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An Introduction to Archaeology  


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Course Summary

Code: SZH6BA25  

Starting: Saturday 21 January 2023 

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 world of archaeology. The course explores the birth and development of archaeology as a discipline, looking at some of 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 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: 21 January 2023
Start Time: 10:00
Day: Saturday Morning
Session Duration: 06:00
Number of Sessions: 1


Chester House Estate  
Higham Road  
NN29 7EZ  

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