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An Introduction to Archaeology  


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Course Summary

Code: AZH6BA67  

Starting: Saturday 03 September 2022 

Duration: 1 sessions over 1 week(s)

Start Time: 10:00 

Location: Chester House Estate  

Cost: F= £38.00; R= £14.90  

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Frequently Asked Questions




This course is an introduction to the fascinating discipline of archaeology. The course explores the birth and development of archaeology as a discipline, looking at the methods used to retrieve information about the past and how these, like our understanding of the past, has changed over time. The course aims to set out the basics of dating material and sites, using case studies drawn from British sites of the prehistoric, Roman, and Medieval periods to explain the techniques and methods used to research, excavate, record, and interpret the past. This course will be of interest for anyone who is fascinated by past times. The course is divided into two sessions, with a break for lunch (not provided).  


Time and duration

Start Date: 03 September 2022
Start Time: 10:00
Day: Saturday Morning
Session Duration: 06:00
Number of Sessions: 1


Chester House Estate  
Claudius Way  
NN8 2DH  

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