SG 438 – BSc in Applied Archaeology

Area:
Sligo
Price: -
Type:
CAO and Third Level

Course description

CAO CODE: SG438 This ordinary degree course comprises an analysis of the past 10,000 years of human activity in Ireland ranging from the nomadic hunter gatherers of the Mesolithic Era through to the industrial archaeology of the 18th and 19th centuries. The unique nature of this course emphasises scientific archaeological techniques and applied field skills. • Topographical survey skills • Geophysical survey skills • Excavation skills • Geographical Information Systems • Analysis of human bones • Conservation skills • Computing in archaeology • Scientific analysis of artifacts