participating and taking part in the project are encouraged to contact us (all contact information is listed on the flyer).

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