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 012: Discover Amphora & Shipwrecks in the Underwater Port of Sanitja & GIS Applied in Archaeology

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In the Fieldwork

  • An amphora in Sanitja PortHow to survey and which archaeological techniques are used.

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

  • Recording data obtained during the survey.

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

In the Laboratory

  • Students in Gis applied archaeology classRecording data obtained during the survey -diary and systematic methodology sheets-.

  • Study and typological classification of archaeological Roman objects discovered during the underwater survey.

  • Relative dating based on the classification of the archaeological objects discovered during the survey.

  • Learning, handling and practices with ArcGIS software.

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



  • Underwater Archaeological background of Sanisera.

  • Ancient trade in Sanisera and the Western Mediterranean Sea.

  • Ancient navigation on the Western Mediterranean Sea.

  • Modern sail merchant ships (centuries 16th - 20th).






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Useful Information Staff Sess. & Cost