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 007: Dig in the Roman City of Sanisera and GIS applied in Archaeology

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What you will learn ?

In the Fieldwork

  • Dig in the SaniseraHow to dig and which archaeological techniques are used.

  • Use and handling of the tools that are used during the excavation process.

  • Basic principles of stratigraphy.

  • Recording the data obtained during the excavation using the Harris Method.

  • Practice on the recognition of archaeological materials and Roman finds from the II century B.C. - VI A.D.

  • Basic procedures for sample collection.

In the Laboratory

  • Dig in the SaniseraStudy and typological classification of archaeological objects of Roman archaeology: ceramics, numismatics, faunal remains, metals and glass.

  • Relative dating based on the classification of archaeological objects discovered in stratigraphic sequence.

  • Learning, handling and practices with ArcGIS software.

  • Design, preparation and management of archaeological information in a GIS platform using ArcGIS.

 

Theory

  • History, archaeology, economy and culture of the Roman civilization.

  • Introduction to the History of the Sanisera Site.

  • Minorcan archaeology before the Roman conquest of the Balearic Islands.

 


 



General Information What you will learn 
Useful Information Staff Sess. & Cost