An Introduction to Archaeology

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Ever wondered how archaeology actually works? An introduction to archaeological methods in a warm dry classroom! We will be taking an introductory look at all angles of archaeology from excavation to scientific dating methods, from human bone analysis to pottery, landscape archaeology to LIDAR. Including a session on the basics of Shetland archaeology. No previous experience needed, this will be a fun introduction to the subject with plenty of discussion.

Tutor: Dr Esther Renwick
Venue: Islesburgh Community Centre
Duration / Dates: Saturdays for 4 weeks starting 29 February 2020
Times: 1pm - 3pm
Cost: £34.96 / £18.48c
Category:
  • Shetland heritage
Type:
  • Day Classes
  • The Scotish Goverment
  • Shetland Island Council
  • Learn Direct Scotland