Category Archives: Fieldwork Opportunity

Fieldwork Opportunity: “la Biagiola” Archaeology fieldschool 2017

“la Biagiola” Summer School, Archaeological Fieldwork in Sovana di Sorano (GR) Tuscany, Italy for summer 2017.

An exciting seven-week program uncovering ancient Etruscan, Roman, and Lombard civilization!

The “la Biagiola” program is open to any archaeology or anthropology students, or simply to students interested in learning more about the subject. We provide an exciting opportunity for a first-hand experience in archaeological fieldwork. You’ll take part in the exploration of an ancient site in Tuscany, working alongside expert archaeologists and foreign students.

The school also provide a complete formation in standing building archaeology, survey and medieval castles studies. This program is offered in collaboration with the cultural heritage office of Tuscany, the regional authority that manages archaeological sites and monuments. In addition to the archaeological experience, you will be able to enjoy a wide range of cultural sites, historic monuments, and natural sites of Tuscany.

For further information, visit www.culturaterritorio.org, or contact me at info@culturaterritorio.org.

Fieldwork Opportunity: School of Archaeology in Abruzzo (Italy)

School of Archaeology  in Abruzzo (Italy) – summer program 2017

A new call for applications is now open for the summer program of the Archaeological School in Abruzzo (Italy) 2017 organized by University of Pisa.

After the positive results obtained in the previous years, also this year the university of Pisa with the important collaboration of the Superintendence for the Archaeological Heritage of Abruzzo and with the support of other centers and Universities: University of Lecce, ICCOM-CNR U.O.S. of Pisa and INGV of Rome has chosen to continue supporting this summer program.

The aim of the school is to increase awareness and competencies about archaeological and methodological issues through an intensive four weeks program of lectures, laboratory experiences and field activities.

This program is a new approach in studying and understanding of ancient civilizations and offers its participants a diachronic (multi-period) approach to the study of archaeology. The school gives to the students the opportunity to  work in two different excavations and practise different archaeological research methods. With this program, students will gain the skills and a deeper knowledge of the archaeology from the prehistoric to the roman period.

The school will last from July 9th to August 6th 2017
The registration deadline is May 3th 2017

Each participant will earn 10 undergraduate credits and a certificate of participation through the University of Pisa.

Costs includes all the school activities, accommodation and meals.
We would appreciate if you could share the information about our program with your  students
Please don’t hesitate to contact our staff:  summerschool.abruzzo@arch.unipi.it

For more information and to apply visit our:
Official website at: http://www.cfs.unipi.it/summerschool-abruzzo/
Facebook page at:https://www.facebook.com/SummerSchoolAbruzzo/